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Palo Alto Weekly

Sports - September 23, 2011

High School Athletes of the Week

Hannah Boland

Castilleja School

The senior middle blocker had 60 kills during a 5-2 week in volleyball, including 13 kills and 11 blocks in a nonleague win plus 36 kills to help the Gators go 3-2 while taking fourth in the Westmont Tournament.

Connor Dillon

Menlo School

The senior water polo goalie allowed barely four goals a match while making 28 saves, including a career-high 13 in the championship match, as the Knights went 4-0 and captured the Scott Roche Invitational title.

Honorable mention

Sarah Daschbach

Sacred Heart Prep volleyball

Kat Gregory

Priory cross country

Marine Hall-Poirier

Priory volleyball

Hannah Hsieh

Castilleja volleyball

Caroline Nordman

Sacred Heart Prep tennis

Emma Thygesen

Menlo volleyball

Harrison Enright

Sacred Heart Prep water polo

Dante Fraioli

Pinewood football

Chris Gaertner*

Sacred Heart Prep football

Nick Hale

Menlo water polo

Michael Hester

Menlo-Atherton cross country

Will Morgan

Sacred Heart Prep football

* previous winner