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Girls Lacrosse beats Pioneer 15-2

Girls Lacrosse beats Pioneer 15-2

Lauren Daniel and Yue Shi

April 30, 2017


Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The Girls lacrosse team crushed the Pioneer with a score of 15-2 on Friday. Ever since the Vikes lost to Gunn last Thursday, the lacrosse girls have been trying to get back on track. The game started off pretty close with one goal from each side. The score remained so until there were fourteen m...

Girls Lacrosse defeats Leland 13-5

Lauren Daniel and Yue Shi

April 25, 2017


Filed under Top Stories

David Hickey The Palo Alto High School girl’s lacrosse team defeated Leland with a score of 13-5 last Tuesday. The team lost to their long time rival Los Gatos twice in the previous week. Overall, this game will get the girls back on track. The goalie Mattie Orloff (‘18) was injured in warmups. Sh...

Girls’ lacrosse dominates Los Altos 13-0

Girls’ lacrosse dominates Los Altos 13-0

Mara Zenger, Staff Writer

April 30, 2016


Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The Palo Alto High School girls’ lacrosse team continued their dominance in league on Friday night at home. The Vikings won 13-0, starting off the scoring in the first minutes of the game.   The Vikings defense didn’t have much to worry about, with the ball crossing their own defensive h...

Girls’ lacrosse beats Gunn 8-5

Girls’ lacrosse beats Gunn 8-5

Samantha Guillet, Design Editor

April 19, 2016


Filed under Spring Sports, Top Stories

The girls’ lacrosse team holds their number one spot in league after Friday’s win at home against Gunn with a final score of 8-5. Maya Benatar (‘16) scored a total of four goals and Meredith Kinnaman (‘16) blocked nine shots from going in.   Paly started off strong with Ellen Goncher (...

Girls’ lacrosse handles Saratoga 16-6

Girls’ lacrosse handles Saratoga 16-6

Skylar Burris and Steven Marinkovich

April 13, 2016


Filed under Spring Sports, Top Stories

The Paly girls’ lacrosse team took down Saratoga Wednesday evening by the score of 16-6. The Vikings started out fast, scoring four straight goals from four different players. “We need to make sure the energy in the first five minutes of both the first half and the second half is consistent...

Paly kicks off league with a 16-8 win over the Los Gatos Wildcats

Paly kicks off league with a 16-8 win over the Los Gatos Wildcats

Maddy Atwater, Features Editor

March 16, 2016


Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The girls’ lacrosse team kicked off league play with a 16-8 victory over Los Gatos Wednesday night at home. With sharp passing and intense offense the girls The wildcats may have won the opening draw, but Paly quickly stole the ball back and Ellen Goncher (‘18) went on to score the first goal of th...

Girls’ lacrosse falls to Sacred Heart 16-10

Girls’ lacrosse falls to Sacred Heart 16-10

Ben Cleasby and Steven Marinkovich

March 13, 2016


Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The Paly girls’ lacrosse team fell to Sacred Heart Prep by the score of 16-10 on Saturday. The Vikings started out the game strong as they won the opening faceoff and went right down the field and scored. Charlotte Cheng (‘18) had the opening goal. Despite Paly’s quick start, Sacred Heart re...

Girls’ lacrosse defeats rival Saint Francis with superior team play

Jordan Gans, Staff Writer

April 22, 2013


Filed under Lacrosse - Girls

As the sun set on the Palo Alto High School lacrosse field, the varsity girls' lacrosse team battled against tough rival Saint Francis, winning 8-6. The opening whistle blew and Saint Francis quickly gained control of the ball off the faceoff, but it would be Paly’s Charlotte Biffar (‘13) who scored the...

Girls’ lacrosse remains undefeated with win over Gunn

Girls’ lacrosse remains undefeated with win over Gunn

Audrey DeBruine, Staff Writer

March 20, 2013


Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Top Stories

In their seventh straight win, the Paly girls’ lacrosse team trounced the Gunn High School Titans 15-8 at home on a rainy Tuesday night. The team is now 7-0 overall (5-0 in league). Though the Vikings pulled out a convincing victory against their crosstown rival to remain undefeated on the season, coa...

Girls’ lacrosse beats Los Gatos, 17-12

Girls’ lacrosse beats Los Gatos, 17-12

Nora Rosati, Editor-in-Chief

April 27, 2012


Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Top Stories

On a crisp Friday evening under the home lights, Paly girls’ lacrosse defeated Los Gatos High School 17-12. Paly’s own cheerleaders made an appearance to encourage the Lady Vikes, and performed a routine during the half-time break. The girls’ dependency on this game to move on in the season...

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