Athletes of the Week

Posted March 24, 2017

Kayla Tahaafe
Eastside Prep basketball

The junior point guard led the Panthers to the NorCal Division V championship on Saturday, scoring 29 points and recording 12 rebounds in a win over Priory.

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Jackson Haun
Pinewood baseball

The junior pitcher struck out 16 batters in a 10-2 victory over Westmoor on Friday. He averages 9.05 strikeouts per seven innings over 90 career innings.

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Honorable Mention

Alexandra Chan

Menlo track & field

Mackenzie Glassford

Palo Alto softball

Emily Kim

Gunn softball

Kayla Mahan

Eastside Prep basketball

Tatiana Reese *

Priory basketball

Grace Zhao

Palo Alto swimming

Jeffrey Lee-Heidenreich *

Gunn track & field

Alex Liang

Palo Alto swimming

Terrance Matthews-Murphy

Menlo-Atherton track & field

Robert Miranda

Menlo track & field

Casey Morris

Menlo-Atherton tennis

Naveen Pai

Palo Alto track & field

* Previous Winner

Previous Weeks

March 17, 2017
(Tatiana Reese/Max Dorward)

March 10, 2017
(Lauren Koyama, Maya Lathi/Miles Tention)

March 03, 2017
(Chelsea Wilson/Alistair Shaw)

February 24, 2017
(Mikaela Topper/Nolan Peterson)

February 17, 2017
(Emily Tomz/Zach Haire)

February 10, 2017
(Chelsea Wilson , Abby Erickson/Eric Norton)

February 03, 2017
(Skylar Burris/Neil Verwillow)

January 27, 2017
(Zion Gabriel/Alistair Shaw)

January 20, 2017
(Katie Guenin/Andy Maltz)

January 13, 2017
(Lauren Koyama/Joe Foley)

January 06, 2017
(Greer Hoyem/Seth Goyal)

December 30, 2016
(Ila Lane/Spencer Rojahn)

December 23, 2016
(Sam Erisman/Aajon Johnson)

December 16, 2016
(Mia Shenk/Jordan Mims)

December 09, 2016
(Selina Xu, Kristin Sellers/Jeffrey Lee-Heidenreich)

December 02, 2016
(Kirby Knapp/Tate Tussing, Marquise Reid)

November 25, 2016
(Ashley Dreyer/Evan King, Hayden Pegley)

November 18, 2016
(Natalie Novitsky/Kent Slaney)

November 11, 2016
(Stephanie Yu/Paul Jackson III)

November 04, 2016
(Minhee Chung/Evan King, Hayden Pegley)

October 28, 2016
(Jacqueline DiSanto/Aajon Johnson)

October 21, 2016
(Jane Rakow/JC Marco)

October 14, 2016
(Sophie Siminoff/Christian Wiseman)

October 07, 2016
(Melina Stavropoulos/Sam Untrecht)

September 30, 2016
(Eliza Grover/Quinn Hamilton)

September 23, 2016
(Isa Cossio/Jordan Mims)

September 16, 2016
(Simran Sandhu/Tiago Bonchristiano)

September 09, 2016
(Georgia Lewis/Charlie Ferguson)

September 02, 2016
(Samara Phillips/Paul Jackson III)

June 03, 2016
(Gillian Meeks/RJ Babiera, Jared Lucian, Chandler Yu)

May 27, 2016
(Katie Francis/Alex Liang)

May 20, 2016
(Grace Zhao/Joao Ama)

May 13, 2016
(Izzi Henig/Jack Crockett, Will Kremer)

May 06, 2016
(Grace Zhao/Daichi Matsuda)

April 29, 2016
(Maya Miklos/Ben Cleasby)

April 22, 2016
(Annalisa Crowe/Ahmed Ali)

April 08, 2016
(Maya Miklos/Davis Rich)

April 01, 2016
(Alayah Bell, Kayla Tahaafe/Ben Somorjai)

March 25, 2016
(Alayah Bell, Kayla Tahaafe/Max Jung-Goldberg)

March 18, 2016
(Greer Hoyem/Matthew Seligson)

March 11, 2016
(Tatum Angotti, Riley Hemm/Scotty Harris)

March 04, 2016
(Sarah McLeod/Will Chisholm)

February 26, 2016
(Chelsea Wilson/Blake Henry)

February 19, 2016
(Akayla Hackson/Andrew Maltz)

February 12, 2016
(Alexis Harris/Nathan Beak)

February 05, 2016
(Alison Lu/Christian Fioretti, Lucas Fioretti)

January 29, 2016
(Tatiana Reese/Ethan Oro)

January 22, 2016
(Mia Shenk/Mason Randall)

January 15, 2016
(Chelsea Wilson/Jack Stoksik)

January 08, 2016
(Carly McLanahan/Blake Henry)

 

Short story writers wanted!

The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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