Menlo-Atherton High reached the state title match, Menlo School made it to the Northern California playoffs and Sacred Heart Prep reached the Central Coast Section semifinal round.
What can we expect as an encore from these volleyball powerhouses? Plenty. Most other local teams will be improved and all have players to watch.
The Bears (27-8 last year, 13-1 PAL Bay) return plenty of solid players, including reigning Bay Division MVP Jacqueline DiSanto, who made significant contributions to last year's run to the state championship contest.