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Boys’ varsity tennis falls to Los Altos 5-2

Boys’ varsity tennis falls to Los Altos 5-2

Sammy Solomon, Staff Writer

February 29, 2012

The Palo Alto High School boys’ tennis team lost to the Los Altos Wildcats, 2-5 today at home. With a quick win by number one singles player Nicky Hu (‘12) the Vikings were off to a solid start with a 1-0 lead. However, after injuring his back in today’s match, Blake Smith (‘14) had to retire his...

Girls’ water polo falls to Los Altos in SCVAL quarterfinals, 9-3

Girls’ water polo falls to Los Altos in SCVAL quarterfinals, 9-3

Nina Kelty, staff writer

November 5, 2011

Palo Alto High School girls’ water polo team fell to Los Altos High School Friday night in the SCVAL Tournament quarterfinals, ending their run to play in Championship game. The night before the Lady Vikes beat Wilcox 15-6 in the first round of the league tournament.  With this momentum Paly looked...

Paly volleyball beats Los Altos in three games

Paly volleyball beats Los Altos in three games

Michelle Friedlander, Staff Writer

October 20, 2011

The Paly (7-0-0, 20-3-0) volleyball team continued their undefeated league season by defeating Los Altos High School (5-3-0, 21-7-0) in three games. Last time the Lady Vikes played the Eagles they also won in three games, but they felt their energy level was much higher this time around. “[The energy] was bet...

Girls’ Tennis loses to Los Altos 3-4

Girls’ Tennis loses to Los Altos 3-4

Hilda Huang, Staff Writer

October 20, 2011

Set to tall shadows and dissonant chords, the Palo Alto High School girls' tennis team lost in a close match to Los Altos 3-4. No. 1 single Aashli Budhiraja ('14) defaulted mid-second set due to a leg injury that caused her to lose her last seven games straight. However, No. 2 single Felicia Wang ('14) and No. 3...

Boys’ water polo loses to Los Altos, 17-6

Skylar Dorosin, Mira Ahmad

March 11, 2011

The Palo Alto High School varsity boys’ water polo team fell to Los Altos 17-6 this Wednesday at Paly. The Vikings could not find a way to defensively contain Los Altos' top scorer, driver Colin Mulcahy ('11), who had eight goals in the first half. The team also struggled with a stagnant offense...

Girls’ soccer stunned by Los Altos, 2-1

Ben Sneider

March 2, 2011

The Palo Alto High School girls’ soccer team (5-6-1, 2-2-1) was defeated 2-1 by Los Altos High School (3-2-5, 2-2-2) today, tightening the race for supremacy in the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League. The first half was a deadlock for both teams. The Lady Vikes saw little success in creating...

Boys’ soccer overcomes slow start, ties Los Altos 1-1

Peter Dennis, Staff Writer

March 2, 2011

The Palo Alto High School boys' soccer team (6-2-3, 2-0-2) tied Los Altos High School 1-1 at Paly yesterday. The Vikings left the field somewhat disappointed with their play. "The result's not too bad," goalkeeper Kris Hoglund ('12) said. "But we would have liked a win." Both teams started the...

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