The Viking Magazine

Paly Softball Comes From Behind to Beat Saratoga 9-5

Pitcher Fabi Teofan ('19) allowed one run in four innings, and had two RBI's.

Alexandra Lee, Staff Writer

March 27, 2018

On Tuesday, the Lady Vikes had a walk-off 9-5 victory over Saratoga, breaking it open in the bottom of the fourth, and scoring six runs on a two-out rally. Both teams got off to a slow start, but visiting Saratoga took a lead in the top of the third by scoring four runs. Paly bounced back in the fo...

Baseball takes second in SCVAL

Owen Plambeck ('16) hits a pitch in the sixth inning. The Vikings took second place in SCVAL.

Priscilla Bell, Staff Writer

May 16, 2014

The Saratoga Falcons took first place in the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League (SCVAL) on Friday afternoon, as Paly fell 13-4. It was the third game in the three-game series for the SCVAL finals between Saratoga and Paly. On Tuesday, the Falcons took the win at Paly 8-4, and yesterday, the Vikings won...

Baseball ousts Saratoga, 6-4

Bowen Gerould ('14) hacks at a fastball in his first at bat. Gerould had 2 hits against Saratoga.

Zoe Bhargava and Maddie Kinnaman

March 16, 2014

The Palo Alto Vikings' baseball team triumphed over the Saratoga Falcons 6-4 at home on Friday, March 14. The top of the first inning started out fast with Vikings' pitcher Brian Kannappan ('14) catching a line drive hit to record the first out of the game. The Vikings' momentum continued and got two...

Paly Girls Varsity Tennis

Niall Patrick, Staff Writer

September 17, 2012

Paly girls varsity tennis team loses 6-1 in a league match against Saratoga. Here are a few highlights from #1 singles player Aashli Budhirajah and #2 singles play Felicia Wang.

Sloppy play highlights team’s 6-1 loss to Saratoga

Sloppy play highlights team's 6-1 loss to Saratoga

Kevin Dukovic, Editor-in-Chief

September 11, 2012

The Palo Alto High School girls' tennis team (4-2, 0-1) fell 6-1 to Saratoga High School (3-3, 1-0) on a hot and sunny Tuesday afternoon at Paly. No. 2 singles player Felicia Wang ('14) was the only Lady Vike to win her match, beating Smita Sabada ('14) 1-6, 7-5, 6-4. The results of the remaining...

Girls’ and boys’ track and field beats Saratoga, 89-31 and 110-16

Nora Rosati, Editor-in-Chief

April 26, 2012

Girls’ and boys’ track and field crushed Saratoga high school this Thursday at the home track, 89-31 and 110-16, respectively. This was the last dual meet of the season. The girls’ took a lead from the very beginning when Saratoga forfeited the 4x100 meter relay.  For the first event they competed...

Boys’ soccer falls to Saratoga 2-0

Michelle Friedlander, Staff Writer

February 4, 2012

Boys’ soccer (0-9-2, 0-3-0) lost to Saratoga High School (9-3-1, 5-1-1) with a score of 2-0. Both teams kept their defenses tight and intact, not allowing many shots. Paly goalie Tony Maharaj (‘14) had a lot of saves, but in the end, he allowed two balls past him. The first half was even in term...

Girls’ tennis falls to Saratoga 1-6

Budhiraja runs for a return in the first set. As the No. 1 single, she plays in every meet. Photo by Hilda Huang

Hilda Huang, Staff Writer

September 15, 2011

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...

Brief: Girls’ lacrosse eases past Saratoga on Senior Night

Viking goalie Gayle Schumacher ('11) scored her first goal on Thursday.

Brennan Miller

May 5, 2011

On Senior Night at Palo Alto High School, the Lady Vikes girls’ lacrosse team cruised to any easy 12-4 victory over the Saratoga Falcons. Charlotte Biffar (’13) led the team with three goals and was closely followed by Emily Benatar (’11) who found the back of the net twice. Only eight players...

Boys’ lacrosse crushes Saratoga 10-3

Mira Ahmad, Staff Writer

April 21, 2011

The Palo Alto High School boys' lacrosse team had another easy league win defeating Saratoga High School 10-3 this Wednesday night at Paly. The team (10-3, 5-2) previously defeated the Falcons 9-7. This time around, the Vikings' strong defense outplayed Saratoga's attempts at goal. Paly took the lead...

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