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Boys’ lacrosse falls short, loses to Menlo 11-7

Boys' lacrosse falls short, loses to Menlo 11-7

Mira Ahmad, Staff Writer

April 26, 2012

The Palo Alto High School boys' varsity lacrosse team was not able to defeat Menlo for a second time this season, falling 11-7 to the Knights. Both teams stayed neck to neck throughout the match until Menlo was able to pull away in the fourth quarter. "I dont like to say a good loss, but we played...

Boys’ vs. Girls’ Lacrosse

Senior captain Kris Hoglund ('12) steps in for a shot. Hoglund will be playing Division III lacrosse at Tufts University next year.

Jonny Glazier and Nina Kelty, Columnist and Design Editor

April 20, 2012

Boys are Boss by Jonny Glazier In the history of sports, there have been some incredibly heated and fervently debated rivalries. Red Sox vs. Yankees, Duke vs. North Carolina, and Barcelona vs. Real Madrid to name a few. However, that leaves the question of what makes a rivalry great? Many factors...

Boys’ lacrosse suffers tough 11-8 loss against Bellarmine

Boys' lacrosse suffers tough 11-8 loss against Bellarmine

Mira Ahmad, Managing Editor

March 23, 2012

The Palo Alto High School boys' lacrosse team fell to Bellarmine College Prep. 11-8 this Friday night at Paly. Although the Vikings were able to keep up in the first half, the Bells pulled away in the third quarter largely in part to unforced errors (18 on the night) from Paly and early fourth quarter...

Boys’ lacrosse falls to Sacred Heart, 10-8

Nina Kelty and Kevin Dukovic

March 21, 2012

The Palo Alto High School boys’ lacrosse team (4-1) lost its first game of the season to league rival Sacred Heart Prep (4-0), 10-8 last night at home. With a second half comeback the Vikings were able to pull within two goals of the Gators. In the first minutes of play both teams came out very ...

Boys’ lacrosse triumphs over Mountain View, 9-5

Boys' lacrosse triumphs over Mountain View, 9-5

Mira Ahmad, Managing Editor

March 8, 2012

In a moment of sweet revenge the Palo Alto High School boys' lacrosse team defeated rival Mountain View High School 9-5 this Thursday evening at home. The Vikings lost to the Spartans in three close matches last season, and the victory is a decisive start to what may prove to be an excellent season. "It...

Boys’ lacrosse wallops Woodside 17-3

Boys' lacrosse wallops Woodside 17-3

Kevin Dukovic, Staff Writer

March 6, 2012

The Palo Alto High School boys’ varsity lacrosse team (3-0, 0-0) defeated Woodside High School (0-2) 17-3 on a cold and windy Tuesday night at Paly. It was all Paly from the start, when just two minutes into the game attackman Logan Mendenhall ('13) found midfielder Kris Hoglund ('12) for a long...

Boys’ lacrosse opens season, romps Carlmont 13-1

Boys’ lacrosse opens season, romps Carlmont 13-1

Kevin Dukovic, Staff Writer

February 28, 2012

  The Palo Alto High School boys’ varsity lacrosse team opened its season with a 13-1 victory over Carlmont on a cold Monday night at Paly. The Vikes got off to a quick start when, just 26 seconds into the game, midfielder Kris Hoglund (‘12), who was forced to sit out all of last season...

Column: Both teams struggle in Paly-Gunn soccer game; Titans squeak out a tie

Tony Panayides

Kevin Kannappan

January 14, 2011

A disappointing tie between cross-town rivals, Palo Alto High School (6-2-2) and Gunn High School, resulted in a drudging game of soccer for both the Vikings and the Titans (1-5-5) on Friday afternoon at Paly. Paly jumped out to an early charge when forward Skyler Felt ('13) was trampled in his attempt...

Male Team of the Year; Boys’ Soccer

Hanna Brody and Lauren Hammerson, Staff Writer

June 5, 2009

After 120 minutes of intense play in the Central Coast Section championships, the 2009 Palo Alto High School varsity boys' soccer team finished its season as co-champions. Hard work and team chemistry throughout the season propelled the boys forward landing them a spot against Bellarmine College Prep...

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