Swimmers take precautions

The swimming and diving team is reentering the pool just as Santa Clara County enters the red COVID-19 tier. With 65 students combined across the varsity and junior varsity teams, these athletes are practicing ...

The Power of Peloton

Senior Lulu Gaither clips into her Peloton and starts a 30 minute HIIT ride led by Cody Rigsby, her favorite instructor. As the ride begins, she immediately feels uplifted as Rigsby’s enthusiasm rubs off onto h...

March Madness During COVID-19

Every March, junior Max Bonnstetter has attended the NCAA college basketball tournament. As a Sports Illustrated and Jr. NBA reporter, Bonnstetter watches games like a hawk to prepare for post-game locker room ...

The best local hikes

Looking for somewhere to hike and enjoy nature, tire your dog out, or safely hang out with friends? Here’s a list of my favorite hyper-local hikes within 15 miles of Paly campus.    Hamms Gulch to Sp...

The truth about Parity in the NBA

When Kevin Durant announced he would join the Golden State Warriors on July 4, 2016, senior Ryan Seto was one of many basketball fans in an uproar. Some called it the weakest move of all time. Fans of the Oklah...

Sports practices change due to COVID-19

Carpooling to practice. Sharing snacks. Stealing sips out of teammates’ water bottles. These were all elements of a pre-COVID era volleyball practice for junior Hathaway Bush. But in a matter of months, Bush’s ...