Boys’ lacrosse just clutches 11-6 win against the Los Altos Eagles

Boys’ lacrosse just clutches 11-6 win against the Los Altos Eagles

Ami Drez, News Editor
April 17, 2014
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The Palo Alto boy's lacrosse team started off strong in the first half and maintained their lead with a final score of 11-6. The Vikings came into the first quarter ready to dominate, with two goals by Wayland Chiu ('14) and Matt Seligson ('16). Los Altos rallied back and put one at the back of the... 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’ lacrosse falls to Bella Vista, 8-6

Boys’ lacrosse falls to Bella Vista, 8-6

Tori DeStefano, Staff Writer
March 9, 2014
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The boys’ lacrosse team was defeated 8-6 by Bella Vista on Saturday in a close battle into the last few minutes. In the first quarter, the Vikings trailed behind Bella Vista despite multiple saves by Quintin Valenti (’16). Bella Vista scored two goals early on, but the Vikes were able to tie the... Read more »

Boys’ lacrosse triumphs over Archbishop Mitty, 16-5

Boys’ lacrosse triumphs over Archbishop Mitty, 16-5

Julia Saul, Design Editor
March 5, 2014
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Spring Sports, Top Stories

In their second game of the season, the boys’ lacrosse team triumphed over Archbishop Mitty 16-5. The game started out slow for the Vikings when Mitty scored the first two goals. However, Paly fought back, responding with a goal by Jordan Gans (‘14). Mitty scored one more goal to... Read more »

Brief: Boy’s lacrosse falls to SHP in CCS semi-finals

Tara Lawrence
May 8, 2013
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The Vikes suffered a hard loss to Sacred Heart Prep today, finishing the CCS semi-final game with a score of 6-18. This loss signaled the team's elimination CCS and their  final game of the season. Despite multiple shots on goal in the first half, the Vikings could not get the ball past SHP's goalie... Read more »

East vs. West

East vs. West

James Harrison
April 26, 2013
Filed under Features, Lacrosse - Boys, Top Stories

Winning three consecutive playoff games by one goal and going on to win the championship in any sport is a tough feat, regardless of level. Doing so in the first season of a team’s existence is even harder. Nevertheless, the Palo Alto boy’s lacrosse team did this just four years ago as Paly’s newest... Read more »

Boys’ lacrosse triumphs over Menlo, 15-6

Ami Drez, Staff Writer
March 23, 2013
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys

This Friday night, at the Paly home turf, the Vikings dominated Menlo High School 15-6. Coming into the first quarter the Vikings started out strong with a goal by Tully Mcallister (‘14).  The Vikings were able to hold onto possession of the ball, allowing Jonny Glazier (‘13) to score the last... Read more »

Boys lacrosse falls to Sacred Heart Prep, 11-19

Boys lacrosse falls to Sacred Heart Prep, 11-19

Tara Lawrence, Staff Writer
March 19, 2013
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Top Stories

The Paly boys' lacrosse team suffered a difficult loss to Sacred Heart Prep Tuesday, only scoring 11 points to SHP's 19. Jonny Glazier ('13) scored 6 goals, while Weston Preising ('13), Skyler Anderson ('13), Walker Mees ('13), and Tully McCalister ('14) each contributed as well. The Vikes struggled... Read more »

Boys’ lacrosse falls to Burlingame in the final 10 seconds

Boys’ lacrosse falls to Burlingame in the final 10 seconds

Sammy Solomon, News Editor
March 12, 2013
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Top Stories

In an intense, back and forth battle, the Palo Alto High School boys’ lacrosse team fell to Burlingame 12-11 under the Paly lights this Monday night. Burlingame started out strong driving toward goal, however the Viking defense kept the ball away, shutting down the Panther attack. The momentum changed... Read more »

Boys’ lacrosse drops heart breaker to Menlo Atherton 7-5

Boys’ lacrosse drops heart breaker to Menlo Atherton 7-5

Ami Drez and Sammy Solomon
March 7, 2013
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Top Stories

For those who are familiar with the game of lacrosse, it is evident that very often the team that ends up on top is the team that is able to maintain the ground balls. Which, subsequently, determined the outcome of the boys' varsity lacrosse game this Wednesday under the Paly lights between the Menlo-Atherton... Read more »