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M-A's Carlson named CCS Female Scholar-Athlete of Year

Sarah "Sally" Carlson, a senior at Menlo-Atherton High, has been named CCS Female Scholar Athlete of the Year. This is the...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2016
Last comment by AMY, on Apr 22, 2016 at 4:50 pm | 2 comments | 458 Views

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New trail opens near Russian Ridge preserve

Invasive thistles and bullfrogs, endangered snakes, a contaminated landfill site and a mire of regulations were several of...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by Russian rocks, on Apr 16, 2016 at 5:40 pm | 6 comments | 1267 Views

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Soccer: Woodside High girls win CCS Open Division

Kayla Hart scored in the 59th minute and the Woodside High School Wildcats held off a previously undefeated Mountain View...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2016
Last comment by Woodsider, on Mar 7, 2016 at 12:20 pm | 1 comment | 1576 Views

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Woodside skier is a world champion

Woodside resident Erik Arvidsson made skiing news Saturday, Feb. 27, in Sochi, Russia, where he took first place in the International...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2016
Last comment by Amy, on Mar 1, 2016 at 6:14 pm | 1 comment | 1957 Views

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M-A girls keep their dream soccer season intact

The Menlo-Atherton girls kept their championship hopes alive in the Central Coast Section Division I soccer playoffs with...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2016
Last comment by WHS parent, on Feb 29, 2016 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 716 Views

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SHP, M-A roll to winning tuneups for the CCS playoffs

Sacred Heart Prep and Menlo-Atherton made successful tuneups for the Central Coast Section football playoffs, but Palo Alto...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2015
Last comment by Bear, on Nov 16, 2015 at 12:22 pm | 2 comments | 1216 Views

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M-A sophomore, 15, competes in soccer on world stage

Fifteen-year-old Josephine Cotto of Menlo Park felt intimidated. It was mid-September and she had just flown to Puerto...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2015
Last comment by Ann Chadwick, on Nov 11, 2015 at 8:27 am | 1 comment | 1713 Views

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Wednesday: Woodside-Menlo showdown in boys water polo

The Woodside Wildcats varsity boys water polo team will plays its last regular-season game Wednesday, Oct. 28, against the...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2015
Last comment by FanFan, on Oct 28, 2015 at 9:57 am | 2 comments | 1272 Views

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Menlo boys top M-A, grab control of PAL water polo race

==BI Prep water polo:== The Menlo School boys took a big step toward taking back the PAL Bay Division water polo title they...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2015
Last comment by PoloFan, on Oct 8, 2015 at 12:47 pm | 1 comment | 1019 Views

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Trainers should monitor all high school athletes for concussions, grand jury says

High schools in San Mateo County need to take steps to detect concussions in athletes in all sports and use care in determining...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2015
Last comment by Play Safe, on Jul 1, 2015 at 12:38 pm | 6 comments | 1979 Views

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Woodside youth is All American swimmer

His name is Karl Arvidsson, his hometown is Woodside and his list of athletic accomplishments, were one to be compiled, would...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2015
Last comment by Cathy, on Jun 16, 2015 at 4:36 pm | 1 comment | 2033 Views

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Little League baseball field at Holbrook-Palmer Park officially opens Saturday

More than five years after improvements to the baseball field at Holbrook-Palmer Park were proposed by the Menlo-Atherton...

Original post made on May. 8, 2015
Last comment by Happy Mom, on May 8, 2015 at 12:32 pm | 1 comment | 2021 Views

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SHP's Lavorato wins Positive Coaching Alliance award

Sacred Heart Prep football coach Pete Lavorato has won Positive Coaching Alliance's coveted Double-Goal Coach Award presented...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2015
Last comment by SHP parent, on Mar 17, 2015 at 12:25 pm | 1 comment | 1605 Views

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Ballpark due to open in April

The new Little League field and grandstand in Atherton's Holbrook-Palmer Park should be completed in time to begin games...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2015
Last comment by Memories, on Mar 7, 2015 at 4:17 pm | 2 comments | 1102 Views

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Eight local soccer teams remain in playoffs after opening round

Nine local soccer teams began the Central Coast Section playoffs this week, a number believed to be a record. Four schools...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2015
Last comment by Karen Askey, on Feb 26, 2015 at 9:51 pm | 5 comments | 1193 Views

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Menlo's Lacy finishes 10th in national cross-country finals

Menlo School senior Lizzie Lacy didn't run to victory at the 36th annual Foot Locker Cross Country Championships National...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2014
Last comment by Norman, on Dec 14, 2014 at 10:01 pm | 1 comment | 1517 Views

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Volleyball: M-A girls win CCS title 3-1 over Homestead

The top-seeded Menlo-Atherton girls won the second Central Coast Section volleyball title in program history with a 25-22,...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2014
Last comment by retired teacher, on Nov 24, 2014 at 2:45 pm | 2 comments | 1388 Views

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Twelve to be inducted into M-A Athletic Hall of Fame

Menlo-Atherton High School has inducted 12 members into its eighth Athletic Hall of Fame class. The list includes five athletes,...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2014
Last comment by chad sefcik, on Nov 3, 2014 at 12:13 pm | 1 comment | 3000 Views

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A tough climb behind him, Ross awarded top prize

Ross Fulkerson of Portola Valley is at the peak of his game and he's just 12 years old. But he is also on a path to encounter...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2014
Last comment by Climbinggurl, on Oct 7, 2014 at 7:20 pm | 1 comment | 885 Views

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Menlo School football tackles new season with rugby in mind

Long a leader in the evolution of player safety, the Menlo School football team has embraced a method of shoulder-leverage...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2014
Last comment by the great American game, on Oct 2, 2014 at 12:29 pm | 1 comment | 1121 Views
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