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Woodside vs. Menlo-Atherton (Oct 11, 2022)

M-A Freshman Scarlett Shenk has a high scoring six goals in the Varsity team win vs. Woodside. (Photo courtesy of Sarah Staley.)
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Girls Soccer Cruise to 3-0 Win Over Sacred Heart
Monday, December 5, 2022, 2:24 pm | M-A Chronicle, Menlo Atherton High School
This past Thursday night, the girls soccer team cruised to a 3-0 win over the Sacred Heart Gators. In just the second game of the season, the M-A team chemistry... Read More >>
Boys Soccer Falls to Palo Alto 2-1 in Tough Loss
Sunday, December 4, 2022, 12:35 pm | M-A Chronicle, Menlo Atherton High School
“It’s not the result we wanted, but I think the boys played with a lot of heart. And we look forward to the rest of the season,” is what senior... Read More >>
Paly football falls to Santa Teresa 30-20
Saturday, December 3, 2022, 6:24 pm | Viking, Palo Alto High School
The Paly football team fell to Santa Teresa 30-20 at Palo Alto High School on Friday night in the CIF Regional Championships, ending their CCS winning season. The game was tight throughout, with Paly holding a 13-10 lead going into halftime. In his last game as a Viking, Jack Newman (‘23) starred, making impressive plays... 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

Girls Tennis Falls Short to Cupertino
Friday, December 2, 2022, 5:18 pm | Viking, Palo Alto High School
Palo Alto girls tennis lost to Cupertino on October 20th by a score of 4-3.   With only a third of their season remaining before CCS playoffs, Paly girl’s tennis was ranked fifth in the league with a record of 6-7 as they approached their match the best team in the league, the Cupertino Pioneers. ... Read More >>
Cross Country Season Recap 2022
Friday, December 2, 2022, 3:19 pm | Viking, Palo Alto High School
Paly Cross Country finished their season with a strong showing at States. Taking place at Woodward park in Fresno, California, Paly Girls Cross Country took home fourth overall with three runners placing in the top seven. Sophomore Kinga Czajkowska placed 5th, with Seniors Elizabeth Fetter, and Hillary Studdert close behind, finishing 6th and 7th respectively. ... Read More >>
Girls Soccer fall to Leland 2-1
Friday, December 2, 2022, 1:13 pm | Viking, Palo Alto High School
Yesterday night, the Paly varsity soccer team played their first game of the season against the Leland Trojans, and lost 2-1. “We fought really hard and we’re just gonna keep growing,” junior Kiana Feldis said. The Vikings moved up some members from their junior varsity team, including freshman Sarah Theiman, the subject of the photo... Read More >>
Girls volleyball seeks to compete in CCS
Friday, December 2, 2022, 11:00 am | Campanile, Palo Alto High School
Despite multiple injuries to key players, the girls varsity volleyball team, 3-9, looks to make it as far as they can in the playoff coach Chris Crader said. Crader said he was particularly proud of the way his team performed in its recent comeback victory against Monta Vista. “After having those rough experiences and confidence not being high, to be able to come back like that shows a lot of character and a lot of class,” he said. “I’m glad... Read More >>
Staff Sports: Becca Tackles Wrestling
Friday, December 2, 2022, 9:16 am | Oracle, Gunn High School
In September, Forum Editor senior Carly Liao joined the tennis team for a week and documented her experience—she tracked her progress, recorded each practice and reflected on her short-lived tennis career in an article entry that was published in The Oracle’s September issue. Now, it’s my turn. Sports that are held during the winter season... Read More >>
Boys’ Varsity Soccer Kicks Off Its Season with a Dub
Friday, December 2, 2022, 8:37 am | M-A Chronicle, Menlo Atherton High School
On Monday night, Boys’ Varsity Soccer beat the Scotts Valley Falcons in their first game of the season.  From the start, the Bears had possession of the ball and controlled... Read More >>