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Girls’ Soccer defeats league rival Mountain View 2-0

Girls’ Soccer defeats league rival Mountain View 2-0

Matan Ziv, Staff Writer

January 31, 2017


Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories, Winter Sports

The Viking girls’ soccer team outlasted league foe Mountain View Tuesday afternoon, going on to win 2-0 The Vikings ruled the entire first half, keeping most of the possession and not allowing Mountain View into their half of the pitch. However, the Viking’s complete control of the field did n...

Boys’ soccer defeats Los Altos 3-0

Matan Ziv and Will Strauch

January 27, 2017


Filed under Soccer - Boys, Top Stories

The Viking boys’ soccer team defeated Los Altos High School 3-0 in an entertaining match yesterday afternoon. The first few minutes were represented by complete control by the Vikes, and it took no longer than seven minutes to find a breakthrough. Jason Shorin (‘19) played a slicing throu...

Boys’ soccer triumphed over Monta Vista 6-0

Boys’ soccer triumphed over Monta Vista 6-0

Samantha Guillet, Design Editor

January 25, 2017


Filed under Soccer - Boys, Top Stories

Paly won the coin toss, giving them the ball at the start of the first half. As Monta Vista gets closer to scoring, Paly defender Nathan Seto (‘19) gets the ball to the other side of the field. Yahli Malchin (‘17) takes a shot at goal, however, the Monta Vista goalie was able to stop the ball from...

Paly boys’ basketball defeats Cupertino at home, 48-39

Paly boys’ basketball defeats Cupertino at home, 48-39

Skylar Burris and Lauren Daniel

January 21, 2017


Filed under Basketball - Boys, Top Stories

Paly boys’ basketball triumphed over Cupertino, 48-39, last night in a home game matchup. The Vikings came out strong, with Max Dorward (‘18) getting to the basket and scoring four points early in the first quarter. However, Cupertino was able to battle back and with four minutes left in the qu...

Boys’ soccer beats Santa Clara 3-0

Boys’ soccer beats Santa Clara 3-0

Steven Marinkovich, Editor-in-Chief

January 17, 2017


Filed under Soccer - Boys, Top Stories

The Paly boys' soccer team took down the Santa Clara Bruins Tuesday afternoon by the final score of 3-0. The game started out pretty back and forth. For the first 20 minutes or so, both teams had spells where they created chances and held possession, but nothing came of it for either team. Neil...

Girls’ basketball dominates Saratoga 81-46 in Coach Scott Peters’ 200th win

Girls’ basketball dominates Saratoga 81-46 in Coach Scott Peters’ 200th win

Bryan Look, Business Manager

January 13, 2017


Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Girl’s Basketball took care of Saratoga from the three point line in what was Coach Scott Peters’s 200th career win with Palo Alto High School to move to 6-3 on the year. The Vikings got off to a hot start, starting the game on a 12-4 run. The Vikings were quite impressive shooting the ball beyond...

Boys’ basketball beats Los Altos 63-50

Boys’ basketball beats Los Altos 63-50

Max Jung-Goldbeg, Staff Writer

January 11, 2017


Filed under Basketball - Boys, Top Stories

The Paly boys basketball team beat league opponent Los Altos, 63-50, last night at Gunn High School. Junior guard Max Dorward (‘18) lead the way in scoring with 24 points and Jared Wulbrun (‘18) and William Schlemmer (‘18) both had nine points. The defense was clicking as well. Throughout the...

Boys’ soccer ties disappointing match with Mountain View

Boys’ soccer ties disappointing match with Mountain View

Matan Ziv, Staff Writer

January 10, 2017


Filed under Soccer - Boys, Top Stories

The Paly boys’ soccer team ended Tuesday’s home game against Mountain View High School in a disappointing 0-0 draw. The Vikes controlled the game for a majority of the first half, however it did not translate into chances in front of goal. A slight breakthrough was made in the twenty fo...

Boys’ soccer beats Menlo-Atherton 1-0

Boys’ soccer beats Menlo-Atherton 1-0

Samantha Guillet, Design Editor

December 7, 2016


Filed under Soccer - Boys, Top Stories

Paly started off with the ball and Michel-Ange Siaba (‘17) quickly took hold of the ball. Siaba was the goalie for the entire game with multiple saves from Menlo-Atherton’s strong shots at the goal. Verwillow was the star player of the first half after multiple attempts of scoring and chargi...

Girls’ soccer handles Capuchino 7-0

Girls’ soccer handles Capuchino 7-0

Ben Cleasby and Steven Marinkovich

December 5, 2016


Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories

The Paly girls' soccer team continued their run of good form on Monday evening as they dominated Capuchino by the score of 7-0. The game started off similar to the last with the opposition having a very decent chance or two, but failing to convert. With the Vikings having some decent chances along...

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