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Los Altos vs. Palo Alto (Jan 18, 2023)

Jorell Clark rises up for a made field goal (Photo courtesy of Jeff LaMere.)
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Boys’ soccer edges out Gunn in close game
Saturday, January 28, 2023, 12:58 am | Paly Voice, Palo Alto High School
In a game filled with back-and-forth possession and many scoring opportunities, the Palo Alto High School boys’ soccer team (3-2-2) defeated the Gunn Titans (1-3-2), 3-2, Wednesday at home. According to Paly head coach Rusty Millard, the Vikings came into this game with a steady start, despite their loss last week against Santa Clara. “Our... Read More >>
Paly Wrestling dominates Cupertino on Senior Night
Friday, January 27, 2023, 11:38 pm | Viking, Palo Alto High School
Paly wrestling dominated Cupertino on senior night, defeating them 66-10. “It felt good to see some results from all the hard work we’ve put in,” senior Joseph Rose said. After all of the senior celebrations, Paly came out with intensity, demonstrating all of the hard work they had put in. In almost every match they... Read More >>
Boy Basketball takes home series sweep over rival Los Altos
Friday, January 27, 2023, 9:45 pm | Oracle, Mountain View High School
The boys varsity basketball team defeated rival Los Altos high School 39-50 in their second matchup this season. The game began with a bang from Mountain View’s starting small forward and junior Cole Palmbush, who hit a three pointer. The Spartans started off strong, but Los Altos quickly made the game close. Offensive possessions went... Read More >>
Varsity girls basketball redeems rematch against Monta Vista
Friday, January 27, 2023, 7:00 pm | Talon, Los Altos High School
On Tuesday, January 24, the Los Altos High School varsity girls basketball team beat the Monta Vista High School Matadors 52–36 in a home league game. Three weeks prior, the Eagles played the Matadors in an away game and lost 32–42. This game was their chance for redemption. The Eagles opened the first quarter with... Read More >>

Boys Basketball:
Sacred Heart Prep 85, Half Moon Bay 61, Wednesday
Boys Basketball:
Sacred Heart Prep 81, Harker 42, Tuesday
Boys Basketball:
Sacred Heart Prep 61, Menlo School 59, Jan 20, 2023
Boys Basketball:
Palo Alto 50, Los Altos 44, Jan 18, 2023
Boys Basketball:
Sacred Heart Prep 82, Stuart Hall 47, Jan 14, 2023
Boys Basketball:
Sacred Heart Prep 62, Priory 56, Jan 12, 2023
Boys Wrestling:
Menlo-Atherton 42, Hillsdale 15, Jan 12, 2023
Boys Basketball:
Sacred Heart Prep 52, Menlo-Atherton 51, Jan 7, 2023
Girls Basketball:
Sequoia 43, Menlo School 34, Jan 6, 2023
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 Basketball Wins Fourteenth Straight Against Aragon
Thursday, January 26, 2023, 7:35 pm | M-A Chronicle, Menlo Atherton High School
On Wednesday, the girls basketball team defeated the Aragon Dons by the narrow score of 35-27. Despite a high-pressure, low-scoring game, the Bears dominated the court by making key passes... Read More >>
Knights Fall to Sacred Heart, Remain Focused on League Play and Revenge
Thursday, January 26, 2023, 11:32 am | Coat of Arms, Menlo School
Menlo squared off against Sacred Heart Prep in a varsity boys’ basketball game on Friday Jan. 20. The Knights lost a nail-biter to the Gators following a game-winning layup by Sacred Heart’s Erick Osterloh. The teams battled until the final buzzer, but the final shot stunned the Menlo crowd and student section.  This meeting marked... Read More >>
Paly Boys Soccer beats Gunn 3-2
Wednesday, January 25, 2023, 11:37 pm | Viking, Palo Alto High School
Tonight Paly boys soccer won against cross-town rivals, Gunn Highschool, in a close  3-2 match. Paly played together well and used their first goals and motivation to finish the game strong.    “The team showed more passion than Gunn did today, we wanted it more and that really showed when it came to our 50/50... Read More >>
Paly Boys Basketball Defeats Cupertino 53-34
Wednesday, January 25, 2023, 11:26 pm | Viking, Palo Alto High School
The Paly boys varsity basketball team had a decisive victory over Cupertino High School with a final score of 53-34 on Wednesday night. Coming off of a hard fought victory against Saratoga High School, Paly boys varsity easily defeated Cupertino by double digits, giving Paly their fourth win in a row and their fourteenth win... Read More >>
Bears Vs. Ravens: The Girls Soccer Rivalry Ends in a Tie
Wednesday, January 25, 2023, 10:11 am | M-A Chronicle, Menlo Atherton High School
This past Thursday, the girls varsity soccer team took on the Sequoia Ravens. The game was even and full of passion as both teams are currently battling for first place... Read More >>
Boys soccer exhibits a particularly strong season
Tuesday, January 24, 2023, 9:55 pm | Paw Print, Woodside High School
Boys soccer is halfway through their league season with their last league game being on February 10th. Currently, varsity boys soccer sits at a 2-2 league record while junior varsity maintains a 3-0-1 league record. As the teams prepare to face rivals Menlo Atherton High School at their next home league game, Woodside is aiming... Read More >>