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Palo Alto Weekly

Sports - April 20, 2012

High School Athletes of the Week

Claire Collins

Gunn High

The senior infielder had a total of five hits with four RBI and four runs scored during a 2-1 softball week, which featured a two-run homer to upset host St. Francis, 3-2, in an important nonleague showdown.

Michael Hester

Menlo-Atherton High

The senior ran a career-best 1:57.42 to win the 800 and anchored the 1,600 relay team to victory in a meet record of 3:26.45 that was enough to beat Bellarmine, 63-62, for the title at the Serra Top 7 meet.

Honorable mention

Shannon Aguiar

Menlo-Atherton softball

Elona Hyvarinen

Menlo-Atherton swimming

Claire Klausner*

Gunn softball

Pippa Raffel

Palo Alto track & field

Nicole Zanolli

Menlo-Atherton swimming

Molly Zebker

Palo Alto swimming

Zeke Brown

Menlo-Atherton tennis

Graham Fisher*

Gunn baseball

E.J. Floreal

Palo Alto track and field

Kyle Koenig

Sacred Heart Prep swimming

Rollin Lau

Palo Alto swimming

Andrew Liang

Palo Alto swimming

* previous winner