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 »

Girls’ lacrosse crushes Pioneer, 16-3

Girls’ lacrosse crushes Pioneer, 16-3

Julia Saul and Paul Bienaimé
March 26, 2013
Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Top Stories

On Tuesday night, girls' lacrosse dominated Pioneer High School at Paly’s home field. Their strong defense only allowed three goals from Pioneer, resulting in a end score of 16-3. Anna Dairaghi (‘13), Kristen... Read more »

Girls’ lacrosse advances to finals after win over Los Gatos

Girls’ lacrosse advances to finals after win over Los Gatos

Mary Albertolle, Editor-In-Chief
May 11, 2011
Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports, Top Stories

After a quick lead, the Palo Alto High School girls' lacrosse team progresses to the playoff championship after beating Los Gatos, 15-9, today at home. The Lady Vikes jumped ahead right in the beginning when they they controlled the first few draws.  Off the draw Leigh Dairaghi ('11), Kimmie Flather... Read more »

Brief: Girls’ lacrosse eases past Saratoga on Senior Night

Brief: Girls’ lacrosse eases past Saratoga on Senior Night

Brennan Miller
May 5, 2011
Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports, Top Stories

On Senior Night at Palo Alto High School, the Lady Vikes girls’ lacrosse team cruised to any easy 12-4 victory over the Saratoga Falcons. Charlotte Biffar (’13) led the team with three goals and was closely followed by Emily Benatar (’11) who found the back of the net twice. Only eight players... Read more »

Girls’ lacrosse defeats Leland, 14-5

Girls’ lacrosse defeats Leland, 14-5

Marina Foley, Staff Writer
April 28, 2011
Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports

Palo Alto Vikings' look for a better performance and yet another win, 14-5, against Leland High School at home, Thursday night. “We definitely got the outcome we were looking for, since last time we didn’t play our best against them,” Vikings attack, Kimmie Flather said. Two early goals allowed... Read more »

Girls’ lacrosse defeats Gunn, 11-9

George Brown, Editor-in-Chief
March 16, 2011
Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports

The Palo Alto High School girls' lacrosse team (1-2, 1-0 SCVAL) narrowly beat Gunn High School (1-3-1, 0-1) under a steady mist on the Paly turf Tuesday night. Though the Lady Vikes carried a 2-0 lead after five minutes and remained in command for most of the night, they were not happy with their... Read more »