Athletes of the Week
Posted October 28, 2016
The senior outside hitter was named MVP of the Tiger Cup Invitational as the Bears went 5-0, beating defending state champion Notre Dame-Belmont in the championship game. She recorded 64 kills in six games during the week.
The senior quarterback rushed for 209 yards and scored a pair of touchdowns in the Bears' victory over Aragon last week, clinching at least a tie for the PAL Bay Division title. He also passed for 76 yards and a touchdown.
Eliza CrowderMenlo cross country
Maddy JohnstonSacred Heart Prep water polo
Natalie Novitsky *Sacred Heart Prep cross country
Kiana SalesMenlo-Atherton volleyball
Sophie Siminoff *Menlo golf
Natalie ZimitsSacred Heart Prep volleyball
Brett AnstromSacred Heart Prep cross country
Xavier DickinsonMenlo football
David PetersonSacred Heart Prep football
Ben RosenblattMenlo water polo
Alex TsotadzeSacred Heart Prep water polo
Larsen WeigleSacred 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.