Girls’ water polo wins 12-7 against Woodside in first round of CCS

Girls’ water polo wins 12-7 against Woodside in first round of CCS

Clara Harrington, Copy Editor
November 11, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Water Polo - Girls

Girls’ water polo triumphed over Woodside in the first round of CCS, finishing the game 12-7. “There was a lot of energy in the game, and we were able to make plays which led to goals,” Katie Francis (‘16) said. “We kept pushing throughout the entire game.” Although the Wildcats had... Read more »

Fantasy Football Midseason Report

Fantasy Football Midseason Report

Isaac Kasevich, Staff Writer
November 1, 2014
Filed under Columns, Fantasy Football 101, Top Stories

Well, that was fast. It hasn’t taken long for the 2014 National Football League season to reach its midpoint, with 9 of 17 weeks in the books. While the playoff landscape of the NFL is still very much undefined, your fantasy football league’s should be slowly taking shape. In most standard, 10... Read more »

Paly volleyball annihilates Monta Vista 3-0

Paly volleyball annihilates Monta Vista 3-0

Megan Valencia, Features Editor
October 26, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Volleyball

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 first set. However, Monta Vista was able to come back and take the 25-24 lead later on in the set.... Read more »

Girls water polo shuts down Mountain View 7-4

Girls water polo shuts down Mountain View 7-4

Meredith Kinnaman and Paige Bara
October 21, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Water Polo - Girls

The girls’ water polo added another win to their now 6-7 record following their defeat over Mountain View, 7-4. “I thought the team did really well all of our shots were good and same with our counters” Katie Francis (‘16) The Vikings came out strong in the first three minutes with a quick... Read more »

Boys’ water polo defeats Saratoga with a score of 12-8

Alys Olmstead, Staff Writer
October 16, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

Paly boys’ water polo conquered Saratoga High School with a final score of 12-8. The team was led to victory by lead scorers Lucas Novak (‘15) and Winston Rosati (‘16). The Vikings started the game strong with Rosati scoring in the first two minutes of the game. “Rosati is always a standout... Read more »

Paly volleyball falls short in five sets against Mountain View

Paly volleyball falls short in five sets against Mountain View

Megan Valencia, Business Manager
October 15, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Volleyball

The Lady Vikes fell to the Mountain View Spartans 3-2 on Tuesday night. Tuesday’s game gives the Vikings a 1-5 league record. Assistant Coach Hillary Ford points to the slow starts that the Vikings had in some of the sets as the reason for the team’s loss. “I think that if you look at each... Read more »

Girls’ water polo bounces back, wins 7-2 against Homestead

Girls’ water polo bounces back, wins 7-2 against Homestead

Clara Harrington, Copy Editor
October 12, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Water Polo - Girls

After falling to Gunn on Tuesday, girls’ water polo dominated against Homestead and won 7-2. “I think we had really good communication today,” Katie Francis (‘16) said. “We were seeing everyone in the counters and when the set was open.” The game started off strong for the Vikings,... Read more »

Paly volleyball falls to the Homestead Mustangs in three sets

Paly volleyball falls to the Homestead Mustangs in three sets

Paige Anderson, Staff Writer
October 12, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Volleyball

The Vikings’ varsity volleyball team lost against the Homestead Mustangs on Tuesday night in its sixth game of the season. The Vikings had a rough start to the match but improved as Anna Dukovic (‘15) lead the team in spikes; however, they were unable to pull out a win from the first game with... Read more »

Boys’ water polo trumps Homestead, 13-11

Boys’ water polo trumps Homestead, 13-11

Kylie Callan, Staff Writer
October 10, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

Paly boys’ water polo outlasted the Homestead Mustangs in a close game at home Thursday night, winning 13-11. Winston Rosati (’16) led the Vikings with six goals. Coach Brandon Johnson was frustrated with his team’s performance. “I don’t think we played very well,” Johnson said. “We... Read more »

Girls’ tennis remains undefeated with 5-2 victory over Cupertino

Girls’ tennis remains undefeated with 5-2 victory over Cupertino

Kylie Callan, Staff Writer
October 7, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

The girls’ tennis team remains ranked number one in their league after holding Cupertino off 5-2 in their match Tuesday afternoon at home. Coach Andy Harader was enthusiastic about the result, as it keeps the Vikings on top. “I feel very good [about the win], because this was one of the strong... Read more »