Athletes of the Week
Posted November 26, 2010
Sonia Abuel-Saud/ Sarah Daschbach
Sacred Heart Prep volleyball
Abuel-Saud, a sophomore, had 26 kills and 29 digs while Daschbach, a junior, produced 31 kills and 62 digs as the Gators' volleyball team defeated No. 1 Soquel and then No. 2 Notre Dame-Belmont to win the CCS Division IV title.
Menlo water polo
The junior had four goals and eight steals as the Knights dunked Los Altos in the semifinals before scoring five goals to go with five steals and excellent defense in an 11-5 victory over defending champ Sacred Heart Prep in the CCS Division II water polo finals.
Catherine DonahoeSacred Heart Prep water polo
Emily DorstMenlo-Atherton water polo
Maddie KuppePalo Alto volleyball
MJ O'NeillMenlo-Atherton water polo
Pippa TempleSacred Heart Prep water polo
Melanie WadePalo Alto volleyball
Davante AdamsPalo Alto football
Tim BentonMenlo football
Dre HillPalo Alto football
Pedro RobinsonSacred Heart Prep football
Jordan WilliamsMenlo football
Keegan WilliamsMenlo water polo
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