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Girls’ water polo loses 9-8 to San Benito in first round of CCS

Emma Wolfe ('14) fires at the San Benito goal during the first round of the CCS playoffs.

Chris Smith, Staff Writer

November 7, 2012

On Tuesday evening with the season on the line, it was a battle to the bitter end but the Lady Vikes came up short as the Haymakers advanced. Katie Francis (‘15) scored with 23 seconds left in the game to tie it up but the Haymakers came right back to score the game winning goal taking the 9-8 victory. Defense...

Girls’ Water Polo Senior Night Ceremony

Annie Susco, Video Editor

October 24, 2012

The Palo Alto High School Girls' Water Polo team celebrated their senior night October 23rd at Paly's own pool. The girls started off the evening by beating Los Altos 8-6 and then finished things by celebrating their five seniors, Abby Bromberg, Abby Kinnaman, Kelly Stern, Martine Leclerc, and Quitterie...

Girls’ water polo handles Lynbrook

Spencer Drazovich, Managing Editor

September 24, 2012

The Paly girls’ water polo team defeated Lynbrook tonight by a score of 10-3. Defense was the name of the game for the Vikings, anchored by a strong performance by goalie Abby Bromberg ('13). Paly struck first with a goal by Emma Wolfe ('14). The defense held strong for most of the quarter. Bromberg...

Girls’ water polo drops heartbreaker to Los Gatos, 5-4

Coach Spencer Dornin discusses strategy with players early in the first half. The Vikings lost the game 5-4.

Spencer Drazovich, Managing Editor

September 13, 2012

The Paly girls’ water polo team lost to the Los Gatos Wildcats tonight by a score of 5-4. The game was a tale of two halves for the Lady Vikes as they fell behind early but clawed their way back into the game in the second half. An injury to starting goalie Maddie Kinnaman ('15) forced Paly to use...

Paly girls’ water polo defeats Castilleja 12-2

Nina Kelty, Staff Writer

September 22, 2011

Palo Alto High School’s girls’ water polo team upset local rival Castilleja High School 12-2 at home on Wednesday, September 21. All four quarters the Lady Vikes won possession of the starting sprint.  Emma Wolfe (’14) scored her first of two goals 30 seconds into the game. Wolfe’s go...

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