Girls’ soccer shuts out South San Francisco 8-0

Girls’ soccer shuts out South San Francisco 8-0

Bryn Carlson, Staff Writer
December 13, 2014
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Paly girls’ soccer took on South San Francisco at Paly in one of its first scrimmages of the season. The first half started off strong for the Vikings, who controlled the game with their quick possessions and numerous scoring opportunities. Jacey Pederson (‘16) was the first to capitalize on... Read more »

True passion

Kylie Callan and Reuben Kramer
December 12, 2014
Filed under Baseball, Basketball - Girls, Features, Lacrosse - Girls, Soccer - Boys, Soccer - Girls, Softball, Swimming - Boys, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories, Volleyball

Shawn Johnson began gymnastics at the age of three. Ryan Lochte first learned to swim at age five. Abby Wambach dribbled her first soccer ball at the age of four. Since then, they have spent innumerable hours working towards greatness. Their efforts have earned them a place in history. Their names have... Read more »

The Lady Vikes defeat the Burlingame Panthers 1-0

The Lady Vikes defeat the Burlingame Panthers 1-0

Anna Dukovic, Features Editor
December 10, 2014
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories

Paly girls’ soccer beat Burlingame High School 1-0 this evening in its fourth pre-season game. The Vikings held possession for a majority of the game and had more shots on goal; however, the Panthers did press and had a few chances on goal. In the first half, Paly quickly took the lead with a... Read more »

Girls soccer starts off season strong with a 6-0 win

Girls soccer starts off season strong with a 6-0 win

Meredith Kinnaman and Paige Bara
December 4, 2014
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Paly girls soccer won their first preseason game 6-0 this wednesday against Evergreen Valley. Evergreen Valley kicked off the game and started towards their attacking end of the field. With a missed shot by Evergreen, Heidi Moeser (‘16) won back ball for Paly and started towards Evergreens goal. Shortly... 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’ soccer falls to Los Gatos, 2-0 in CCS semi-finals

Girls’ soccer falls to Los Gatos, 2-0 in CCS semi-finals

Maddie Kinnaman and Olivia Scola
March 5, 2014
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories, Winter Sports

The Palo Alto girls’ soccer team lost 2-0 to the Los Gatos Wildcats on Wednesday, March 5th during the CCS semifinals. The first half started off with the Vikings and the Wildcats fighting to maintain possession of the ball. With 15:55 left in the half the Wildcats netted... Read more »

Girls’ soccer defeats the Alisal Trojans in PK’s

Girls’ soccer defeats the Alisal Trojans in PK’s

Anna Dukovic, Staff Writer
March 1, 2014
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories

The Paly Girls’ soccer team faced off against Alisal High School in the quarterfinal round of Central Coast Section [CCS] this morning. A tied score at the end of regulation led the teams into two ten minute halves of overtime and then onto Penalty Kicks [PK’s]. Despite... Read more »

Girls’ soccer ties last league game against Los Gatos 2-2

Girls’ soccer ties last league game against Los Gatos 2-2

Sheila Subramanian, Staff Writer
February 15, 2014
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories

The Paly girls’ soccer team tied up its last league game against Los Gatos with a score of 2-2. Despite the numerous scoring opportunities, the Vikings were unable to finish the game off with a win. “We played really well, probably our best game of the season,” Co-captain... Read more »

The Lady Vikes defeat the Monta Vista Matadors, 4-0

The Lady Vikes defeat the Monta Vista Matadors, 4-0

Anna Dukovic and Clara Harrington
January 31, 2014
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories, Winter Sports

The Lady Vikes beat the Monta Vista Matadors for the second time this season with a final score of  4-0. When the two teams faced off earlier in January, Paly won with a score of 2-1. “The last time we played these girls [Monta Vista], they scored the one goal they’ve... Read more »

Girls’ soccer finishes strong against Homestead, 4-0

Girls’ soccer finishes strong against Homestead, 4-0

Alex Murray, Staff Writer
January 22, 2014
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories, Winter Sports

The Paly girls’ soccer team played against a competitive Homestead side, but eventually won out 4-0 after a flurry of goals from the Vikings in the last ten minutes of the match. The game began with even pressure from both sides. Katie Foug (‘15) and Sunny Lyu (‘14) dictated the... Read more »