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It's Beckham, Donovan and some fireworks at Stanford

The stands at Stanford Stadium have rested quietly the past six months, the echoes of Luck-inspired yells slowly faded. But...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 29, 2012 at 10:49 am | 1 comment | 1309 Views

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Palo Alto Babe Ruth all-stars face elimination

All three Palo Alto Babe Ruth baseball teams are one loss away from having their seasons end in their respective District...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2012
Last comment by All-Star Fan, on Jul 2, 2012 at 2:21 pm | 1 comment | 1241 Views

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2 Paly grads nominated for ESPN awards

We should be proud of our Paly grads http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-18685229...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Jul. 3, 2012
Last comment by Paly Parent, on Jul 3, 2012 at 9:22 am | 1 comment | 1040 Views

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Top national finishes by several local volleyball clubs

Locals helped the Vision Gold 18-1 women's volleyball team finished third overall in the Open Division of the USAV Girls'...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2012
Last comment by NCVA, on Jul 8, 2012 at 12:47 pm | 1 comment | 1193 Views

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Menlo College wrestling pioneer Lee Allen passes away

Two-time Olympian Lee Allen, a pioneer of the Menlo College women's wrestling program and head coach for nearly a decade,...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2012
Last comment by Ali Nazari, on Jul 10, 2012 at 9:45 am | 1 comment | 1239 Views

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Former Stanford men's basketball player dies

==I Enlarged heart likely cause of death== Peter Sauer, a key contributor on the 1998 Stanford Final Four men's basketball...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2012
Last comment by thinking of this family, on Jul 11, 2012 at 7:19 am | 1 comment | 1257 Views

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Palo Alto is losing E.J. Floreal to the Bluegrass state

The Palo Alto High boys' basketball and track teams have some big shoes to fill for the 2012-13 seasons, now that senior...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2012
Last comment by Paly Parent, on Jul 14, 2012 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 1313 Views

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Stanford softball trio enters U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame

Stanford alums Jessica Mendoza and Lauren Lappin plus Cardinal coach John Rittman are members of the 2004 U.S. Olympic softball...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2012
Last comment by Club Softball Mom, on Jul 19, 2012 at 1:51 pm | 1 comment | 1316 Views

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USA women's soccer will open 2012 Summer Games

The U.S. Women's National Team begins its quest for the fourth Olympic gold medal in the program's history when it opens...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by Alissa Picker, on Jul 24, 2012 at 1:10 pm | 1 comment | 1180 Views

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SPORTS: Stanford pegs Muir as new athletic director

Bernard Muir, director of athletics and recreation services at the University of Delaware, has been selected as Stanford's...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Jul 27, 2012 at 2:30 pm | 1 comment | 975 Views

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It'll be a jolly good show at the Summer Olympics

Most newly turned 16-year-olds can't wait to get their driver's license and start cruising around town. Palo Alto High junior...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Jul 27, 2012 at 6:29 pm | 1 comment | 1451 Views

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Stanford 16U Red defends top seed in Junior Olympics

The Palo Alto Water Polo Club's 16U Red team had its No. 1 seed tested in the opening round of the SwimOutlet.com Junior...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2012
Last comment by Parent, on Jul 29, 2012 at 9:02 am | 1 comment | 1247 Views

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Burdette wins second pro tennis tournament title

Stanford senior Mallory Burdette won more than just her second tournament title on the pro circuit Sunday. She also won...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2012
Last comment by ellen konar, on Aug 6, 2012 at 9:49 pm | 1 comment | 1084 Views

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Oaks end season with loss at World Series

==B Baseball == The Palo Alto Oaks were eliminated from the Stan Musial World Series on Thursday, losing, 8-4, to the...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2012
Last comment by local gurl, on Aug 10, 2012 at 10:51 am | 1 comment | 932 Views

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Local minor league baseball players are hitting their stride

The Palo Alto-connected MLB minor leaguers seem to be finding their groove in their new ballparks. After many of the most...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2012
Last comment by Nadine Jefferson, on Aug 11, 2012 at 8:57 am | 1 comment | 1208 Views

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SPORTS: A silver lining for American women's volleyball

Logan Tom's Olympic journey began in 2000, while she was a sophomore at Stanford. In fact, four days after the United States...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2012
Last comment by thanks, on Aug 11, 2012 at 11:52 pm | 1 comment | 1180 Views

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Palo Alto resident named to Sailing Hall of Fame

Palo Alto resident Stan Honey, winner of the 2006 Volvo Ocean Race, will be inducted into the National Sailing Hall of Fame...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2012
Last comment by Alan, on Aug 16, 2012 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 1170 Views

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Cardinal opens its season against Gaels in Hawaii

==B Women's volleyball == Junior All-Americans Rachel Williams and Carly Wopat will help the sixth-ranked Stanford women's...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by mary, on Aug 23, 2012 at 11:05 am | 1 comment | 993 Views

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Stanford hires men's cross country coach, director of track and field

With the 2012 collegiate cross-country season fast approaching, Stanford finally has a new coach. Moreover, the Cardinal...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Aug 27, 2012 at 1:52 pm | 1 comment | 1445 Views

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Stanford's Burdette advances in the U.S. Open

==I Stanford grad Klahn wins his opener== Stanford senior Mallory Burdette continues to steal the spotlight at the 2012...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Aug 29, 2012 at 1:49 pm | 1 comment | 1170 Views
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