The Viking Magazine

Minor struggle, major payoff

Minor struggle, major payoff

Zoe Bhargava and Bryn Carlson

October 3, 2014

With a tradition of athletic excellence and success, it is not a surprise that dozens of Paly graduates continue with their sport at the collegiate level every year. However, few athletes manage to surpass the collegiate level and continue to the professional level. Joc Pederson (‘10) is one of the...

Baseball ousts Saratoga, 6-4

Bowen Gerould ('14) hacks at a fastball in his first at bat. Gerould had 2 hits against Saratoga.

Zoe Bhargava and Maddie Kinnaman

March 16, 2014

The Palo Alto Vikings' baseball team triumphed over the Saratoga Falcons 6-4 at home on Friday, March 14. The top of the first inning started out fast with Vikings' pitcher Brian Kannappan ('14) catching a line drive hit to record the first out of the game. The Vikings' momentum continued and got two...

Palo Alto High School baseball coaches Dick Held and Dave Goldman model consistency, dedication

Mark Raftrey

April 1, 2010

At the end of a Paly baseball practice on a brisk Friday night in mid-March, there are three people who remain on the quickly darkening field when all others have left. All three are coaches, clad in green windbreakers, Paly baseball hats and gray baseball pants. The tall, wiry, mustached Dick...

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