Athletics

  • A leadership fumble

    A leadership fumble

    Ann Skeet, 3 Oct 2014

    Director of Leadership Ethics Ann Skeet counts the ways NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has missed leadership opportunities, including the latest crisis over domestic violence.

  • Football returns to Santa Clara

    Football returns to Santa Clara

    Ann Killion, 26 Sep 2014

    Six decades ago, Tony Morabito ’31 brought pro football to the Bay Area. Now the San Francisco 49ers have come to play where that dream began—and where they’ve been training for the past 15 years.

    Fall 2014

  • Big serve

    Big serve

    Sam Scott ’96, 26 Sep 2014

    From lobs to labs, Katie Le ’14 has had the magic touch.

  • A man of character

    A man of character

    Mike Wise, 21 Aug 2014

    In 2006, Mike Carey '71 decided to stand up for his beliefs, even though it might jeopardize his career as an NFL referee.

  • Sweet home Chicago

    Sweet home Chicago

    Sam Scott '96, 11 Jul 2014

    In her debut with the Red Stars, Julie Johnston ’14 scores the game-winner.

  • A white-hot streak with the Whitecaps

    A white-hot streak with the Whitecaps

    Sam Scott '96, 10 Jul 2014

    Erik Hurtado ’13 is proving himself to be more than blazing speed—as his second year with the Vancouver Whitecaps comes to a close, he's fired ball after ball into the net with highlight-reel style.

  • Fairway hits

    Fairway hits

    Sam Scott '96, 15 Jun 2014

    Tyler Kertson ’17 and Annie Freman ’17 each bring home WCC Freshman of the Year.

    Summer 2014

  • Breaking records on the maplewood

    Breaking records on the maplewood

    Sam Scott '96, 15 Jun 2014

    Scoring 40 points in one game. And besting Steve Nash’s freshman year.

    Summer 2014

  • Dance like everybody’s watching

    Dance like everybody’s watching

    Jack Bowen, 13 May 2014

    Author and coach Jack Bowen discovers the beauty of taking risks within a framework of trust, even when everyone is watching.

  • Another pull

    Another pull

    Sam Scott '96, 15 Apr 2014

    Muscle and oar and what moves them: day after day after day in the early morning hours, with men’s crew coach Jay Farwell ’94, J.D. ’01.

    Spring 2014