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Girls’ soccer falls to Los Gatos, 1-0

Defender Emy Kelty ('12) passes ball out of Pally territoy.  Kelty kept the Wildcats' offense at bay most of the game.

Colin Patterson, Staff Writer

January 23, 2012

Monday after school, the Palo Alto High School girls' varsity Soccer team (3-3-6, 1-2-3 League) lost to Los Gatos High School (12-0-1, 6-0-0 League) in a close game of 1-0. The Wildcats scored their point about half way through the second half in a constant battle that took place on both sides of...

Boys’ basketball defeats Los Gatos, 69-53

Alec Wong (‘12) calls a play during the fourth quarter of Paly’s 69-53 victory over Los Gatos.  Wong had 10 assists on the night.

Kevin Dukovic, Staff Writer

January 21, 2012

The Palo Alto High School boys’ basketball team defeated Los Gatos, 69-53, Friday night at Paly to improve the team’s record to 4-1 in league play and 14-2 overall.  Aubrey Dawkins (‘12) had a game high 23 points. The Wildcats capitalized on a slow start by the Vikes, scoring the first five...

Girls’ Water Polo Beats Los Gatos 9-8

Nina Kelty, Staff Writer

October 8, 2011

The Palo Alto High School girls’ water polo team defeated Los Gatos High School 9-8 at the Paly pool on Thursday Oct. 6. In their first league game the Lady Vikes fell short to the Wildcats 8-7.  This time the team came back ready to turn the tables. “The last time we played them we lost by...

Girls’ lacrosse advances to finals after win over Los Gatos

Photo Credit: Paige Borsos

Mary Albertolle, Editor-In-Chief

May 11, 2011

After a quick lead, the Palo Alto High School girls' lacrosse team progresses to the playoff championship after beating Los Gatos, 15-9, today at home. The Lady Vikes jumped ahead right in the beginning when they they controlled the first few draws.  Off the draw Leigh Dairaghi ('11), Kimmie Flather...

Boys’ lacrosse heads in to break with two solid wins against Los Gatos and Archbishop Mitty

Gracie Marshall, Managing Editor

April 11, 2011

Palo Alto High School boys' lacrosse took care of business last week, taking down Archbishop Mitty (1-8) 13-6 on Monday and defeating Los Gatos (2-7) away 9-4 on Wednesday. Paly came out strong against the Monarchs, scoring six goals in the first quarter. Lukas Peterson ('12) and Logan Mendenhall...

Baseball falls to Los Gatos 7-5 in first league loss

Baseball falls to Los Gatos 7-5 in first league loss

Mark Raftrey, News Editor

April 2, 2011

The Palo Alto High School baseball team fell behind early and saw its 10-game winning streak snapped by Los Gatos on Friday afternoon at Paly. The Wildcats won 7-5 to avenge an 8-1 loss to the Vikings on Wednesday in the first game of the two-game series. Los Gatos exploded in the third inning...

Paly softball falls to Los Gatos on Opening Day

Grace Stafford ('11) pitches the ball in Paly's 5-2 loss to Los Gatos on Opening Day.

Mary Albertolle, Editor-in-Chief

March 18, 2011

A brand new field, Principal Phil Winston to throw the first pitch and 200 free hot dogs made yesterday a memorable day for the Palo Alto High School varsity softball team (0-1 SCVAL), despite its loss to Los Gatos High School (1-0 SCVAL).  The Lady Vikes lost 5-2, giving all five runs in the third...

Boys’ lacrosse beats Los Gatos, 12-9

Attacker Kevin Proceviat ('11) works his way around the Los Gatos defense in Paly's first season game against the Wildcats.

Alan Lamarque, Staff Writer

March 16, 2011

The Paly boys' lacrosse team handily beat the Los Gatos Wildcats 12-9 Monday night at Paly's lacrosse field. Although the score indicates the game was close, the Vikings' were able to wrap up the victory with a 9-3 lead heading into halftime. Attack John Brunett ('11) scored the first goal,...

Girls’ tennis defeats Los Gatos in first round of CCS

Shannon Scheel

March 11, 2011

With the first round now in the past, the Palo Alto High School girls’ varsity tennis team can look forward to tougher competition in the later rounds of the Central Coast Section playoffs. The Lady Vikes will move on to the second round of the tournament after a sweeping 7-0 victory over Los ...

Boys’ soccer ties again

Sam Greene

March 2, 2011

Palo Alto High School boys’ soccer refuses to shake off a nasty habit. After hosting the Los Gatos High School Wildcats on their home turf this afternoon, the Vikings left the field with missed opportunities, dimming the scoreboard with yet another tie, 0-0. Still missing key players, the team's...

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