ALL-LEAGUE LACROSSE . . . Eleven of the 12 players who made the 2006 All-Peninsula Athletic League girls' lacrosse team are from the local area. The first team includes: Shannon Chung (Menlo), Liz Daly (Sacred Heart Prep), Sarah King (Sacred Heart Prep), Kelly Schryver (Castilleja), Molly Lapolla (Menlo), Kayla Ushman (Menlo-Atherton), Laurren Dunec (Castilleja), Melissa Irvine (Sacred Heart Prep),Julie Tisdale (Gunn), Erica Swanson (Menlo) and Melissa Wegenstein (Menlo). The second team includes: Gabi Bressack (Menlo), Megan Power (Menlo-Atherton), Samantha Bassin (Menlo-Atherton), Megan Teixeira (Menlo), Marion Cohn (Castilleja), Lauren Boyle (Sacred Heart Prep), Alaina Flaherty (Menlo-Atherton), Tenley Breen (Menlo-Atherton) and Michelle Benevento (Sacred Heart Prep).
OF LOCAL NOTE . . . Sacred Heart Prep water polo and basketball standout Hannah Stephens has left the school and transferred to Mitty. Stephens currently is playing with Mitty's AAU summer basketball team and playing for her former water polo coach, Ed Samuels, on the NorCal age-group club that competed in the Junior Olympics qualifying tournament last weekend. Samuels will coach the Los Altos High boys' water polo team this fall . . . A free lacrosse clinic will be offered to players hoping to form the first Palo Alto High girls' lacrosse team next spring. Current Paly students and incoming freshman can take part in the clinic, set for July 12 from 5-6:30 p.m. at Holbrook Palmer Park, 150 Watkins Avenue in Atherton. To register for the clinic, email AthertonLacrosse@Gmail.com.
COACHING CORNER . . . Woodside Priory School is looking for a girls junior varsity volleyball coach and a boys junior varsity basketball coach. Contact Mark Stogner at firstname.lastname@example.org.