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Boys’ Lacrosse ends season at Mountain View

Boys’ Lacrosse ends season at Mountain View

Alan Lamarque, Web Editor

May 11, 2011

The Palo Alto High School varsity boys' lacrosse team (13-7) finished off the 2010-2011 season with a 11-8 loss against the Mountain View Spartans (14-5) Wednesday afternoon in the semifinal of the SCVAL tournament. Paly suffered a big loss to the Spartans on May 4, losing 13-2 and Mountain View handed...

Boys’ lacrosse destroys Sacred Heart 12-3

Boys’ lacrosse destroys Sacred Heart 12-3

Mira Ahmad, Staff Writer

May 8, 2011

In the first game of the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League (SCVAL) playoffs, the Palo Alto High School varsity boys lacrosse team breezed by Sacred Heart Preparatory 12-3. The Vikings finished  7-5 in league, entering playoffs with the number four seed. The first quarter began evenly with both teams...

Paly boys’ lacrosse trumps the Titans 13-3 after a slow first half

Gracie Marshall, Managing Editor

April 19, 2011

The Palo Alto High School boys' lacrosse team  (9-3, 4-2) defeated cross-town rival Gunn High School (5-6, 4-4) 13-3 at Gunn on Monday evening. Leading by just one at the half, the Vikings scored eight goals in the second half, resulting in a 13-3 victory. "A typical game against Gunn, we come out...

Boys’ lacrosse heads in to break with two solid wins against Los Gatos and Archbishop Mitty

Gracie Marshall, Managing Editor

April 11, 2011

Palo Alto High School boys' lacrosse took care of business last week, taking down Archbishop Mitty (1-8) 13-6 on Monday and defeating Los Gatos (2-7) away 9-4 on Wednesday. Paly came out strong against the Monarchs, scoring six goals in the first quarter. Lukas Peterson ('12) and Logan Mendenhall...

Boys’ lacrosse thrashes Menlo

Boys’ lacrosse thrashes Menlo

Sam Greene, Copy Editor

April 1, 2011

The Palo Alto High School boys’ lacrosse team enjoyed a stirring 10-8 victory over Menlo School at home Thursday night under the lights.  Coming out strong with a 2-2-2 formation, the Vikings penetrated deep into the Menlo core at high intensity. Off the faceoff, Paly unleashed a fury of assaults,...

Putting Sports in Perspective

Putting Sports in Perspective

Paige Borsos and Mariah Philips, Staff Writer

March 27, 2011

Picture the explosion of cheers after a buzzer beater, and the disbelief when the scoreboard reads in your favor.  Now, picture that one second later, that joyous disbelief slips into horror, as you watch the game’s hero, your teammate, your brother, collapse on the hardwood.  Put yourself in the sorrow saturated hospital hours later where that once lively athlete, ...

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