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Practices Begin Anew at Paly

David Gormley, Staff Writer January 20, 2021

On Friday, a CCS committee decided to allow high school teams to return to practice, and while squads are still forced to physically distance, the move has brought joy and rhythm to the lives of Paly athletes....

Twitter Trending

Twitter Trending

Tyler Stoen and Aidan Berger December 4, 2020

Since the release of Facebook in 2004, the popularity of social media has increased significantly. As a result, this surge in popularity has transformed the way that athletes communicate with fans and...

Butterfly Effect

Butterfly Effect

Jackson Bundy, Matthew Marzano, and Will DeAndre February 20, 2020

Tuck Rule Everybody knows the Tuck Rule play: young Tom Brady trying to lead a drive down the field to tie the game against the Raiders in the divisional round of the 2002 playoffs. As soon as the play...

Frida Rivera ('20) escapes a defender.

Senior Night Spoiled for Girls Soccer in 0-3 Loss

Ya'el Sarig, Editor-in-Chief February 9, 2020

Despite senior night celebrations setting a celebratory tone for the game, the girls soccer team was unable to pull away with a win to cap off the night, losing 0-3 versus Homestead this Friday to drop...

Kaella Peters scoring her second three in the second quarter.

Girls Varsity Basketball Defeats Wilcox

Hana Erickson, Staff Writer February 8, 2020

The girl’s varsity basketball teams defeats Wilcox 55-30 on Friday. The team had a game full of great defense and great cheering from their energetic bench.  The Vikings had a bit of a slow start...

Boys Soccer beats Cupertino 2-0

Boys Soccer beats Cupertino 2-0

Elif Turgut, Josh Lai, and Jenna Hickey February 7, 2020

The Paly boy’s varsity soccer team took a 2-0 win when they faced Cupertino on Wednesday, February 5. Starting the game off strong, the team kept good distribution with great passes.    The...

Dara Heydarpour ('20) prepares to strike his opponent

Paly Wrestling falls short to Los Gatos on Senior Night 44-32

James Fetter and Lincoln Bloom February 7, 2020

  It was senior night for the Paly Wrestling Thursday, and despite stellar performances from certain individuals, the Vikings came up short against league rival Los Gatos with a score of 44-32. Notable...

Battle of the Keepers

Battle of the Keepers

Jenna Hickey January 23, 2020

The stars of the match-up between Paly’s girls varsity soccer team (3-2-7) and Mountain View (5-4-3), were not the forwards but the goalies. With both goalies saving a combined 8 goals, the score...

Paly Wrestling defeats Lynbrook, 54-35

Liam Nagesh, Staff Writer January 21, 2020

Paly Co-ed wrestling blew out Lynbrook in their league play by a score of 54 to 35 at home Tuesday night. Adar Schwarzbach (‘21) led the way for Paly, pinning his opponent, keeping up his streak of...

Girls Basketball squeezes out 35-33 win over Saratoga

Girls Basketball squeezes out 35-33 win over Saratoga

Summer Daniel January 16, 2020

Girls basketball beat Saratoga 35-33 in a tightly contested match on Tuesday, Jan 14.  The match began in Paly’s favor, as the Vikings immediately snagged the lead, ending the first quarter with...

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