Palo Alto High School's sports news magazine

The Viking Magazine

Palo Alto High School's sports news magazine

The Viking Magazine

Palo Alto High School's sports news magazine

The Viking Magazine

In a divisional Central Coast Section (CCS) championship game, the Paly Vikings were down 10-6 to Archbishop Mitty. Paly wide receiver Davante Adams (11) was found in the back of the end zone for a miracle catch to win the game 13-10, a win that led to the Paly capture of the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) state championship.

Paly graduate, Fresno State’s Adams (’11) enters NFL Draft

Josh Stern, Editor-in-chief December 27, 2013

On December 26th 2013, after ending his season with 1718 yards on 131 catches along with 27 touchdowns, Paly graduate and current Fresno State Bulldog Davante Adams (’11) finally announced his eligibility...

Ben Sneider (12) pitches for the Vikes against Tracy.

Baseball beats Tracy 3-1 in non-league game

Peter Dennis, Columnist March 2, 2012

The Palo Alto High School baseball team ( 3-1) defeated Tracy High School (1-2) 3-1 in a non-league match at home on Thursday. Ben Sneider ('12) got the complete game win. The game started off with...

I hate to say it but...

I hate to say it but…

Peter Dennis, Columnist February 23, 2012

…but Jeremy Lin (’06) is in for a rough few weeks. I know how foreign that may sound, what with him leading the before-terrible Knicks to wins in 8 out of their last 10 games, including a 7 game winning...

Don’t Worry About the Lakers

Peter Dennis, Staff Writer May 4, 2011

The facts don’t look good. We've lost the first game in both of the playoff series’ we’ve played in. We barely got past the seventh seed. Our star players aren't playing to their potential. We’re...

Paly Badminton beats Homestead

Peter Dennis and Matt Lam April 8, 2011

The Palo Alto High School badminton team beat Homestead on the Vikings' home court on Thursday. "We really brought our game to the court yesterday," Alex Carter ('12) said. "Homestead didn't know what...

Haley Conner winds up for a shot against Monta Vista

Profile: Haley Conner

Charlie Kelsey, Staff Writer March 11, 2011

You never have to look too far to figure out what sport people play. Whether it is the clothes they wear, the rituals they partake in, or the scars and tans they hold as a result of their physical poison...

Girls’ cross-country places 13th at Stanford Invitational

Charlie Kelsey March 11, 2011

The Palo Alto High School girls' cross-country team battled through the high temperatures and blazing sunlight on the Stanford golf course to finish 13th at the Stanford Invitational this weekend. Susan...

Boys’ soccer struggles against Saratoga, ties fifth straight

John Dickerson February 11, 2011

The Palo Alto High School boys’ soccer team tied Saratoga 0-0, marking its fifth tie in as many games. The Vikings entered the game without midfielder Federico Clerici ('12), forward and keeper Kris...

What fantasy football really means

Peter Dennis October 10, 2010

I have an addiction. I’m not proud of it. But I have learned to cope with this addiction, and live with the consequences. Depending on the week, you may find me moping around school as though my...

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