The Viking Magazine

Vikings volleyball overcomes Menlo Atherton, advances to CCS championship

The Vikings gather during a time out called by Menlo Atherton in the third set.

Tori DeStefano, Staff Writer

November 20, 2013

The Paly Vikings took on the Menlo Atherton in front of an energetic crowd at the the Central Coast Section (CCS) semi-championships tonight, defeating the Bears in five close sets. The team will advance and play at the CCS championship this Saturday. “We studied all year for [this],” coach Dave...

Boys’ lacrosse triumphs over Menlo, 15-6

Ami Drez, Staff Writer

March 23, 2013

This Friday night, at the Paly home turf, the Vikings dominated Menlo High School 15-6. Coming into the first quarter the Vikings started out strong with a goal by Tully Mcallister (‘14).  The Vikings were able to hold onto possession of the ball, allowing Jonny Glazier (‘13) to score the last...

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...

Baseball destroys Menlo 14-4 at home

Baseball destroys Menlo 14-4 at home

Colin Patterson, Staff Writer

March 19, 2012

The Palo Alto Vikings annihilated the Menlo Knights today at home 14-4.  The Vikings took off during the bottom of the second inning scoring 10 of their runs comprised of steals and singles, doubles and a triple.  Paly got 11 hits off the Knights and only allowed them to get seven hits, keeping them...

Column: Keep On Fighting (But Watch Out For Sharks!)

Column: Keep On Fighting (But Watch Out For Sharks!)

Shannon Scheel, Columnist

September 25, 2011

Week five of column writing and I’m still going strong. Some non-believers thought I’d never make it this far. Sometimes I thought that myself. But hey, here we are! And I’m glad. My columns keep me sane between the stress of college essays, my Shanmom-ness and wild family escapades. And if you...

Boys’ lacrosse thrashes Menlo

Kevin Proceviat ('11) putting the moves on Menlo

Sam Greene, Copy Editor

April 1, 2011

The Palo Alto High School boys’ lacrosse team enjoyed a stirring 10-8 victory over Menlo School at home Thursday night under the lights.  Coming out strong with a 2-2-2 formation, the Vikings penetrated deep into the Menlo core at high intensity. Off the faceoff, Paly unleashed a fury of assaults,...

Menlo School edges Paly girls’ lacrosse, 9-8

Brennan Miller, Staff Writer

March 16, 2011

The Paly girls’ varsity lacrosse team (1-3,1-0) lost to the Menlo School (1-1,0-0) this afternoon 9-8. As reflected by the one goal difference, the game was close the entire way. Paly opened the scoring early, jumping out to a one-goal lead on its first possession. Midfielder Nina Kelty (’13)...

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