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Swimming and diving sweep SCVAL championships; marks tenth consecutive girls’ title

Head coach Danny Dye (Center) and assistant coaches Angela Duckworth and Lucy McComas take a celebratory dip in the Lynbrook pool after learning of their teams' wins. Coach Dye is hoping to have both the girls' and boys' teams end up first at the CCS championships too.

Hilda Huang, Business Manager

May 5, 2012

The Paly swimming and diving teams swept all four varsity divisions of boys' and girls' swimming and diving, at the 2012 Santa Clara Valley Athletic League Championships (SCVALs) yesterday for the first time since 2005. This also marked the tenth consecutive SCVAL Championship win for the girls' team...

Brief: Girls’ swimming and diving wins tenth consecutive League Championship; Boys win too

Girls' and boys' swimming and diving sweep a record-breaking win at 2012 League Championships, winning all four divisions and giving the girls their tenth straight League Championship win.

Hilda Huang, Business Manager

May 4, 2012

Head coach Danny Dye's ritual dunking into the Lynbrook pool marked the Lady Vikes' tenth consecutive league win at the League Championships and the boys' seventh win in Dye's eight years with Paly. The Vikings swept all four divisions, girls' and boys' swimming and girls' and boys' diving, for a record-breaking...

Underclassman of the Year: EJ Floreal

Peter Dennis, Columnist

June 9, 2011

With four minutes left in a league basketball game against Cupertino High School, Paly was down by six. After one play, the lead was cut to four. EJ Floreal (‘13) cut off a pass, streaked down the court and threw down a monstrous dunk. And with that, the game changed. The dunk invigorated the team,...

Boys’ lacrosse suffers first loss of season to Mountain View

Matt Lam ('12) drives relentless in a face-off against Mountain View

Will Glazier, Editor-in-Chief

March 24, 2011

A cold and rainy evening produced some fireworks in a showdown between Palo Alto (4-1, 2-1) and the Mountain View High School Spartans (5-2, 4-0) in a rematch of last year's Santa Clara Valley Athletic League championship game. This time, the Vikings came up short in another nail-biter, falling by a ...

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