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 »

Softball shuts out San Mateo, 5-0

Softball shuts out San Mateo, 5-0

Maddie Kinnaman, Staff Writer
March 25, 2014
Filed under Softball, Top Stories

The Lady vikes dominated their game on Monday, leading the Bearcats unable to get any runs during all seven inning The first four innings remained scoreless for the Bearcats, but the Vikings gained momentum in the fourth inning after Maddie Martinson (‘16) scored the first run of... Read more »

Track and field drops to Gunn in first meet of the season

Track and field drops to Gunn in first meet of the season

Clara Harrington and Rowan McEvoy
March 23, 2014
Filed under Spring Sports, Top Stories, Track & Field

The boys' and girls' track teams were trampled by Gunn last Thursday afternoon. The Vikings struggled to seize first place in any of the races. In the 300m hurdles, Jack Hansen (‘14) got second place with a time of 45.44; however, the boys’ distance team did not place... Read more »

Paly softball shuts out King’s Academy 10-0

Paly softball shuts out King’s Academy 10-0

Anna Dukovic and Megan Valencia
March 23, 2014
Filed under Softball, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The Lady Vikes annihilated the King’s Academy Knights in a 10-0 victory, with pitcher Julia Saul (‘14) throwing a three-hit shutout. The game ended in the sixth inning due to the mercy rule. The Vikings took a longer warm-up then it has in the past, and co-captain Hannah... Read more »