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Girls’ lacrosse defeats Leland, 12-3

Girls’ lacrosse defeats Leland, 12-3

Austin Poore, Staff Writer

March 31, 2012


Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports

The Palo Alto High School girls’ lacrosse team beat Leland 12-3 under the lights at home last night with a shallow bench, overcoming the absences of several players. “It felt really good,” Kimmie Flather (‘12) said. “The win was great with two subs.” The Lady Vikes dominated the game...

Girls’ lacrosse falls to Cherry Creek, 20-8

Girls’ lacrosse falls to Cherry Creek, 20-8

Sammy Solomon, Staff Writer

March 27, 2012


Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The Palo Alto High School girls’ lacrosse team fell to Cherry Creek High School, 20-8 at home in an exhibition game. Cherry Creek, nine time Colorado state champions and named “Best in the West” by Lacrosse Magazine, traveled all the way from Colorado to face the lady Vikes in today’s gam...

Girls’ lacrosse beats St. Francis, 19-17

Girls’ lacrosse beats St. Francis, 19-17

Spencer Drazovich, Nora Rosati, Staff Writers

March 21, 2012


Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports, Top Stories

Paly girls’ lacrosse defeated St. Francis 19-17 tonight on a brisk evening under the home lights, propellingthe Vikings to a record of 5-1. “[The Paly girls’] played hard which is the most you can ask for.” Coach Jamie Nesbitt said. “I don’t think they were going to let them take this f...

Girls’ lacrosse beats Sacred Heart Preparatory 14-5 in season opener

Girls’ lacrosse beats Sacred Heart Preparatory 14-5 in season opener

Austin Poore, Staff Writer

March 7, 2012


Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Top Stories

The Palo Alto High School girls’ lacrosse team defeated Sacred Heart Preparatory 14-5 on a chilly Wednesday night under the lights at Paly.The Lady Vikes jumped out to an early 5-0 lead in the first 10 minutes of the game, and never looked back, dominating the Gators in all facets of the game, incl...

über ünderdog

über ünderdog

Charlotte Biffar, Staff Writers

October 11, 2011


Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Features, Lacrosse - Girls, Top Stories

There was one thing the German national team was lacking as we stood linked arm-in-arm at the opening ceremony of the U19 Lacrosse World Championship, hesitantly singing the German national anthem in front of a tremendous crowd: confidence. Although this national hymn felt unfamiliar to me, the emotions...

Female Underclassmen of the Year: Nina Kelty

Female Underclassmen of the Year: Nina Kelty

Paige Borsos and Ali Kershner, Staff Writer

June 2, 2011


Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Profiles, Soccer - Girls

This year the Female Underclassman of the Year Award goes to Nina Kelty (‘13). Kelty is a member of both the varsity soccer and varsity lacrosse teams at Paly. Her fluid athleticism allows her to dominate on both fields and become a rising star on both squads. With a perfect balance of respect,...

Girls’ lacrosse advances to finals after win over Los Gatos

Girls’ lacrosse advances to finals after win over Los Gatos

Mary Albertolle, Editor-In-Chief

May 11, 2011


Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports, Top Stories

After a quick lead, the Palo Alto High School girls' lacrosse team progresses to the playoff championship after beating Los Gatos, 15-9, today at home. The Lady Vikes jumped ahead right in the beginning when they they controlled the first few draws.  Off the draw Leigh Dairaghi ('11), Kimmie Flather...

Brief: Girls’ lacrosse eases past Saratoga on Senior Night

Brief: Girls’ lacrosse eases past Saratoga on Senior Night

Brennan Miller

May 5, 2011


Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports, Top Stories

On Senior Night at Palo Alto High School, the Lady Vikes girls’ lacrosse team cruised to any easy 12-4 victory over the Saratoga Falcons. Charlotte Biffar (’13) led the team with three goals and was closely followed by Emily Benatar (’11) who found the back of the net twice. Only eight players...

Girls’ lacrosse defeats Leland, 14-5

Girls’ lacrosse defeats Leland, 14-5

Marina Foley, Staff Writer

April 28, 2011


Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports

Palo Alto Vikings' look for a better performance and yet another win, 14-5, against Leland High School at home, Thursday night. “We definitely got the outcome we were looking for, since last time we didn’t play our best against them,” Vikings attack, Kimmie Flather said. Two early goals allowed...

Paly girls’ lacrosse crushes cross-town rival Gunn, 14-3

Brennan Miller, Staff Writer

April 20, 2011


Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports

“I had a good day and I was open a lot and just…got lucky," Leigh Dairaghi ('11) said. Well, whatever she did, it was right. The senior attacker scored four times as she led the Palo Alto High School girls' lacrosse team to a 14-3 romp of cross-town rival Gunn. Paly opened the scoring just...

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