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Rice does it all in big Menlo football victory

Original post made on Oct 11, 2008

Menlo School senior Jerry Rice, Jr. made as many new fans as his famous father did on Friday night in the Knights' PAL Bay Division football opener against Terra Nova. If there's one thing that runs in the family it's the ability to get into the end zone. Rice, Jr. did it three times, including the game winner in Menlo's 29-26 victory over the Tigers.

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Posted by Concerned Citizen
a resident of Embarcadero Oaks/Leland
on Oct 11, 2008 at 9:25 am

Menlo School Varsity Football Coach, Mark Newton, is one of the top 10 high school football coaches in the country today, if not the best. His flexibility and play calling skills and strategy is unprecedented. This win against Terra Nova is a perfect example.

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Posted by Chris
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Oct 11, 2008 at 8:47 pm

Why was Danny a cheerleader for this game?

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Posted by Keith Peters
a resident of Midtown
on Oct 13, 2008 at 3:01 pm

Danny Diekroeger sat out the Terra Nova game with a shoulder injury. He is day to day, week to week, reportedly.

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