The Viking Magazine

Boys’ lacrosse just clutches 11-6 win against the Los Altos Eagles

Ami Drez, News Editor

April 17, 2014

The Palo Alto boy's lacrosse team started off strong in the first half and maintained their lead with a final score of 11-6. The Vikings came into the first quarter ready to dominate, with two goals by Wayland Chiu ('14) and Matt Seligson ('16). Los Altos rallied back and put one at the back of the...

Boys’ lacrosse triumphs over Archbishop Mitty, 16-5

Boys' lacrosse triumphs over Archbishop Mitty, 16-5

Julia Saul, Design Editor

March 6, 2014

In their second game of the season, the boys’ lacrosse team triumphed over Archbishop Mitty 16-5. The game started out slow for the Vikings when Mitty scored the first two goals. However, Paly fought back, responding with a goal by Jordan Gans (‘14). Mitty scored one more goal to end the quarter ...

Boys lacrosse falls to Sacred Heart Prep, 11-19

Skyler Anderson ('13) drives toward goal.

Tara Lawrence, Staff Writer

March 19, 2013

The Paly boys' lacrosse team suffered a difficult loss to Sacred Heart Prep Tuesday, only scoring 11 points to SHP's 19. Jonny Glazier ('13) scored 6 goals, while Weston Preising ('13), Skyler Anderson ('13), Walker Mees ('13), and Tully McCalister ('14) each contributed as well. The Vikes struggled...

Girls’ lacrosse pummels Oak Ridge in their fourth game, 15-3

Julia Saul, Staff Writer

March 2, 2013

This morning, Palo Alto's girls' lacrosse dominated Oak Ridge with a final score of 15-3. The first goal of the game was scored by Simone Buteau ('13) which was quickly followed by three consecutive goals scored by midfielder Kristen Destefano ('14). Then, Emily Hain ('13) scored another...

The elements of chemistry

The elements of chemistry

Sammy Solomon, News Editor

April 20, 2012

At a lacrosse practice last spring, Walker Mees (‘13) watched as two of his teammates hacked at each other with their lacrosse sticks - at first just aggressive play. The checks escalated into hard hits and a later, a full on fistfight. The other players just stared at their so-called teammates and let...

Girls’ lacrosse defeats Leland, 12-3

Girls' lacrosse defeats Leland, 12-3

Austin Poore, Staff Writer

March 31, 2012

The Palo Alto High School girls’ lacrosse team beat Leland 12-3 under the lights at home last night with a shallow bench, overcoming the absences of several players. “It felt really good,” Kimmie Flather (‘12) said. “The win was great with two subs.” The Lady Vikes dominated the game...

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...

Girls’ lacrosse defeats Gunn, 11-9

George Brown, Editor-in-Chief

March 16, 2011

The Palo Alto High School girls' lacrosse team (1-2, 1-0 SCVAL) narrowly beat Gunn High School (1-3-1, 0-1) under a steady mist on the Paly turf Tuesday night. Though the Lady Vikes carried a 2-0 lead after five minutes and remained in command for most of the night, they were not happy with their...

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