Athletes of the Week
Posted November 27, 2015
Mia McConnell, Melissa Tran
The senior co-captains won all three of their No. 1 doubles matches, finishing the season 25-2, while helping the Knights top Pleasant Valley, Dougherty Valley and Saratoga to win the CIF NorCal Regional title.
Sacred Heart Prep water polo
The sophomore water polo goalie came up with 11 saves in the semifinals and 14 saves in an 11-8 win over Menlo School in the championship match as the Gators won their fifth straight CCS Division II title.
Leanna Collins*Menlo-Atherton volleyball
Jacqueline DiSanto*Menlo-Atherton volleyball
Kirby Knapp *Menlo-Atherton volleyball
Jane Rakow *Sacred Heart Prep water polo
Alexa RoumeliotisMenlo-Atherton volleyball
Ashley Vielma*Menlo tennis
Finn Banks*Sacred Heart Prep water polo
Justin Hull*Palo Alto football
Lapitu MahoniSacred Heart Prep football
Mason Randall*Sacred Heart Prep football
Riley SchoebenPalo Alto football
Alex TsotadzeSacred Heart Prep water polo
* Previous Winner
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The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.