The Paly Voice

Vikings remain undefeated with win over Milpitas

October 21, 2003

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The Palo Alto Vikings remain undefeated after a thrilling 31-19 come from behind win against Milpitas, Oct 17. Viking junior quarterback Nathan Ford started the game with eight consecutive incompletions and Paly turned the ball...

JV Vikings lose heart-breaker

October 21, 2003

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How sweet it would have been for Palo Alto’s junior varsity football head coach Dave Duran to spoil his old team’s homecoming with his first win against Milpitas. Everything was heading in that direction until 4th quarter...

Varsity boys water polo falls to Los Altos

October 20, 2003

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In an effort to improve their league record, the Paly boys varsity water polo team put up a valiant fight against their toughest league competitor, the Los Altos Eagles. The boys lost their game 14: 5 after four quarters of hard...

Paly Wins closest game of the season

October 19, 2003

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The Paly Vikings Varsity Football team is 5-0 after winning its first league game 49-40 against Homestead on October 10th. The game on Friday was their closest to date. The game went back and forth between the two teams....

JV Football lacks fans in the stands

October 16, 2003

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As the Viking junior varsity team takes the field for a big play, the crowd is silent. The problem is they stay silent, as the only people in attendance are a handful of diehard fans who attend the game each week. We know it’s...

JV Vikings continue winning

October 16, 2003

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The Vikings started off league play strongly with a win, 20-0, over Homestead's Mustangs last Thursday at Paly. The young but strong offensive line opened gaping holes for its running game as the Vikings pounded the Mustangs...

Girls' Tennis falls to Los Gatos

October 13, 2003

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The Palo Alto Girls' Tennis team's winning streak ended last Tuesday after losing to Los Gatos. The girls beat Gunn and Lynbrook the previous week, but Los Gatos proved to be too strong for them. After this match, Los Gatos and...

Paly crushes Saratoga 15-4

October 12, 2003

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The Paly lady Viking water polo team dominated Saratoga 15-4 in their second league game this past Wednesday. Not only was this a solid win for the Vikes, but the game proved as an excellent chance to run some new plays, apply...

JV football dominates Monta Vista

October 8, 2003

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The JV Viking’s performance this past Thursday can be summed up in two words, "total domination." In their final non-league game of the season, the JV football team pounded Monta Vista, 43-0. The Vikings were led...

Paly beats Gunn in league opener

October 2, 2003

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The Paly Viking varsity lady water polo team defeated Gunn on Wednesday in its first league game with a score of 14-10. Sophomore Phoebe Champion set the tone of the game by winning the sprint and setting up a scoring offense...

JV Vikings overcome rough start, roll to big win

September 30, 2003

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The Vikings pounded away a sloppy, 35-21, win against the Los Altos Eagles on Thursday at Paly. Both teams turned the ball over numerous times, but the Vikings were able to make the most of their possessions with an improved...

JV Football Wins Big

September 23, 2003

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The JV football team took a step in the right direction in their home game against Sequoia on Thursday. The Vikings, led by Freshman running back Evan Warner, scored early and often, resulting in a short day of work for the starting...