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Baseball adds a win to record

Baseball adds a win to record

Priscilla Bell and Garrett Reynolds

April 24, 2015

On Wednesday afternoon, the Paly baseball team took on the Milpitas Trojans. The team came into the game off of a four-game losing streak. "We were sick of losing," Justin Hull ('16) said. "We came out better today and had better energy earlier in the game." The game started with Milpitas looking...

Boys’ track and field beats Milpitas

Boys' track and field beats Milpitas

Nora Rosati, staff writer

March 29, 2012

Paly boys’ track and field beat Milpitas high school today at the Milpitas track. The Vikings started out with a point-booster, being the only the 4x100 meter relay to compete. The team of Matt Tolbert (‘13), Morris Gates-Mouton (‘12), Jayshawn Gates-Mouton (‘13), and Tremaine Kirkman (‘12)...

Boys’ basketball smashes Milpitas 61-38

Aubrey Dawkins ('13) going up for a layup

Colin Patterson and Austin Poore

February 18, 2012

The Palo Alto boys' basketball team (8-2) demolished the Milpitas Trojans (1-7) in a 61-38 win at home on Senior Night. After losing the tip off, the Vikings went straight to defense.  They managed to hold the Trojans to zero and quickly scored a three-pointer by Aubrey Dawkins ('13).  After a l...

Girls’ Basketball Smashes Milpitas 64-41 on Senior Night

Photo provided by Kathy Borsos.

Anne Hildebrand, Copy Editor, Staff writer

February 17, 2012

The Palo Alto High School girl’s basketball team defeated Milpitas High School on Tuesday Feb. 14 with a score of 64-41.  The Lady Vikes are still tied for first place in their league with crosstown rival Gunn High School and Wilcox High School. The Vikings honored their senior players with a Senior...

Against all odds: Justin Grey’s remarkable return to the spotlight

An x-ray reveals the broken orbital bone (shown right) varsity football and baseball player Justin Grey ('12) sustained his Junior year.  Since then Grey has bounced back and emerged as a vital component of the football team's success this season.

Kevin Dukovic, Staff Writer

December 16, 2011

Life is full of opportunities, and for varsity football and baseball player Justin Grey (‘12), one arose in a football game against Milpitas last year. Three quarters into the contest, Paly held a 28-0 advantage and the game was all but over. With the outcome already decided, the starters were removed...

The Viking tries shooting at Target Masters West shooting range

The Viking tries shooting at Target Masters West shooting range

Dustin Nizamian, Columnist

March 16, 2011

Kids at Paly know a thing or two about stress. To most of us, it’s that not-so-warm and fuzzy feeling you get when your curricular, extracurricular, and extra-extracurricular activities gather together like zones of high and low pressure air in “The Perfect Storm.”  In hectic times like these...

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