Palo Alto High School's sports news magazine

The Viking Magazine

Palo Alto High School's sports news magazine

The Viking Magazine

Palo Alto High School's sports news magazine

The Viking Magazine

Photo by Sophia Cummings

Paly Girls Soccer ties Santa Clara, 2-2

Oliver Marburg January 19, 2022

The Paly Girl’s soccer game against Santa Clara on Wednesday evening ended in a 2-2 draw. Payton Anderson (’23) and Mariana Kessinger (’22) were the goal scorers for the Vikings.  Santa Clara is...

Photo Courtesy of Karen Hickey

Paly Boys Soccer Loses to Mountain View 2-0

Ivan Ijzerman, Staff Writer January 15, 2022

The Paly boys soccer team lost a fairly evenly matched game against the Mountain View Spartans at home on Friday. The Spartans, who currently lead the league, won 2-0, leaving Paly with a hard-fought loss.  Both...

Matt Corrigan (22) going for a block. Photo Courtesy of Karen Hickey.

Boys Basketball Season Preview 2021

After a mediocre season last year, the Paly boys basketball team looks to get back to their winning culture this season as the seniors look to take more wins this year. They look to redeem themselves after...

Skating To Success

Skating To Success

Sofia Leva and JJ Stoen December 13, 2021

When most people think of figure skating, they think of dancing on ice— not a complex sport with many technical components. Emma Zhang, a longtime skater, knows the sport is much more than sliding across...

Wrestling Season Preview

Owen Bittinger, Jackson Martin, and Josh Donaker December 12, 2021

After an incomplete season in 2020-21, Paly wrestling is back in full swing with their first tournament starting on December 4th. After a year off the entire team is very excited to be able to compete...

Palo Alto boys varsity soccer defeats Wilcox 2-1

Elizabeth Fetter December 8, 2021

The Palo Alto High School boys Varsity soccer team bested the formidable Wilcox High School’s team yesterday evening, 2-1.   The game started off somewhat poorly for the vikes, when Wilcox...

Girls Basketball Season Preview

Girls Basketball Season Preview

After a shortened season last year due to the pandemic, the varsity girls basketball season is back in full swing. They’re looking to become back-to-back league champions after finishing last season...

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Girls Soccer Season Preview

After a 6th place SCVAL finish last season, Paly Girls Soccer is looking to bounce back this winter. They have now played 2 pre-season games, losing 0-2 to Woodside and winning 2-0 against Hillsdale.  “Even...

Boys Soccer Season Preview

Boys Soccer Season Preview

Roei Ziv, Elizabeth Fetter, Zach Hayward, and Ivan Ijzerman December 6, 2021

The Paly boys soccer team, after coming off an underwhelming shortened season due to COVID-19 are excited to see what this season brings. With a mostly new varsity roster with two junior goalies Charlie...

Paly Boys Soccer Loses to Menlo 2-1

Elizabeth Fetter December 6, 2021

Paly boys suffered a tough loss to Menlo High School Friday, December 3rd.    Senior Captain Jaron Major scored an early goal for Paly.    “Jarons goal in the second minute was...

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