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Friday Jul 25 | Patch.com

Moraga Native & Olympian Heather Petri To Speak at Lafayette Library Next Week

Announcement from the Lafayette Library and Learning Center : Moraga-born and raised Heather Petri is one of the most decorated female water polo players in the world, and she will visit on Tuesday, July 29, at 5 p.m. in the Community Hall, as part of the Authors and Athletes Family Series.

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Related Topix: Sports, Heather Petri, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Swimming

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

5 Aquatic Sport Headlines You Might Have Missed

PHOENIX, Arizona, July 21. THE past seven days was filled with more headlines about news happening outside the pool instead of in it, though plenty of notable names raced well over the weekend.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Park Tae-Hwan, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Betsey Armstrong, Summer Olympics

Palo Alto Weekly

Stanford grads help NYAC men, women win water polo titles

For the second straight year, the New York Athletic Club men and women won gold at the US Open of Water Polo, which finished up Sunday in Southern California.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Tony Azevedo, Peter Varellas, Sports, Olympics, Annika Dries, Summer Olympics, Jessica Steffens, Brenda Villa

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Nation+world: Vincenzo Nibali keeps lead in Stage 12 of Tour de France

Alexander Kristoff won the 12th stage of the Tour de France in a sprint, and Vincenzo Nibali retained the yellow jersey.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Vincenzo Nibali, Summer Olympics, Alexander Kristoff, Tour de France, Cycling, Betsey Armstrong

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Palo Alto Weekly

Current, ex-Stanford athletes set for US Open of Water Polo

A total of 18 USA Water Polo Olympians headline a loaded field of competitors for this weekend's US Open of Water Polo, taking place at four locations in Southern California.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Tony Azevedo, Peter Varellas, Sports, Melissa Seidemann, Olympics, Annika Dries, Summer Olympics, Jessica Steffens, Brenda Villa

Palo Alto Weekly

It's all in the family when it comes to this NCAA title streak

Stanford senior Emily Dorst and her father, Chris, are water polo bookends to Stanford's streak of winning at least one NCAA title for 38 straight years.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Brenda Villa, Olympics, Summer Olympics, California High School Sports, High School Sports

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Most Decorated Goalie in Women's Water Polo History Betsey Armstrong Retires

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California, July 17. BETSEY Armstrong, the most decorated goalkeeper in international women's water polo history, has announced her retirement from the USA Water Polo Women's National Team.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Betsey Armstrong, Summer Olympics

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Palo Alto Weekly

Stanford grad, U.S. women's polo team earn USOC honors

Top performances throughout June earned Stanford grad Eddie Penev Athlete of the Month recognition, while the U.S. Women's Senior National Water Polo Team received Team of the Month honors, the United States Olympic Committee announced Monday.

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Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, U.S. Women's Open, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Maggie Steffens, Summer Olympics, Swimming, Elle Logan

Mon Jul 07, 2014

USC Trojans

2015 USC Athletic Hall Of Fame Class Announced

Alphabetically, the 2015 inductees are: Byron Black , Pete Carroll , Jack Del Rio , John Hamilton , Isabelle Harvey , Joe Jares , Jimmy Jones , Dave Levy , Harold Miner , Aniko Pelle , Mark Prior , Kristine Quance-Julian , Don Quarrie , Jennifer Rosales , Tim Rossovich and Bob Yoder .

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Aniko Pelle, Olympic Track And Field, Swimming

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Daily Mail

Tyson Gay returns from one-year drugs ban in Lausanne

Former world 100 metres champion Tyson Gay makes his return from a one-year drugs ban in Lausanne on Thursday night against two US relay team-mates who could yet lose their Olympic medal as a result of his cheating.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Tyson Gay, Summer Olympics, Justin Gatlin, Ryan Bailey, Yohan Blake, James Dasaolu

People's Daily Online

'Naked officials' being uncovered

Campaign against corruption brings into focus people in positions of responsibility whose families are living overseas.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Lei Zhang, Olympic Volleyball, Olympics, Summer Olympics

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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