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Girls’ Soccer Defeats St. Francis 1-0

Girls’ Soccer Defeats St. Francis 1-0

Maria Fletcher, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Soccer - Girls, Top Stories, Winter Sports

The girls’ soccer team faced the Lancers for their third preseason game, taking them 1-0 with an early goal by Venus Sandoval (‘19). Monday’s game was the first home game of the season, and the win bodes well for the rest of the season. “It was a tricky game, but the girls played tremen...

Girls’ Water Polo ends season in semi-final match, losing 12-6 to Mountain View

Girls’ Water Polo ends season in semi-final match, losing 12-6 to Mountain View

Maria Fletcher, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Water Polo - Girls

The girl’s water polo team had an intense final game against Mountain View on Tuesday, playing tough but in the end losing 12-6 to the Spartans. Tuesday’s game was the last one of the season, as this was the semi-final match of CCS playoffs. Mountain View is top in the league right now and slat...

Girls Tennis Team falls to Los Gatos 5-2

Stan de Martel and Ryan Strathearn

October 3, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

The Vikes girls tennis team falls to the Los Gatos Wildcats,  5-2.   The lineup for doubles was Rachel Owens (‘21) and Claire Li (‘21) playing together, other seniors Emma Cockerell (‘18) and Mailinh Truong (‘18) paired up, and  Myra Xu (21’) and Gwyneth Wong (‘21) on...

Girls Tennis Falls to Saratoga 4-3

Sabrina Hall and Ryan Strathearn

September 28, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Tennis - Girls

The Lady Vikes suffered a close loss to the Saratoga Falcons this afternoon after coming up short 4-3. The girls’ overall record for the season is still an impressive 7-5, but this latest defeat brought their league record to a losing 2-3.   Maddi Page (‘21) and Anya Yakimento (‘21) both played stron...

The Lady Vikes tennis team defeats Lynbrook High School 5-2

The Lady Vikes tennis team defeats Lynbrook High School 5-2

Ryan Strathearn, Executive Junior Staff Writer

September 21, 2017


Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

The Lady Vikes Triumph over Lynbrook High School with a score of 5-2. The team improved their league record to 2-1 and their overall record to 7-3. Playing singles one for the Vikes was Claire Li (21), singles two was Maddie Page (21), singles three was Anuva Banwasi (20), and at singles four was Is...

Lady Vikes Tennis team defeated by Sacred Heart 4-3

Stan de Martel, Copy Editor

September 7, 2017


Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

The lady vikes tennis team came up short, losing a close one to Sacred Heart 4-3. The lineup was the same as last game, with Maddi Page (‘21) playing Sacred Heart’s number one player, Claire Li (‘20) playing their second player, Anya Yakimenko (‘21) playing the number three player and Isa Co...

Preview: Girls’ Lacrosse vs. Los Gatos 4/13

Preview: Girls’ Lacrosse vs. Los Gatos 4/13

Patrick McIntosh

April 13, 2017


Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Preview, Top Stories

The Palo Alto High School girls lacrosse team were upset earlier this week to major rival Los Gatos. This was their first of the season.   As the girls team looks to rebound, they immediately get a second chance with the Wildcats of Los Gatos this Friday night. The young team aims to prove ...

Baseball wins 3-0 over Homestead behind Chang throwing a two-hit shutout

Baseball wins 3-0 over Homestead behind Chang throwing a two-hit shutout

Bryan Look

March 29, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories

On Wednesday, Baseball moved to 7-0 in league play by beating Homestead at home, 3-0, lead by starting pitcher Ryan Chang (‘17) throwing a two-hit shutout.   Baseball came into this season with lofty expectations, but struggled to find their groove as they lost two of their first three g...

Girls’ basketball dominates Saratoga 81-46 in Coach Scott Peters’ 200th win

Girls’ basketball dominates Saratoga 81-46 in Coach Scott Peters’ 200th win

Bryan Look, Business Manager

January 13, 2017


Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Girl’s Basketball took care of Saratoga from the three point line in what was Coach Scott Peters’s 200th career win with Palo Alto High School to move to 6-3 on the year. The Vikings got off to a hot start, starting the game on a 12-4 run. The Vikings were quite impressive shooting the ball beyond...

Lady Vikes tennis triumphs over Los Altos 4-3

Lady Vikes tennis triumphs over Los Altos 4-3

Sabrina, Staff Writer

October 26, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories

The Palo Alto High School girls’ tennis team beat Los Alto 4-3 on Tuesday afternoon in their last regular season match. Throughout the entire season, Los Altos has put up a tough fight against the Vikings and has been some of their toughest competition, but thanks to an excellent team effort, Pa...

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