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  1. Local digest: Longtime Stanford diving coach Rick Schavone is retiringRead the original story

    Thursday | Contra Costa Times

    Schavone, a four-time NCAA coach of the year with a doctoral degree in sports psychology, never competed in diving.

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  2. Pizarro: San Jose school makes blankets for needy kidsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Contra Costa Times

    Students and staff members at St. John Vianney School in East San Jose turned a generous spirit into reality this week with a project to provide blankets for children in need.

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  3. Stanford's Chiney Ogwumike is WNBA's top overall draft pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Contra Costa Times

    Stanford star Chiney Ogwumike became the top overall pick in the WNBA draft Monday, two years after sister Nneka was taken first by the Los Angeles Sparks.

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  4. Ogwumike wins Wooden AwardRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Contra Costa Times

    Stanford's Chiney Ogwumike won the John R. Wooden Award as college basketball's female player of the year Friday night.

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  5. Local digest: Stanford's Chiney Ogwumike wins Wooden AwardRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Contra Costa Times

    She received the award Friday night at the Los Angeles Athletic Club. Her coach, Tara VanDerveer, and her sister, Nneka of the WNBA's Los Angeles Sparks, were on hand.

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  6. Roadshow: SUV bashing has eased; electric cars are new targetRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Contra Costa Times

    Q Gas prices are rising again. What do you bet that the biggest complaint will come from SUV drivers who drive solo to work every day? I think for every complaint you get, you should ask what they drive and how far their daily commute is.

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  7. Stanford softball team loses 18-12 slugfest to ArizonaRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Contra Costa Times

    No. 10 Arizona scored eight times in the bottom of the fifth inning en route to an 18-12 softball victory over No.

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  8. Purdy: Stanford women's basketball fights 'bad' imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Contra Costa Times

    No, said forward Mikaela Ruef, one of the roster's tougher members. No. The answer is no.

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  9. Amber Orrange is Stanford's quiet leaderRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Contra Costa Times

    Amber Orrange sat stoically in the Stanford locker room this week shortly after her team defeated North Carolina to reach the women's Final Four in Nashville, Tenn.

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  10. Bonny Zanardi:Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Contra Costa Times

    The Left Coast Annual Juried Exhibition opens with a reception from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Sanchez Art Center.

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  11. Stanford's new school for aspiring retirees to mold satisfying second careersRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Contra Costa Times

    Stanford University is looking for a new kind of student: proven leaders, with 20 to 30 years of work experience, seeking to reinvent their futures.

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  12. Stanford University to construct water recovery testing center on campusRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Inside Bay Area

    Construction will begin in May for a $3.5 million water recovery testing center at Stanford University, partly funded by a Santa Cruz couple.

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  13. UConn expects a fight from Stanford women in Final FourRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Contra Costa Times

    Stanford and Connecticut coaches gave it their best shot Wednesday to dispel the notion that the 2014 women's Final Four is a two-school event.

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  14. Stanford women made big leap, UConn coach Geno Auriemma saysRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Contra Costa Times

    Connecticut coach Geno Auriemma understands the challenge at the women's Final Four this weekend in Nashville, Tenn., after watching Stanford's Elite Eight victory.

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  15. Stanford beats North Carolina, earns trip to Final FourRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Contra Costa Times

    Stanford is headed back to the Women's Final Final after a surviving Tuesday night against inspired North Carolina in the regional championship at Maples Pavilion.

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  16. Thompson: Stanford women display depthRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Contra Costa Times

    Chiney Ogwumike suggested she wanted to be marginalized in a complete team performance.

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  17. Stanford's Chiney Ogwumike named AP All-American againRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Contra Costa Times

    Senior forward Chiney Ogwumike was named to the Associated Press All-America first team Tuesday, ahead of Stanford's regional final showdown against North Carolina.

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  18. Stanford women's basketball notebook: Stanford has big challenge in Elite Eight vs. North CarolinaRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Contra Costa Times

    The Tar Heels hope to start three freshmen, a sophomore and a junior Tuesday night in an Elite Eight game against second-seeded Stanford in Maples Pavilion.

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  19. No. 2 seed Stanford ready for No. 4 North Carolina, which might not have leading scorerRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Contra Costa Times

    North Carolina lost its coach just before the season when Sylvia Hatchell temporarily stepped aside after being diagnosed with leukemia.

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  20. NCAA women's basketball: Stanford advances to Elite EightRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | Contra Costa Times

    Penn State had the height and the Big Ten's all-time scorer. But Chiney Ogwumike and her Stanford cohorts had the will Sunday.

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