Athletes of the Week
Posted November 14, 2008
Palo Alto volleyball
The senior setter had 81 assists, 18 digs, seven blocks and five aces in volleyball wins over Los Gatos and Homestead, victories the Vikings needed to clinch their third straight SCVAL De Anza Division championship.
Sacred Heart Prep football
The senior quarterback first threw a 41-yard touchdown pass and later an eight-yard TD pass in overtime to carry the Gators to a 28-21 overtime playoff victory over King's Academy to earn the team's first-ever CCS berth.
Emily DorstMenlo-Atherton water polo
Yvonne DunlevieSacred Heart Prep water polo
Lisa FawcettGunn cross country
Emily ShineMenlo tennis
Abby WhelanMenlo volleyball
Ally WhitsonPalo Alto volleyball
James BalassoneMenlo water polo
Turner BatyMenlo-Atherton football
Matt BocciSacred Heart Prep football
Rod NashMenlo-Atherton football
Paul RudolphSacred Heart Prep water polo
Sam Tompkins-JenkinsPalo Alto football
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.