Peninsula Prep Sports

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Knights Baseball Comes Back to Beat SHP
Tuesday, March 29, 2022, 9:32 am | Coat of Arms, Menlo School
Menlo baseball rallied to beat Sacred Heart Prep after a slow start on March 24. The Knights had a rocky first inning, but their game came together in the second. “We started to shut them down on defense after the second inning, and our [batting] started to wake up,” sophomore Jacob Lee said. “We really... Read More >>
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 >>
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

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 >>
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 >>