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Girls’ soccer defeats the Alisal Trojans in PK’s

Girls’ soccer defeats the Alisal Trojans in PK’s

Anna Dukovic, Staff Writer

March 1, 2014

The Paly Girls’ soccer team faced off against Alisal High School in the quarterfinal round of Central Coast Section [CCS] this morning. A tied score at the end of regulation led the teams into two ten minute halves of overtime and then onto Penalty Kicks [PK’s]. Despite numerous shots on goal during...

Girls’ soccer ties last league game against Los Gatos 2-2

Girls’ soccer ties last league game against Los Gatos 2-2

Sheila Subramanian, Staff Writer

February 15, 2014

The Paly girls’ soccer team tied up its last league game against Los Gatos with a score of 2-2. Despite the numerous scoring opportunities, the Vikings were unable to finish the game off with a win. “We played really well, probably our best game of the season,” Co-captain Megan Tall (‘14) said. “I...

The Lady Vikes defeat the Monta Vista Matadors, 4-0

The Lady Vikes defeat the Monta Vista Matadors, 4-0

Anna Dukovic and Clara Harrington

January 31, 2014

The Lady Vikes beat the Monta Vista Matadors for the second time this season with a final score of  4-0. When the two teams faced off earlier in January, Paly won with a score of 2-1. “The last time we played these girls [Monta Vista], they scored the one goal they’ve scored all year against us,...

Girls’ soccer finishes strong against Homestead, 4-0

Girls’ soccer finishes strong against Homestead, 4-0

Alex Murray, Staff Writer

January 22, 2014

The Paly girls’ soccer team played against a competitive Homestead side, but eventually won out 4-0 after a flurry of goals from the Vikings in the last ten minutes of the match. The game began with even pressure from both sides. Katie Foug (‘15) and Sunny Lyu (‘14) dictated the game from the ce...

Girls’ Soccer triumphs over Saratoga 3-0

January 22, 2014

Girls Soccer defeats Saratoga

Girls’ soccer ties Los Altos in first game of season

Girls’ soccer ties Los Altos in first game of season

Anna Dukovic and Gillian Chryst

January 8, 2014

Paly girls’ soccer kicked off its season with its first league game at home against last years defending Central Coast Section (CCS) champs Los Altos. Despite a strong first half, the Vikings were unable to come out with a win. “The first half I think we dominated and I think we put away necessary...

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

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

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

“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

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...

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