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Where He Is Now

Where He Is Now

Maddy Atwater and Isaac Kasevich
November 12
Filed under Featured Athlete, Features, Football, Profiles, Top Stories

For top-flight athletes, one false step can bring injury. Some athletes are sidelined for minutes, some for games and some even miss whole seasons. But, there are a few cases through all levels of sport where an injury or health issue can end a promising career prematurely.  In just a few brief but...

Back in the Box

Back in the Box

Sam Borsos and Jacob Lauing, Managing Editors
April 23
Filed under Featured Athlete, Features, Profiles, Top Stories

Baseball is a game of adjustments. A flyout teaches a hitter to stay on top of the ball. A walk does not discourage a pitcher from pounding the strike zone on the next at-bat, it drives him to try even harder. A baseball player is considered great for getting a hit just thirty percent of the time. Even...

From Center Court to Sidelines

From Center Court to Sidelines

Jacob Lauing, Staff Writer
March 11
Filed under Basketball - Boys, Features, Winter Sports

One year ago Nate Bills ('12) stood tall at center court in Palo Alto High School's big gym, dressed in a full green and white uniform, post-warm-up sweat drops on his forehead, basketball at his side and ready to play, as he assumed the role of a captain and led the 2009-2010 frosh-soph basketball team...

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