The Viking Magazine

Vikings lose nail-biter to Monta Vista 1-0

Captain Preston Kuppe ('15) looks on as his corner kick flies through the air. The Vikings went on to lose to Monta Vista 1-0.

Alex Murray, Editor-in-Chief

February 3, 2015

The Vikings played host to Monta Vista on Tuesday afternoon and lost a nail-biter to the Matadors, 1-0. Despite the home advantage, Palo Alto gave up the early goal in the second minute, giving the visiting Matadors the 1-0 lead. There were questions over if the play building up to the goal was offsides,...

Vikings win against rough Saratoga, 4-0

Jack Brooke ('15) goes up for a header against the Saratoga Falcons. The Vikings would go on to win 4-0.

Alex Murray, Staff Writer

February 5, 2014

The Palo Alto High School boys’ varsity soccer team won against Saratoga 4-0, despite the aggressive and physical play of the visitors Wednesday night. The Vikings started the first half on the front foot, with forward Dami Bolarinwa (‘16) turning and crossing to his incoming strike partner Fernando...

Boys’ soccer beat Fremont 1-0

Ami Drez, Staff Witer

February 4, 2013

In a close match, Paly boys' varsity soccer defeated Fremont, 1-0 on Friday at home. In the first few minutes, Paly came out on a dominant note, maintaining possession. Cina Vacir ('14) moved down the field, passed the ball over to Preston Kuppe ('15) who faked out his defenders and the goalie scoring the...

Boys’ soccer stomps crosstown rival 2-0

Midfielder Paul Stefanski ('13) scrambles a few Titans to get the ball into Viking possession. The Vikings went on to defeat the Titans with a score of 2-0.

Paul Bienaimé, Staff Writer

January 30, 2013

The Vikings' boys' soccer team took on the cross-town rival Gunn Titans at home, on Wednesday afternoon. The team took initiative and kept the ball on the right side of the field. Forward Gen Murphy ('13) set the team on a roll by netting the first goal, assisted by center midfielder Kirby Gee ('13). The...

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