The Stanford women’s volleyball team (7-2) enters Pac-12 play today with some definitive wins under its belt, during which it has capitalized on leads and never let up. However, the journey has not been completely smooth, as the Cardinal has also been dealt its share of tough road losses.
It will takes time to build something that will last. The U.S. soccer team’s win over a German B team last Sunday wasn’t enough to make up for it’s loss to Belgium four days earlier, and the national team continues to tread water. While fans demand short-term success, it is a long-term vision that is really needed.
If he is introducing innovations to the American game that will resonate throughout the entire youth system, we probably won’t be able to tell the difference for at least a decade, probably more.
In the latest release of the Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings, the Cardinal retook the top spot by finishing first in women’s tennis, second in… Continue Reading »
No. 13 Stanford had mixed results on the road this past weekend, defeating No. 18 Clemson 5-2 before falling 4-2 to rival No. 4 Florida. The loss to the Gators was especially bitter because of the rivalry between the two programs.
This Sunday, No. 2 Stanford will get a chance at revenge against top-ranked Florida following last year’s loss to the Gators in the national championship.