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Ex-Wildcat Edelman stars in Super Bowl

 

Julian Edelman, quarterback on Woodside High's championship 2004 football team, was a star of Sunday's Super Bowl as a wide receiver for the New England Patriots.

He had nine receptions for 109 yards, including the game-winning touchdown catch in the Patriots' 28-24 victory over the Seattle Seahawks.

In Woodside's 13-0 season in 2004, the Wildcats won the Central Coast Section Medium School Division title with a 36-20 victory over Campbell's Westmont High.

In that game, quarterback Edelman, a senior, rushed for 140 yards, including two touchdown runs. He completed six of 12 passes for 86 yards, including a 15-yard touchdown pass to Dominic Duncan-Cruz.

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Posted by MEMBERONE
a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Feb 3, 2015 at 12:47 pm

Not only that, but he was starting q'back for 3 years at Kent State - leading passer AND rusher AND he broke a 2003 record for total offence.
So he is one of those rare guys who will play any position just to play the game. Speaks volumes about his character.
CONGRATULATIONS Julian.


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Posted by GoCats!
a resident of Portola Valley: Westridge
on Feb 3, 2015 at 7:23 pm

Julian icame out to play baseball with the Woodside Baseball team last year! Great guy and so happy for him and his family.

Woodside has a lot of other good athletes-- the Almanac doesn't seem to want to report Woodside High sports (even though it is the home school for 2 out of 4 cities the Almanac claims to 'cover' -- Woosdide and Portola Valley-- did you know that Woodside High girls soccer team are 13-1-0 and in first place in their conference above Carlmont and Menlo Atherton. Go Cats! And let's go Almanac (formerly Woodside Almanac)- cover your local schools fairly.-- not just goes to the Super Bowl.


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Posted by Woodside Mom
a resident of Woodside: Emerald Hills
on Feb 3, 2015 at 10:47 pm

The Woodside Cheer Team is going to nationals this year. Nationals! isn't that a story worth reporting on, Almanac? There is more to Woodside High School than ex-wildcats, the current ones are terrific!


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