Peninsula Prep Sports

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Local high schools sending 14 wrestlers to state championship meet
Sunday, February 20, 2022, 11:04 am | Palo Alto Online
Palo Alto senior Cade Creighton captured the 182-pound title at Saturday's Central Coast Section Championships in Watsonville. M-A senior Alexia Bensoussan repeated as CCS champion, this time at 131. Read More >>
Palo Alto, Los Altos boys rally to win CCS basketball games
Saturday, February 19, 2022, 10:37 pm | Palo Alto Online
Both the Palo Alto and Los Altos boys basketball teams used extended scoring streaks to earn victories in the second round of the Central Coast Section Division I playoffs Saturday. Read More >>
Paly Triumphant After Defeating Cross-Town Rival Gunn 2-1
Saturday, February 19, 2022, 5:34 pm | Viking, Palo Alto High School
Paly boys varsity soccer team won 2-1 against cross-town rivals, the Gunn Titans after a last-minute game-winner scored by James Churchley (‘22). Being Paly’s senior night, head coach Rusty Millard started the game playing a mostly full lineup of seniors, with the exception of junior Isaac Kirby in goal. Starting in the back four were... Read More >>
Woodside boys wrap up surprise CCS soccer victory
Saturday, February 19, 2022, 5:30 pm | Palo Alto Online
Senior Diego Ruiz scored twice and the Woodside boys soccer team stunned host Valley Christian 3-0 in the opening round of the Central Coast Section Division III playoffs Wednesday morning. 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

The Eagles drew a stalemate on senior night
Saturday, February 19, 2022, 9:53 am | Talon, Los Altos High School
The varsity boys soccer team tied with Palo Alto High School on senior night on Friday, February 11, with each team racking one goal. The first half was marked by aggressive offensive play, with Los Altos High School consistently keeping the ball within scoring range. Both teams ultimately came up empty-handed, leaving the first half... Read More >>
How the first day of the Central Coast Section basketball playoffs played out
Friday, February 18, 2022, 10:36 pm | Palo Alto Online
The Pinewood girls and Sacred Heart Prep boys basketball teams each earned Central Coast Section Open Division victories Friday as the postseason began with several big efforts. Read More >>
Farewell Old Coaches, Welcome Incoming Coaches
Friday, February 18, 2022, 3:22 pm | Eastside Panther, Eastside Prep
Changes are coming to both Cross Country and Track and Field, with a new coach for Cross Country next year, and an upcoming Track and Field season with multiple coaches. Underclassmen who hoped to join Cross Country next year felt discouraged when they heard that History and Writing for College teacher Cal Trembath won’t be... Read More >>
Los Altos wrestling comes up short on senior night
Friday, February 18, 2022, 2:41 pm | Talon, Los Altos High School
In their first league meeting, the Eagles fell to the Spartans on senior night in a series of unfortunate injuries and players being out sick. From the minute the starting whistle whirring out across the gym, the Los Altos High School varsity wrestling team was fighting an uphill battle. The first match of the day... Read More >>
CCS-Bound Boys Soccer Falls to Santa Clara 1-0
Tuesday, February 15, 2022, 10:43 pm | Viking, Palo Alto High School
Paly boys varsity soccer lost 1-0 in a tough match against Santa Clara last Wednesday night. Despite creating several scoring chances, the Vikings were unable to come back from a 1-0 halftime deficit.  “It was a messy start to the game,” senior Tony Jeon said. “We still held a fighting effort in hopes of a... Read More >>
Girls Basketball overpower cross town rivals Gunn 65-39
Tuesday, February 15, 2022, 2:05 pm | Viking, Palo Alto High School
On February 5th, Paly girls basketball beat Gunn 65-39 in a competitive home game. This win gave the team much needed excitement and energy.  “We came out ready to play hard and had no fear holding us back. It was really fun to play with such a large crowd,” Forward Junior Caroline Mostofizadeh said. Playing... Read More >>