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Markelle “The Gazelle” motivates the cross country team to CCS podium finish
Wednesday, November 16, 2022, 4:10 pm | Lancer, St. Francis High School
by Jack Sloan (’23) | November 18, 2022 The Saint Francis cross country team, led by Mr. Philip Pompei (’08), has a history of actively engaging with the larger running community. The... Read More >>
Paly Girls Waterpolo Season Recap
Wednesday, November 16, 2022, 1:44 pm | Viking, Palo Alto High School
The Paly girls water polo team have wrapped up another success-filled season with their final game being in the CCS semi-finals. With the final loss to Lehigh, the team was knocked out of the tournament, placing an overall third in CCS Division 1. Lehigh went on to win the entire tournament.    The team finished... Read More >>
Girls Golf Season Recap 2022
Wednesday, November 16, 2022, 1:20 pm | Viking, Palo Alto High School
Girls golf wrapped their season up last week, finishing sixth at the CCS playoff tournament, missing the cut to go to states. This past season, they did not reach the goals they set at the beginning of the season as they came up short. They began their season with a strong showing in a tournament,... Read More >>
Mountain View dominates Homestead 48-23
Sunday, November 13, 2022, 10:42 pm | Oracle, Mountain View High School
The Mountain View football team won its playoff game against Homestead on Friday. The team had lost 34-20 to Homestead earlier this season.  MV and Homestead battled for the first points, but Homestead ultimately took the lead by scoringing a touchdown 10 minutes into the game. The Spartans continued to fight, but ended the first... Read More >>
Scoreboard

Girls Water Polo:
Menlo - Atherton 15, Carlmont 4, Oct 12, 2022
Girls Water Polo:
Menlo-Atherton 10, Woodside 4, Oct 11, 2022
Girls Water Polo:
Menlo-Atherton 10, Woodside 4, Oct 11, 2022
Boys Water Polo:
Woodside 5, Hillsdale 4, Oct 6, 2022
Boys Water Polo:
Carlmont 8, Woodside 6, Oct 4, 2022
Girls Water Polo:
Menlo Atherton 19, Aragon 1, Oct 3, 2022
Girls Water Polo:
Gunn 8, Menlo-Atherton 4, Oct 1, 2022
Boys Football:
Homestead 14, Palo Alto 10, Sep 30, 2022
Girls Water Polo:
Los Altos 14, Menlo-Atherton 5, Sep 30, 2022
Boys Water Polo:
Woodside 8, Aragon 6, Sep 28, 2022
Girls Water Polo:
Burlingame 8, Menlo- Atherton 5, Sep 28, 2022
Boys Water Polo:
Woodside 18, Terra Nova 4, Sep 26, 2022
Girls Water Polo:
Menlo-Atherton 14, Carlmont 3, Sep 26, 2022
Boys Football:
Menlo 18, Palo Alto 0, Sep 24, 2022
Boys Water Polo:
Woodside 7, Menlo-Atherton 5, Sep 22, 2022
Girls Water Polo:
Gunn 10, Palo Alto 7, Sep 22, 2022
Girls Volleyball:
Los Gatos 3, Palo Alto 1, Sep 22, 2022
Girls Golf:
Monte Vista 208, Palo Alto 239, Sep 21, 2022
Boys Water Polo:
Hillsdale 9, Woodside 6, Sep 20, 2022
Girls Water Polo:
Palo Alto 11, Lynbrook 3, Sep 20, 2022
Boys Water Polo:
Palo Alto 17, Lynbrook 3, Sep 20, 2022
Boys Water Polo:
Palo Alto 17, Lynbrook 3, Sep 20, 2022
Boys Football:
Freedom (Oakley, CA) 38, Menlo School 14, Sep 16, 2022
Boys Water Polo:
Palo Alto 12, Los Altos 9, Sep 15, 2022
Girls Volleyball:
Palo Alto 3, Gunn 2, Sep 15, 2022

Bears Football Faces a Devastating Loss to the Bells in the CCS Quarterfinals
Sunday, November 13, 2022, 5:17 pm | M-A Chronicle, Menlo Atherton High School
Cover image by Bob Dahlberg The Bears suffered a devastating loss to the Bellarmine Bells by a score of 30-7 in the first game of... Read More >>
Vikings defeat Pirates in first football CCS playoff match
Saturday, November 12, 2022, 11:14 pm | Paly Voice, Palo Alto High School
In their first Central Coastal Section football playoff game of the season, the Palo Alto High School Vikings (2-3) beat the Stevenson High School Pirates (6-0), 38-18, in a stellar offensive performance Friday on senior night. According to Viking Head Coach David DeGeronimo, the Vikings worked hard to improve their offense and defense leading up... Read More >>
Paly Cross Country has a strong showing at The CCS Championships
Saturday, November 12, 2022, 8:51 pm | Viking, Palo Alto High School
Paly Cross Country had an exceptionally strong performance at the CCS championships today, with strong individual performances and high overall finishes in the team standings, despite some challenges.   With a final point total of 52, Paly girls finished in second place for the team standings, falling short to first place Los Altos who had... Read More >>
Paly football beats Stevenson on Senior night 38-18
Saturday, November 12, 2022, 5:11 pm | Viking, Palo Alto High School
The Paly football team beat Stevenson 38-18 at Palo Alto High School on Friday night in the Division V CCS quarterfinals.  The offense capitalized on many explosive plays, allowing Paly to build a massive lead early. A long touchdown run by running back Jack Newman (‘23) in the second quarter extended the lead to 24-0. ... Read More >>
Paly Boys Water Polo Season Recap
Saturday, November 12, 2022, 3:39 pm | Viking, Palo Alto High School
The Paly boys have had an unprecedented season. They emerge as League Champions for the second year in a row, and qualified for the open division of CCS for the first time in many years. Their league winning game against Harker was a nail-biter, and Paly won in overtime 11-10 with a goal from sophomore... Read More >>
Spartans beat Eagles and advance to CCS playoffs
Friday, November 11, 2022, 11:30 am | Oracle, Mountain View High School
The Spartans defeated rival Los Altos High School Friday with a final score of 31-6, placing them second in the Central Coast Section Division IV playoffs. This is the fourth year in a row that the team has won the annual Pride Bowl, in which LAHS and MVHS compete for the Pride Bowl trophy at... Read More >>