Athletes of the Week
Posted September 10, 2010
Palo Alto volleyball
The junior middle blocker produced 85 kills while hitting .511, had 10 aces and added 19 blocks as the Vikings opened their volleyball season 9-0 and captured the championship of the 36-team High Sierra Classic in Reno.
Sacred Heart Prep football
The senior quarterback guided the Gators to a 24-7 season-opening football victory by completing 14 of 21 passes for 174 yards. He also ran for two short touchdowns to spark a ground game that totaled 203 rushing yards.
Hannah BolandCastilleja volleyball
Megan ColemanPalo Alto volleyball
Sarah DaschbachSacred Heart Prep volleyball
Maddie KuppePalo Alto volleyball
Natasha von KaepplerCastilleja water polo
Kimmie WhitsonPalo Alto volleyball
Anthony CannonGunn football
Matt MertzGunn football
Cameron MoodyMenlo-Atherton football
Bryan MunksSacred Heart Prep football
Colin TerndrupSacred Heart Prep football
Robert WickersMenlo 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.