Stanford’s women athletes have been successful in their sports for well beyond just their time on the Farm. Over the past two seasons, Stanford women’s basketball has had three players taken in the first round of the WNBA Draft: Kayla Pedersen ‘11 (Tulsa Shock, 2011, seventh overall), Jeanette Pohlen ‘12 (Indiana Fever, 2011, ninth overall) and Nnemkadi (Nneka) Ogwumike ‘12 (Los Angeles Sparks, 2012, first overall).
The No. 2 Stanford women’s volleyball team (22-2, 13-2 Pac-10) will head across the Bay this Friday to take on No. 4 California (23-2, 13-2) in Berkeley. The winner of Big Spike will gain sole position atop the Pac-10 standings, as the teams are currently tied for the lead with two losses each…
Faced with a grueling schedule of back-to-back evening matches and several hundred miles of travel in between, the No. 2 Stanford women’s volleyball team showed no sign of fatigue, bringing down Washington State (6-18, 0-14 Pac-10) and No. 11 Washington (18-7, 7-7) on the road last weekend.
The No. 2 Stanford women’s volleyball team (20-2, 11-2 Pac-10) will embark on its longest road trip of the season this weekend as it heads north to take on the Washington State Cougars (6-16, 0-12) and the No. 11 Washington Huskies (18-5, 7-5) on Friday and Saturday.
Facing two of the conference’s strongest teams, the Stanford women’s volleyball team (20-2, 11-2 Pac-10) put on a pair of impressive shows at Maples Pavilion this weekend, decisively beating No. 10 UCLA (17-7, 7-6) on Friday and No. 7 USC (20-4, 9-4) on Sunday.
After a convincing six-set sweep over the Oregon schools last weekend, the No. 3 Stanford women’s volleyball team (18-2, 9-2 Pac-10) looks to bring its dominance back home as it takes on the Los Angeles schools in a pair of top-10 matchups…