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Paly girls soccer triumphs over Santa Clara Bruins 9-2

Paly girls soccer triumphs over Santa Clara Bruins 9-2

Meredith Kinnaman, Staff Writer

February 6, 2015

Palo Alto girls soccer defeated the Santa Clara Bruins 9-2 today at home. The Vikings started off strong in the first half when they kicked off first and started towards their attacking end early in the half. Nika Woodfill (‘16) takes the first shot of the game which is blocked by the Bruins'...

Girls’ soccer defeats Los Altos 3-1

Girls’ soccer defeats Los Altos 3-1

Meredith Kinnaman and Paige Anderson

January 29, 2015

The Paly girls' soccer team defeated the Los Altos Eagles 3-1 today at home. The first half started off strong for the Vikings as they started off with kick off then headed straight to their attacking end of the field. The Vikings had their first attempt at goal after Heidi Moser (‘16) took a...

Girls’ soccer triumphs 2-0 over defending CCS Champions

Girls’ soccer triumphs 2-0 over defending CCS Champions

Bryn Carlson, Staff Writer

January 25, 2015

  The girls’ soccer team defeated the Los Gatos Wildcats for the first time in two years Saturday. Possession of the ball alternated between the Vikings and the Wildcats, with neither team clearly dominating for the first several minutes of the game. Not long after the whistle the Vikings,...

Paly girls’ soccer defeats Saratoga in home opener

Alys Olmstead and Zach Levitan

January 13, 2015

The Paly girls’ soccer team triumphed over Saratoga in their league home opener, with a final score of 5-0. The win started them off on a strong note and places them as a force to reckoned with in the league. The game started slow with Paly dominating, but not executing their chances or playing...

Girls’ soccer shuts out South San Francisco 8-0

Girls’ soccer shuts out South San Francisco 8-0

Bryn Carlson, Staff Writer

December 13, 2014

Paly girls’ soccer took on South San Francisco at Paly in one of its first scrimmages of the season. The first half started off strong for the Vikings, who controlled the game with their quick possessions and numerous scoring opportunities. Jacey Pederson (‘16) was the first to capitalize on...

True passion

Kylie Callan and Reuben Kramer

December 12, 2014

Shawn Johnson began gymnastics at the age of three. Ryan Lochte first learned to swim at age five. Abby Wambach dribbled her first soccer ball at the age of four. Since then, they have spent innumerable hours working towards greatness. Their efforts have earned them a place in history. Their names have...

The Lady Vikes defeat the Burlingame Panthers 1-0

The Lady Vikes defeat the Burlingame Panthers 1-0

Anna Dukovic, Features Editor

December 10, 2014

Paly girls’ soccer beat Burlingame High School 1-0 this evening in its fourth pre-season game. The Vikings held possession for a majority of the game and had more shots on goal; however, the Panthers did press and had a few chances on goal. In the first half, Paly quickly took the lead with a...

Girls soccer starts off season strong with a 6-0 win

Girls soccer starts off season strong with a 6-0 win

Meredith Kinnaman and Paige Bara

December 4, 2014

Paly girls soccer won their first preseason game 6-0 this wednesday against Evergreen Valley. Evergreen Valley kicked off the game and started towards their attacking end of the field. With a missed shot by Evergreen, Heidi Moeser (‘16) won back ball for Paly and started towards Evergreens goal. Shortly...

Dynamic Duos

Dynamic Duos

Priscilla Bell, Staff Writer

April 16, 2014

When looking at a Paly roster, sometimes it catches the eye that two players have the same last name, and it turns out that they are siblings on the same varsity team. These two brothers or sisters have something special between them because they are on the same Paly team. Famous sibling athletes...

Girls’ soccer falls to Los Gatos, 2-0 in CCS semi-finals

Girls’ soccer falls to Los Gatos, 2-0 in CCS semi-finals

Maddie Kinnaman and Olivia Scola

March 6, 2014

The Palo Alto girls’ soccer team lost 2-0 to the Los Gatos Wildcats on Wednesday, March 5th during the CCS semifinals. The first half started off with the Vikings and the Wildcats fighting to maintain possession of the ball. With 15:55 left in the half the Wildcats netted the first goal of the game. T...

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