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Sports - March 23, 2012

High School Athletes of the Week

Claire Klausner

Gunn High

The junior pitcher struck out seven and had two RBI in one softball win before striking out 16 in a six-inning perfect game with the game-winning RBI, finishing the week with 23 strikeouts, seven hits and three RBI.

Daniel Morkovine

Menlo School

The junior went 7-1 in singles and doubles in four tennis wins in one day, clinching a 5-4 victory in the championship match with a tiebreaker win as the Knights won the prestigious National Invitational title.

Honorable mention

Rachel Acker

Gunn swimming

Hashima Carothers

Eastside Prep basketball

Caroline Cummings

Sacred Heart Prep lacrosse

Michaela Michael

Menlo lacrosse

Sarah Robinson

Gunn track and field

Jasmine Tosky

Palo Alto swimming

David Ball

Menlo tennis

Andrew Buchanan

Menlo golf

Alec Drobac

Menlo track and field

Victor Du

Palo Alto track and field

Frankie Hattler

Sacred Heart Prep lacrosse

Michael Hester

Menlo-Atherton track and field

* previous winner


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