The Paly Voice

Girls’ water polo finishes season in CCS semifinals

Sam Lee and Ethan Kao

December 2, 2015

The Palo Alto High School girls’ water polo team (16-13, 7-5) concluded its season with a 12-5 loss to Leland High School (15-8, 4-o) in the Central Coast Section semifinals on Nov. 18. Although the Vikings’ season ended one game shy from reaching the CCS finals, the player...

Football clinches playoff spot, defeats Homestead for Senior Night victory

Emma van der Veen, Author

November 1, 2015

The Palo Alto High School football team (4-5, 3-2) blew out the Homestead Mustangs (3-5, 1-3) on Friday for Senior Night, the Vikings last home game of the season, 45-7. With the win, the Vikings clinched a spot in the Central Coast Section p...

Slow start dooms Vikings in Homecoming game

Emma van der Veen and Jackson Doerr

October 24, 2015

The Palo Alto High School football team (3-5, 2-2) fell to the Los Gatos Wildcats (4-3, 3-1) last Friday night in the Vikings’ Homecoming game by a score of 42-20. Overall, the Vikings’ performance was strong, but minor mista...

Volleyball fights to conquer Gunn Titans

Sherwin Amsbaugh and Emma van der Veen

October 11, 2015

The Palo Alto High School volleyball team (167, 4-1) earned its fourth De Anza League victory over Gunn High School (10-9, 1-4) on Thursday at Gunn in a home game for Paly, with an end score of 3-2. The Vikings won the first, fourt...

Football takes down Saratoga in league opener

Sherwin Amsbaugh and Emma van der Veen

October 4, 2015

The Palo Alto High School football team (2-3, 1-0) triumphed over the Saratoga Falcons (1-3, 0-1) in its first De Anza league game of the season on Friday at home in double overtime with a final score of 42-35. According ...