Lady Vikings blow past Mountain View, 15-3

Lady Vikings blow past Mountain View, 15-3

Gillian Chryst, Staff writer
April 19, 2014
Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Top Stories

On a warm Friday afternoon, the Lady Vikings secured another victory against league opponent Mountain View. Early in the first half the Vikings offense dominated the ball. A score from Ami Drez ('14) gave the Vikings momentum resulting in another score minutes after by Allie Peery ('15). The Vikings... Read more »

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 »

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 »

Coach of the Year 2013: Jamie Nesbitt

Coach of the Year 2013: Jamie Nesbitt

Sammy Solomon, News Editor
May 22, 2013
Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Features, Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The lady... Read more »

Girls’ lacrosse loses early lead, drops league championship in triple overtime

Girls’ lacrosse loses early lead, drops league championship in triple overtime

Audrey DeBruine, Features Editor
May 12, 2013
Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Top Stories

In sudden death triple overtime, the Paly girls’ lacrosse team dropped a heartbreaker to the St. Francis Lancers in the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League (SCVAL) championship Saturday at Burlingame High School. The Vikings led the game 9-3 at halftime before the Lancers responded in the... Read more »

Lady Vikes beat out Saratoga, 15-8, in semi-finals

Lady Vikes beat out Saratoga, 15-8, in semi-finals

Josh Stern, Editor-in-Chief
May 8, 2013
Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports, Top Stories

Coming off a tough 18-3 loss to Amador Valley, the Paly girls’ lacrosse team managed to edge out the Saratoga Falcons, 15-8, in the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League (SCVAL) Semi-Finals. The team rallied behind leading scorers and starting midfielders Charlotte Biffar (’13) and Nina Kelty (’13)... Read more »

Girls’ lacrosse breezes by Leland Chargers on Senior Night

Girls’ lacrosse breezes by Leland Chargers on Senior Night

Paul Bienaimé, Multimedia Editor
May 2, 2013
Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Top Stories, Videos

On Senior Night at Palo Alto High School, the girls’ lacrosse team breezed by the Leland Chargers, ending one of the seniors’ last home games with a winning score of 20-3. The team started the game off quickly by scoring three unresponded goals within the first few minutes of the... Read more »

Girls’ lacrosse defeats rival Saint Francis with superior team play

Jordan Gans, Staff Writer
April 22, 2013
Filed under Lacrosse - Girls

As the sun set on the Palo Alto High School lacrosse field, the varsity girls' lacrosse team battled against tough rival Saint Francis, winning 8-6. The opening whistle blew and Saint Francis quickly gained control of the ball off the faceoff, but it would be Paly’s Charlotte... Read more »

Brief: Girls lacrosse trumps Sequoia 18-1

Brief: Girls lacrosse trumps Sequoia 18-1

Paul Bienaimé, Staff Writer
April 11, 2013
Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Top Stories

Palo Alto High School girls’ lacrosse team defeated the Sequoia High School Ravens 18-1 under the Paly lights. After a tough 19-10 loss to St. Ignatius on Wednesday night, the Lady Vikes redeemed themselves tonight. Charlotte Biffar ('13) opened the game with an immediate goal. The Lady Vikes then... Read more »

St. Ignatius ousts Lady Vikes, 19-10

St. Ignatius ousts Lady Vikes, 19-10

Josh Stern, Staff Writer
April 10, 2013
Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports, Top Stories

In one of its most anticipated games of its season, the Paly girls’ lacrosse team recorded their first loss of the season to the St. Ignatius Wildcats, 19-10. “I think we could have played a better game and played them more evenly than we did,” head coach Jamie Nesbitt said. “[We need to be... Read more »