Sports on the Side

SFHS honored as DII State School of Year

Cal-Hi Sports last month named St. Francis High the Division II State School of the Year for 2017-18. The Lancers won state championships in boys cross-country and football, their girls swim team took third at the state meet and their boys golf team placed fourth at the state tournament. In addition, St. Francis won Northern California crowns in football and boys and girls water polo, along with Central Coast Section titles in baseball, boys cross-country, boys golf, girls soccer and softball.

Cities meet on field Saturday for softball

The teams have been set, and residents of Los Altos and Los Altos Hills are encouraged to attend the inaugural community softball game between the two towns, scheduled 1-3 p.m. Saturday. The friendly coed match is coordinated by the Parks and Recreation departments of both cities, according to Sarah Robustelli, Los Altos Hills community services supervisor. The game will take place at Purissima Park, 27545 Purissima, Road, Los Altos Hills. For more information, visit losaltoshills.ca.gov/423/Los-Altos-Hills-vs-Los-Altos-Softball-Ga.

Sports on the Side: August 8-14

LA’s Meet the Coaches event set for Monday

Los Altos High’s Meet the Coaches event for parents is scheduled 5:30-6:30 p.m. Monday in the school’s quad. For more information, email athletic director Michelle Noeth at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Softball team tryouts set for Saturday

The Silicon Valley Fusion has scheduled tryouts for its 14, 16 and 18 A-level travel softball teams Saturday at Mountain View High, with make-ups set for Aug. 18. Competitive players born in 2005 or earlier are eligible to try out. The Fusion is part of Mountain View Los Altos Girls Softball. To preregister and for more information, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit svfusionfastpitch.org.

Sports on the Side

Chamber golf tourney tees off Monday

The 29th annual Los Altos Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament is scheduled Monday at Los Altos Golf & Country Club. Cost is $295, which includes lunch, tee prizes, silent auction, cocktails, barbecue dinner and awards and prizes. Cost to attend only the post-golf party is $65. Registration and the putting contest are scheduled 10 a.m., lunch at 11:30 a.m., shotgun start at noon and the party at 5 p.m. To register and for more information, visit losaltoschamber.org/golf_tournament.html.

Softball team tryouts set for Aug. 11

The Silicon Valley Fusion has scheduled tryouts for its 14, 16 and 18 A-level travel softball teams Aug. 11 at Mountain View High, with make-ups set for Aug. 18. Competitive players born in 2005 or earlier are eligible to try out. The Fusion is part of Mountain View Los Altos Girls Softball. To preregister and for more information, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit svfusionfastpitch.org.

Sports on the Side

Chamber golf tourney tees off Aug. 6

The 29th annual Los Altos Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament is scheduled Aug. 6 at Los Altos Golf & Country Club. Cost is $295, which includes lunch, tee prizes, silent auction, cocktails and barbecue dinner, as well as awards and prizes. Cost to attend only the post-golf party is $65. Registration and the putting contest are scheduled 10 a.m., lunch at 11:30 a.m., shotgun start at noon and the party at 5 p.m. To register and for more information, visit losaltoschamber.org/golf_tournament.html.

LAHS sports physicals offered Aug. 8

Los Altos High’s sports physicals for students who intend to play a fall sport are scheduled 6-9 p.m. Aug. 8 at PT Works, a physical therapy clinic located at 794 Altos Oaks Drive. Cost is $40. Athletes also may see their own doctors to complete the school’s athletic clearance form. For more information, email athletic director Michelle Noeth at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Schools »

Schools
Read More

Sports »

sports
Read More

People »

people
Read More

Special Sections »

Special Sections
Read More

Photos of Los Altos

photoshelter
Browse and buy photos