Athletes of the Week

Posted February 20, 2019

Evelyn Calhoon, Lauren McDonnell
Menlo-Atherton wrestling

The two seniors each won a CCS girls wrestling title over the weekend to advance to the state meet. Evelyn won her title at 121, recording a pin in 0:34. Lauren won her title at 137, recording a major decision.

Abby Ericson, Folashade Akinola
Menlo-Atherton wrestling

The two seniors each won a CCS girls wrestling over the weekend and advance to the state meet. Abby won the 160 title, earning an injury default. Folashade won her fourth CCS title, recording a major decision.

Honorable Mention

Ashley Wang, Alexandria Lee

Palo Alto wrestling

Mikayla Silverman, Alia Drescher

Gunn wrestling

Angie Bautista

Menlo-Atherton wrestling

Juliana Rosen

Sacred Heart Prep soccer

Alexa Thomases

Menlo soccer

Cole Kastner

Menlo basketball

Connor Nelson

Menlo soccer

Kyle Nilsson

Sacred Heart Prep soccer

Isaiah Saams-Hoy *

Eastside Prep basketball

Miguel Tostado

Menlo-Atherton soccer

Andrew Wang *

Palo Alto wrestling

* Previous Winner

Previous Weeks

February 13, 2019
(Klara Astrom/Timothy Waymouth)

February 06, 2019
(Sharon Nejad/Andrew Wang)

January 30, 2019
(Mina Tameilau/Liam Johnson)

January 23, 2019
(Hannah Jump/Raymond Reece)

January 16, 2019
(Catie Cassani/Joshua Meyers)

January 09, 2019
(Avery Lee/Charlie Williams)

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