The Paly Voice

Football faces Salinas in CCS Playoffs

Emma van der Veen

November 19, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

The Palo Alto High School football team (4-6, 3-3) is set to face the Salinas Cowboys (6-4, 4-2) in its first Central Coast Section playoff game of the season at 7 p.m. on Friday in Salinas. According to head coach Jake Halas, th...

Football clinches playoff spot, defeats Homestead for Senior Night victory

Emma van der Veen

November 1, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports, Sports Recap, Spotlight

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...

Football takes on Homestead in Senior Night

Emma van der Veen

October 29, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

The Palo Alto High School football team (3-5, 2-2) will take on the Homestead Mustangs (3-4, 1-2) in its last home game at 7 p.m. on Friday for the Vikings’ Senior Night. Winning one of the next games will determine w...

Slow start dooms Vikings in Homecoming game

Emma van der Veen and Jackson Doerr

October 24, 2015

Filed under Football, Spirit Week 2015, Sports, Sports Recap, Spotlight

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...

Preview: Vikings’ to face former teammate Svirsky

Josh Yuen

October 8, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports, Spotlight

The Palo Alto High School football team (2-3, 1-0) will look to earn its second De Anza league win of the season this Friday when it travels to Milpitas High School to take on the Trojans (3-2, 1-0), a team led by a familiar face to the Vikings. Last season, the Vikings were led by then...

Football takes down Saratoga in league opener

Sherwin Amsbaugh and Emma van der Veen

October 4, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports, Sports Recap, Spotlight

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 ...