The Paly Voice

Frosh/ Soph team continues to bring in wins

September 17, 2004

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With a clear victory over the Mountain View Spartans Friday night, Paly frosh/ soph football added a second win to the 2004 season, bringing their overall record to 2-0. The Vikings scored 33 unanswered points against Mountain...

Varsity dominates Mountain View in first home game

September 17, 2004

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Adrenaline was rushing, and a silence fell over the crowd, Paly was down 0-7 five minutes in to the first quarter, and the game looked hopeless. Last week the Vikings were overthrown by the Burlingame Panthers 6-35. This week...

Football team, coaches psyched for new season

September 1, 2004

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At first glance, Paly’s 2004 varsity football team looks small and weak after losing many of last season’s key players, including Shane Parsons, James McCluskey, and Tydus Kiger, to graduation. Fortunately, looks can be...

Mental errors give up championship for Paly baseball

June 7, 2004

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The Palo Alto High School Varsity baseball team had their dream season end in a heart-wrenching 6-5 loss in the CCS division one final game on Saturday afternoon to the Chargers of Wilcox High at San Jose Municipal stadium. The...

Paly badminton defeat Los Altos for the second time

June 2, 2004

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Paly sophomore Alex Kreitz smashes the birdy onto the opposite court, ending the JV boys’ double match against Los Altos 21-1. This game set the tone for the rest of the matches against Los Altos. With the 2004 season coming...

Girls paddle their way to second place in CCS; boys to 10th

May 25, 2004

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The Palo Alto boys’ and girls’ swim teams placed impressive 10th and 2nd places, respectively, in the Central Coast Section (CCS) finals May 15 at Independence High School. Paly’s girls dominated, placing 2nd out of 39...

Paly beats Gunn 9-1

May 25, 2004

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The Paly varsity softball team ended on a high note with a final league win against cross-town rival, Gunn. Paly beat Gunn 9-1 to finish 5-7 in the SCVAL El Camino Division, and 8-12 overall. The team?s record, however, does not...

Golf moves on to CCS sectionals and looks to qualify for Nor-Cals

May 17, 2004

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Paly’s Varsity golfers are hoping to end their phenomenal season on a positive note as they move into CCS Sectionals today at Rancho Canada-West. The Vikings advanced into this round after placing third in the CCS Regional...

Girls claim league title while boys come in second

May 17, 2004

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Last Wednesday and Friday the Paly swimmers headed up to Los Altos high school in high spirits of winning the SCVAL championships. In the qualifying rounds, Gunn, Homestead, Los Altos, Monta Vista, Saratoga, Mountain View, and...

Paly badminton ends average year with a strong victory

May 16, 2004

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The Paly varsity badminton team finished the 2004 season with a 28-13 victory over the Wilcox Chargers last Thursday. Paly was led by the girls’ varsity team which dominated the Chargers, earning the Vikings 16 points and giving...

Paly falls to third-seed Saratoga, 0-2

May 11, 2004

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The varsity softball team lost yesterday, 0-2, to third place Saratoga (7-4). Paly is currently ranked fourth in the El Camino Division of the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League, with a record of 4-7 in league (7-12). With a...

Vikings give it their all and achieve results

May 9, 2004

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"On your mark…Get set…" BOOM! The speed demons are off in a blur with the starter’s pistol, covering the first leg of the 4x100m relay at ridiculous speeds to the accompaniment of spectators’ wild cheers. Thus...