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Track Our Local Athletes Through the Games

Track Our Local Athletes Through the Games

See how our local athletes are faring at the Rio 2016 summer games

Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 05:31 PM PDT

Men's Basketball: US Beats Spain, Heads to Gold Medal Game

Men's Basketball: US Beats Spain, Heads to Gold Medal Game

The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team is still a little better than Spain. One more win and the Americans are again the best in the world. The U.S. advanced to its third straight gold-medal game, beating...

Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 at 11:26 AM PDT

Santa Cruz's Katie Zaferes Finishes 18th in Rio Triathlon

Santa Cruz's Katie Zaferes Finishes 18th in Rio Triathlon

Gold: Gwen Jorgensen, United States

Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 05:02 PM PDT

Zaccardi: U.S. Women's Water Polo Dynasty Comes to Fruition Winning Back-to-back Olympic Golds

Zaccardi: U.S. Women's Water Polo Dynasty Comes to Fruition Winning Back-to-back Olympic Golds

RIO DE JANEIRO – Imagine this scene last winter. Maggie Steffens, the leader of the U.S. women’s water polo team that holds every major international title, stands and reads from two pieces of paper, with tears...

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 11:09 PM PDT

Gold Medalist DiRado Returns Home, Speaks to Students

Gold Medalist DiRado Returns Home, Speaks to Students

Olympic champion and Stanford swimmer Maya DiRado returned to her hometown of Santa Rosa and brought excitement to her former high school.

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 07:30 PM PDT

Stanford Star Injured, US Women's Volleyball Falls to Serbia

Stanford Star Injured, US Women's Volleyball Falls to Serbia

Leaning over, hands on her knees and cheering at every chance, injured U.S. star Foluke Akinradewo could only watch. The top-ranked Americans had fought back to force a fifth set against Serbia before falling...

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