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Menlo-Atherton has a new head swim coach this season

Just one season after guiding the Menlo-Atherton girls' swim team to a fourth-place finish at the Central Coast Section Championships, head coach Lori (Heisick) Stenstrom is gone.

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— Keith Peters/Palo Alto Online Sports

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Posted by Sue
a resident of Menlo Park
on Feb 19, 2014 at 4:10 pm

Great story NOT about the new head coach. How about a story about the Coach now, PA Online?


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Posted by Swimmer
a resident of Portola Valley
on Feb 21, 2014 at 7:00 am

The swimming community is healing from Stenstrom's maneuverings last spring and summer and we still have to hear about Lori and Brooke now that they are living in Colorado? When will Palo Alto online stop being the publicity agent for Lori Stenstrom and her daughter? Why do we care what the Colorado 4A record for the 50 free is?

How about some real reporting about the current set of M-A coaches that are equally if not more impressive than Stenstrom? Have you looked up Bobby's swimming results? What about this year's group of talented swimmers and their prospects? Please.


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Posted by swim community
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Mar 1, 2014 at 3:49 pm

I have to agree with the statement by "swimmer". I am not sure the M-A swimming community will miss last year's coach nor really cares how well former swimmers are doing in other states. M-A has a great new coach and a lot of emerging talent. One swimmer does not make a team nor their success. Go Jane we know you will do a great job. FYI she was Lori's assistant who is also responsible for the team's success last season!!!


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Posted by marry
a resident of East Palo Alto
on Apr 9, 2014 at 7:03 pm

My daughter is allergic to the Clorox in the pool dose she still need to swim


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Posted by MA-Alum
a resident of Palo Alto Orchards
on Jun 26, 2014 at 2:00 pm

If only Valor Christian knew what we all know about what a joke of a coach Stenstrom was. Her leaving was the best thing for us. Good luck Valor Christian - you'll need it! So much of a better year for MA this year without them!


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