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Girls’ tennis preview: young team in new league

Halle Biorn ('16) anticipates hitting the ball at a recent practice. Biorn is one of the players who is looking to fill the gap of the eight graduated seniors.

Meredith Kinnaman, Staff Writer

August 26, 2014

After losing a close CCS semifinal match to the Monta Vista Matadors, the Palo Alto girls’ tennis team ended their 2013 season 19-4 in league games. This year the team decided to drop down from the De Anza league to the El Camino League after losing several of its crucial players. “Because we...

Brief: Girls’ tennis pulls away with CCS win over Saratoga

Paly girls' tennis playing in the Santa Clara Valley Athletic Tournament Tuesday afternoon.

Niall Patrick, Staff Writer

November 15, 2013

The girls' varsity tennis team will move on to the semi-finals of CCS after beating number two seed Saratoga 4-3. After losing to Saratoga twice during the regular season 4-3, number one singles player, Aashli Budhiraja ('14) was impressed with the way the team improved despite the two losses. "This...

Girls’ tennis sweeps Castilleja 7-0

Girls' tennis sweeps Castilleja 7-0

Niall Patrick, Staff Writer

October 3, 2012

The Paly girls' varsity tennis team (10-6, 2-4) took to the heated courts against Castilleja in a non-league match and came out of the scorching sun victorious. Coming into the match, the team felt confident after its close loss to the number one team in the state, Monta Vista. "I think we're all...

Girls’ tennis loses 3-4 against Lynbrook

October 5, 2011

The Palo Alto High School girls’ varsity tennis (3-3) lost to Lynbrook (3-4) under gray skies and scattered drizzle. Sammy Solomon (’13) won the No. 3 singles match (6-4, 6-2) and was the only singles player to win. “I just felt really relaxed on the court and the last time I played this...

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