PaloAltoOnline.com http://www.paloaltoonline.com If it is local and useful, it is on PaloAltoOnline.com. en-us Copyright 2017 PaloAltoOnline.com Palo Alto Online http://PaloAltoOnline.com/art/top_logo.png http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/rss.php <![CDATA[A day for Knights basketball and a twin bill WBAL sweep]]> Menlo School came out on the winning end of both games in the boys-girls doubleheader played Tuesday at Sacred Heart Prep. The Menlo boys improved to 5-0 in West Bay Athletic League play with a 62-45 win in the nightcap. The Menlo girls broke a three-game losing streak with a hard-fought 69-65 win in the matinee.]]> <![CDATA[Menlo-Atherton RB Mims commits to Fresno State]]> Football
Menlo-Atherton senior Jordan Mims, who led the Bears to the state championship football game in Division 3-AA in the fall, announced via Twitter on Tuesday that he has verbally committed to Fresno State.]]>
<![CDATA[Bucchere steps down as soccer coach for USL coaching job]]> Oaks report
Eric Bucchere has stepped down as Menlo College men's soccer coach to accept an assistant coaching position with the United Soccer League's Reno 1868 FC. He led the Oaks to their first Golden State Athletic League title in the fall in his fourth season as coach.]]>
<![CDATA[Imrie returns to Stanford as volunteer women's golf coach]]> Kathryn Imrie, an accomplished teacher and former standout amateur and professional player, has rejoined the Stanford women's golf team as a volunteer assistant coach, it was announced Tuesday.]]> <![CDATA[Stanford's Berggren is named MPSF Player of the Week]]> Stanford sophomore driver Madison Berggren was named MPSF/Kap7 Player of the Week when the conference announced its weekly honors on Tuesday afternoon.]]> <![CDATA[More than just games, MLK Showcase is a celebration]]> Girls basketball
If ever there was a day Priory's girls' basketball team could've used the rest, this was one of them. Over the weekend a key player suffered a shoulder injury. Later this week, Priory will face two of the Central Coast Section's most formidable opponents.]]>
<![CDATA[Menlo College women finish third at wrestling tournament]]> Oaks report
The eighth-ranked Menlo College women's wrestling team went 3-1 and finished third at the Oregon Classic over the weekend at Southern Oregon.]]>
<![CDATA[Pair of Stanford women recruits on McDonald's rosters]]> All-American basketball
Stanford women's basketball commits Maya Dodson and Kiana Williams were named to the 24-player McDonald's All American Games rosters Monday. The game is scheduled for March 29 in Chicago.]]>
<![CDATA[Adams, Montgomery living out football dreams in Green Bay]]> It wasn't that long ago Davante Adams was catching passes from Christoph Bono and helping Palo Alto High go undefeated in a state championship season. Now he's catching them from Aaron Rodgers and helping the Packers reach the NFC championship game.]]> <![CDATA[Cardinal splits a pair of wrestling matches in Philly]]> Bonus points from Peter Russo, Joey McKenna and Paul Fox helped No. 15 Stanford overpower Drexel, Sunday, in a 27-9 dual victory at the Daskalakis Athletic Center. The Cardinal lost to host Penn, 19-17, later in the day.]]> <![CDATA[Samuelson, McPhee help Stanford pull away from Buffaloes]]> Women's basketball
Karlie Samuelson and Brittany McPhee combined for 38 points and the 13th-ranked Stanford women's basketball team used a scintillating third quarter to complete a weekend sweep, beating Colorado, 84-70, Sunday.]]>
<![CDATA[Stanford's Lord beats ranked opponents to capture tennis title]]> Cardinal corner
Stanford sophomore Melissa Lord knocked off No. 4 Ena Shibahara of UCLA, 6-3, 6-,2 on Sunday afternoon to claim her first career college tennis singles title at the Freeman Memorial championships in Las Vegas.]]>
<![CDATA[Maltz helps Gunn earn wrestling title at San Ramon Invite]]> Andy Maltz recorded three pins en route to the championship of the 285 division and was named Outstanding Wrestler of the upperweights, and the Gunn boys wrestling team captured the team title of the San Ramon Invitational on Saturday.]]> <![CDATA[Modi, Stanford deliver a quality performance in season opener]]> Men's gymnastics
The Stanford men's gymnastics team opened its season by sweeping team and individual events en route to a 418.100-403.150 victory over host California on Sunday. Akash Modi took the all-around title.]]>
<![CDATA[Gators rally to earn MLK Shootout basketball victory]]> Prep report
Sacred Heart Prep overcame an 18-point halftime deficit to beat St. Mary's-Berkeley, 63-60, at the Piedmont Hills MLK Shootout on Saturday. Menlo School lost to California-San Ramon, 77-65, at the Piedmont Hills MLK Shootout.]]>
<![CDATA[Stanford's Humphrey was close to the maddening crowd]]> Michael Humphrey has such a baby face it's difficult to imagine him as an angry young man. Yet he insists he needs to be a little "p-d off" to be at his best. He presented the final 3:36 of Stanford's 76-69 victory over Washington on Saturday as an example]]> <![CDATA[Memorial service to be held for former Stanford FB Hooper]]> A memorial service will be held for Fremont High and Stanford grad Greg Hooper, who passed away on Nov. 26, at the San Jose Scottish Rite Center on Sunday at 2 p.m. He was 55 years old.]]>