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 women seeded first in NCAA golf regional]]> The Stanford women's golf team was awarded the No. 1 seed at the NCAA Albuquerque Regional, it was announced Thursday. The Cardinal will be one of 18 teams competing May 8-10 at the University of New Mexico Championship Course. The top six advance to the NCAA Championships (May 19-24) at Rich Harvest Farms in Sugar Grove, Illinois.]]> <![CDATA[Prep report: SHP's Spina throws a gem of a baseball game]]> Cole Spina pitched a two-hitter and Sacred Heart Prep put together a solid team effort to beat visiting Sequoia 7-0 in a Peninsula Athletic League Bay Division baseball game Wednesday.]]> <![CDATA[SH Prep rules the water in dual meet victory over Knights]]> Sacred Heart Prep sophomore Kyle Ballack won a pair of individual events and led off two winning relays. The Gators parlayed that into an impressive 110-57 decision over visiting Menlo in the final West Bay Athletic League boys swimming meet of the regular season Wednesday.]]> <![CDATA[Paly wins the track and field battle over rival Gunn]]> Palo Alto swept its track and field dual meet Wednesday with visiting Gunn. The boys had an easy time of it in an 94-33 victory. The girls meet was more competitive with Palo Alto ending up on top by a 69-57 margin.
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<![CDATA[Menlo College softball gets four spots on all-GSAC team]]> The Menlo College softball team set a program record with 31 wins and could extend that during the Golden State Athletic Conference playoffs, which is on the horizon. Four players are honored, it was announced Wednesday, on the all-GSAC team: Bryce Etzler, Victoria Cervantes, Lauren Harrison, and Sarah Reyes]]> <![CDATA[Cardinal women finish third at Pac-12 golf tournament]]> Saving its best for last, the No. 3 Stanford women's golf team posted a 2-over score of 290 on Wednesday to finish third at the Pac-12 Championships at Sewailo Golf Club.]]> <![CDATA[Cardinal corner: McNealy earns Pac-12 men's golf's honors]]> Stanford senior Maverick McNealy was named the Pac-12 Men's Golf Scholar-Athlete of the Year, the conference announced Wednesday. McNealy is currently the top-ranked amateur in the world according to the World Amateur Golf Ranking.]]> <![CDATA[SHP grad and Olympian Sheldon takes over at Menlo College]]> Sacred Heart Prep grad and USA Volleyball staff member Denise Sheldon has been named head coach of the Menlo College women's volleyball team it was announced Wednesday. She's the 11th head coach in program history.]]> <![CDATA[Menlo grad Michael earns second Player of the Year award]]> Menlo School grad and USC senior attacker Michaela Michael was named the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Player of the Year it was announced Wednesday. Stanford's Kelsey Murray and Madison O'Leary were named to the first team.]]> <![CDATA[Grieb intends to keep same football system at Sacred Heart Prep]]> In hiring Mark Grieb to replace Pete Lavorato as head football coach, Sacred Heart Prep is handing the reins to an individual with a wealth of local experience.]]> <![CDATA[Prep report: Menlo girls edge toward title in lacrosse]]> Castilleja upset Mitty 17-11 in a West Bay Athletic League girls lacrosse match and Menlo School topped Menlo-Atherton 7-1 in a battle for first place.]]> <![CDATA[Palo Alto grad Feller steps down as Cal volleyball coach]]> Palo Alto High grad Rich Feller, a two-time National Coach of the Year who led Cal's volleyball program to its first-ever Pac-12 championship and only berths ever in the NCAA Final Four, announced his retirement on Monday after 18 seasons with the Golden Bears and 32 years overall as a collegiate head coach.]]> <![CDATA[Cardinal women among top 3 at Pac-12 golf championship]]> Freshman Andrea Lee fired a 2-under 70 on Tuesday to help the Stanford women's golf maintain third place after two rounds of the Pac-12 Championships at windy Sewailo Golf Club.]]> <![CDATA[Cardinal corner: Set for a postseason beach party]]> The Stanford beach volleyball team travels to Tuscon to compete in the Pac-12 Conference championships and Pac-12 pairs championships. Stanford cross country invitational is cancelled for 2017.]]> <![CDATA[Stanford's Doyle named Pac-12 Scholar-Athlete of the Year]]> Senior Caroline Doyle has been named the Pac-12 Women's Tennis Scholar-Athlete of the Year, as announced by the Conference office on Tuesday.]]> <![CDATA[Prep report: Gators take a bite out of the Vikings]]> The Sacred Heart Prep girls lacrosse team won a nonleague match with visiting Palo Alto 14-3 on Monday as five different Gators contributed goals.]]> <![CDATA[Neither heat nor wind stops Cardinal women golfers]]> Freshmen Andrea Lee and Albane Valenzuela helped spark the No. 3 Stanford women's golf team to a share of second place Monday after the first round of the Pac-12 Championships at hot and windy Sewailo Golf Club in Tucson.]]> <![CDATA[Stanford women to open hoops season with trip to Columbus]]> The Stanford women's basketball team will begin its 2017-18 season in Columbus, Ohio with a pair of games against Ohio State and Louisville it was announced Monday.
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<![CDATA[M-A's Klein helps Team Israel find its way in baseball]]> David Klein, the first-year head coach at Menlo-Atherton High School, has been part of the endeavor of bringing baseball to Israel.for a number of years. Most recently he served as operations coordinator and assistant coach for the 2016 WBC team.]]> <![CDATA[Extra inning win makes extra long wait worth it]]> Teaghan Cowles hit a two-run triple in the top of the eighth inning to propel the Stanford softball team to an 8-6 victory at Oregon State in the series finale Sunday afternoon.The Cardinal won its first conference game in two years.
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<![CDATA[Peterson just grand for Menlo School baseball team]]> Senior Nolan Peterson hit a grand slam, doubled and drove in five runs to lead Menlo School to a 15-4 non-league baseball win over Gunn at home Saturday.]]> <![CDATA[Diekroeger has a big day at the plate for Stanford]]> Menlo School grad Mikey Diekroeger tied a career high with four hits and sophomore Nico Hoerner added three more as Stanford completed the sweep with a 10-4 win at No. 25 Oregon on Sunday.]]> <![CDATA[Personal bests coming at a good time for some runners]]> Robert Miranda proved something to himself Saturday night at the CCS Top 8 meet. Miranda, a junior at Menlo School, placed second in both the 1,600 (4:14.22) and the 3,200 (9:19.36).]]> <![CDATA[Prep report: Palo Alto girls win second swim title in four days]]> It's not often a team can win a pair of titles within four days of each other but that's exactly what the Palo Alto girls swimming team did, emphasizing the clinching of the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League De Anza Division dual-meet season title on Wednesday, with a title at the Section Challenge on Saturday at Sacred Heart Prep.]]>