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 »

Girls’ Soccer triumphs over Saratoga 3-0

January 22, 2014
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Video, Videos, Winter Sports

Girls Soccer defeats Saratoga

Girls’ soccer ties Los Altos in first game of season

Girls’ soccer ties Los Altos in first game of season

Anna Dukovic and Gillian Chryst
January 8, 2014
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories

Paly girls’ soccer kicked off its season with its first league game at home against last years defending Central Coast Section (CCS) champs Los Altos. Despite a strong first half, the Vikings were unable to come out with a win. “The first half I think we dominated and... Read more »

Girls’ soccer drops home opener to Menlo-Atherton 2-1

Girls’ soccer drops home opener to Menlo-Atherton 2-1

Tara Lawrence, Business Manager, Photo Editor
December 5, 2013
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories, Winter Sports

In its first match of the season, the Paly girls’ soccer team fell to Menlo-Atherton 2-1 at home. The Vikings started off slowly as the Bears scored in the first 10 minutes of the match. Moments later following the Menlo-Atherton score, Nika Woodfill ('16) fired a rebounded ball into the back of... Read more »

Female Underclassman of the Year: Jacey Pederson

Female Underclassman of the Year: Jacey Pederson

Michael Strong, Business Manager
May 22, 2013
Filed under Featured Athlete, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Features, Profiles, Soccer - Girls, Top Stories

Jacey Pederson (’16) walked onto the Palo Alto High School campus less than one year ago. However, if you are a soccer fan, or are simply a person who appreciates talent, then you most likely already... Read more »