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The long journey ends with a national title

Original post made on May 16, 2011

The second time around had to feel even sweeter for Stanford women's water polo coach John Tanner. After all, it's been a long wait and the game has dramatically changed in nine years. The top-ranked and top-seeded Cardinal completed its best season ever with a 9-5 victory over second-seeded California in the NCAA national championship game at Canham Natatorium in Ann Arbor on Sunday.


Read the full story here Web Link posted Sunday, May 15, 2011, 7:42 PM

Comments (3)

Posted by Arch Conservative, a resident of Menlo Park
on May 16, 2011 at 10:59 am

You know that John's parents- Ginger and Ted Tanner- live in the area and that Ted was a fixture on four Stanford football teams. It's in the genes.


Posted by ex polo player, a resident of College Terrace
on May 16, 2011 at 10:28 pm

John Tanner is a top shelf dude! Great coach! Great guy!Congratulations to all the young women on the Stanford Team.


Posted by Grace, a resident of another community
on May 17, 2011 at 1:54 pm

Yay Uncle JT and The Girls!


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