Menlo-Atherton Athletics Varsity Football

  • Overall Record: 7 - 4
  • Conference Record: 5 - 0

Head Coach: Chris Saunders

Email: csaunders@seq.org

 

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M-A hires Chris Saunders as varsity football coach

M-A Hires Chris Saunders as Varsity Football Coach ATHERTON, CA — March 3, 2020 —Menlo-Atherton High School Athletic Directors Paul Snow and Steven Kryger are proud to announce the hiring of Chris Saunders as the new head coach of the varsity football team. While new to Menlo-Atherton, Saunders is a Bay Area native who has

CCS Junior of the Year TROY FRANKLIN, MENLO-ATHERTON

http://www.prep2prep.com/sports/boysfootball/2019/SeasonHonors/norcal/CCS/SeasonHonorsJunior.aspx Prep2Prep 2019 CCS Football Honors Menlo-Atherton’s Troy Franklin is the Prep2Prep CCS Junior of the Year. (Courtesy of PierrePierre Productions) CCS Junior of the Year TROY FRANKLIN, MENLO-ATHERTON ETHAN KASSEL Prep2Prep Senior Contributor Everyone knew the ball was going to Troy Franklin. He knew it, his teammates knew it, the Wilcox players and coaching staff

Getting her kicks

Getting her kicks Menlo-Atherton senior makes her mark on the football field and with program she launched in support of foster kids by Rick Radin / Almanac Laila Thompson-Wainer follows through on a kick during football practice at Menlo-Atherton High School. Photo by Sammy Dallal/The Almanac   Many of us spent our high school years

M-A holds off SHP

https://www.smdailyjournal.com/sports/m-a-holds-off-shp/article_085967ee-f23d-11e9-b0ec-8b889f653dd3.html M-A holds off SHP By Terry Bernal Daily Journal Staff Menlo-Atherton defensive end Petelo Vatuvei celebrates a sack at the end of the first half in the Bears’ 26-20 win over Sacred Heart Prep Friday night at Coach Parks Field.   For all the talent Menlo-Atherton has fielded on the gridiron in recent years,

M-A snags both Athletes of the Week from Palo Alto Weekly

https://www.paloaltoonline.com/sports/athlete_of_the_week.php?d=2019-10-09 Natalie Grover Menlo-Atherton volleyball The senior outside hitter helped M-A win two league games last week. She recorded 20 kills and seven digs in the Bears victory over Terra Nova and added 12 kills and nine digs in a victory over San Mateo. Troy Franklin Menlo-Atherton football The junior wide receiver accounted for 109

Bears put on offensive display in football win over Bells

https://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2019/08/31/bears-put-on-offensive-display-in-football-win-over-bells Troy Franklin caught a pair of touchdown passes. Photo by Bob Dahlberg/@bobd_photo. by Glenn Reeves/Palo Alto Online Sports Justin Anderson returned a punt 85 yards for a touchdown. Photo by Karen Ambrose Hickey. The state champs picked up right where they left off. Menlo-Atherton put a beating on Bellarmine in its season opener Friday

Bears football to play Serra @ Levi’s Stadium on 9/6/19!

M-A is proud to announce that the varsity football team will now play Serra at Levi’s Stadium. The game will be on 9/6/19 @ 7:30 pm. For full details, click below… https://www.49ers.com/news/levi-s-stadium-high-school-football-series-presented-by-u-s-bank-scheduled-for-s Release – Levi’s Stadium HS FBS – FINAL – 8.16.19

Football ranked #5 in entire Bay Area

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Daily Journal’s Boys Athlete of the Year: M-A’s Noa Ngalu

https://www.smdailyjournal.com/sports/local/boys-athlete-of-the-year-m-a-s-noa-ngalu/article_edd7a05e-9718-11e9-a534-074c809f25d2.html?utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook&utm_campaign=user-share Speed, strength and desire. These are the core traits that make up an elite athlete. Menlo-Atherton senior Noa Ngalu, the Daily Journal Boys Athlete of the Year, certainly checks all three boxes. “Just his explosiveness, his power but also his effort,” said Adhir Ravipati, who served as M-A’s football head coach the past four