Athletes of the Week
Posted October 23, 2009
Sacred Heart Prep volleyball
The senior outside hitter had 17 kills and 10 digs in a volleyball win over Castilleja and added 24 kills and 16 digs in a victory over defending WBAL champion Menlo to keep the Gators unbeaten and tied for first in league.
Menlo water polo
The junior goalie has 23 saves in three water polo victories, getting 14 in a crucial 8-7 victory over rival Menlo-Atherton that included a block of a point-blank shot to keep the Knights unbeaten in the PAL standings.
Lauren AllenWoodside Priory cross country
Elizabeth AugustusMenlo volleyball
Hannah BolandCastilleja volleyball
Catherine DonahoeSacred Heart Prep water polo
Alex HeaneyMenlo tennis
Heather SmithSacred Heart Prep water polo
David CulpanSacred Heart Prep water polo
Ben DearbornSacred Heart Prep water polo
Chris GaertnerSacred Heart Prep football
John Holland-McCowanMenlo water polo
Maceo ParksGunn football
Darryl SepulvedaEastside Prep cross country
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