A drive to dive

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Courtesy of Annika Coleman
Annika Coleman transitioned from gymnastics to diving as a freshman at Los Altos High.

Annika Coleman’s list of athletic-related injuries is longer than a CVS receipt. They include two back fractures, a concussion, a torn tendon in her foot and a gash above the eye requiring stitches.

Twisters finds itself in a tough spot

This wasn’t part of the plan. While it seems that Twisters Sports couldn’t have chosen a worse time to relocate, the move was in motion prior to the coronavirus pandemic.

Pandemic won’t stop turkey trot

Turkey Trot
Courtesy of Kjersti Nelson
Participants line up to run last year’s Spartan Turkey Trot at Mountain View High. This year’s event will be virtual, and participants can run it anytime over Thanksgiving weekend.

Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Spartan Turkey Trot has transitioned from a gathering of more than 1,000 people at Mountain View High to a more intimate event this year. The 11th annual race is going virtual.

Former LAHS track coach now at University of Texas

Two-time U.S. Olympian PattiSue Plumer has run through it all. From racing throughout the world to coaching at high school and college levels, the former Los Altos High School cross-country and track and field coach now works with student-athletes at the University of Texas at Austin.

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