Menlo News October 22, 2021

Knights in the Postseason: Fall 2021

Playoff updates for cross country, football, golf, tennis, volleyball, water polo

Central Coast Section admission: CCS will be using @GoFanHS
mobile ticketing only for all CCS playoff contests. No tickets will be sold at the venues. Purchase tickets in advance at Tickets will be available approximately 24 hours after the seeding is released. 

Schedule by sport


Cross country

Nov. 27: State Championships at Woodward Park, Fresno

CCS Championships at Crystal Springs course-Belmont. Boys second place; girls fourth place. 

WBAL Championships at Crystal Springs course-Belmont: Boys league champion; girls third place. Both CCS qualifiers


CCS Div, II Championships
First round: Menlo 47, Half Moon Bay 28
Semifinals: Menlo 45, San Benito 35
Nov. 27: Final: Menlo vs. Wilcox at Westmont High, 5p 

Girls’ golf

WBAL championships at Sunnyvale Muni GC, 4th place

CCS Championships:  Joelle Kim tie 43rd

Girls’ tennis

CCS Doubles Championships: Tricia Zhang-Brynn Brady finalists

CIF-USTA NorCals first round: Menlo 6, Chico 1
CIF-USTA Quarterfinals: Menlo 7, Amador Valley 0
CIF-USTA NorCals final: Harker 5, Menlo 2

CCS Team Tournament Round of 16: Menlo 6, Westmont 1
CCS quarterfinals: Menlo 7. Mountain View 0
CCS semifinals: Menlo 5, St. Francis 2
CCS final: Harker 6, Menlo 1

WBAL Individual Tournament: Natalie Westermann semifinalist, Sofia Labatt, Rupal Nimaiyar. Doubles: Tricia Zhang-Brynn Brady and Sophia Henshaw-Zoe Adler



CIF-NorCal Open Division
CIF-NorCal Open Quarterfinal: Menlo d. Clovis West 25-18, 25-22, 25-19
Nov. 13 (Sat) – CIF-NorCal Open Quarterfinal: No. 8 St. Francis at No. 3 Menlo, 6p  

CCS Open
First round – Menlo d. Sacred Heart Prep 25-22, 25-18, 25-12 
CCS semifinals – Menlo d. St. Ignatius 25-22, 25-18, 23-25, 25-19
CCS final: Mitty d. Menlo 30-28, 25-19, 25-22


Boys’ water polo

CIF NorCals
De La Salle 17, Menlo 16

CCS Championships
CCS Open quarterfinals: Menlo 10, Menlo-Atherton 6
CCS Open semifinals: Bellarmine 10, Menlo 9

WCAL Championships
First- and second-round bye
WCAL semifinals: Bellarmine 16, Menlo 14 (2OT)
WCAL third-place: Menlo 13, Valley Christian 12

Girls’ water polo

WCAL Championships

WCAL quarterfinal: Menlo 15, Valley Christian 1
WCAL semifinal: St. Francis 11, Menlo 7
WCAL third-place: Menlo 8, St. Ignatius 7

CCS Championships
CCS Open quarterfinals: Leland 16, Menlo 7