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Senior Night Spoiled for Girls Soccer in 0-3 Loss

Frida Rivera ('20) escapes a defender.

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 to 5-4-7 overall this year.  The festivities were short-lived. Homestead dominated the game f...

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 remained 0-0 at the end of the game.  Mountain View came out strong making two shots immediately in the first two minutes. Pal...

Girls Varsity Soccer Defeats Saratoga 3-0

SOCCER STAR — Mariana Kessinger takes a shot on goal vs Saratoga.

Vijay Homan, Staff Writer

January 16, 2020

The Paly Varsity Girls Soccer team defeated Saratoga on Wednesday by a score of 3-0, thanks to the heroics of star sophomore Mariana Kessinger. The game started off with a bang, as Kessinger scored in the first few minutes to give her team an immediate lead. Throughout the first half, the ball was most...

Photos of the Week

Marc Mbia(20') tries to convert a cross in Paly's 3-1 win over Los Gatos

David Hickey, Photo Editor

February 13, 2019


Girls Soccer Team Falls to Mitty 4-0

Girls Soccer Team Falls to Mitty 4-0

Dexter Gormley

December 7, 2018

After a physical game last night, the Paly girls soccer team fell to Archbishop Mitty 4-0 in their 4th game this year.  Last season, Mitty beat Paly in the CCS semi-finals, knocking them out of contention for the championship. Mitty has proved themselves to be a good team but the Vikings put up a g...

Girls Soccer Loses to Mitty in C.C.S Open Semifinal

Girls Soccer Loses to Mitty in C.C.S Open Semifinal

Max Jung-Goldberg, News Editor

March 1, 2018

Girls soccer lost to Archbishop Mitty, 4-0, in the C.C.S Open Division tournament semifinal game on Tuesday at Fremont High School. The Monarchs took control of the game early scoring their first goal within the first five minutes and proceeded to score again at the end of the first half. They scored...

Girls Soccer Beats Pioneer 2-0 in CCS Playoffs

Girls Soccer Beats Pioneer 2-0 in CCS Playoffs

Will DeAndre, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018

This Saturday the Girls Varsity Soccer team defeated the Pioneer Mustangs by a score of 2-0 behind goals from Frida Rivera (‘20) and Ally Scheve (‘18). This win means that the Vikings will advance to the semi-finals of the CCS open-division playoffs. Early in the 13th minute of the game Rivera ...

Previewing Winter Sports Postseason

Previewing Winter Sports Postseason

Bryan Look, Editor-in-Chief

February 20, 2018

Boys Basketball (18-2, 12-0) After winning the SCVAL title and being selected as the #3 seed in the CCS Open Division tournament, boys basketball looks to make a run at the open division title. “I want to win Open,” Will Schlemmer (‘18) said. “I think we have enough talent and experien...

Girl’s Soccer Loses 1-5 to Mountain View

February 16, 2018

The Vikes took a tough loss to Mountain View, ending the girl's varsity soccer match 1-5 on Valentine’s Day. Scoring 2 goals within 30 seconds and another goal 10 minutes later, the second half was very difficult for the varsity team. “We had a lot of mistakes, and we paid for it,” said coach...

Girls soccer loses to Homestead 1-0

Zach Baumgarten and Yue Shi

February 7, 2018

The Palo Alto girls soccer team lost to Homestead in a 1-0 battle Wednesday during Senior Night. The Homestead executed at offside trap that slowed down the Vikings offensive attack. “They kept on playing this offside trap which is one thing that we didn't work on,” Bonomi (18) said. ...

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