Spartans exact revenge on Paly

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Mountain View High’s Lucy Tang, above, boots the ball in a game against Los Altos. The senior scored twice in the Spartans’ league-clinching win over Palo Alto last week.

The Mountain View High girls soccer team’s loss to Palo Alto last month seems to have served as an extreme wake-up call – the kind that comes with a blast from an air horn, a dousing of ice water and a double espresso.

The streaking Spartans were roused and ready for the road rematch, pummeling Paly 5-1 Feb. 14 to claim their fifth straight Santa Clara Valley Athletic League De Anza Division championship.

Fourteen MVLA soccer players commit to colleges

The Mountain View-Los Altos Soccer Club announced last week that 14 of its players have committed to colleges.

Boys and girls from 12 high schools are slated to put pen to paper today, National Letter of Intent signing day.

With help from Los Altos Hills residents, young Gunn on path toward CCS playoffs

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Los Altos Hills resident Molly Wilkinson, left, is one of nine freshmen on the Gunn High girls soccer team.

The Gunn High girls soccer team is proof that experience isn’t everything.

Despite being the youngest squad in the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League El Camino Division, the Titans sit in second place with three games remaining.

Mountain View boys finally getting healthy after injury-riddled start to soccer season

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Mountain View High’s Winston Shustock pursues the ball in Friday’s game against Fremont.

Reinforcements are on the way for the Mountain View High boys soccer team, depleted by injuries this season. Coach Jim McGuirk said he expects several players back on the field this week.

But will they be returning soon enough to help the Spartans make a playoff push?

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