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Boys Water Polo Beats Lynbrook in Nail-Biting Game

Matthew Nemeth ('18) prepares to take shot in front of two Lynbrook players.

Eric Aboytes, Staff Wrtier

September 26, 2017

It was a nail-biting Tuesday afternoon, as the Paly Boys’ Water Polo Team defeated Lynbrook with a score of 11-8. The game started off slow for the Vikings, as they started off the quarter down by two points.   However, this did not affect the Vikings; they had a total of 8 shots in the...

Vikings beat Monta Vista with a score of 17-7

Dexter Gormley ('20) leaps and prepares to take the shot.

Eric Aboytes, Staff Writer

September 7, 2017

The Paly Boys’ Water Polo Team conquered Monta Vista with a score of 17-7 on Tuesday afternoon.  With this result, the Vikings continue on with the season with a record of 1-1, 1-0.   The Viking started off the game strong, scoring seven goals in the first of four quarters. “I tho...

Palo Alto rolls over Wilcox in an 11-6 victory

Palo Alto rolls over Wilcox in an 11-6 victory

Ethan Stern, News Editor

September 20, 2016

Coming off a tough loss last week to the Gunn Titans, the Vikings regained themselves and impressed in the pool. Paly promptly defeated the Wilcox Chargers 11-6. With a strong start to the game by Seniors Jared Stanley (‘17) and Andrew Jozefov (‘17), the Vikings got ahead early with a score of 7-3...

An Athlete’s Advantage

Steven Marinkovich and Peter Snodgrass

February 18, 2016

In this introspective piece, The Viking explores the college recruitment process for many Paly student athletes and their paths to becoming college athletes. The experience of athletic recruitment can be very different for everyone, some may get into their school because of their sport, but then realiz...

Football defeats Leland 54-24 in first round of CCS

Football defeats Leland 54-24 in first round of CCS

Rowan McEvoy, Staff Writer

November 24, 2013

Looking to rebound from the regular season with a record 0f four out of nine wins, the Palo Alto Vikings’ football team solidly defeated the Leland Chargers 54-24 in the first round of the CCS playoffs Saturday night. Keesean Johnson (’14) and Malcolm Davis (’14) scored four touchdowns a piece,...

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