Athletes of the Week

Posted February 12, 2016

Alexis Harris
Palo Alto basketball

The senior scored 39 points, grabbed 27 rebounds, blocked five shots and was a defensive standout as the Vikings won three hoop games and moved to within a half game of first place in the SCVAL De Anza Division race.

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Nathan Beak
Pinewood basketball

The senior guard scored 66 points -- including a career-high 40 against Menlo -- with 13 assists, four rebounds and three steals in three basketball wins as the Panthers took over first place in the WBAL race.

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Honorable Mention

Sam Erisman *

Menlo basketball

Katie Guenin *

Menlo-Atherton soccer

Riley Hemm*

Sacred Heart Prep basketball

Cleo King

Menlo soccer

Carly Leong

Palo Alto basketball

Ofa Sili

Menlo-Atherton basketball

Will Chisholm

Menlo soccer

Max Dorward *

Palo Alto basketball

Christian Fioretti*

Menlo-Atherton basketball

Matthew Peery

Pinewood basketball

JH Tevis

Menlo basketball

Dylan Williams

Menlo soccer

* Previous Winner

Previous Weeks

February 05, 2016
(Alison Lu/Christian Fioretti, Lucas Fioretti)

January 29, 2016
(Tatiana Reese/Ethan Oro)

January 22, 2016
(Mia Shenk/Mason Randall)

January 15, 2016
(Chelsea Wilson/Jack Stoksik)

January 08, 2016
(Carly McLanahan/Blake Henry)

December 25, 2015
(Tierna Davidson/Alex Gil-Fernandez)

December 18, 2015
(Riley Hemm/Mason Randall)

December 11, 2015
(Sara Choy/Andrew Daschbach)

December 04, 2015
(Gillian Meeks/Lapitu Mahoni)

November 27, 2015
(Mia McConnell, Melissa Tran/Alexander Nemeth)

November 20, 2015
(Ashley Vielma/Kent Slaney)

November 13, 2015
(Georgia Lewis/Robert Miranda)

November 06, 2015
(Maddy Johnston/Andrew Daschbach, Mason Randall)

October 30, 2015
(Leanna Collins, Jacqueline DiSanto/Stavro Papadakis)

October 23, 2015
(Maddy Johnston, Malaika Koshy/Jordan Mims)

October 16, 2015
(Gillian Meeks/Finn Banks, JC Marco)

October 09, 2015
(Mia McConnell, Melissa Tran/Justin Hull)

October 02, 2015
(Gillian Meeks/Kent Slaney)

September 25, 2015
(Gigi Rojahn/Chris Xi)

September 18, 2015
(Taylor Gould/Kent Slaney)

September 11, 2015
(Maddie Stewart/Charlie Roth)

June 05, 2015
(Maya Miklos/Eli Givens)

May 29, 2015
(Grace Zhao/Vikram Chari, Gunther Matta)

May 22, 2015
(Jenna Campbell/Austin Appleton)

May 15, 2015
(Sophia Donovan/Alex Liang)

May 08, 2015
(Grace Zhao/Ahmed Ali)

May 01, 2015
(Aisley Njissang/Cole March)

April 24, 2015
(Cameron Gordon/Eli Givens)

April 17, 2015
(Mimi Lin/Reed Merritt)

April 10, 2015
(Gillian Meeks/Maya Miklos)

April 03, 2015
(Mackenzie Glassford/Maya Miklos)

March 27, 2015
(Brije Byers/Eli Givens)

March 20, 2015
(Grace Zhao/Daichi Matsuda)

March 13, 2015
(Tierna Davidson, Mia Shenk/Scott Harris)

March 06, 2015
(Alexandra Walker/Ian Cramer)

February 27, 2015
(Ofa Sili/Corbin Koch)

February 20, 2015
(Tierna Davidson, Mia Shenk/Sean MacPherson)

February 13, 2015
(Sarah Aguilar, Alexa Austin/Kevin Mullin)

February 06, 2015
(Julia Lodoen/Will Chisholm)

January 30, 2015
(Jacey Pederson/Michel-Ange Siaba)

January 23, 2015
(Stella Kailahi/Corbin Koch)

January 16, 2015
(Stella Kailahi/Ian Cramer)

January 09, 2015
(Lauren Koyama/Kevin Mullin)

January 02, 2015
(Sam Erisman/Mason Randall)

December 26, 2014
(Alexa Austin/Alex Gil-Fernandez)

December 19, 2014
(Brije Byers/Scott Harris)

December 12, 2014
(Elizabeth Yao/Ben Burr-Kirven)

December 05, 2014
(Devin Joos/Ben Burr-Kirven)

November 28, 2014
(Elizabeth Yao/Michael Swart)

November 21, 2014
(Lizzie Lacy/Lucas Matison)

 

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