If it is local and useful, it is on en-us Copyright 2015 Palo Alto Online <![CDATA[Castilleja closing in on WBAL regular season golf title]]> Monday's prep roundup
It's seven down and three to go for the Castilleja golf team, which is closing in on another West Bay Athletic League regular-season title.]]>
<![CDATA[Priory grad earns player of week honors in WCC women's soccer]]> Of local note
Priory graduate Mariana Galvan of Santa Clara University women's soccer has been named West Coast Conference Player of the Week after scoring two double-overtime winners over the weekend.]]>
<![CDATA[Stanford's Hodson is Pac-12 Freshman of the Week again]]> Defensive honor for Wade
Stanford opposite Hayley Hodson has been tabbed the Pac-12 Freshman of the Week for the second straight week, Commissioner Larry Scott announced today.]]>
<![CDATA[Gunn's Meeks runs to another victory in cross country]]> Weekend prep roundup
After a cool morning in Fresno on Saturday, it warmed up to the point of being just plain hot with 90-plus degree heat. That, however, didn't slow Gunn senior Gillian Meeks at the Clovis Invitational held at Woodward Park.]]>
<![CDATA[Hodson leads Stanford women's volleyball past Oregon]]> Cardinal roundup
For the second straight match, freshman Hayley Hodson led the No. 7 Stanford women's volleyball team offensively while helping the Cardinal defeat No. 25 Oregon on Sunday at Maples Pavilion. Stanford moves to 10-4 overall and 4-2 in the Pac-12.]]>
<![CDATA[Stanford, UCLA all set for a showdown after bye week]]> No. 15-ranked Stanford is well into preparation for Thursday night's nationally televised game football game on ESPN against 18th-ranked UCLA at Stanford Stadium. Both teams are coming off byes.]]> <![CDATA[Bechtel's return helps Menlo women earn conference victory]]> Oaks roundup
Ana Bechtel and Bailey Gamez each recorded 10 kills and the Menlo College women's volleyball team downed host William Jessup in a Golden State Athletic Conference match Saturday.
<![CDATA[Stanford men take Pac-12 lead; Cardinal women top Oregon]]> College soccer
Amir Bashti broke a scoreless tie and the third-ranked Stanford men's soccer team moved into first place in the Pac-12 Conference with a convincing 3-0 victory over visiting Oregon State on Sunday. Also Sunday, Andi Sullivan headed in her team-leading fifth goal of the season to lift the No. 6 Stanford women to a 1-0 victory against Oregon.]]>
<![CDATA[Stanford men shoot past competition at water polo tournament]]> Cardinal corner
The third-ranked Stanford men's water polo team totaled 37 goals in a pair of victories over No. 8 Long Beach State and Concordia to advance to the semifinals of the SoCal Invitational Saturday at Burns Aquatics Center on the campus of Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles.
<![CDATA[Menlo opens division play with fifth straight victory]]> Menlo School quarterback Mackenzie Morehead and running back Charlie Ferguson combined for 326 total yards to lead the Knights to a 35-20 victory over visiting Woodside to open the PAL Ocean Division football season on homecoming Friday.]]> <![CDATA[Stanford's Hodson shows she digs hitting off sets from Bugg]]> Cardinal corner
Senior setter Madi Bugg and freshman opposite Hayley Hodson each recored a double-double and the the No. 7 Stanford women's volleyball team swept visiting Oregon State, 25-19, 25-22, 25-18, Friday, in a Pac-12 Conference match.
<![CDATA[Defensive effort highlights SHP's 47-13 football romp]]> In the first PAL Bay Division game of the season, Sacred Heart Prep's offense looked like a well-oiled machine, racking up over 500 yards and seven touchdowns against an overmatched Terra Nova defense. ]]> <![CDATA[Menlo women win, men lose in GSAC soccer split on the road]]> Oaks roundup
Taylor Morrow scored the go-ahead goal late in the first half and the Menlo College women's soccer team held on to beat host Hope International, 2-1, in a Golden State Athletic Conference match on Thursday.]]>
<![CDATA[Fawcett serves up a winning round at tennis tournament]]> ITA Championships
Stanford sophomore Tom Fawcett finished his first round match with an ace. It was only fitting since his serve proved to be a big part of his 6-4, 6-4 victory over Miami's Piotr Lomacki at the Saint Francis Health System ITA Men's All-American Championships in Tulsa on Thursday.]]>
<![CDATA[Cardinal women take the early lead en route to Pac-12 soccer victory]]> Michelle Xiao scored early, Kyra Carusa scored in the middle and Stephanie Amack scored late to lift the sixth-ranked Stanford women's soccer team past visiting Oregon State, 3-0, in a Pac-12 Conference game Thursday night.]]> <![CDATA[Stanford men's soccer hopes to keep winning without Morris]]> Even without standout Jordan Morris, the Stanford men's soccer team hopes to continue its winning ways. Morris will miss both matches this weekend as the third-ranked Cardinal hosts Washington on Friday and Oregon State on Sunday.]]> <![CDATA[Menlo boys top M-A, grab control of PAL water polo race]]> Prep water polo
The Menlo School boys took a big step toward taking back the PAL Bay Division water polo title they lost to rival Menlo-Atherton last season by defeating the Bears, 11-8, on Wednesday in the Knights' pool. ]]>
<![CDATA[Stanford women look to remain atop Pac-12 soccer standings]]> The sixth-ranked Stanford women's soccer team play six of its final eight regular season games at home, beginning this weekend against Oregon State and Oregon.
<![CDATA[Stanford's Sullivan earns Pac-12 honor in women's soccer]]> Cardinal corner
Stanford midfielder Andi Sullivan was named the Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week in women's soccer, as announced by the conference Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Garnett helps unify Stanford's offensive line, open lanes]]> Senior left guard Josh Garnett is on schedule to graduate in the spring with a degree in human biology, something he hopes will lead him into a medical career down the line. But, he's still got plenty of football left in him.]]> <![CDATA[Winning cross-country efforts lift the spirits of Palo Alto coach]]> It has been a tough few weeks for Palo Alto High cross-country coach Kelsey Feeley, who lost her father, Jerry, to leukemia on October 1. As her father's health declined recently, Feeley fortunately had her teams at Paly to fall back on for support. ]]> <![CDATA[Menlo School girls top rival SHP in WBAL volleyball]]> Tuesday's prep roundup
The Menlo School girls remained within a match of first place in the West Bay Athletic League (Foothill Division) volleyball race with a 26-28, 25-21, 25-11, 20-25, 15-6 victory over host Sacred Heart Prep on Tuesday night.]]>