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Extra Year of NCAA Eligibility

Extra Year of NCAA Eligibility

Jenna Hickey and Hayden Jung-Goldberg

May 27, 2020

On Friday March 13, 2020, students walked into Palo Alto High School oblivious to what the day would bring. Around lunchtime, word started to spread that the school year would be put on pause until after spring break. A couple of weeks in, the district announced school would be closed for the rest of...

Aidan Berger Video Profile

Aidan Berger Video Profile

Joshua Kasevich, Executive Senior Staff Writer

May 22, 2019

Vikings baseball dominates Cupertino for second straight game

Hyunwoo Roh bats in an earlier game in the season against Willow Glen.

Ya'el Sarig, Staff writer

March 8, 2019

The Vikings routed Cupertino for the second straight time in three days, with a final score of 16-1 led by Hyunwoo Roh’s (’19) outstanding performance in pitching a complete game. Cupertino didn’t have much to look forward to arriving at the Paly fields; just two days before, they’d lost handily...

Casey’s No-hitter Advances Vikings to 3-2

Casey’s No-hitter Advances Vikings to 3-2

Cole Sotnick, Multimedia Director

March 6, 2019

Out of the dugout and into the gray atmosphere Dean Casey (‘20) stepped onto the mound with his eyes locked in on the catcher. His focus and determination did not wane all game as he completed one of the most impressive feats in baseball; a no-hitter. Casey led the 1-0 victory against Sacred Hea...

Baseball Rallies to Defeat Wilcox on Senior Night

Baseball Rallies to Defeat Wilcox on Senior Night

Will Strauch, Executive Senior Staff Writer

May 6, 2018

The Palo Alto Vikings baseball team defeated Wilcox by a score of 5-3 on Friday behind a fantastic pitching performance from Niko Lillios (‘18). The Vikings started the night off by celebrating their seniors for senior night in a touching ceremony. The game started off slow with both teams going scoreless in the...

Paly scores 17 unanswered runs in demolition of Milpitas

Paly scores 17 unanswered runs in demolition of Milpitas

Jared Wulbrun, Executive Senior Staff Writer

April 25, 2018

On Wednesday, baseball rolled over Milpitas behind 16 hits and a whopping 17 total runs through just 6 innings at the dish with a final score of 17-2. After the top of the first inning the Vikes were down two runs right off the bat, but bounced back by putting up six runs in the bottom half of the...

Baseball defeats Los Altos 4-2

Matan Ziv, Senior Staff Writer

April 19, 2018

The Palo Alto High School Vikings Baseball team defeated Los Altos High School 4-2 in a strong showing on Wednesday afternoon.   The Vikings were tied at two with Los Altos heading into the bottom of the sixth inning. Aidan Berger (‘21) came up to the plate and smacked in the go ahead run wi...

Rojahn, Casey dominate on the mound as Baseball wins 3-1 over Homestead

Rojahn, Casey dominate on the mound as Baseball wins 3-1 over Homestead

Bryan Look, Senior Staff Writer

April 14, 2018

In a tight pitchers duel, Baseball topped Homestead 3-1 behind a three-run bottom of the sixth to comeback and win.   With ace Spencer Rojahn (‘18) on the mound, the Vikings had to feel confident coming into the contest especially after beating Homestead 11-5 on Wednesday. Rojahn also hadn...

Baseball destroys Cupertino in 10-0 win

Baseball destroys Cupertino in 10-0 win

Will Strauch, Executive Senior Staff Writer

March 25, 2018

On Friday, Baseball defeated Cupertino by a score of 10-0 behind a strong performance from starting pitcher Spencer Rojahn (‘18) and great hitting by the entire team. Even though this game was played at Palo Alto the Vikings were technically the away team and started things off strong when Josh...

Baseball beats Cupertino behind strong 2nd Inning 9-3

Baseball beats Cupertino behind strong 2nd Inning 9-3

Jared Wulbrun, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018

On Wednesday, baseball moved to 7-3 with a win over Cupertino, 9-3, lead by a break out 2nd inning lead by a two RBI single from senior Niko Lillios (‘18). After a quiet start from the Pioneers, the Vikes got right on the board with a 1 out, 2 RBI single from 3rd baseman Josh Kasevich (‘19) foll...

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