Peninsula Prep Sports

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Varsity Baseball Crushes Kings Academy in League Opener
Friday, March 25, 2022, 5:42 am | M-A Chronicle, Menlo Atherton High School
Last Wednesday, the Bears’ Varsity Baseball team beat the King’s Academy 17-5. It has been a bit of a rough start for the Bears, and... Read More >>
Girls Soccer faces off against Baseball team in intense scrimmage
Monday, March 21, 2022, 7:48 pm | Oracle, Mountain View High School
On March 14’s CCS Open Division Champions, girls varsity soccer took on varsity baseball in an unprecedented match. The game was coordinated by soccer player Allie Montoya and baseball player Devran Orens. Due to suspended injuries throughout the league season, Montoya, Charis Toney and Elechi Iroaga coached their teammates to success, taking a 1–0 lead... Read More >>
Hoping for a grand slam: Softball season continues
Monday, March 21, 2022, 8:51 am | Paw Print, Woodside High School
Woodside softball stomped Los Altos this past Tuesday, March 15, with a 4-0 win.  With spring sports well underway, numerous Woodside teams have taken off, with softball hoping to make an impact. Varsity softball currently holds a 4-3 record. Despite softball holding more wins than losses, players still believe there is work to do.  “We... Read More >>
Viking defense, homers, beat Homestead
Sunday, March 20, 2022, 9:32 pm | Paly Voice, Palo Alto High School
In a show of domination by the defense — and a pair of late-game home runs — the Palo Alto High School varsity baseball team (4-0) defeated the Homestead High School Mustangs (0-2) for the second time this season, with a score of 5-0, on Friday afternoon at home. On Wednesday, in their first game... Read More >>
Scoreboard

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

Student Spotlight: Alexia Bensoussan’s Journey to Success
Saturday, March 19, 2022, 10:23 am | M-A Chronicle, Menlo Atherton High School
Photos by Bob Dahlberg “I’ve definitely been looked down upon and doubted because of my gender. In many practices inside and outside of M-A, I... Read More >>
ViewPoint: behind the scenes of Track & Field
Friday, March 18, 2022, 4:56 pm | Lancer, St. Francis High School
by Da Hee Yang (’23) | March 21, 2022 Now we are back on track! Track season has started, with almost four hundred athletes looking forward to marking their personal records, coaches... Read More >>
Serving up the win: Lancer volleyball’s great start
Friday, March 18, 2022, 4:11 pm | Lancer, St. Francis High School
by Smriti Vijay (’25) and Anusha Jain (’25) | March 21, 2022 The Saint Francis boys’ varsity volleyball team participated in the Best of the West Invitational in San Diego, facing six... Read More >>
Saint Francis wrestling pins down the season
Friday, March 18, 2022, 4:10 pm | Lancer, St. Francis High School
by Ridhima Vakkalagadda (’24) | March 21, 2022 This year, the Saint Francis Wrestling Team has exceeded at varsity, junior varsity, and freshman levels; varsity finished the season with a win-loss record... Read More >>
MVHS victorious against Santa Clara in second meet of the season
Thursday, March 17, 2022, 10:27 pm | Oracle, Mountain View High School
Tons of swimmers swarm all sides of the pool inside and outside of the practice lanes, chatting with friends and family in the stands as they wait for their events. Their chatter is every so often interrupted with a strong chant of “Go! Go! Go!” as they watch their teammates power through their events. MVHS’s... Read More >>
Women’s Varsity Soccer Team concludes season with pride
Thursday, March 17, 2022, 4:55 pm | Lancer, St. Francis High School
by Katherine Winton (’25) | March 21, 2022 This past soccer season has been quite the ride, with some losses, a few ties, and many more wins. Starting with a tournament at... Read More >>