Peninsula Prep Sports

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SHP boys soccer strikes quickly in NorCal victory
Thursday, March 3, 2022, 4:56 pm | Palo Alto Online
Carlos Deras scored twice and the Sacred Heart Prep boys soccer team downed University 3-1 in the semifinals of the CIF Northern California Regional Division IV tournament Thursday. Read More >>
Pinewood girls fall in open regional basketball
Wednesday, March 2, 2022, 8:18 pm | Palo Alto Online
Fourth-seeded Pinewood lost to No. 5 Oak Ridge, 51-48, in the first round of the CIF State NorCal Open Division playoffs Wednesday. Elle Ladine scored 31 points and had 11 rebounds for the Panthers. Read More >>
Fast start triggers Spartans NorCal rout of Athenian
Wednesday, March 2, 2022, 12:26 am | Palo Alto Online
Mountain View High boys basketball averaged under 50 points a game this season and never scored more than 61 in any game nor allow more than 55. On Tuesday, the Spartans won 91-68. Read More >>
Priory girls go overtime for victory; Menlo also wins
Tuesday, March 1, 2022, 9:28 pm | Palo Alto Online
Shamira Bidaye scored in the final 10 seconds of regulation and senior Valentina Saric took over in overtime, leading Priory past Clovis West in the CIF Regional Division III basketball playoffs. Read More >>
Scoreboard

Boys Basketball:
Sacred Heart Prep 85, Half Moon Bay 61, Wednesday
Boys Basketball:
Sacred Heart Prep 81, Harker 42, Tuesday
Boys Basketball:
Sacred Heart Prep 61, Menlo School 59, Jan 20, 2023
Boys Basketball:
Palo Alto 50, Los Altos 44, Jan 18, 2023
Boys Basketball:
Sacred Heart Prep 82, Stuart Hall 47, Jan 14, 2023
Boys Basketball:
Sacred Heart Prep 62, Priory 56, Jan 12, 2023
Boys Wrestling:
Menlo-Atherton 42, Hillsdale 15, Jan 12, 2023
Boys Basketball:
Sacred Heart Prep 52, Menlo-Atherton 51, Jan 7, 2023
Girls Basketball:
Sequoia 43, Menlo School 34, Jan 6, 2023
Girls Water Polo:
Menlo - Atherton 15, Carlmont 4, Oct 12, 2022
Girls Water Polo:
Menlo-Atherton 10, Woodside 4, Oct 11, 2022
Girls Water Polo:
Menlo-Atherton 10, Woodside 4, Oct 11, 2022
Boys Water Polo:
Woodside 5, Hillsdale 4, Oct 6, 2022
Boys Water Polo:
Carlmont 8, Woodside 6, Oct 4, 2022
Girls Water Polo:
Menlo Atherton 19, Aragon 1, Oct 3, 2022
Girls Water Polo:
Gunn 8, Menlo-Atherton 4, Oct 1, 2022
Boys Football:
Homestead 14, Palo Alto 10, Sep 30, 2022
Girls Water Polo:
Los Altos 14, Menlo-Atherton 5, Sep 30, 2022
Boys Water Polo:
Woodside 8, Aragon 6, Sep 28, 2022
Girls Water Polo:
Burlingame 8, Menlo- Atherton 5, Sep 28, 2022
Boys Water Polo:
Woodside 18, Terra Nova 4, Sep 26, 2022
Girls Water Polo:
Menlo-Atherton 14, Carlmont 3, Sep 26, 2022
Boys Football:
Menlo 18, Palo Alto 0, Sep 24, 2022
Boys Water Polo:
Woodside 7, Menlo-Atherton 5, Sep 22, 2022
Girls Water Polo:
Gunn 10, Palo Alto 7, Sep 22, 2022

Strong defense leads Sacred Heart Prep to soccer win
Tuesday, March 1, 2022, 5:35 pm | Palo Alto Online
Luke Maxwell scored twice and the Sacred Heart Prep boys soccer team beat Piedmont 2-0 in the first round of the CIF Regional Division IV Championships Tuesday in Atherton. Read More >>
Boys Soccer Season Recap
Monday, February 28, 2022, 7:13 pm | Viking, Palo Alto High School
After an underwhelming 2020-2021 season riddled with the effects of COVID and a disappointing number of wins, the Paly boys soccer team was completely unsure of what the following season had to offer.  Going into the regular season, it seemed the team would replicate their season of no avail, starting the season with one loss,... Read More >>
Menlo girls advance to NorCal basketball tournament
Monday, February 28, 2022, 12:34 am | Palo Alto Online
Freshman Karen Xin scored 18 points, including four 3-pointers, and the Menlo School girls basketball team rallied past Harker 54-49 to claim the Central Coast Section Division IV title on Saturday. Read More >>
Menlo-Atherton wrestler wins a state title
Sunday, February 27, 2022, 3:05 pm | Palo Alto Online
Menlo-Atherton senior Alexia Benoussan became Menlo-Atherton's third girls state wrestling champion when she beat Los Gatos' Veloria Pannell, 5-2, in the final round of the 131 bracket Saturday. Read More >>
Priory girls continue successful run in Division V
Sunday, February 27, 2022, 7:21 am | Palo Alto Online
Seniors Sydney Donovan and Valentina Saric are the latest in a developing tradition of excellence at Priory, which won its fifth Central Coast Section Division V title with a 55-45 win over Crystal Springs Uplands on Saturday. Read More >>
M-A, Menlo take the long road to boys basketball titles
Sunday, February 27, 2022, 5:39 am | Palo Alto Online
Both the Menlo-Atherton High and Menlo School boys basketball teams traveled to Salinas on Saturday for their respective Central Coast Section Division championship games. And both teams returned home with the championship team trophy. Read More >>