The Viking Magazine

Softball falls to Los Gatos Wildcats 9-4 at home

Casey Glassford ('15) delivers the first pitch in the top of the second inning. Glassford pitched five of the seven innings on Tuesday afternoon.

Paul Bienaimé, Staff Writer

March 12, 2013

The Palo Alto High School softball team faced the Los Gatos Wildcats for their fifth regular season game. The Vikings (2-2) lost in a high-scoring game, 9-4. As the Wildcats stepped up to the plate at the top of the first inning, they were able to score seven runs and take the lead. The Lady Vikes ha...

Boys’ lacrosse falls to Burlingame in the final 10 seconds

Scotty Bara ('13) plays defense for the Vikings

Sammy Solomon, News Editor

March 12, 2013

In an intense, back and forth battle, the Palo Alto High School boys’ lacrosse team fell to Burlingame 12-11 under the Paly lights this Monday night. Burlingame started out strong driving toward goal, however the Viking defense kept the ball away, shutting down the Panther attack. The momentum changed...

Boys’ lacrosse drops heart breaker to Menlo Atherton 7-5

Jordan Gans ('14) faces off for the Vikings.

Ami Drez and Sammy Solomon

March 7, 2013

For those who are familiar with the game of lacrosse, it is evident that very often the team that ends up on top is the team that is able to maintain the ground balls. Which, subsequently, determined the outcome of the boys' varsity lacrosse game this Wednesday under the Paly lights between the Menlo-Atherton...

Strong defense for Paly softball shuts out Terra Nova

Shannon Fee ('14) connected on two hits and had one RBI on the game. The Vikings went on to score nine times while keeping the Tigers to zero.

James Harrison, Staff Writer

March 5, 2013

In sports, it can be hard to start off a game with a boom. Today, the Paly softball team did just that as they worked together flawlessly in the first inning to shock the Terra Nova Tigers with seven unanswered runs.The Lady Vikes went on to win their second game of the season against the out-of-league...

Brief: Freshman clinches win for boys’ tennis

Number one singles player Austin Leung ('14) hits a forehand.

Sammy Solomon, News Editor

March 5, 2013

Palo Alto High School's boys' tennis team squeaked by Lynbrook 4-3, today at home. With some tough singles match-ups, the team looked to the doubles players to secure wins. The Vikings were able to sweep the doubles with victories from Mason Haverstock ('13) and Mikael Lassooy ('13) at number one,...

Girls’ lacrosse pummels Oak Ridge in their fourth game, 15-3

Julia Saul, Staff Writer

March 2, 2013

This morning, Palo Alto's girls' lacrosse dominated Oak Ridge with a final score of 15-3. The first goal of the game was scored by Simone Buteau ('13) which was quickly followed by three consecutive goals scored by midfielder Kristen Destefano ('14). Then, Emily Hain ('13) scored another...

Foug’s two-out, game-winning single lifts Vikings over Maria Carrillo

Rohit Ramkumar ('13) fires a pitch for the Vikings. Ramkumar threw six strong innings, giving up only one run en route to Paly's 2-1 victory over Maria Carrillo.

Kevin Dukovic, Editor-in-Chief

March 2, 2013

James Foug may only stand a mere 5 feet 9 inches tall, but the senior centerfielder came up big Saturday afternoon. In a game that was dominated by solid pitching, Foug had two hits, including a game-ending single in the bottom of the seventh inning, and Paly (2-3) rallied past visiting non-conference...

Girls’ Varsity Soccer 2013

Ami Drez, Staff Writer

March 1, 2013

Despite the abrupt ending to the 2013 season, due to CIF technicalities, the lady Vikes ended the season undefeated in league. Filmed and Edited by Ami Drez

Glassford shuts down Panthers; winning their season opener 6-3

After defeating the Burlingame High School panthers, the varsity softball team poses for a picture with smiles on their faces. The team shut down the panthers 6-3 with exceptional pitching from Julia Saul and Casey Glassford.

Paul Bienaimé, Staff Writer

February 28, 2013

With new coach George Marshall, the Palo Alto High School softball team took on Burlingame High School at home for their season opener. Having lost to the the Panthers last year 12-2, the Vikings were motivated to take the victory back, and did so by shutting the panthers down 6-3. The Lady Vikes...

Glazier and Anderson lead team to victory against Mitty, 13-5

Leading scorer, Johnny Glazier, takes the ball to goal. Glazier had a total of 7 goals leading to their dominant win over MItty.

Ami Drez, Staff Writer

February 28, 2013

Under the lights, at the Paly home turf, boys' varsity lacrosse defeated Archbishop Mitty High School Wednesday night, 13-5. The Vikings were able to take the lead with top scorers Jonny Glazier ('13) and Skyler Anderson ('13) contributing a combined total of 11 goals. The Vikings started out on...

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