Town Square

Post a New Topic

Menlo Atherton wins 1st Round vs. Willow Glen in Wildcat Shootout (46-44)

Original post made by calfan on Dec 9, 2009

The M-A Bears Varsity Basketball Team advanced to the 2nd round of the Wildcat Shootout at Los Gatos High School with a 46 – 44 win over Willow Glen. Jeff Keller, Reed Foster and Nils Gilbertson led the way for the Bears with 13 points apiece. It was a close one for the Bears as their 8 point lead slipped away in the final minute of the game. With the score tied at 44-44, Jeff Keller drove down the lane for the go ahead shot with only 4 seconds left to play. Willow Glen took the inbounds pass and threw up a desperation shot that fell just short of the rim as time expired and the M-A cardiac kids won their second nail-biter in a row after defeating Sacred Heart Prep last week. Once again, M-A's award winning 6th Man Club was in full force, cheering on the Bears. The next game for the Bears (2-1) is December 10th vs. Leland High School.

Menlo-Atherton 46, Willow Glen 44
Menlo-Atherton (2-1)
Foster 5 2-2 13, Keller 3 7-11 13, Gilbertson 3 7-8 13, Mullen 1 0-0 3, Perkins 1 1-2 3, Brewer 1 0-0 2
Willow Glen (2-2)
Renneke 9 1-1 22, Abdi 4 2-2 13, Mekanic 3 0-0 6, Meeker 1 0-0 3
3-point goals M-A: Foster 1, Mullen 1 WG: Renneke 3, Abdi 3, Meeker 1

Comments

There are no comments yet. Please share yours below.

If you were a member and logged in you could track comments from this story.

Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

The dress code
By Jessica T | 21 comments | 1,924 views

September food and drink goings on
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 1,340 views

. . . People will never forget how you made them feel.
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,269 views

College Freshmen: Avoiding the Pitfalls
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 1 comment | 1,148 views

Council election, and then some.
By Stuart Soffer | 5 comments | 471 views