Palo Alto High School's sports news magazine

The Viking Magazine

Palo Alto High School's sports news magazine

The Viking Magazine

Palo Alto High School's sports news magazine

The Viking Magazine

Paly Softball Beats Monte Vista 10-9 in a Close Game

Yasmin Friedrichowitz, Staff Writer April 17, 2022

Paly’s softball team played a tight game against Monte Vista but came out on top winning 10-9. Monte Vista put up a good fight, the two teams battling throughout the game scoring points on each other...

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

Paly Softball Comes From Behind to Beat Saratoga 9-5

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...

Softball defeats Lynbrook 9-0 in final league game

Softball defeats Lynbrook 9-0 in final league game

Lauren Daniel, Business Manager May 13, 2017

Softball defeated Lynbrook in their last league game Wednesday 9-0. Before the game, they held a ceremony honoring the seven seniors on the team. Seemly fitting that the seniors contributed five RBI’s...

Softball falls 4-2 to Santa Clara on senior day

Softball falls 4-2 to Santa Clara on senior day

Steven Marinkovich, Editor-in-Chief May 3, 2016

The Paly softball team fell to Santa Clara 4-2 in extra innings on senior day. The game started out slow with only one runner in scoring position through the first two innings. That came for Santa Clara...

Sophie Frick (18) and Carly Leong (18) celebrate after sealing the girls basketball league championship. Frick has been chosen as Palys female underclassman of the year.

Female Underclassman of the Year: Sophie Frick

Maddy Atwater, Features Editor May 29, 2015

  Sophie Frick (‘18) stepped foot on the Palo Alto High School campus with a pre-determined expectation to be a talented athlete. With two older siblings, Andrew Frick (‘14) who played football,...

With the Vikings ahead 13-1 in the bottom of the third, Kabria Dame (15) swings and makes contact. The game would end with the same score.

Softball crushes Silver Creek 13-1

Priscilla Bell, Features Editor March 9, 2015

In its fifth game of the season, softball lit up the field on Monday afternoon. Silver Creek came out strong with a lead-off double in the first inning. Natalie Snyder ('16) caught a ball in deep left...

Coach of the Year: Bill Laskey

Coach of the Year: Bill Laskey

Paul Bienaimé, Multimedia Editor May 28, 2014

After ending the 2013 season with a league record of 0-12 and an overall record of 3-22, Paly softball welcomed a new coach to kick off Paly’s 2014 season. Coach Bill Laskey took over George Marshall’s...

Hannah Bundy (14) hits a single in the sixth inning. Later in the inning, Bundy scored.

Softball suffers close loss to Sacred Heart Cathedral

Priscilla Bell, Staff Writer April 17, 2014

On Thursday afternoon, Paly softball dropped a close game to Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory from San Francisco, 4-3. "I feel like we're so much better than we played," Emma Noroian ('14) said. "We're...

Julia Saul (14) pitched the whole game for the Vikings. Saul totaled five strikeouts in the contest.

Softball inches by Woodside, 3-2

Priscilla Bell, Staff Writer March 14, 2014

Paly girls' softball pulled a win over Woodside 3-2 on Thursday afternoon. Strong pitching by starting pitcher Julia Saul ('14) was a key component to the Lady Vikes victory. The Vikings showed signs...

Vikings pitcher Julia Saul (14) pitched 12 strikeouts against the Mercy Crusaders.

Softball triumphs over Mercy, 10-2

Maddie Kinnaman, Staff Writer February 27, 2014

The Palo Alto softball team defeated the Mercy Crusaders on Thursday, February 27 at home. This was the Vikings’ second win of the season. The Vikings’ started the game off slow but improved throughout...

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