PaloAltoOnline.com https://www.paloaltoonline.com If it is local and useful, it is on PaloAltoOnline.com. en-us Copyright 2017 PaloAltoOnline.com Palo Alto Online https://PaloAltoOnline.com/art/top_logo.png https://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/rss.php <![CDATA[Stanford 16U water polo on verge of JO national title repeat]]> The top-seeded Stanford A 16U water polo club team beat San Diego Shores A, 9-3, Monday to move a step closer to repeating as boys national Junior Olympic champions.]]> <![CDATA[USA men looking for soccer gold against Jamaica in Levi's]]> Stanford product Jordan Morris and the United States men's soccer team square off with Jamaica in the finals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara on Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.]]> <![CDATA[U.S. women preparing for soccer's Tournament of Nations]]> Sacred Heart Prep and UCLA grad Abby Dahlkemper joins Stanford grads Jane Campbell, Kelley O'Hara and Christen Press on the U.S. women's national soccer team for the Tournament of Nations, which gets underway Thursday at Seattle's CenturyLink Field.]]> <![CDATA[Stanford's Raney gives U.S. women's water polo a lift]]> Stanford senior Jordan Raney scored twice, Cardinal grad Gabby Stone recorded seven saves and the United States women's national water polo team edged Australia 7-5 in the quarterfinals of the FINA World Championships in Budapest on Monday.]]> <![CDATA[Two more world swimming titles for Stanford's Ledecky]]> Stanford sophomore Katie Ledecky is on the verge of yet another major accomplishment at the FINA World Swimming Championships, which began with a splash in Budapest on Sunday.]]> <![CDATA[Junior Olympic water polo: Three Stanford teams in title hunt]]> Three Stanford water polo club teams remain in the hunt for a Junior Olympic boys title, at three different age levels and three different playing levels, through play at various Southern California venues through Sunday.]]> <![CDATA[Of local note: Stanford rowers earn medals at U23 Worlds]]> Stanford junior Stephanie Grauer and Cardinal senior Leigh Warner shared the stage Sunday on the final day of the U23 World Rowing Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria for different teams.
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<![CDATA[Klineman, Carico are making waves in beach volleyball events]]> Stanford grad Alix Klineman has enjoyed unparalleled success in AVP beach volleyball the past two weeks. Along with teammate Lane Carico, Klineman reached the semifinals in two tournaments.
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<![CDATA[Stanford freshman places in javelin at Pam Am Juniors]]> Incoming Stanford freshman Liam Christiansen placed third in the men's javelin at the Pan Am Junior Championships on Saturday. Stanford senior Valarie Allman begins women's discus competition at the IAAF World Championships in London on Aug. 11.]]> <![CDATA[M-A's Tonsfeldt makes the right choice in athletics]]> Kaitlyn Tonsfeldt had been rowing for several months when she had to make an important athletic decision. Would she continue her volleyball career or commit to rowing?]]> <![CDATA[Stanford's Klineman reaches another beach semifinal]]> Stanford grad Alix Klineman and teammate Lane Carico reached the Final Four of the $158,000 Hermosa Beach Open. Two other Cardinal grads fared better than their seeds would otherwise indicate. ]]> <![CDATA[Caps need something extra to plug the Prune Packers]]> Donta Williams doubled in the go-ahead run in the 10th inning, Isaiah Paige made it through the bottom half of the inning and the PUF Caps won their fifth straight, beating the host Healdsburg Prune Packers 4-3 on Saturday night in a Collegiate League baseball contest.]]> <![CDATA[Top Stanford rowers find success at world championships]]> Stanford senior Alie Rusher helped the U.S. women's four boat finish fourth in the 'B' final Saturday at the U23 World Rowing Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria.
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<![CDATA[Walsh Jennings hurts shoulder in semis of Olsztyn Open]]> Stanford grad Kerri Walsh Jennings and teammate Nicole Branagh were within two points of reaching the finals of the $300,000 Warmia Mazury Olsztyn Open in Poland on Saturday.]]> <![CDATA[Stanford rowers reach finals in U23 World Championships]]> Stanford grad Christine Cavallo and Cardinal sophomore Emily Delleman qualified for the 'A' final of the women's quadruple sculls by placing second in Friday's repechage at the U23 World Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria.]]> <![CDATA[Walsh Jennings, Branagh reach quarters of FIVB event]]> Stanford grad Kerri Walsh Jennings and teammate Nicole Branagh advanced into the quarterfinals of the FIVB World Tour in Otlsztyn, Poland with a pair of victories in the main draw of the 4-star event Friday.]]> <![CDATA[M-A junior Troxel performs, teaches mixed martial arts]]> Chase Trozel is about to turn 16 and is headed into his junior year at Menlo-Atherton High School and has already attained an advanced degree of knowledge and practical proficiency in a chosen discipline.]]>