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Head sailing coach fired after agreeing to plead guilty to bribery charges in admissions scandal

Stanford has terminated head sailing coach John Vandemoer after he agreed to plead guilty to accepting more than $100,000 in bribes for the University’s sailing program as part of a sweeping admissions cheating scandal — the largest college cheating case ever prosecuted by the Department of Justice. Vandemoer accepted the money on the terms that…

Sailing sweeps PCCSC Championships

Stanford sailing, ranked first in the nation in co-ed fleet and team racing and fifth in women’s fleet, finished conference championships this past weekend with a first place finish in the team event, sweeping all nine races and qualifying for nationals in the team event in one month.