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Stanford wins, advances to Final Four

STANFORD defeated Iowa State, 74-53, on Monday night to advance to its second consecutive NCAA Final Four. Jayne Appel scored...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by Jake (San Francisco, CA), on Mar 30, 2009 at 9:55 pm | 1 comment | 1905 Views

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Glenn's return from injury proves to be a winner for Menlo tennis team

Bill Shine wasn't exactly sure what to expect when senior Max Glenn made his season debut with the Menlo boys' tennis team...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by john, on Apr 3, 2009 at 2:21 pm | 1 comment | 2143 Views

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Stanford grad makes U.S. swim team

It wasnít her fastest time in the event, no records were set and she didnít even win the race. Yet, Jenny Thompsonís second-place...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2009
Last comment by Robert Evan Howard, on Apr 4, 2009 at 5:14 am | 1 comment | 1884 Views

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Local athletes make their mark in Ivy League

Palo Alto grad Nathan Ford is having another banner year for the Cornell baseball team and he's one of many local athletes...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by SHP Booster, on Apr 15, 2009 at 8:13 am | 1 comment | 1910 Views

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Stanford football lands more top recruits for 2010 season

A good week of recruiting got even better when Gainesville (Ga.) wide receiver Tai-ler Jones gave Stanford his verbal commitment...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Impressed, on Apr 17, 2009 at 10:55 am | 1 comment | 2092 Views

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Runners look for fast times in Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational track meet at Stanford

The Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational track and field meet has produced a number of American and national records over...

Original post made on May. 2, 2009
Last comment by danf, on May 2, 2009 at 6:36 am | 1 comment | 2117 Views

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Watery sweep for Stanford women in Big Row

Fourth-ranked Stanford handed top-ranked Cal its first loss of the season in the first varsity eight event, 6:25.6-6:29.5,...

Original post made on May. 3, 2009
Last comment by JL, on May 3, 2009 at 11:41 am | 1 comment | 1956 Views

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Jamie Nesbitt earns MPSF weekly honor

Stanford senior midfielder Jamie Nesbitt was named Mountain Pacific Sports Federation women's lacrosse Player of the Week...

Original post made on May. 5, 2009
Last comment by Stanford fan, on May 5, 2009 at 2:07 pm | 1 comment | 1963 Views

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A grand week for Milleville earns him Pac-10 baseball honor

Stanford senior first baseman Brent Milleville made it easy with a fertile offensive display the past few days: he was named...

Original post made on May. 12, 2009
Last comment by Real Baseball Intelligence, on May 12, 2009 at 4:58 pm | 1 comment | 1934 Views

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It's Menlo vs. Bellarmine in CCS tennis finale

It will be No. 1 against No. 2 when the Central Coast Section boys' team tournament title is decided on Friday at the Courtside...

Original post made on May. 14, 2009
Last comment by Stephanie Savides, on May 14, 2009 at 10:39 am | 1 comment | 1769 Views

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Close team races looming in CCS swim finals Saturday

It was all about breaking records when the Palo Alto girls' swimming and diving team headed into the 2008 Central Coast Section...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by michelle, on May 15, 2009 at 5:30 pm | 1 comment | 2043 Views

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Paly, Castilleja softball teams are ready to deliver in CCS

Palo Alto softball coach Jake Halas had a lot on his mind. His wife is still waiting to deliver twin sons and his softball...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on May 20, 2009 at 5:05 pm | 1 comment | 2028 Views

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Palo Alto's Coleman makes quite a hit in CCS opener

Allie Coleman spent the fall with the Palo Alto volleyball team. As the squad's setter, she most often put the ball in position...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Theresa Carey, on May 22, 2009 at 11:33 am | 1 comment | 1853 Views

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2009 Girls' Softball Spring All-League Teams

Palo Alto junior Kelly Jenks and sophomore Gracie Marshall, who helped the Vikings reach the second round of the CCS Division...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Softball fan, on Jun 3, 2009 at 6:41 pm | 1 comment | 2064 Views

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State track meet will provide a second chance

Their first appearance at the CIF State Track and Field Championships left them frustrated, disappointed and angry. Now,...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by David, on Jun 5, 2009 at 11:44 pm | 1 comment | 1889 Views

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Palo Alto youth soccer team wins two big tourneys

It has been a highly successful season for the Palo Alto 93B Blue team, a boys' Under-16 CYSA squad that captured back-to-back...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by #1 fan, on Jun 10, 2009 at 7:05 pm | 1 comment | 1835 Views

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Top two seeds survive in Little League tourney

The No. 1- and 2-seeded teams in the Palo Alto Little League City Tournament needed rallies to pull out victories on Tuesday...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Little League mom, on Jun 10, 2009 at 10:49 pm | 1 comment | 132 Views

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Legendary swimming coach Richard Quick dies

Former Stanford head women's swimming coach Richard Quick, one of the most prominent figures in the sport of swimming and...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2009
Last comment by MV resident, on Jun 11, 2009 at 2:17 pm | 1 comment | 1967 Views

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Local teams taking shots at JO water polo qualifying

The National Junior Olympics water polo tournament is the largest such event in the world. The 2009 event will feature some...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Jun 19, 2009 at 10:56 am | 1 comment | 2077 Views

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Stanford looks to baseball veterans to open year

Stanford baseball coach Mark Marquess know that no matter how good his freshman recruits may be -- and this year they are...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2009
Last comment by Craig Stevens, on Jun 21, 2009 at 12:05 am | 1 comment | 1758 Views
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