Athletes of the Week
Posted March 20, 2009
The sophomore forward had 60 points and 23 rebounds in three NorCal Division V basketball playoff games, including 25 points in the semis plus nine points and 11 rebounds in the finals to earn a berth in the state finals.
Palo Alto tennis
The senior was solid while winning three singles matches, all in straight sets, to help the Vikings' tennis team sweep three opponents -- including St. Francis -- and remain undefeated in the SCVAL De Anza Division race.
Sammy AlbaneseCastilleja softball
Casey BurnettMenlo-Atherton lacrosse
Lindsay NickelPinewood basketball
Miranda SetoPinewood basketball
Jasmine ToskyPalo Alto swimming
Natasha von KaepplerCastilleja basketball
Jake BatchelderMenlo baseball
Mark HigginsPalo Alto swimming
Nicky HuPalo Alto tennis
Ivan PremaEastside Prep basketball
Nick SakoMenlo-Atherton golf
DJ WilliamsEastside Prep basketball
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.