Tag: season

  • Women’s basketball tips off season with career-highs

    No. 15 Stanford women’s basketball (1-0, 0-0 Pac-12) kicked its season off with a 87-40 victory against Hawai’i (0-1, 0-0 Big West) on Wednesday evening. While it was only the first game of the season, the night featured some outstanding career highs from returning players, as well as incredible collegiate career starts for three new…

  • Women’s basketball coach and players weigh in before season opener

    The women’s basketball team will take on the University of Hawai’i in their season opener tonight at Maples. Before the season started, desk editor Hawe Adugna caught up with head coach Tara Vanderveer, senior center Cameron Brink and graduate student guard Hannah Jump on the upcoming season.  Cameron Brink The Stanford Daily (TSD): Where is…

  • Women’s basketball preview: Looking ahead to last Pac-12 season

    November is here, and for Cardinal basketball fans, that means seeing the powerhouse women’s basketball team back on the court. They started the season off on Wednesday, Nov. 1, in a debut game against Dominican University, which Stanford won 126-53. The team features a number of household names in college women’s basketball, with three new…

  • Wrestling dominates Duke in season opener

    With Stanford students, parents and wrestling enthusiasts watching in the bleachers at Taube Tennis Center, Stanford wrestling (1-0, 0-0 Pac-12) defeated the Duke Blue Devils (0-3, 0-0 ACC), winning every matchup of the dual meet. While wrestling matches are traditionally silent as the wrestlers hand fight, the Saturday afternoon crowd held gasp after gasp in…

  • The Daily’s recommended reads for spooky season

    Recommendations from arts and life staffers if you want to cozy up with a spooky read on Halloween. “Little Eyes” by Samanta Schweblin (recommended by Emma Wang ’24) A prominent voice in Argentinian literary horror, Samanta Schweblin’s “Little Eyes” explores a world where people can buy pet “kentukis,” little fluffy animals with cameras that connect…

  • Women’s golf swings into the new season

    Stanford women’s golf had a strong start to the fall season and 2023-24 campaign. The team, which held the top spot in the Golfweek preseason rankings, is expected to compete again for the national championship this spring. On the seven-women roster, seniors Rachel Heck and Sadie Englemann, juniors Caroline Sturdza and Yu Wen Lu, sophomores…

  • Senior Spotlight: Caitie Baird on her final season and her future

    Throughout her final season on the women’s volleyball team, redshirt senior Caitie Baird has proven to be a standout player and leader on and off the field as volleyball chases their tenth NCAA Championship Title. Baird received a plethora of awards: three-time Pac-12 Champion (2019, 2022, 2023), AVCA All-America second team (2021), VolleyballMag.com All America…

  • Cardinal soar over Eagles at new season high

    Stanford men’s basketball (3-1, 0-0 Pac-12) scored a season-high 95 points in its victory against Eastern Washington (0-4, 0-0 Big Sky) Friday evening, after a Tuesday loss to Santa Clara (5-0, 0-0 WCC). Despite two key players — senior forward Brandon Angel and fifth-year forward Spencer Jones — sitting out due to hand and wrist…