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Imagine our surprise when we looked across the seating area of a restaurant name Marcela located near the middle of nowhere in Croatia and spied a #30 Steph Curry Warriors t-shirt. We figured it was an American tourist given that the restaurant was a popular stop on the way to one of Croatia’s major attractions, Plitvice Lakes National Park. But oh no. They guy was from Germany. He explained he bought it when he spent a year in the states during the Warriors championship season. You can leave the Bay Area, but Dubs fans follow…

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Children’s Champions set for May 20 at Menlo College

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Children’s Champions  will take place on May 20 at Menlo College (1000 El Camino Real, Atherton). The main event is noon to 2:00 pm with a VIP event from 11:00 am to noon. The purpose is to raise awareness for at-risk children in the Bay Area and raise funds for Wender Weis Foundation for Children and Fit Kids. It will […]

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Steven Kryger and Paul Snow share duties as M-A ‘s athletic directors – and honors as Girls & Boys NorCal ADs of the year

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The accolades keep coming for Menlo-Atherton High School athletic programs. Co-Athletic Directors Paul Snow (left) and Steven Kryger were recently named Northern California Girls and Boys Athletic Directors of the Year by the California Coaches Association (CCA). They’re in their sixth year as the school’s athletic directors and jointly oversee both girls and boys sports programs, with […]

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Registration is open for the 12th annual Big Bear Run

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The 12th annual Big Bear Run at M-A will be held on Sunday, May, 7, 2017. Hosted by the M-A Athletic Boosters, the event benefits the school’s sports programs. The professionally timed, marked course begins at 9:00 am sharp at the Menlo-Atherton High School Gym lot on Ringwood and weaves through flat Lindenwood, ending on Coach Parks Field with a track […]

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M-A Girls Varsity Basketball play in NorCal quarterfinals March 11

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Local fans have the chance to cheer on the Menlo-Atherton Bears as they take a run at a state championship title. As the No. 1 seed in NorCal Division I, the M-A Bears get home court advantage for the first three rounds of the NorCal playoffs. With a 28-2 record, the M-A girls will take […]

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M-A Girls win 1st place at CCS Wrestling Tournament

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The Menlo-Atherton Girls Varsity Wrestling team won 1st place at the Central Coast Section (CCS) Tournament last weekend, (February 3-4), making M-A history with the first-ever CCS Wrestling title for M-A, girls or boys! The grappling girls attacked the competition at Oak Grove High School in San Jose earning 1st place out of 66 schools with 28 […]

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Super Bowl hot dogs make perfect game day snack when filled with super food

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An event as epic as the Super Bowl needs Super Food. This year we are keeping it simple and vibrant by kicking things off with “super food” topped hot dogs. A quick rush to the Menlo Park Farmers Market to intercept fresh greens was all it took. Loaded with vitamin C, calcium and carotenoids, my bunch of […]

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M-A football coach Adhir Ravipati receives Positive Coaching Alliance’s Double Goal Coach Award

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Menlo-Atherton High School’s head varsity football coach, Adhir Ravipati, has been chosen as a San Francisco Bay Area Chapter Winner for Positive Coaching Alliance’s Double-Goal Coach Award. PCA annually honors youth and high school sports coaches from throughout the U.S. who embody the ideals of the Double-Goal Coach® who strives to win, while also pursuing the […]

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M-A student athletes participate in National Letter of Intent Signing Day

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The Menlo-Atherton High School Athletic Department hosted a ceremony in Ayers Gym today for those senior athletes who have signed letters of intent to participate in athletics in college. Co-athletic director Paul Snow (far right below) introduced the athletes with a summation of their accomplishments. Aquatics, one of the school’s long-time strengths, dominated with volleyball a […]

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Malcolm McGinnis remembered at fundraising event for M-A lacrosse scholarship

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Locals turned out tonight at Freewheel Brewing Company, which the late Malcolm McGinnis opened with a number of co-partners four years ago. Malcolm, who passed away in September, was active as a lacrosse coach at Menlo-Atherton High School, where his son Duncan played. Daughter Lauren, a senior at M-A, has also been involved in athletics at […]

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M-A heads to state finals after commanding victory over Manteca in Div. 3-AA playoff game

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It’s not every Saturday morning that you pick up the San Francisco Chronicle sports section and find a big photo of hometown football team, the Menlo-Atherton Bears. Such was the case today after the Bears beat the Manteca Buffaloes 49-21 on their home turf, Coach Parks Field, last night in a Division 3-AA playoff game. The […]

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