Palo Alto High School's sports news site

The Viking Magazine

Girls’ Water Polo Falls to Gunn 8-6

Girls’ Water Polo Falls to Gunn 8-6

Lauren Daniel, Features Editor, Business Manager

October 6, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Water Polo - Girls

The girls’ varsity water polo team fell to Gunn Thursday night by a score of 8-6. Although they did not end up victorious, the Vikes put up a great fight and the score reflected a huge improvement from their first meeting with the Titans this season. The score remained extremely close throughou...

Girls’ Water Polo Defeats Saratoga 13-4

Girls’ Water Polo Defeats Saratoga 13-4

Lauren Daniel, Business Manager, Features Editor

September 20, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Water Polo - Girls

Paly Girls’ Water Polo played Saratoga tonight and won by a score of 13-4. The game seemed pretty evenly matched during the first quarter, ending with a score of 3-2, with Paly up. Near the middle of the second quarter, the Vikings picked up steam and started dominating. This was sparked by Sophie Fri...

Girls Water Polo Season Preview

Girls Water Polo Season Preview

Maria Fletcher, Mallory Kuppe, Zach Phillips, and Lauren Daniel

August 31, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Water Polo - Girls

Coming off a quarterfinal loss in last year’s Central Coast Section (CCS) playoffs, the driven Palo Alto High School girls’ varsity water polo team is hoping to translate their past success, and strengthen their weaknesses, in the coming season. With a reopened pool and new sports facility, the Peery Family C...

Lady Vikes’ water polo team falls 11-7 to Mountain View High School on senior night

Quinn Knoblock and Nick Smallwood

October 14, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Water Polo - Girls

The girls’ water polo team suffered a tough loss on their senior night against the nearby Mountain View High School Spartans. The Vikings started off strong against the Spartans, going up 2-0 with two goals from Sabrina Hall (‘18). Mountain View, however, bounced back with an impressive half co...

Girls Water Polo wins close contest 6-5 against Gunn

Girls Water Polo wins close contest 6-5 against Gunn

Steven Marinkovich and Ben Cleasby

September 24, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Water Polo - Girls

The Lady Vikes took down crosstown rivals Gunn 6-5 on Thursday evening at Gunn High School. The game started out fast as Gunn took a 2-0 lead three minutes into the first quarter.  A surge from the Vikings, that included two goals from Gigi Rojahn (‘16) saw them take a 3-2 lead going into the second...

Girls’ water polo secures a win against Los Altos, beating the Eagles 3-2

Girls’ water polo secures a win against Los Altos, beating the Eagles 3-2

Alex Murray and Michael Pappas

October 2, 2014


Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Water Polo - Girls

The Palo Alto girls’ water polo team pulled off a comeback Thursday afternoon, beating the Los Altos Eagles 3-2. It was a game of two halves for Palo Alto who, after going into halftime down a goal, was able to score 3 goals and secure the victory. With the win, the Lady Vikes moved into third place...

Girls’ water polo loses 8-4 to Los Altos in SCVAL

Girls’ water polo loses 8-4 to Los Altos in SCVAL

Rowan McEvoy, Staff Writer

November 7, 2013


Filed under Top Stories, Water Polo - Girls

The Paly girls’ water polo team fell 8-4 to the Los Altos Eagles in the first round of the SCVAL tournament at Gunn High School Thursday night. The game looked eerily similar statistics wise to the previous meeting of the two teams almost exactly a month earlier. Both games resulted in an 8-4 Los...

Girls’ water polo falls 9-6 despite fourth quarter comeback

Girls’ water polo falls 9-6 despite fourth quarter comeback

Rowan McEvoy, Staff Writer

October 17, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Water Polo - Girls

Despite a fourth quarter rally, the Paly girls’ water polo team fell 9-6 to Los Gatos this Thursday afternoon, dropping to 6-3 on the season. “I think we played really well even though the score says differently,” captain Emma Wolfe (‘14) said. “I think we really played as a team and we were ...

Girls’ water polo drops league opener 13-1 to Gunn

Girls’ water polo drops league opener 13-1 to Gunn

Zoe Bhargava, Staff Writer

September 17, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Water Polo - Girls

The Paly girls’ water polo team fell 13-1 to cross-town rival Gunn in their first league game on Tuesday night. The Lady Vikes got off to a slow start in the first quarter as Gunn won the first sprint and scored the first goal of the quarter. The first goal was followed by a missed shots from both Tit...

Girls’ Water Polo Senior Night Ceremony

Annie Susco, Video Editor

October 24, 2012


Filed under Videos

The Palo Alto High School Girls' Water Polo team celebrated their senior night October 23rd at Paly's own pool. The girls started off the evening by beating Los Altos 8-6 and then finished things by celebrating their five seniors, Abby Bromberg, Abby Kinnaman, Kelly Stern, Martine Leclerc, and Quitterie...

Palo Alto High School's sports news site
girls’ water polo