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State public health officials update youth, adult recreational sports guidelines

The California Department of Public Health revised its guidance for youth and recreational adult sports Monday, outlining...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2020
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Amid spiking COVID-19 cases, high school sports put on hold

Local high school student-athletes whose seasons have been delayed this year won't be playing games any time soon, with the...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2020
Last comment by Samuel L., on Dec 2, 2020 at 6:56 pm | 3 comments | 7465 Views


SF 49ers' home games to move to Arizona following new county health directive

The San Francisco 49ers will play their next two games in Arizona following the new Santa Clara County COVID-19 health order...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2020
Last comment by Lee Forrest, on Dec 1, 2020 at 9:57 am | 6 comments | 3210 Views


Pac-12 athletics are back, but not yet at Stanford

Although the Pac-12 Conference will allow college athletics to resume in November, sports remain on hold at Stanford under...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2020
There are no comments yet. 7821 Views


High schools to resume in-person, outdoors-only sports practices

Starting Monday, Sept. 14, Palo Alto and Gunn high school student-athletes will be able to return to their campuses for in-person...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2020
Last comment by Jim H, on Sep 6, 2020 at 8:45 am | 11 comments | 10438 Views


Pac-12 Conference postpones all sports through 2020

The Pac-12 Conference announced Tuesday that it has postponed all sports through the end of 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic....

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2020
There are no comments yet. 7593 Views


'Heartbreaking' but 'imperative': Stanford to cut nearly a third of its varsity sport teams

After the 2020-21 season, Stanford University will discontinue 11 of its 36 varsity sports teams to save money in the face...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2020
Last comment by MVresident2003, on Aug 5, 2020 at 10:34 pm | 13 comments | 8271 Views


Stanford announces layoffs, workforce reductions to address budget concerns

Stanford University continues to tighten its budget to address lost revenue due to the shutdown, including laying off 208...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2020
Last comment by Online Name, on Aug 5, 2020 at 2:42 pm | 4 comments | 24214 Views


Coronavirus delays start of high school sports seasons

Local high school sports teams won't be competing until at least December or January, the California Interscholastic Federation...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2020
Last comment by TimR, on Jul 21, 2020 at 2:51 pm | 6 comments | 9229 Views


Top Gunn athletes to continue competition at various colleges

Nicole Smith, who helped the Gunn girls’ soccer team win the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League El Camino Division in the...

Original post made on May. 19, 2020
Last comment by Pomona alum, on May 19, 2020 at 5:48 pm | 1 comment | 4018 Views


Stanford gymnastics represented at Winter Cup in Las Vegas

Former Stanford standouts Grant Breckenridge, Robert Neff, Akash Modi and Eddie Penev will be joined by several other Cardinal...

Original post made on May. 18, 2020
Last comment by A Small Attendance Turnout?, on May 18, 2020 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 2472 Views


The latest available information regarding local athletic events

We've compiled the latest information available regarding local athletic contests, many of which have been postponed to prevent...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2020
Last comment by Staying Young Through Kids, on Apr 6, 2020 at 12:52 pm | 3 comments | 6970 Views


Menlo men's volleyball earns top honors on all-GSAC teams

Menlo College’s Edin Ibrahimovic was named Golden State Athletic Conference Men’s Volleyball Player of the Year on Thursday,...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2020
Last comment by Theresa , on Mar 28, 2020 at 4:34 pm | 1 comment | 3601 Views


Spring sports: Facing an unfulfilled senior baseball season

There’s no redshirt year for high school seniors. And that’s the year so many have pointed towards, dreaming of the year...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2020
Last comment by go Paly, on Mar 23, 2020 at 3:32 pm | 3 comments | 6145 Views


Gunn boys tennis feeling good despite the SCVAL shutdown

If this is the way the boys tennis season ends, at least Gunn can feel good about it. The Titans beat host Homestead 6-1...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2020
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Mar 14, 2020 at 12:48 pm | 1 comment | 4024 Views


Stanford men fall to Cal in Pac-12 Conference opener

Daejon Davis scored 16 points but the seventh-seeded Stanford men's basketball team fell to No. 10 California 63-51 on the...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2020
Last comment by dorms?, on Mar 12, 2020 at 11:51 am | 2 comments | 1576 Views


Paly runners go the distance in SCVAL track and field meet

Rishi Tella and David Evans were the top performers for the Palo Alto boys track and field team in a 72-50 loss to Lynbrook...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2020
Last comment by Pre, on Mar 12, 2020 at 9:16 am | 2 comments | 4252 Views


A long way to the top if you wanna NorCal soccer title

It will be a long road to the Northern California title should any of the four local soccer teams selected make it that far...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2020
Last comment by Tanya Dargel, on Mar 3, 2020 at 6:48 pm | 2 comments | 1818 Views


Gunn makes history in winning CCS boys soccer title

James Hahn scored both both goals in an intensely competitive 2-1 victory over Mitty in the title match of the Central Coast...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2020
Last comment by Mark Weiss, on Mar 2, 2020 at 2:42 pm | 4 comments | 4737 Views


Despite losing title match, SHP boys remain soccer champions

Bellarmine scored midway through the first half to earn a 1-0 victory over Sacred Heart Prep in the championship match of...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2020
Last comment by ravipatel, on Mar 2, 2020 at 8:45 am | 2 comments | 2064 Views
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