Peninsula Prep Sports

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Dance Team searches for new talent
Thursday, March 17, 2022, 9:31 am | Paw Print, Woodside High School
The dance team performs high-energy, self-choreographed dances at football and basketball games, rallies, and more. If you want to be part of a team that lifts school spirit alongside other dancers, join the current team and other prospective teammates in the dance room (G-18) on March 21-23 for tryouts. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to... Read More >>
Boys’ volleyball triumph over Gunn in first league game
Wednesday, March 16, 2022, 6:59 pm | Paly Voice, Palo Alto High School
In the first league game of the season, the Palo Alto High School varsity boys’ volleyball team (1-0) crushed the Gunn Titans (1-1), 3-0, Friday night away from home.  Coming off a 3-0 win against Menlo-Atherton, the Vikings went into the crosstown rivalry league match feeling confident, according to head coach Ed Yeh.  “We had... Read More >>
Upcoming spring sports season provides diverse opportunities
Thursday, March 10, 2022, 10:14 am | Oracle, Gunn High School
Boys Lacrosse Team captain junior Alex Farrington, a midfielder, is looking forward to the lacrosse season with many new players joining the team. “We are hoping to get a better record than [that of] previous years and win more games,” Farrington said. “It’s a fairly new team, so I’m excited to see what we can... Read More >>
Multi-season athletes find balance between school, sports
Thursday, March 10, 2022, 8:20 am | Oracle, Gunn High School
Every winter, sophomore Celine Safa puts away her volleyball shoes in exchange for her soccer cleats. When the soccer season is over, Safa then trades her soccer cleats for running shoes in preparation for the upcoming track and field season. Safa is just one of Gunn’s multi-season athletes. These athletes often have practice consistently before... 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

Coaches reflect on preventing student athlete injuries
Thursday, March 10, 2022, 8:18 am | Oracle, Gunn High School
In sports, injuries often hinder the athlete’s ability to perform, whether it is physically or mentally. Though minor injuries may result in a few days off, more serious injuries leave long recovery that may mean sitting out for a portion of the season. Whether it is cheerleading, basketball or another sport, injuries happen, and the... Read More >>
Priory boys look to the future after frustrating basketball loss
Wednesday, March 9, 2022, 2:01 am | Palo Alto Online
The fourth-seeded Priory boys basketball team fell one game short of the state championship, losing to Stuart Hall 44-37 in the CIF NorCal Division V regional final Tuesday at historic Kezar Pavilion. Read More >>
Priory boys keep rewriting its basketball history
Tuesday, March 8, 2022, 1:08 am | Palo Alto Online
Priory boys basketball makes its first appearance in the CIF NorCal regional finals tonight at 6 p.m. against Stuart Hall at the 97-year-old Kezar Pavilion in San Francisco. The winner plays for a state title. Read More >>
Siblings bond through playing the same sports
Friday, March 4, 2022, 9:20 am | Oracle, Gunn High School
For many, their sports teammates are acquaintances, classmates or even strangers. But for some, their teammates are their very own siblings. Senior Mollie Kuelker and freshman Vallory Kuelker are just one of these sibling pairs. These sisters have grown up together on the basketball court and now play for the girls varsity basketball team. Mollie... Read More >>
Gators are lights out in NorCal basketball victory
Friday, March 4, 2022, 2:01 am | Palo Alto Online
Not even a darkened gym stopped Sacred Heart Prep boys basketball on Thursday. The top-seeded Gators just finished the game at Menlo School, beating Oakland Tech 77-70 in the NorCal Division I playoffs. Read More >>