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M-A's Della Morte wins long jump at championships

Original post made on May 31, 2011

==B CCS Track and Field:== Menlo-Atherton senior Stas Della Morte earned a state meet berth by winning the long jump at 22-10 1/2 at Friday's CCS championships in Gilroy. ==I Photo by Margaret Gallagher.==

Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, May 28, 2011, 3:13 PM

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Posted by Susan Kritzik
a resident of Portola Valley: Central Portola Valley
on May 31, 2011 at 12:40 pm

I don't understand why you didn't mention PV resident Chris Waschura who WON both the 800 and 1600 meter races. It is the first time that it has ever been done by a Junior! Is there a systematic bias against Woodside High School in this paper?? Way to go, Chris!

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Posted by WHS Parent
a resident of another community
on May 31, 2011 at 2:11 pm

I emailed Almanac Editor first thing this morning due to this "oversight", have not heard anything back, and the article has not been updated.

Awesome job Chris!

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Posted by Another WHS Parent
a resident of Portola Valley: other
on May 31, 2011 at 3:57 pm

I agree ... one of the finest middle distance runners in the country and not even a mention. Pathetic!

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Posted by Richard
a resident of Menlo Park: University Heights
on May 31, 2011 at 4:44 pm

Rick Eymer covered the meet for Palo Alto Online Sports (associated with our sister paper, the Palo Alto Weekly), and, unfortunately, they don't cover Woodside. I posted an interim story: Web Link

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