Athletes of the Week

Posted November 11, 2016

Stephanie Yu
Palo Alto golf

The junior golfer won the Central Coast Section individual championship following a five-way playoff. She led the Vikings to a second-place finish and a trip to the Northern California tournament.

Paul Jackson III
Palo Alto football

The junior running back rushed for 217 yards and scored three touchdowns in the Vikings' 36-29 win over Mountain View. The victory secured a spot in the CCS Open Division II football playoffs.

Honorable Mention

Caroline Caruso

Sacred Heart Prep volleyball

Megan Chou

Pinewood golf

Sara Choy

Sacred Heart Prep tennis

Eliza Crowder

Menlo cross country

Natalie Novitsky *

Sacred Heart Prep cross country

Tara Tracy

Gunn volleyball

Brett Anstrom

Sacred Heart Prep cross country

Aidan Israelski

Menlo football

Jordan Mims *

Menlo-Atherton football

Hayden Pegley

Menlo football

Henry Saul

Palo Alto cross country

Kent Slaney *

Palo Alto cross country

* Previous Winner

Previous Weeks

November 04, 2016
(Minhee Chung/Evan King, Hayden Pegley)

October 28, 2016
(Jacqueline DiSanto/Aajon Johnson)

October 21, 2016
(Jane Rakow/JC Marco)

October 14, 2016
(Sophie Siminoff/Christian Wiseman)

October 07, 2016
(Melina Stavropoulos/Sam Untrecht)

September 30, 2016
(Eliza Grover/Quinn Hamilton)

September 23, 2016
(Isa Cossio/Jordan Mims)

September 16, 2016
(Simran Sandhu/Tiago Bonchristiano)

September 09, 2016
(Georgia Lewis/Charlie Ferguson)

September 02, 2016
(Samara Phillips/Paul Jackson III)

June 03, 2016
(Gillian Meeks/RJ Babiera, Jared Lucian, Chandler Yu)

May 27, 2016
(Katie Francis/Alex Liang)

May 20, 2016
(Grace Zhao/Joao Ama)

May 13, 2016
(Izzi Henig/Jack Crockett, Will Kremer)

May 06, 2016
(Grace Zhao/Daichi Matsuda)

April 29, 2016
(Maya Miklos/Ben Cleasby)

April 22, 2016
(Annalisa Crowe/Ahmed Ali)

April 08, 2016
(Maya Miklos/Davis Rich)

April 01, 2016
(Alayah Bell, Kayla Tahaafe/Ben Somorjai)

March 25, 2016
(Alayah Bell, Kayla Tahaafe/Max Jung-Goldberg)

March 18, 2016
(Greer Hoyem/Matthew Seligson)

March 11, 2016
(Tatum Angotti, Riley Hemm/Scotty Harris)

March 04, 2016
(Sarah McLeod/Will Chisholm)

February 26, 2016
(Chelsea Wilson/Blake Henry)

February 19, 2016
(Akayla Hackson/Andrew Maltz)

February 12, 2016
(Alexis Harris/Nathan Beak)

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)

 

Short story writers wanted!

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.

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