After two weeks of competition between some of the best college athletes in the world, the 2019 World University Games drew to a close last Sunday. Stanford sent 21 athletes to Naples, Italy, where they represented eight athletics programs and four different countries. There were a total of five individual medal winners across three sports.…
Stanford will be well represented at the 2019 World University Games in Naples, Italy. Representing eight programs and three countries, 20 Cardinal athletes will be competing at the 30th Summer Universiade from July 3-14. Started in 1959, the World University Games allow the top collegiate athletes in a wide variety of sports to compete on…
The Stanford water polo programs continue to make waves even after the conclusions of their seasons. Junior Makenzie Fischer and redshirt sophomore Ben Hallock were each awarded the Peter J. Cutino Award. Considered the Heisman Trophy of the collegiate water polo world, the award is handed out to the best male player and best female player of each year.
This year, Cardinal water polo returned to the NCAA championship game for the first time in a decade but fell short of its ultimate goal of reclaiming the national title, losing to embittered rival USC in the NCAA final.
No. 3 Stanford men’s water polo (18-3, 2-1 MPSF) won its final game of the season at home against Santa Clara (7-15) during senior night on Saturday. The Cardinal senior spurred the team and led their teammates to a 18-3 win.
Coming off a win against the UCLA Bruins at home, No. 3 Stanford men’s (16-3, 1-1 MPSF) water polo plays host to top-ranked California (18-1, 2-0) on Thursday afternoon for its penultimate game of the season.
Fourth-ranked Stanford Men’s Water polo (16-3, 1-1 MPSF) extended its win streak to ten games while taking a big step towards an MPSF title as it edged No. 3 UCLA (16-3, 02) 7-5 at home this Saturday.
No. 6 Stanford men’s water polo (12-5, 4-4 MPSF) will travel to Berkeley to face No. 3 Cal (17-3, 0-2 MPSF) for ‘The Big Splash’ at the Spieker Aquatics Complex on Saturday.