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Cardinal alums on U.S. Olympic Men's Water Polo team

by Stanford Athletics on July 7, 2021 2:02 pm
Stanford will be represented with four former standouts among Team USA when this summer’s Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan, get underway in three weeks. Alumni Men’s Water Polo players ALEX BOWEN, BEN HALLOCK, DREW HOLLAND and DYLAN WOODHEAD were named to the 13-member squad, which features four returners from the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Team… Read more Cardinal alums on U.S. Olympic Men's Water Polo team
Brooke Forde

Cardinal well represented on U.S. Olympic women's swim team

by Stanford News Service on July 1, 2021 4:01 pm
Stanford will be well represented in Tokyo by members of the U.S. Olympic women’s swim team. Competing will be alumni BROOKE FORDE, KATIE LEDECKY and SIMONE MANUEL, and incoming first-year students TORRI HUSKE and REGAN SMITH. Forde, who is from Louisville, Kentucky, graduated in June with a major in human biology. She is expected to… Read more Cardinal well represented on U.S. Olympic women's swim team
Brody Malone

Cardinal star Brody Malone named to U.S. Olympic men's gymnastics team

by Stanford Athletics on June 29, 2021 4:05 pm
BRODY MALONE, a management science and engineering major from Summerville, Ga., has been named to the U.S. Olympic men’s gymnastics team. Malone is a member of the Cardinal men’s gymnastics team that captured its seventh national championship this year and its second consecutive crown. Malone, who won the U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Trials in St. Louis… Read more Cardinal star Brody Malone named to U.S. Olympic men's gymnastics team
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Three Cardinal alumnae named to Olympics soccer team

by Stanford Athletics on June 28, 2021 3:39 pm
Three Stanford women’s soccer alumna have been named to the Olympics roster for the United States: TIERNA DAVIDSON, KELLEY O’HARA and CHRISTEN PRESS. Davidson, who led Stanford to the 2017 NCAA Championship and was an All-American along the back line, has earned 32 appearances with the national team and makes her first Olympics. She was the… Read more Three Cardinal alumnae named to Olympics soccer team

Cardinal will be well represented on U.S. Olympic women’s water polo team

by Stanford Athletics on June 27, 2021 12:02 pm
Stanford will be well represented on the U.S. Olympic women’s water polo team, with five Cardinal heading to this summer’s games in Tokyo. ARIA FISCHER, MAKENZIE FISCHER, JAMIE NEUSHUL, MELISSA SEIDEMANN and MAGGIE STEFFENS were named to the 13-member squad. Team USA enters next month’s competition as the two-time defending Olympic champions and three-time defending… Read more Cardinal will be well represented on U.S. Olympic women’s water polo team
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Cardinal student-athletes recognized with Athletic Board awards

by Stanford Athletics on June 17, 2021 4:03 pm
  Wrestler SHANE GRIFFITH and women’s basketball player ASHTEN PRECHTEL were recently recognized with the Bob Murphy Award, given to student-athletes whose unforgettable performance in an athletic contest secures a place in Stanford Athletics history. Griffith became the second wrestler in program history to capture an individual NCAA championship, producing a 6-2 decision in the… Read more Cardinal student-athletes recognized with Athletic Board awards
Rachel Heck

Cardinal golfer Rachel Heck makes history

by Stanford Athletics on May 25, 2021 3:18 pm
First-year student RACHEL HECK became Stanford’s first individual national champion on Monday at Grayhawk Golf Club, finishing with an 8-under 280 to take home the crown. It was Heck’s sixth title of the season, which is tied for fourth-most in a career in school history. Heck became the third collegiate woman to win her conference,… Read more Cardinal golfer Rachel Heck makes history
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Three student-athletes awarded NCAA Postgraduate Scholarships

by Stanford Athletics on May 19, 2021 3:47 pm
Three Cardinal athletes – ELLA EASTIN, LUCAS ORTS and TRUE SWEETSER – have been awarded NCAA Postgraduate Scholarships for academic and athletic achievements. NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship winners receive a one-time grant of $10,000. To qualify, they must maintain at least a 3.2 grade-point average, perform with distinction in their sport and be nominated by their… Read more Three student-athletes awarded NCAA Postgraduate Scholarships
David Mills

Five Cardinal football players drafted to play in the National Football League

by Stanford Athletics on May 3, 2021 11:58 am
Five Cardinal were drafted during the National Football League draft over the weekend. That number is tied for the most in the Pac-12 Conference and 11th-most nationally. Stanford has had a total of 274 draft picks in school history and has now had at least five players selected in the draft in five of the… Read more Five Cardinal football players drafted to play in the National Football League

Stanford Athletics checks in on the 470 trees staged in Stanford Stadium

by Stanford Athletics on April 22, 2021 3:06 pm
Where are they now? In the fall of 2020, Stanford Athletics created a home-forest advantage for the football program by staging 470 trees in Stanford Stadium. Lowe’s donated the locally sourced, native trees, and Stanford watered and cared for the trees throughout the season. At the conclusion of the 2020 campaign, all 470 trees were… Read more Stanford Athletics checks in on the 470 trees staged in Stanford Stadium