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 courtesy of Karen Hickey

Girls Team of the Year: Basketball

Oliver Marburg and JJ Stoen May 18, 2022

After an 18 game winning streak and first place De Anza League finish, the girls varsity basketball team broke Paly history as the first girls basketball team to both compete and win in the CCS Open division...

Courtesy of Celeste Bates

Girls Basketball Wins against Homestead 48-46

Grace Li, Photo Editor February 5, 2022

Girls Basketball beat Homestead 48-46 in a home game. The team worked extremely hard to achieve this win.   “It was a super intense game especially in the 4th quarter once the score got really...

Paly Girls Basketball Takes Sixteenth Win Against Wilcox

Sophia Cummings, Staff Writer February 4, 2022

  The Paly girls basketball team ran the show this past Wednesday during their matchup against Wilcox High School, with a blow-out score of 69-16.  The Vikings came out firing, managing...

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...

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...

Girls Basketball squeezes out 35-33 win over Saratoga

Girls Basketball squeezes out 35-33 win over Saratoga

Summer Daniel January 17, 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...

Upperclassman Girl of the Year: Carly Leong

Summer Daniel and Nathan Seto February 25, 2019

Carly Leong (‘18) has been a member of Paly’s Varsity girls basketball team for all four years, yet her basketball journey began long before her freshman year. She started playing basketball when...

Girls Basketball Defeats Saratoga 51-40 on Senior Night

Girls Basketball Defeats Saratoga 51-40 on Senior Night

Summer Daniel, Business Manager February 13, 2019

Palo Alto girls basketball defeated Saratoga monday on senior night, beating them 51-40 and taking 1st place in the SCVAL De Anza Division. Coming into the game, Paly had two main goals: winning to...

Carly Martin (21) challenging her defender.

Vikings triumph over Cupertino 55-36

Mallory Kuppe, Multimedia Editor January 30, 2019

In tonight's match-up against Cupertino, Paly had to come in ready for anything. The Vikes have their eyes set on maintaining their league domination and with the Pioneers ranked third in league, this...

Girls Basketball Takes A Win Against Mountain View 62-36

Girls Basketball Takes A Win Against Mountain View 62-36

Sofie Vogel and Mallory kuppe January 29, 2019

Girls Basketball takes on Mountain View with an impressive win of 62-36. Going into the game, the team was missing one of their teammates Ellie Jeffries ('19), who was out due to sickness which really...

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