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Sports Editor Keith Peters says farewell after 49-year career

Original post made on Jun 13, 2016

The past 49 years have seen many historic achievements by local athletes and teams. The state championships by the Palo Alto football and girls' volleyball teams just weeks apart in 2010 remains as the most remarkable season to have covered high school sports. Watching Jeremy Lin lead the Paly boys to a state basketball crown in 2006 ranks up there, as well.

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Comments (5)

Posted by JBCHAM
a resident of Atherton: West Atherton
on Jun 13, 2016 at 12:31 pm

Mr. Peters,
Thank you for your commitment and energy. I wish you the very best in your future endeavors.

Posted by M-A Tennis Staff
a resident of Menlo-Atherton High School
on Jun 13, 2016 at 12:43 pm


On behalf of the M-A Tennis Teams, thank you for your great reporting and all the visits you paid us over the years. On a personal note, I'll miss seeing you at all the sporting events. You covered me at the professional level and ultimately at the coaching level. That's a lot of years! Enjoy your retirement!

Posted by GatorBacker
a resident of Menlo Park: University Heights
on Jun 13, 2016 at 2:18 pm

Thanks for all of your great coverage of high school sports. We'll miss you.

Posted by Paul Perret
a resident of Menlo Park: Allied Arts/Stanford Park
on Jun 13, 2016 at 3:14 pm

Congratulations on your retirement following a job well done with passion, knowledge, skill and integrity. I hope you remain in the community and get the urge to write up some of the sports events you will be enjoying.

Posted by Bill Rayburn
a resident of another community
on Jun 16, 2016 at 4:03 am

Half a century of excellence, plus the incredible good luck of covering the incredible environment, sporting and otherwise, that is Stanford University. Well done, Keith. Enjoyed working with you and following your coverage.

Enjoy retirement.


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