David Bakhtiari, Green Bay Packers: Bakhtiari, who played high school football at Serra, is the Packers' starting at left tackle as a rookie out of Colorado.
Emily Kruger, Cal soccer: Kruger, a goalkeeper from Woodside High, has 17 saves and two shutouts in helping Cal to a 5-0-1 start.
Tommy Medica, San Diego Padres: Medica, a first baseman from Bellarmine College Prep, was called up from Double-A San Antonio on Sept. 11 and has gone 8 for 26 (.308) with two home runs through Tuesday.
Jason Simpson, San Jose State football: Simpson, a senior from Woodside, leads the Spartans in rushing with 178 yards in 32 carries (5.6 yards per carry) over two games. He had 155 yards in a season-opening win over Sacramento State.