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Vikings Badminton falls to Cupertino 21-9

Vikings Badminton falls to Cupertino 21-9

Josh Lai, Staff Writer

March 7, 2019

The Vikings’ badminton team lost their league matchup against Cupertino Pioneers by a score of 21-9 on Thursday afternoon. The matchup was their second game of the season and it ended in another unfortunate result. Finishing the past season with a poor 2-10 record, the team hopes to bring some ...

Badminton loses 18-12 against Gunn in Nail-Biter

Jason Shorin, Staff Writer

April 22, 2018

Paly Badminton lost to rival Gunn 18-12 on Thursday. It marked a string of tough luck defeats as the team is now 1-7 on the season, but five of those losses have been decided by a single match. Although the team hasn’t experienced any injury losses, they still lost Michael Chau from last season who w...

Paly Badminton suffers loss to Monta Vista 9-21

Paly Badminton suffers loss to Monta Vista 9-21

Peter Snodgrass, Co-Columnist and Co-Multimedia Editor

April 21, 2016

Paly Badminton lost to undefeated Monta Vista high school 9-21, bringing their season record to 4-5.   “Monta Vista is a very tough opponent due to their program and off season training.  It is difficult for Paly to emulate Monta Vista’s success because people at Paly do so much,” ...

Palo Alto athletes power through spring season (recaps)

The Viking Staff

October 10, 2011

The Palo Alto High School varsity baseball team started its season off strong after a recent history of rocky seasons. The Vikings are first in league play so far, with a 8-0 record and a 12-3 overall record. In his first year at Paly, head coach Eric Raich has focused the team on pitching and defense. The...

Badminton redeems itself, beats Mountain View 18-12

Peter Dennis and Matt Lam

May 5, 2011

After losing to Mountain View High School 16-14, the Palo Alto High School badminton team cruised to a 18-12 victory over the Spartans on April 21 at Paly. Paly's victory was led by the duo of Gavin Chan ('13) and Michael Wang ('13) in number one doubles, who defeated Eric Liu and Darius Goh in...

Paly Badminton beats Homestead

Peter Dennis and Matt Lam

April 8, 2011

The Palo Alto High School badminton team beat Homestead on the Vikings' home court on Thursday. "We really brought our game to the court yesterday," Alex Carter ('12) said. "Homestead didn't know what hit them. They came in expecting to win but we had major upsets in all division." Paly won with...

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