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Previewing Winter Sports Postseason

Previewing Winter Sports Postseason

Bryan Look, Editor-in-Chief

February 20, 2018

Boys Basketball (18-2, 12-0) After winning the SCVAL title and being selected as the #3 seed in the CCS Open Division tournament, boys basketball looks to make a run at the open division title. “I want to win Open,” Will Schlemmer (‘18) said. “I think we have enough talent and experien...

Girls’ soccer falls to Mountain View 2-0

Girls' soccer falls to Mountain View 2-0

Steven Marinkovich and Peter Snodgrass

February 6, 2016

In a battle between the the top two teams in the league, Girls' soccer fell to Mountain View by the score of 2-0 on Friday afternoon. This was the Vikings’ first loss of the season. The game started out fairly even, with each team controlling possession for a little bit with neither side creating...

Girls’ soccer takes down Los Gatos 3-0

Girls' soccer takes down Los Gatos 3-0

Ben Cleasby and Steven Marinkovich

January 7, 2016

The Paly girls’ soccer team took down Los Gatos by the score of 3-0 on Wednesday afternoon. The Vikings started out the game strong, having some chances early from both corner kicks and set pieces, but they couldn’t find the back of the net. The first portion of the game was fairly even with...

Girls’ soccer defeats Menlo-Atherton 1-0

Alison Lu ('16) takes a free kick at midfield. Paly's strong defense held Menlo-Atherton scoreless.

Rowan McEvoy and Garrett Reynolds

February 28, 2015

The Paly girls’ soccer team defeated Menlo-Atherton 1-0 in the CCS quarterfinals at home Saturday afternoon. Jacey Pederson (‘16) scored the lone goal for the Vikings during stoppage time at the end of the first half. “I think in the first half we played really well,” Pederson said. “We...

Girls’ soccer defeats Homestead 8-0

Paly's six seniors are honored in a ceremony following their 8-0 win over Homestead. Senior night marked the final home game of league play.

Rowan McEvoy, Editor-In-Chief

February 12, 2015

The Paly girls’ soccer team trounced the Homestead Mustangs 8-0 at home Thursday on senior night. Players Priscilla Bell (‘15), Lena Chang (‘15), Katie Foug (‘15), Sarah Lim (‘15) Livi Musil (‘15) and Aoi Sugihara (‘15) were honored in a ceremony following the game. Allison Lu (‘16),...

Girls’ soccer falls to Los Gatos, 2-0 in CCS semi-finals

Alison Lu ('16) fights for possession of the ball. Lu is up against Los Gatos player in the mid field.

Maddie Kinnaman and Olivia Scola

March 6, 2014

The Palo Alto girls’ soccer team lost 2-0 to the Los Gatos Wildcats on Wednesday, March 5th during the CCS semifinals. The first half started off with the Vikings and the Wildcats fighting to maintain possession of the ball. With 15:55 left in the half the Wildcats netted the first goal of the game. T...

Girls’ soccer ties last league game against Los Gatos 2-2

Alison Lu ('16) scores Paly's second goal of the game. The Lady Vikes went on to tie the game against Los Gatos 2-2.

Sheila Subramanian, Staff Writer

February 15, 2014

The Paly girls’ soccer team tied up its last league game against Los Gatos with a score of 2-2. Despite the numerous scoring opportunities, the Vikings were unable to finish the game off with a win. “We played really well, probably our best game of the season,” Co-captain Megan Tall (‘14) said. “I...

Girls’ Soccer triumphs over Saratoga 3-0

January 22, 2014

Girls Soccer defeats Saratoga

Girls’ soccer records first win of the season, 2-0

Megan Tall ('14) kicks the ball. The lady Vikes went on to defeat the 'Balers 2-0.

Julia Saul, Design Editor

December 7, 2013

On a chilly Saturday afternoon, the Vikings had their first win of the season against the San Benito ‘Balers, 2-0. “Our first half was really strong and we got chances and we finished them,” captain Megan Tall (‘14) said. “We definitely let ourselves go in the second half and are really d...

Girls’ soccer drops home opener to Menlo-Atherton 2-1

Paly forward Sunny Lyu ('14) dribbles downfield in the Vikings' 2-1 loss against the Menlo-Atherton Bears at home.

Tara Lawrence, Business Manager, Photo Editor

December 5, 2013

In its first match of the season, the Paly girls’ soccer team fell to Menlo-Atherton 2-1 at home. The Vikings started off slowly as the Bears scored in the first 10 minutes of the match. Moments later following the Menlo-Atherton score, Nika Woodfill ('16) fired a rebounded ball into the back of...

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