PaloAltoOnline.com http://www.paloaltoonline.com If it is local and useful, it is on PaloAltoOnline.com. en-us <![CDATA[Stanford women slowed by weather at NCAA golf]]> Cardinal corner
Stanford was on a roll before the second of two weather delays eventually suspended the opening round of the NCAA Championships at The Concession Golf Course on Friday.
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<![CDATA[Palo Alto's Lin brings home bronze from state diving meet]]> Palo Alto High junior Mimi Lin capped a stellar diving season by finishing third in the first-ever CIF State Swimming and Diving Championships on Friday at the Clovis Olympic Swim Complex at Clovis West High.]]> <![CDATA[Cardinal women's final test is the NCAA golf finals]]> The first order of business for the Stanford women's golf team upon arriving in the Bradenton, Fla. area Wednesday in preparation for the NCAA championships, which begins Friday, was to find somewhere to eat.]]> <![CDATA[Stanford women advance in NCAA tennis championships]]> Cardinal corner
Stanford sophomore Carol Zhao remains alive in both singles and doubles following Thursday's action at the NCAA Championships at Baylor University in Waco, Texas.]]>
<![CDATA[Menlo grad helps CMS men win NCAA D-III tennis title]]> Menlo School grad Daniel Morkovine helped the No. 1-ranked Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's tennis team win the 2015 NCAA Division III championship with a 5-0 victory Middlebury on Wednesday in Mason, Ohio.]]> <![CDATA[2015 Central Coast Section track and field leaders]]> Girls 300 hurdles -- Miklos (Gunn) 44.28; 2, Mount (ND-San Jose) 44.48; 3, Schoustra (Burlingame) 45.24; 4, Seaman (St. Francis) 45.94; 5, Lanovaz (Los Gatos) 46.38; 6, Buck (Salinas) 46.63; 7, Le (Leigh) 46.81; 8, Duong (Milpitas) 46.94; 9, Scally (North Monterey) 46.96; 10, Yu (Palo Alto) 47.01.]]> <![CDATA[Gunn, SHP advance in CCS baseball but Paly, M-A fall]]> Softball teams lose
The Gunn and Sacred Heart Prep baseball teams have survived to play another day in the Central Coast Section playoffs. Palo Alto and Menlo-Atherton, however, have not.]]>
<![CDATA[Menlo School duo wins CCS tennis title in doubles]]> Despite playing singles much of the year, Menlo School seniors players Vikram Chari and Gunther Matta made a formidable team as they won the doubles title at the Central Coast Section Individual Tournament that wrapped up Wednesday at Imperial Courts in Aptos.]]> <![CDATA[Doyle, Zhao advance into second round at NCAA singles tourney]]> NCAA tennis
Caroline Doyle and Carol Zhao recorded victories on Wednesday afternoon in the opening round of the NCAA Singles Championship at Baylor University in Waco, Texas.]]>
<![CDATA[Stanford women take aim at honors at NCAA Championships]]> College golf
Coming off a second-place finish at a national regional, the Stanford women's golf team will take aim at an even bigger prize when it heads into the NCAA Championships this weekend.]]>
<![CDATA[Stanford women rowers added to field for NCAA Championships]]> The rowing field was set for the 2015 NCAA Championships on Tuesday with No. 6 Stanford earning an at-large bid during the announcement on ncaa.com.]]> <![CDATA[Stanford football gets commitment from top high school tackle]]> College recruiting
Clark Yarbrough, one of the top offensive tackles in the nation according to several scouting services, gave his verbal commitment to Stanford on Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Palo Alto club soccer team falls in NorCal State Cup]]> Of local note
The U18 Palo Alto Soccer Club team, PA 97B Blue, saw its season come to an end following a 3-2 loss to Monterey County FC Lightning on Sunday in the championship match of the NorCal State Cup at Consumnes River College near Sacramento.]]>
<![CDATA[Stanford players take their shots at NCAA individual honors]]> While the team portion of the season is over for the Stanford men's and women's tennis teams, the Cardinal nonetheless will have a presence when the NCAA Singles and Doubles Championships get underway this week at Baylor University in Waco, Texas.]]> <![CDATA[Stanford lacrosse contingent invited to U.S. team tryouts]]> Cardinal corner
Three Stanford lacrosse players and one assistant coach have been invited to the U.S. women's national team tryouts, from June 12-14 at Johns Hopkins University.]]>
<![CDATA[Next stop for track and field will be the CCS semifinals]]> The next step has been sprinted, run, thrown or jumped as local track and field athletes head into the Central Coast Section semifinals on Saturday at San Jose City College.]]> <![CDATA[Stanford lacrosse players earn All-American honors]]> Stanford juniors Lucy Dikeou and Adrienne Anderson were named All-Americans by the Intercollegiate Lacrosse Coaches Association on Monday.]]> <![CDATA[CCS Open Division a comfortable draw for Palo Alto]]> Baseball playoffs
The Central Coast Section Open Division playoffs can be a virtual mine field in any sport. In baseball, it can be a downright nightmare.]]>
<![CDATA[Menlo girls, SHP and Paly boys win lacrosse titles]]> The final day of the 2015 high school lacrosse season was a busy one with four league championship matches being held. In addition to the Palo Alto girls holding off rival Gunn in two overtimes, the West Bay Athletic League, Peninsula Athletic League and SCVAL De Anza Division all wrapped up with local teams winning all three titles on Saturday.]]> <![CDATA[Brooks, Allman win Pac-12 titles on final day of track and field event]]> Track and field
Darian Brooks and Valarie Allman made Stanford history by winning titles on the final day of the Pac-12 Track and Field Championships on Sunday at UCLA's Drake Stadium.]]>
<![CDATA[Stanford baseball is swept at home by Oregon State in Pac-12 play]]> Cardinal corner
Oregon State completed a three-game sweep of the Stanford baseball team with a 12-3 win at Klein Field at Sunken Diamond Sunday in front of a Senior Day crowd of 2,714.]]>
<![CDATA[Georgia finds a way to stop Cardinal women at NCAA tennis]]> The 14th-ranked Stanford women's tennis team saw its postseason run end in the quarterfinals of the NCAA tournament on Sunday, with No. 7 Georgia handing the Cardinal a 4-1 setback in Waco, Texas.]]> <![CDATA[Stanford's McCall earns place on U.S. women's hoop team]]> Stanford sophomore forward Erica 'Bird' McCall was named to the USA Women's World University Games basketball team Sunday, one of 12 players who earned a spot following trials at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs.]]> <![CDATA[Cardinal errors lead to another loss to Beavers in conference game]]> Stanford roundup
Three errors led to three Oregon State unearned runs, and the Stanford baseball team stumbled to a 7-5 loss Saturday evening. The Beavers scored five of their seven runs with two outs to beat the Cardinal for the a 10th straight time.
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<![CDATA[Local swimmers are heading to first-ever CIF state meet]]> In many ways, the 50th annual Central Coast Section Swimming and Diving Championships for boys was no different than the previous 49 as Bellarmine defended its title for the 31st straight time.]]> <![CDATA[Bain becomes four-time Pac-12 women's javelin champion]]> Stanford senior Brianna Bain completed a career sweep of Pac-12 women's javelin titles by capturing her fourth in dramatic fashion Saturday at UCLA's Drake Stadium.
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<![CDATA[Palo Alto girls win league lacrosse playoff title in dramatic fashion]]> There aren't enough teams to hold a Central Coast Section tournament in girls lacrosse, but Palo Alto and Gunn still managed to bring the season to an incredibly dramatic end on Saturday in the finals of the SCVAL playoffs.]]> <![CDATA[Stanford men earn trip to NCAA golf championships]]> Second-seeded Stanford finished second at the NCAA Chapel Hill Regional Championships at North Carolina's Finley Golf Course on Saturday, and in doing so punched its ticket to the NCAA Men's Golf Championships.
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