Athletics

  • What makes a champion?

    What makes a champion?

    Jerry Smith & Ronnie Lott, 22 Oct 2014

    Football Hall of Famer Ronnie Lott in conversation with Jerry Smith, head coach of SCU women’s soccer.

  • Football returns to Santa Clara

    Football returns to Santa Clara

    Ann Killion, 15 Oct 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

  • Build it and they will come

    Build it and they will come

    Sam Scott ’96, 15 Oct 2014

    Building the first football stadium in California in 50 years—and making it a Silicon Valley icon—was both a marathon and a sprint for Jonathan Harvey ’91 and Devcon Construction.

    Fall 2014

  • Use your head

    Use your head

    Jack Bowen, 15 Oct 2014

    Examining the ethics of football concussions

    Fall 2014

  • Big serve

    Big serve

    Sam Scott ’96, 15 Oct 2014

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

    Fall 2014

  • 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.

  • 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