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Vikings beat Monta Vista with a score of 17-7

Vikings beat Monta Vista with a score of 17-7

Eric Aboytes, Staff Writer

September 7, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

The Paly Boys’ Water Polo Team conquered Monta Vista with a score of 17-7 on Tuesday afternoon.  With this result, the Vikings continue on with the season with a record of 1-1, 1-0.   The Viking started off the game strong, scoring seven goals in the first of four quarters. “I tho...

Boys’ tennis splits two matches against Cupertino

Boys’ tennis splits two matches against Cupertino

Lauren Koyama, Staff Writer

March 19, 2016


Filed under Tennis - Boys, Top Stories

The Palo Alto High School boy’s tennis team won one out of two matches against Cupertino High School at home on Thursday, March 17th. The boys played two matches to make up for one that was rained out earlier in the season. Both of the teams agreed to do both matches on the same day, instead of h...

Boys’ water polo clenches a 9-7 victory over Monta Vista Matadors

Boys’ water polo clenches a 9-7 victory over Monta Vista Matadors

Bryn Carlson, Staff Writer

September 19, 2014


Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

On Thursday night, the boys’ water polo team faced off the Monta Vista Matadors in its second league game of the season. Team captain Lucas Novak (‘15) was pleased with the team’s performance and ultimate defeat of the Matadors. “For most of the game we played well; our defense was definitely...

Boys’ soccer collects another win, outlasting the Matadors 2-0

Boys’ soccer collects another win, outlasting the Matadors 2-0

Zach Rizk, Staff Writer

January 23, 2013


Filed under Soccer - Boys, Top Stories

Paly opened up first half play against the Monta Vista Matadors firing on all cylinders.  Forward Chris Meredith (‘13) set the tone when he netted the first goal of the game en route to Paly's 2-0 victory over the Matadors. “Chris is always tough,” Viking head coach Briggs said about Meredith....

Column: Where the fans at?!

Column: Where the fans at?!

Sam Borsos, Managing Editor

October 6, 2011


Filed under Columns, Top Stories, Volleyball

It’s a typical Thursday night. After catching up on my DVR episode of Modern Family and easily blowing off my homework until 6:45 p.m., I head to the Palo Alto High School big gym to watch some quality volleyball. Paly vs. Monta Vista. Game time. As the Lady Vikes crush the Matadors 20-7 in the...

Girls’ tennis falls to Saratoga 1-6

Girls’ tennis falls to Saratoga 1-6

Hilda Huang, Staff Writer

September 15, 2011


Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

The Palo Alto High School varsity girls’ tennis team lost to Saratoga 1-6 today, falling to consistent baseline playing. The Lady Vikes are rebounding from a tough week, according to head coach Andy Harader. They played Monta Vista and Saratoga, two of the league’s strongest teams, early in the...

Girls’ soccer falls to Monta Vista, 2-0

Nathan Norimoto and Skylar Dorosin

March 2, 2011


Filed under Soccer - Girls

The Palo Alto High School girls’ soccer team (4-5) lost to Monta Vista 2-0 Wednesday afternoon in its second league game of the season. The team’s difficulty with connecting passes and finishing shots was a deciding factor in the loss. "I believe we didn't make the right passes, and I think...

Wrestling team defeats Monta Vista, 39-33

Wrestling team defeats Monta Vista, 39-33

Emy Kelty, Marina Foley, and Alan Lamarque

January 12, 2011


Filed under Wrestling

The Paly wrestling team narrowly defeated the Monta Vista Matadors, 39-33, on Tuesday night at Monta Vista. The Paly wrestling team narrowly defeated the Monta Vista Matadors, 39-33, on Tuesday night at Monta Vista. Heading into the dual, the Vikings expected a positive outcome. However, in the e...

Volleyball wins second league match over Monta Vista

Sam Borsos and Paige Borsos, Staff Writer

September 24, 2010


Filed under Fall Sports, Volleyball

The Palo Alto High School girls' varsity volleyball team (20-0, 2-0) breezed through its first week of league play, defeating Monta Vista (10-7, 0-1) at home on Thursday, after a win on Tuesday at Los Altos High School. Despite struggling against Monta Vista's defense at the start of the match,...

Boys’ water polo falls to Monta Vista, 10-4

Mira Ahmad, Staff Writer

September 22, 2010


Filed under Fall Sports, Video, Water Polo - Boys

The Palo Alto High School boys’ water polo team (1-2-0) suffered a disappointing loss against Monta Vista (2-0-0), 10-4, on Tuesday night at Paly. The Matadors jumped off to a frenzied start as their utility player and captain Alex Bagdasarian ('11) scored three goals against the Vikings in the...

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