Girls’ lacrosse comes up short against Sacred Heart, losing 20-15

Girls’ lacrosse comes up short against Sacred Heart, losing 20-15

Maddie Kinnaman and Olivia Scola
April 17, 2014
Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The Palo Alto girls’ lacrosse team fell to the Sacred Heart Gators 20-15 on Wednesday night. Despite the loss, coach Jamie Nesbitt feels that the team tried its best. “I think it went really well, I’m really proud of how the girls played. I think they left it all... Read more »

Dynamic Duos

Dynamic Duos

Priscilla Bell, Staff Writer
April 16, 2014
Filed under Features, Soccer - Girls, Swimming - Boys, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories, Track & Field

When looking at a Paly roster, sometimes it catches the eye that two players have the same last name, and it turns out that they are siblings on the same varsity team. These two brothers or sisters have something special between them because they are on the same Paly team. Famous sibling athletes... Read more »

Girls’ track rolls 92-35 over Lynbrook

Girls’ track rolls 92-35 over Lynbrook

Rowan McEvoy, Staff Writer
April 15, 2014
Filed under Spring Sports, Top Stories, Track & Field

The Paly girls’ track team defeated Lynbrook 92-35 on Thursday at home. The team dominated the meet, taking first in all but two events en route to a large margin of victory. “I feel like the girls’ team did pretty well,” Julia Asin (‘15) said. “We won pretty... Read more »

Paly baseball dominates Gunn 9-1

Paly baseball dominates Gunn 9-1

Rowan McEvoy and Hayley Poore
April 11, 2014
Filed under Baseball, Top Stories

The Paly baseball team defeated cross-town rival Gunn 9-1 at home on Friday afternoon. Despite a slow start, the Vikings put the game out of reach with a late offensive outburst. Corey Bicknell (‘15) started pitching for the Vikings, giving up only one hit in the first... Read more »

Boys’ lacrosse crushes Burlingame, 15-1

Boys’ lacrosse crushes Burlingame, 15-1

Clara Harrington
April 11, 2014
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Spring Sports, Top Stories

In a blowout game, the boys’ lacrosse team trounced Burlingame High School 15-1 at home. “We were real pissed off about this past Tuesday against Sacred Heart,” coach DJ Shelton said. “We were inspired and wanted to come out and show everyone what we’re capable... Read more »

Boys’ golf brings in another win

Priscilla Bell, Staff Writer
April 8, 2014
Filed under Golf, Spring Sports, Top Stories

Boys' golf took on Fremont High School this afternoon at Sunnyvale Golf Course and finished with a win, 258-201. The team was coming off of a week-long Spring Break and had won its match against Mountain View High School the Thursday before Spring Break. In order to prepare for their next match against... Read more »

Girls’ lacrosse narrowly beaten by Gunn, 12-10

Girls’ lacrosse narrowly beaten by Gunn, 12-10

Clara Harrington, Staff Writer
March 29, 2014
Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The girls' lacrosse team fell to Gunn High School on Friday, March 29. The first half began with pressure on Gunn by Paly. As the Vikings inched towards Gunn's goal, a foul was made against Allie Peery ('15) and she was given the ability to put a clear shot into the back... Read more »

Boys’ track falls to Mountain View

Boys’ track falls to Mountain View

March 29, 2014
Filed under Top Stories, Track & Field

On Thursday afternoon, the boys’ track team went up against Mountain View in it’s second league meet of the season. The Vikings ended the meet trailing Mountain View by only four points with a score of 65-61.  Mountain View dominated in the throwing events as well... Read more »

Softball drops close game against cross-town rival Gunn

Softball drops close game against cross-town rival Gunn

Maddie Kinnaman, Staff Writer
March 29, 2014
Filed under Softball, Top Stories

In a hard fought contest, the Lady Vikes were unable to pull out the victory losing 4-3. The Titans took an early lead after the first inning after scoring the first run of the game. Both the Vikings and the Titans were unable to score in a fast second inning. The top of the third inning started out... Read more »

Paly baseball rolls over Los Altos, 7-3

Paly baseball rolls over Los Altos, 7-3

March 29, 2014
Filed under Baseball, Top Stories

After starting the season 0-4 the Palo Alto boys baseball team is starting to climb back into league contention. The vikings improve to (4-2) in league play and (6-6) overall. As the game commenced Brian Kannappan (‘14) took the mound. The first batter hit a soft ground... Read more »