Recent Scores

Girls Tennis:
Menlo 4, Sacred Heart Prep 3, today
Girls Water Polo:
Palo Alto 9, Fremont 2, today
Girls Water Polo:
Sacred Heart Prep 18, St. Ignatius 6, yesterday
Girls Water Polo:
Castilleja 15, Carlmont 5, yesterday
Womens Volleyball:
Stanford 3, Washington 2, yesterday
Boys Water Polo:
Sacred Heart Prep 16, St. Ignatius 2, yesterday
Girls Tennis:
Cupertino 4, Palo Alto 3, yesterday
Boys Water Polo:
Menlo 19, Woodside 2, yesterday
Girls Tennis:
Lynbrook 6, Pinewood 1, yesterday
Womens Cross Country:
Stanford ranked 6, USTFCCCA Top 25, yesterday
Mens Cross Country:
Stanford ranked 11, USTFCCCA Top 25, yesterday
Mens Water Polo:
Stanford ranked No. 5, CWPA Top 20 , yesterday
Boys Cross Country:
Palo Alto 27, Gunn 136, Tuesday
Girls Cross Country:
Gunn 94, Palo Alto 168, Tuesday
Girls Volleyball:
Menlo-Atherton 3, Hillsdale 1, Tuesday
Girls Volleyball:
Menlo 3, Sacred Heart Prep 1, Tuesday
Girls Tennis:
Menlo 7, Crystal Springs Upland 0, Tuesday
Girls Tennis:
Sacred Heart Prep 7, Pinewood 0, Tuesday
Girls Tennis:
Harker 4, Castilleja 3, Tuesday
Boys Water Polo:
Gunn 16, Los Altos 9, Tuesday
Girls Water Polo:
Gunn 9, Los Altos 0, Tuesday
Womens Soccer:
Stanford ranked No. 1, NSCAA Top 25 , Tuesday

Athletes of the Week

Isa Cossio
Palo Alto tennis
The sophomore tennis player won nine sets, including the clinching point, to help the Vikings win their own Paly Invitational over the weekend.

Jordan Mims
Menlo-Atherton football
The senior running back ran for 204 yards in the Bears 35-28 victory over Los Gatos last Friday night. He's averaging 171.8 rushing yards thus far.

Sports Calendar

Friday, September 30
Mens Tennis
Stanford at Aggie Fall Invitational (Davis) 10 a.m.
Girls Volleyball
Menlo at Tournament of Champions (Phoenix, AZ) 12 p.m.
Girls Tennis
Battle of the Bay at Menlo 1 p.m.
Womens Field Hockey
Stanford at UC Davis 3 p.m.
Boys Football
Half Moon Bay at Menlo 3:15 p.m.
Girls Volleyball
Priory at Pinewood 5:45 p.m.
Mens Football
Stanford at Washington 6 p.m.
Boys Football
Gunn at Cupertino 6:30 p.m.
Womens Volleyball
UC Santa Cruz at Menlo College 7 p.m.
Womens Volleyball
Stanford at Washington State 7 p.m.
Boys Football
Pinewood at Anzar 7 p.m.
Boys Football
Sacred Heart Prep at Burlingame 7 p.m.
Boys Football
Terra Nova at Menlo-Atherton 7 p.m.
Boys Football
Palo Alto at Saratoga 7 p.m.
Boys Football
Sequoia at Woodside 7 p.m.
Saturday, October 1
Mens Tennis
Stanford at Aggie Fall Invitational (Davis) 9 a.m.
Mens Tennis
Stanford at ITA All-American Championships (Tulsa) 9 a.m.
Mens Cross Country
Stanford at Stanford Invitational 9 a.m.
Girls Tennis
Battle of the Bay at Menlo 9 a.m.
Girls Cross Country
Castilleja, Priory at Stanford Invitational 9 a.m.
Girls Volleyball
Menlo at Tournament of Champions (Phoenix, AZ) 9 a.m.
Womens Cross Country
Stanford at Stanford Invitational 9:15 a.m.
Womens Volleyball
Vanguard at Menlo College 1 p.m.
Boys Football
East Palo Alto Phoenix Academy at Crystal Springs Uplands 1 p.m.
Boys Football
Priory at Stuart Hall 1 p.m.

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Mens Soccer, Sounders vs. Galaxy , Sunday
Jordan Morris post-game interview. Courtesy of Seattle Sounders

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Sports Headlines

Gunn grad Watt is looking for her next challenge
The more you learn about Amy Watt the more you realize how little she has allowed her disability to define her. Thursday, 4:12 PM

The PAL Ocean Division remains highly competitive
Prep football
League play starts Friday in the Peninsula Athletic League. And just like last year the PAL's Ocean Division -- the league's middle division -- has four of its six teams with 4-0 records heading into league play. Thursday, 4:05 PM

Menlo and Sacred Heart Prep keep focus on the road ahead
Prep water polo
The Menlo School boys' water polo team, off to its best start in a decade, has two PAL Bay Division matches remaining after beating host Woodside, 19-2, Wednesday. Thursday, 11:23 AM

Stanford women trim the Huskies in Pac-12 volleyball
Freshman Kathryn Plummer recorded a season-high 18 kills and the ninth-ranked Stanford women's volleyball team earned its first win over Washington in Seattle since 2012. The Cardinal moved to 9-2 overall and 3-0 in the Pac-12 with a 21-25, 25-20, 25-21, 17-25, 15-9 victory over the Huskies on Wednesday night. Thursday, 12:43 AM | 1 comments

Ledecky is named Female Athlete of the Olympic Games
Stanford freshman Katie Ledecky was named Female Athlete of the Olympic Games on Wednesday at a ceremony in Washington D.C. She set two world records en route to winning four gold medals and one silver medal. Wednesday, 7:50 PM

Zhang to compete in Table Tennis' Women's World Cup
Of local note
The ITTF Women's World Cup will be held at the United States for the first time ever and Palo Alto grad Lily Zhang will be there. Wednesday, 4:01 PM

Stanford grad Ogwumike named WNBA's Most Valuable Player
Los Angeles Sparks forward and three-time Stanford All-American Nneka Ogwumike was named the 2016 WNBA Most Valuable Player presented by Samsung the league announced Tuesday. The fifth-year pro from Cypress, Texas earned 31 of 39 first-place votes from a national panel of sportswriters and broadcasters. Wednesday, 1:33 PM

Menlo's Dreyer gives volleyball fans something to cheer
Grace King and Ashley Dreyer combined for 21 kills and the Menlo School girls volleyball team beat visiting Sacred Heart Prep, 25-19, 25-17, 23-25, 25-21, in a West Bay Athletic League contest Tuesday night. Wednesday, 9:43 AM

Menlo women make waiting worth it in volleyball victory
The Menlo College women's volleyball team had to wait an additional two weeks to settle a score. The Oaks made waiting worthwhile Tuesday night, beating host Pacific Union, 25-10, 23-25, 25-14, 25-16, in nonconference action and reversing an earlier loss to the Pioneers. Wednesday, 5:44 AM

Gunn tops SCVAL water polo standings after first round
The Prep Report
The Gunn boys' water polo team completed the first round of SCVAL De Anza Division play unbeaten after knocking off visiting Los Altos, 16-9, Tuesday. Wednesday, 5:29 AM

Stanford's winning touchdown play worked like practice
Football notebook
The fade pass from Ryan Burns to JJ Arcega-Whiteside for the go-ahead score with 24 seconds left in Stanford's 22-13 victory over UCLA on Saturday was at least a year in the making. Tuesday, 12:39 PM

Football officials should be held accountable for player safety
College football officials, including replay officials, must be held accountable for failure to protect players from concussions despite rules put in place for just such occurrences. A hit on receiver Francis Owusu has caused Stanford football coach David Shaw to plea for a change in how helmet-to-helmet hits are officiated. Tuesday, 12:47 PM | 1 comments

Gunn's Enders races to boys title at Ram Invitational
The Prep Report
Jonas Enders followed his victory in the Moonlight Run with another one Saturday at the Ram cross country Invitational in Daly City. The Gunn senior raced the 2.4-mile course in 12:39, finishing five seconds ahead of the pack. Tuesday, 1:01 AM

Stanford grad Morris sets MLS American rookie scoring mark
Of local note
Stanford grad Jordan Morris scored two goals in the Seattle Sounders' 4-2 win Sunday over the LA Galaxy to give him 12 goals, the most by an American rookie in MLS history. He is one of only five rookies who have scored 10 or more goals in a season.
Monday, 12:42 PM

Menlo's Thompson repeats as winner at Pacific Union
College cross country
Menlo College's Megan Thompson successfully defended her title at the Pacific Union Cross Country Invitational on Sunday, racing a 21:07 to complete the 5K course in Angwin and beating a foursome from UC Merced, which won the team title. Monday, 4:56 PM

Stanford's Thomas earns Pac-12 weekly defensive football honor

Oaks men complete sweep of road conference soccer matches

Stanford women recover from early deficit in field hockey win

Arcega-Whiteside was ready for his turn in the spotlight

SHP grad Swart collects a hat trick for Princeton water polo

Defense holds until offense rallies for comeback victory

A flurry of goals spring Stanford women to soccer victory



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