‘Excellence’ Gunn w. Raiders

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I shot my former Gunn hoops contemporary and champion Matt Passell at the scorers table for his boy’s frosh soph game Tuesday and noticed a motto: “A tradition of excellence”. Reminds that after two years helming The Oracle I established an editors wall that included my scribbling on wall of RC-2 ” a commitment to excellence” that was actually of the Oakland Raiders, and true of them at the time thanks to Stabler and Plunkett and them. Unlike Sean Berry, I did not get charged with felony vandalism although the wall was scrubbed or painted over a couple years later.

passell Jr hit a clutch free throw to help Titans hold on to a comfortable 9 point win, 70-61 or so.

I predict Gunn 60 lynbrook 45 in varsity, starting in 9 clicks.Wednesday is a tough Pinewood squad there and Saturday is the dreaded Vikings of North Palo.

Update, knotted at 26, gunn in a zone, without Russell, rotating players, Lyn sticking around, give and go to lee

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Gil heroics at both ends in final minute of half leaves the homies trailing by only 2, 32-30 at half, a block and a put back, but missed the and 1.

3Q: 8 point run and stating calm despite mistakes leaves Gunn still in it. 33 blue tip in leaves it 49-46

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About markweiss86

Mark Weiss, founder of Plastic Alto blog, is a concert promoter and artist manager in Palo Alto, as Earthwise Productions, with background as journalist, advertising copywriter, book store returns desk, college radio producer, city council and commissions candidate, high school basketball player; he also sang in local choir, and fronts an Allen Ginsberg tribute Beat Hotel Rm 32
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