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Girls’ soccer drops home opener to Menlo-Atherton 2-1

Girls’ soccer drops home opener to Menlo-Atherton 2-1

Tara Lawrence, Business Manager, Photo Editor

December 5, 2013


Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories, Winter Sports

In its first match of the season, the Paly girls’ soccer team fell to Menlo-Atherton 2-1 at home. The Vikings started off slowly as the Bears scored in the first 10 minutes of the match. Moments later following the Menlo-Atherton score, Nika Woodfill ('16) fired a rebounded ball into the back of...

Female Underclassman of the Year: Jacey Pederson

Female Underclassman of the Year: Jacey Pederson

Michael Strong, Business Manager

May 22, 2013


Filed under Featured Athlete, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Features, Profiles, Soccer - Girls, Top Stories

Jacey Pederson (’16) walked onto the Palo Alto High School campus less than one year ago. However, if you are a soccer fan, or are simply a person who appreciates talent, then you most likely already know of her. With the school year coming to a close, the Viking Magazine has awarded Underclassmen Fe...

Cut short

Cut short

Audrey DeBruine and Nora Rosati

March 21, 2013


Filed under Basketball - Boys, Features, Lacrosse - Girls, Soccer - Girls

“Helpless” and “frustrated.” That is how varsity soccer and lacrosse player Nina Kelty (‘13) was left feeling after her two most recent high school sports seasons. Both were lost to violations of California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) rules when Paly fielded ineligible players. Last ...

Girls’ soccer season ends with CCS rules violation, four forfeitures

Girls’ soccer season ends with CCS rules violation, four forfeitures

Audrey DeBruine, Staff Writer

February 22, 2013


Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories

The Paly girls’ soccer team received the decision Thursday afternoon that it would be disqualified from Central Coast Section (CCS) play for a rules violation and must forfeit its past four victories, including a 5-0 first round CCS playoff victory over San Benito on Wednesday. Defender Jace...

Girls’ soccer shuts down Cupertino, advances to CCS

Girls’ soccer shuts down Cupertino, advances to CCS

Sammy Solomon, News Editor

February 13, 2013


Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories

On their senior night, the Paly's girls' soccer team conquered Cupertino High School 3-1, to end their regular season. The Lady Vikes, who remain undefeated in the El Camino league, will advance to the Central Coast Section Championships (CCS) next week. The Vikings began the game with aggressive...

Girls’ soccer trumps Wilcox, 9-0

Girls’ soccer trumps Wilcox, 9-0

Tara Lawrence, Staff Writer

February 6, 2013


Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories

Girls' varsity soccer dominated Wilcox at home, on Wednesday, winning 9-0. Katie Foug ('15) set the tone for the game, scoring the first goal within minutes of the start whistle. The Lady Vikes would go on to score three more goals to gain a 4-0 lead before half time, steadily pulling ahead from the...

Girls’ soccer adds another win after shutting out Lynbrook

Girls’ soccer adds another win after shutting out Lynbrook

James Harrison, Staff Writer

January 25, 2013


Filed under Soccer - Girls

The Lady Vikes showed their league dominance again as they breezed by league opponent Lynbrook High 4-0 on Friday night. The Vikings controlled the game with their clear advantage in possession of the ball. The first goal scored by the Vikings came from center back Olivia Musil ('15) 10 minutes into...

Girls’ varsity soccer undefeated in league with another easy win

Girls’ varsity soccer undefeated in league with another easy win

Ami Drez, Staff Writer

January 16, 2013


Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories

The Paly girls’ varsity soccer team had yet another successful defeat this Wednesday at the Paly home turf. The lady Vikes beat Milpitas 6-1, leaving them undefeated in their league. Overall, the Vikings are satisfied with their win, h0wever, Coach Seedman believes that the girls' didn't play to...

Vikings net eight goals, clobber Fremont

Vikings net eight goals, clobber Fremont

Josh Stern, Staff Writer

January 11, 2013


Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories

The Palo Alto High School girls’ varsity soccer team remained undefeated in league play Friday after romping the Fremont Firebirds  8-1. This marked Paly's highest scoring effort of the season. “[We] did real well,” Paly assistant coach Eric Seedman said after the game. “That was probably...

Girls’ soccer drops tough battle to Sacred Heart Prep, 1-0

Girls’ soccer drops tough battle to Sacred Heart Prep, 1-0

Ami Drez, Staff writer

December 1, 2012


Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories

This Friday night The Palo Alto High School girls' varsity soccer team lost a tough battle to Sacred Heart Prep (SHP), 1-0 at Paly.The majority of the first half was a defensive battle. Paly's attack had multiple scoring opportunities, but the girls couldn't seem to find the back of the net.  With le...

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