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Boys Soccer Wins 1-0 Over Menlo-Atherton

Nathan Ellisen, Staff Writer

December 5, 2017


Filed under Soccer - Boys, Top Stories

The boys varsity soccer team defeated the Menlo-Atherton Bears 1-0 Tuesday at Paly. The lone goal was scored by Isaiah Schoenberger (‘19) and assisted by Marcus Ama (‘20) towards the end of the second half. The Vikings dominated most of the game, having more shots on goal and more time of ...

Girls’ Soccer Defeats St. Francis 1-0

Girls’ Soccer Defeats St. Francis 1-0

Maria Fletcher, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Soccer - Girls, Top Stories, Winter Sports

The girls’ soccer team faced the Lancers for their third preseason game, taking them 1-0 with an early goal by Venus Sandoval (‘19). Monday’s game was the first home game of the season, and the win bodes well for the rest of the season. “It was a tricky game, but the girls played tremen...

Girls’ soccer bows out in the first round of CCS

Girls’ soccer bows out in the first round of CCS

Nick Smallwood, Staff Writer

February 26, 2017


Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Paly girls’ varsity soccer fell to the Menlo-Atherton Bears on Saturday by a score of 3-0, ending the Lady Vikes previously unbeaten season. After a near perfect season, that included zero losses prior to the one suffered against the Bears, the fairytale season for the Vikings has finally come to a ...

Boys Basketball loses on Senior Night 54-49 to Los Gatos

Boys Basketball loses on Senior Night 54-49 to Los Gatos

Bryan Look, Business Manager

February 16, 2017


Filed under Basketball - Boys, Top Stories, Winter Sports

After a lovely ceremony to honor the senior athletes, boys basketball lost a disappointing game to Los Gatos by a final score of 54-49. The game started off slow; both teams were locking down the defensive end. Los Gatos hit a couple of shots at the end of the first quarter to lead 17-13 after on...

Girls’ soccer dominates Santa Clara

Girls’ soccer dominates Santa Clara

Max Jung-Goldberg, Staff Writer

February 8, 2017


Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories, Winter Sports

The girls’ soccer team crushed Santa Clara High School, 6-0, last night at Palo Alto High School. With the win the LadyVikes are now 12-0-4 overall and and 6-0-4 in league. They are at the top of the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League standings, ahead of rival Mountain View and Los Gatos, and acco...

Boys soccer falls 1-0 to Homestead High School

Boys soccer falls 1-0 to Homestead High School

Sabrina Hall, Staff Writer

February 3, 2017


Filed under Soccer - Boys, Top Stories

The Paly Vikings fell to the Homestead Mustangs 1-0 in an exciting match this Thursday afternoon. The first half was very back and forth, with both the Vikings and the Mustangs demonstrating fierce determination and athleticism. The rain throughout the half put no damper on the players’ spirits, with ...

Girls’ Soccer defeats league rival Mountain View 2-0

Girls’ Soccer defeats league rival Mountain View 2-0

Matan Ziv, Staff Writer

January 31, 2017


Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories, Winter Sports

The Viking girls’ soccer team outlasted league foe Mountain View Tuesday afternoon, going on to win 2-0 The Vikings ruled the entire first half, keeping most of the possession and not allowing Mountain View into their half of the pitch. However, the Viking’s complete control of the field did n...

Boys’ soccer defeats Los Altos 3-0

Matan Ziv and Will Strauch

January 27, 2017


Filed under Soccer - Boys, Top Stories

The Viking boys’ soccer team defeated Los Altos High School 3-0 in an entertaining match yesterday afternoon. The first few minutes were represented by complete control by the Vikes, and it took no longer than seven minutes to find a breakthrough. Jason Shorin (‘19) played a slicing throu...

Boys’ soccer triumphed over Monta Vista 6-0

Boys’ soccer triumphed over Monta Vista 6-0

Samantha Guillet, Design Editor

January 25, 2017


Filed under Soccer - Boys, Top Stories

Paly won the coin toss, giving them the ball at the start of the first half. As Monta Vista gets closer to scoring, Paly defender Nathan Seto (‘19) gets the ball to the other side of the field. Yahli Malchin (‘17) takes a shot at goal, however, the Monta Vista goalie was able to stop the ball from...

Paly boys’ basketball defeats Cupertino at home, 48-39

Paly boys’ basketball defeats Cupertino at home, 48-39

Skylar Burris and Lauren Daniel

January 21, 2017


Filed under Basketball - Boys, Top Stories

Paly boys’ basketball triumphed over Cupertino, 48-39, last night in a home game matchup. The Vikings came out strong, with Max Dorward (‘18) getting to the basket and scoring four points early in the first quarter. However, Cupertino was able to battle back and with four minutes left in the qu...

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