Athletes of the Week
Posted November 21, 2008
Castilleja cross country
The sophomore raced from behind over the last 800 meters and won a footrace to the finish line to win the CCS Division V individual title and help the Gators win the team title and qualify for the state cross-country finals.
The junior quarterback completed nine of 14 passes for 198 yards and one TD, drove his team 80 yards in under four minutes and scored the winning touchdown to give the Bears a 28-25 win and sole possession of the PAL title.
Marissa AlvarezSacred Heart Prep volleyball
Allie ColemanPalo Alto volleyball
Alexandra GroetsemaPalo Alto golf
Mira KhannaPalo Alto tennis
Melanie WadePalo Alto volleyball
Ally WhitsonPalo Alto volleyball
Nick BeltramoMenlo-Atherton water polo
Matt BocciSacred Heart Prep football
Will HolderPalo Alto football
Sam KnappMenlo-Atherton football
Ryan SakowskiSacred 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.