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Q&A with Jimmy V, Stanford’s esteemed sports cafe owner

Jimmy Viglizzo is the creator and owner of Jimmy V’s sports cafe, located on the ground floor of the Arrillaga Family Sports Center. The cafe shares a wall with the Stanford Hall of Fame, making it a hot spot for Stanford athletes, coaches, and athletic staff. The cafe is open to all students and community members, boasting a wide-ranging menu with breakfast, lunch and dinner specials. As a sports cafe, Jimmy V’s is covered with eye-catching athletic memorabilia, and its walls are dotted by TVs always playing live games or Sports Center.

The Daily’s Sydney Shaw spoke with Jimmy Viglizzo to find out his story and his take on being such a large part of the Stanford athletic community.

No. 8 men’s soccer beats No. 18 Louisville

No. 8 Stanford men’s soccer lost its first road game on Friday to unranked UC Santa Barbara but rebounded three days later to take down top-25 ranked Louisville. Junior Jordan Morris recorded the team’s first goal of the season in the Stanford Cardinal’s 1-0 win over the Louisville Cardinals, while junior goalkeeper Andrew Epstein finished…