The Paly Voice

Girls' Tennis falls to Los Gatos

October 13, 2003

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

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

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

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

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

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...

Paly girls water polo places 5th in tournament

September 23, 2003

The Paly varsity girls water polo team placed 5th in the Saint Francis tournament on Friday. The Vikes started off well by beating Marin Catholic 7-2. Marin was overwhelmed by Paly’s strong defense and had many turnovers due...

Paly girls tennis starts season off strong

September 23, 2003

The Paly girls' tennis team started the season with three wins over Menlo-Atherton, Los Altos, and Saratoga, and one loss to Mills. The vikes began league play on September 16 when they beat Los Altos 5-2, and they continued their...

JV volleyball places second at Mtn. View Tournament

September 22, 2003

Starting the pre-season off with a bang, the junior varsity volleyball team defeated Santa Cruz High School 2-0 (25-19, 25-12). The Vikings won big with important contributions from freshmen middle hitter Erica Gage, who tallied...

Varsity boys water polo enter league season with tough loss

September 21, 2003

Down 8-3 going into the second half, it seemed like the Paly varsity boys' water polo team was losing hope. However, the boys refused to be beaten without a fight. They came back in the third quarter with renewed energy, going...

Lady Vikes start strong at Gunn

September 18, 2003

The Palo Alto High Girl’s cross country team made an impressive start to the new season on Tuesday at a three-team meet at Gunn High School, as both Varsity and JV claimed 3rd place. "Overall, we were pleased," assistant...

JV boys water polo routs Titans

September 18, 2003

The Paly junior varsity boys water polo team began the league season with a game that most teams can only dream of. The Vikings came out strong against league rival Gunn last Wednesday, September 17th, drowning the Titans 13 —...