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Eackles and Harvey share MVP honor in the WBAL

Girls' all-league hoops Pinewood junior Hailie Eackles and Eastside Prep junior Ahjalee Harvey, two of the most dynamic...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by A. Maggioncalda, on Mar 18, 2010 at 12:43 pm | 3 comments | 3763 Views

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Title dreams end with another nightmare finish

Second-ranked Stanford was no match for top-ranked Connecticut, which pulled away in the second half to claim it second straight...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by Stanford fan, on Apr 7, 2010 at 7:35 pm | 3 comments | 2285 Views

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Stanford women vow to return to the national stage with another title contender

The faithful waited for the Stanford women's basketball team on Wednesday, just like they had waited the night before. Both...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by Jon, on Apr 8, 2010 at 11:11 am | 3 comments | 2425 Views

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Paly boys shock Menlo to reach lacrosse title match

It will be a tripleheader of lacrosse championships matches on Saturday at Palo Alto High. Appropriately enough, the host...

Original post made on May. 16, 2010
Last comment by Paly Parent, on May 18, 2010 at 10:33 am | 3 comments | 2670 Views

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Palo Alto begins quest for its first-ever CCS baseball title

The second season gets under way for the Palo Alto baseball team this week as it pursues something never before achieved...

Original post made on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by Editor, on May 17, 2010 at 9:22 pm | 3 comments | 2290 Views

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Paly boys complete sweep of lacrosse crowns

In another memorable overtime victory, the Palo Alto boys' lacrosse team capped its outstanding inaugural season Saturday...

Original post made on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by Congrats Paly, on May 17, 2010 at 7:37 pm | 3 comments | 2432 Views

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Castilleja's Albanese finally gets a CCS playoff victory

==BI CCS softball== Castilleja senior softball pitcher Sammy Albanese has accomplished much in her successful career,...

Original post made on May. 21, 2010
Last comment by Gunn Parent, on May 24, 2010 at 9:34 am | 3 comments | 2219 Views

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Swim Olympians head to annual Santa Clara International

More than 10 U.S. Olympians, including Olympic gold medalists Natalie Coughlin and Ryan Lochte plus recent Stanford graduates...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2010
Last comment by Reader, on Jun 16, 2010 at 12:53 pm | 3 comments | 2481 Views

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Local lacrosse players helping NorCal boys' team in Maryland

A handful of local players are keeping busy this week at the adidas National Lacrosse Classic in Maryland while representing...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2010
Last comment by Joel Franklin, on Jul 10, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 3 comments | 2750 Views

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Palo Alto Oaks remain perfect with big baseball tournaments looming

The Palo Alto Oaks aren't scheduled to play their final semipro baseball game of the summer until August. 15. The two biggest...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2010
Last comment by Crystal & Will Mosby (godfather), on Jul 25, 2010 at 1:10 pm | 3 comments | 2584 Views

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Beyond Yosemite

While Yosemite's day hikes are world-class, the truly stunning vistas and solitude of California's high country wilderness...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by Viking staff writer, on Apr 27, 2011 at 12:46 pm | 3 comments | 2788 Views

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Paly Volleyball Wins Reno Tournament

The Paly HS Girls volleyball team took 1st place over the weekend in the annual Reno tournament. There were over thirty teams...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Sep. 5, 2010
Last comment by Mom, on Sep 7, 2010 at 2:22 pm | 3 comments | 2349 Views

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Paly girls win Harbor volleyball tourney title

The Palo Alto girls' volleyball team successfully defended its title at the annual Harbor Invitational and remained unbeaten...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2010
Last comment by Mommadagan, on Sep 20, 2010 at 1:50 pm | 3 comments | 3349 Views

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Luck, Taylor, defense help take care of the Irish

Andrew Luck was good, but not great. The Stanford defense, however, was sensational and Stepfan Taylor ran like he was a...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2010
Last comment by ND Grad, on Sep 27, 2010 at 10:22 am | 3 comments | 2295 Views

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Stanford gets a kick out of beating the Trojans

There wasn't much separating Stanford and a second straight loss. Fifth-year senior place kicker Nate Whitaker was four seconds...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2010
Last comment by Voter, on Oct 11, 2010 at 3:12 pm | 3 comments | 2675 Views

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Paly volleyball suffers first loss after 26 wins

Thursday's prep roundup Senior Night could mean plenty, not only for the seniors but for the entire Palo Alto girls' volleyball...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Good Job Girls, on Oct 22, 2010 at 8:59 pm | 3 comments | 2393 Views

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Palo Alto wins De Anza Division football title

Palo Alto had more than just homecoming to celebrate on Friday night as the Vikings successfully defended their SCVAL De...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2010
Last comment by Paul, on Nov 1, 2010 at 8:50 pm | 3 comments | 2439 Views

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Big Game turns into Big Blowout

==BI Next: ==Oregon St. at Stanford, 4:30 p.m., Saturday Andrew Luck threw two touchdown passes and led Stanford to scores...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2010
Last comment by Bob, on Nov 22, 2010 at 1:50 pm | 3 comments | 1876 Views

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Paly volleyball has a shot at revenge in NorCal semifinals

Palo Alto was headed toward the best girls' volleyball season in school history a year ago when the Vikings' campaign was...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2010
Last comment by Change, on Nov 27, 2010 at 7:41 pm | 3 comments | 1694 Views

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the Chronicle says Stanford has terrible football fans

Despite having great teams in the last couple of years, Stanford has the second worst attendance in the Pac-10. Cal averages...

Original post made by real Stanford fan on Dec. 12, 2010
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Dec 13, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 3 comments | 1984 Views
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Short story writers wanted!

The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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