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Volleyball comes back to beat Monta Vista 3 sets to 1

Volleyball comes back to beat Monta Vista 3 sets to 1
September 14, 2016

The Vikings’ volleyball team took down Monta Vista three sets to one in their first league game of the season on Tuesday evening. The Vikes started out slow, going down early in the first set 10-2....

Paly volleyball falls to Valley Christian 3-1

Katie Passarello ('17) jumps to tip the ball over the Valley Christian blockers.
September 2, 2016

The Paly girls volleyball team was defeated in a 3-1 match against the Valley Christian warriors Thursday night at Gunn High School. The Lady Vikes lost the first point in the first set, which set the...

Volleyball season preview

August 30, 2016

The Palo Alto High School girls’ volleyball team is gearing up in preparation for the 2016 season. The team will be led by coach, Jekara Wilson, who’s in her second year as the varsity coach. “This...

Girls volleyball preview

Girls volleyball preview
September 9, 2015

The Palo Alto High School girls’ volleyball team is preparing for the 2015 season with their new coach, Jekara Wilson. The team has had a new coach each season for the past three years. Though Wilson...

Digging it

Digging it
November 12, 2014

This year, there are many new faces in the Palo Alto High School athletic department. One of those new faces is head volleyball coach Daniele Desiderio. Desiderio took over after former head coach Dave...

Volleyball takes a Senior Night victory against Gunn

November 11, 2014

Paly volleyball defeated Gunn in three sets on Thursday night. In its previous matchup against the Titans in the league opener, Paly lost in three sets. Coach Daniele Desiderio saw the development of...

Paly volleyball annihilates Monta Vista 3-0

The starters talk to each other before the start of the first set against Monta Vista. The Vikings would go on to win the first set 27-25.
October 26, 2014

The Lady Vikes triumphed over the Monta Vista Toreros 3-0 on Thursday. Thursday night’s game was their second league win. The Vikings started the game out strong, winning the first six points of the...

Think Pink?

Think Pink?
Halas says No! Staff writer Maddy Atwater takes an inside look at two Paly sports teams that have changed Pink October and how a recent decision has caused chaos and confusion among the teams and community.
October 3, 2014

You take a deep breath to calm your nerves, block out the rally screams and take in the Friday night lights. You’re nervous. It’s the home opener and you can’t quite seem to get those butterflies...

Preview: Girls’ volleyball looks forward to upcoming season

The Lady Vikes lost four seniors last season.
September 5, 2014

The Palo Alto High School girls’ volleyball team is preparing for the 2014 season with their new coach, Daniele Desiderio. After losing their opportunity to make it to State Championship last year...

Vikings volleyball sweeps Gunn in straight sets

Keri Gee ('14) digs a spike from the back row. The Vikes went on to defeat Gunn for the second time in league.
November 5, 2013

For the second time this season, the Lady Vikes conquered Gunn High School but this time in Titan territory. The match took place on Thursday in the Titans’ brand new gym on their senior night. Paly...

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