Athletes of the Week
Posted September 19, 2008
The senior had 63 kills and 44 digs during a 6-1 week in volleyball as the Knights knocked off St. Francis twice for the first time in school history on the way to finishing second in the St. Francis Invitational.
The junior quarterback, in only his second varsity start, completed 17 passes for a career-high 322 yards and four touchdowns while sparking the Knights to a 39-14 win over East Nicholas while remaining unbeaten.
Marissa AlvarezSacred Heart Prep volleyball
Molly BagshawMenlo volleyball
Yvonne DunlevieSacred Heart Prep water polo
Hailie EacklesPinewood volleyball
Shelly KousnetzGunn volleyball
Jill LauGunn volleyball
Turner BatyMenlo-Atherton football
Scott PlatshonMenlo water polo
Jerry Rice Jr.Menlo football
Vaughn SmithMenlo-Atherton football
Sam TompkinsPalo Alto football
Connor WhitlockPinewood football
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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.