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Brief: Coach Dave Winn to leave Palo Alto and coach for the Spartans

The Vikings celebrate a big win with a huddle after defeating  San Ramon in the Norcal quarterfinals. Dave Winn is pictured in the bottom left corner.

Gillian Chryst, Web and Social Media Editor

June 13, 2014

Dave Winn, Palo Alto High School volleyball coach for the past eight seasons, announced this morning that he will not be returning to coach the Lady Vikes next fall. Players and their families received an email today containing information of Winn's plans to leave Paly and coach for the Mountain View Spar...

Girls’ basketball comes from behind to defeat Mountain View 57-54

Alexis Harris goes up for a shot against two Mountain View defenders. Paly would go on to win 57-54.

Rowan McEvoy, Staff Writer

March 2, 2014

The Paly Girls’ basketball team outlasted the Mountain View Spartans 57-54 at Gunn High School late Saturday afternoon in the CCS Division I quarterfinals. After going one and one against the Spartans in the regular season, the Vikings came from behind in the fourth quarter to secure a spot in the CCS s...

ESPN analyst Trent Dilfer talks Chryst, Super Bowl with The Viking

Trent Dilfer gazes at his Super Bowl XXXV trophy as a Baltimore Raven in 2001. Dilfer talked with a couple of Viking staff members Friday night during the Paly boys' team's victory over Mountain View.

Zach Rizk and Paul Bienaimé

January 26, 2013

During the Paly boys' basketball team's 41-30 victory over the Mountain View Spartans on "Quad Night," Super Bowl winning quarterback and ESPN analyst  Trent Dilfer made an appearance. The Viking’s Paul Bienaimé and Zach Rizk managed to catch up with Dilfer for a short interview. Dilfer was attendi...

Boys’ water polo defeats Mountain View 7-6

Boys' water polo defeats Mountain View 7-6

Michael Strong and Mira Ahmad, Staff Writer and Managing Editor

September 15, 2011

This Wednesday at Palo Alto High School the varsity boys' water polo team defeated the Mountain View Spartans 7-6. The Spartans got off to just the start they were looking for, with Aaron Lim ('12) scoring the first goal of the night off of a five-meter shot. The rest of the quarter seemed to ...

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