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Boys’ lacrosse takes down Los Altos 17-4

Boys' lacrosse takes down Los Altos 17-4

Ben Cleasby and Steven Marinkovicb

April 3, 2016

The Paly boys’ lacrosse team took down Los Altos 17-4 on Thursday night. The first quarter started out slow with both teams feeling each other out. The Vikings got two goals, one from Patrick Macintosh (‘19) and the second from Owen Dulik (‘16). Los Altos grabbed a goal for themselves, maki...

Boys’ lacrosse wins SCVAL semifinals 9-8

Boys' lacrosse wins SCVAL semifinals 9-8

Zoe Bhargava, Staff Writer

May 14, 2015

On Wednesday night, Paly boys’ lacrosse overcame the Mountain View Spartans 9-8 in the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League (SCVAL) semifinals. The game started off slow for the Vikings with one Paly goal by Zach Levitan (’15), assisted by Matt Seligson (’16) to match Mountain View’s three goals...

Seniors lead boys’ lacrosse past Sacred Heart on Senior Night, 11-9

The Graduating Class of 2014

Alex Murray

May 9, 2014

In a game that was closer than expected by many, the Palo Alto High School boys' lacrosse team pulled out the upset victory against Sacred Heart Prep, 11-9. On a night that was about the graduating class of 2014, it was the departing seniors that ultimately played the biggest role in handing SHP their...

Boys’ lacrosse defeats Menlo Atherton 4-3

Jordan Gans ('14) falls to the ground after scoring a goal. Although he lay on the ground for a few minutes complaining of minor injuries, he continued to play for the rest of the game.

Tori DeStefano, Staff Writer

April 25, 2014

After an intense battle in heavy wind and rain, the Palo Alto boys' lacrosse team triumphed over Menlo Atherton 5-4 on Friday night. Paly started off the game strong, immediately grabbing the lead with goals by Tully McCallister (’14) and Matt Seligson (’16). Menlo Atherton’s offense could not...

Boys’ lacrosse just clutches 11-6 win against the Los Altos Eagles

Ami Drez, News Editor

April 17, 2014

The Palo Alto boy's lacrosse team started off strong in the first half and maintained their lead with a final score of 11-6. The Vikings came into the first quarter ready to dominate, with two goals by Wayland Chiu ('14) and Matt Seligson ('16). Los Altos rallied back and put one at the back of the...

Boys’ lacrosse triumphs over Archbishop Mitty, 16-5

Boys' lacrosse triumphs over Archbishop Mitty, 16-5

Julia Saul, Design Editor

March 6, 2014

In their second game of the season, the boys’ lacrosse team triumphed over Archbishop Mitty 16-5. The game started out slow for the Vikings when Mitty scored the first two goals. However, Paly fought back, responding with a goal by Jordan Gans (‘14). Mitty scored one more goal to end the quarter ...

The elements of chemistry

The elements of chemistry

Sammy Solomon, News Editor

April 20, 2012

At a lacrosse practice last spring, Walker Mees (‘13) watched as two of his teammates hacked at each other with their lacrosse sticks - at first just aggressive play. The checks escalated into hard hits and a later, a full on fistfight. The other players just stared at their so-called teammates and let...

Boys’ vs. Girls’ Lacrosse

Senior captain Kris Hoglund ('12) steps in for a shot. Hoglund will be playing Division III lacrosse at Tufts University next year.

Jonny Glazier and Nina Kelty, Columnist and Design Editor

April 20, 2012

Boys are Boss by Jonny Glazier In the history of sports, there have been some incredibly heated and fervently debated rivalries. Red Sox vs. Yankees, Duke vs. North Carolina, and Barcelona vs. Real Madrid to name a few. However, that leaves the question of what makes a rivalry great? Many factors...

Boys’ lacrosse continues winning streak with win against Burlingame, 10-6

Matt Lam ('12) faces off against Burlingame. Lam had two goals against the Panthers.

Colin Patterson, Staff Writer

April 11, 2012

Palo Alto High School's boys' lacrosse won their fourth straight game against the Burlingame Panthers last night at home.  The Vikings are currently second in league with a 5-1-0 record behind Sacred Heart Prep. The Panthers, now 1-6-0 in league, gave the Vikings a hefty battle.  During the first quarter, the teams were at a stalemate as persistent shots from b...

Boys’ lacrosse overtakes Menlo-Atherton, 15-10

Boys' lacrosse overtakes Menlo-Atherton, 15-10

Nina Kelty, Nora Rosati, Staff Writers

March 27, 2012

Palo Alto high school boys’ lacrosse defeated Menlo-Atherton (M-A) 15-10 on a rainy night tonight at home. Following three consecutive losses in the week prior, the Vikings began boldly with two successive goals, one by Zach Levitan (‘15) and another by William Hare (‘14). M-A immediately reta...

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