Athletes of the Week
Posted November 27, 2009
Sacred Heart Prep volleyball
The sophomore middle hitter had 18 kills and 12 block assists in two volleyball victories as the Gators topped No. 2 Mercy-Burlingame in the semis and beat No. 1 Notre Dame-Salinas in the CCS Division IV finals.
Sacred Heart Prep water polo
The senior scored 11 goals in two Central Coast Section Division II water polo wins, including seven in the title match as the Gators romped to a 15-6 win over No. 2 Menlo to win their third straight section title.
Hannah BolandCastilleja volleyball
Sophia CornewMenlo-Atherton volleyball
Marissa FlorantPalo Alto volleyball
Christine RenschlerSacred Heart Prep volleyball
Margot RouxSacred Heart Prep volleyball
Heather SmithSacred Heart Prep water polo
Philip BambergSacred Heart Prep water polo
Ben DearbornSacred Heart Prep water polo
Danny DiekroegerMenlo football
Chris GaertnerSacred Heart Prep football
Beau NicholsMenlo football
Matt WalterSacred Heart Prep football
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