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Prep Sports 2008: The top stories of the year

Sports Illustrated called 2008 the greatest year in sports ever. While it wasn't quite that good for local high school and...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2009
Last comment by John Geer, on Jan 2, 2009 at 9:06 pm | 1 comment | 2221 Views

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Born fighters

On a hot, late-August evening, the air in the gym felt thick with sweat and perspiration; the heat elevated an already difficult...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2009
Last comment by nancy eldredge, on Jan 7, 2009 at 11:33 am | 1 comment | 2242 Views

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Stanford women set hoop marks in 112-35 rout

The Stanford women's basketball team took all the suspense out of its game with visiting Washington within the first four...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2009
Last comment by John, on Jan 9, 2009 at 1:54 pm | 1 comment | 2109 Views

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California dreaming for Stanford lacrosse

Stanford's women's lacrosse coach Amy Bokker is doing a little California dreaming with her first recruiting class. Encinitas'...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2009
Last comment by A, on Jan 11, 2009 at 8:53 pm | 1 comment | 2269 Views

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No. 9 Stanford women shocked by No. 11 Cal

Jayne Appel asserted herself in the second half, but it wasn't enough as the 11th-ranked California women's basketball team...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2009
Last comment by judy, on Jan 19, 2009 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 1948 Views

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Gunn girls get ready for Wilcox after improving to 18-0

The first half of the SCVAL De Anza Division girls' basketball race concludes on Wednesday when Gunn visits Lynbrook. The...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2009
Last comment by sharon shipp, on Jan 27, 2009 at 12:37 am | 1 comment | 2080 Views

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Palo Alto's Sheehan wins title in prestigious wrestling tourney

Just getting to the second day of the Mid Cal Invitational wrestling tournament at Gilroy High is an accomplishment. With...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2009
Last comment by Greg Stewart, on Jan 30, 2009 at 9:23 pm | 1 comment | 2146 Views

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Dwelley a double winner in Stanford swimming win

The Stanford women's swimming team came from behind twice to beat visiting USC, 163-137, in a Pac-10 meet between two unbeaten...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2009
Last comment by Mike in Mt View, on Feb 1, 2009 at 10:31 am | 1 comment | 2098 Views

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Platelet power combats tendon damage

Tendon injuries that previously required surgery are now being healed with a simple injection of a patient's own blood. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2009
Last comment by Karin Michel, on Feb 17, 2009 at 2:52 pm | 1 comment | 2339 Views

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Palo Alto girls seek redemption in CCS soccer

It's a new postseason for the Palo Alto girls' soccer team. More important, it's a new division. And that, perhaps, could...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2009
Last comment by Elizabeth Brown-Dean, on Feb 22, 2009 at 4:46 pm | 1 comment | 2032 Views

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Duck(s)! Here comes another Stanford loss!

The University of Oregon men's basketball team snapped a 14-game conference losing streak with a 68-60 home win over Stanford...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Feb 22, 2009 at 6:07 pm | 1 comment | 1915 Views

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One local finalist assured in boys' Division V

One local finalist in the boys' Central Coast Section basketball playoffs is assured, but five more teams could reach section...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2009
Last comment by Felix Johnson, on Mar 1, 2009 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 2155 Views

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Stanford women take over sole Pac-10 lead

The Stanford women's basketball team has not lost at home all season. If the third-ranked Cardinal can continue that trend...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2009
Last comment by jaynie, on Mar 1, 2009 at 7:35 pm | 1 comment | 1880 Views

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Pinewood girls beat No. 1 Branson, will play for state basketball championship

The only girls' basketball team in the history of the CIF Division V state championships to win three straight titles is...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2009
Last comment by llll, on Mar 15, 2009 at 8:59 pm | 1 comment | 2101 Views

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Stanford men reach postseason after all

After being snubbed by the NIT, the Stanford men's basketball team accepted an invitation to participate in the College Basketball...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by John, on Mar 16, 2009 at 9:35 am | 1 comment | 1931 Views

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SPORTS: Pinewood girls lose in state basketball title game

History wasn't made by the Pinewood girls' basketball team on Friday. The Gators didn't win their fourth CIF State Division...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by funnyface, on Mar 20, 2009 at 8:20 pm | 1 comment | 2094 Views

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SPORTS: Stanford's Ogwumike shines in the NCAA hoop spotlight

Nnemkadi Ogwumike scored a career-high 27 points and grabbed a career-high 13 rebounds as the second-ranked Cardinal defeated...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by Caitlin, on Mar 24, 2009 at 6:57 am | 1 comment | 2222 Views

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Stanford freshman raising her game in NCAAs

Nnemkadi Ogwumike sat in the balcony of the St. Pete's Forum in Tampa last year and watched as the Stanford women's basketball...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by alfred leal, on Mar 26, 2009 at 7:07 pm | 1 comment | 1984 Views

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Stanford hoops season ends in CBI semifinals

Lawrence Hill's final performance in a Stanford men's basketball uniform was spectacular. His last shot was in desperation...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by me, on Mar 27, 2009 at 6:29 am | 1 comment | 1970 Views

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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 | 1888 Views
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