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International Star claims Louisiana Derby

...stakes, International Star outgamed the Todd Pletcher-trained Stanford on Saturday afternoon in a battle down the stretch before...enough at the head of the stretch to engage the pace-setting Stanford. The final time of 1:50 and 3/5ths, while unspectacular...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-28/international-star-claims-lo
Notre Dame women are headed back to Final Four after beating Baylor

...and reach its fifth consecutive Final Four.Allen, who scored a career-high 28 points in the regional semifinal win over Stanford on Friday, followed that by making 10 of 16 shots and dropping seven assists. She was named the Most Outstanding Player of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-03-29/notre-dame-women-are-headed-back-
Gamecock women edge Tar Heels to reach Elite Eight

...year, though on the opposite coast at Stanford.The Gamecocks entered as a No. 1 seed...up with the winner. Notre Dame 81, Stanford 60OKLAHOMA CITY - Lindsay Allen scored...to help top-seed Notre Dame defeat Stanford 81-60 in the NCAA women's Sweet 16...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-27/gamecock-women-edge-tar-h
Baylor women back in Elite Eight after victory over Iowa

...Nina Davis added 20 points and Niya Johnson had 16 assists for the No. 2-seed Lady Bears (33-3), who will face the Stanford-Notre Dame winner on Sunday.Agbuke finished with 12 rebounds for Baylor, which outrebounded the Hawkeyes 45-35. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-27/baylor-women-back-elite-e
Horse racing roundup: Materiality takes Florida Derby, remains unbeaten

...before surging in front down the final stretch and beating Stanford by a neck. His winning time in the 1 1/8-mile race was...in January and the Grade II Risen Star Stakes in February.Stanford returned $7 and $4.80, and War Story paid $2.80.UAE...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-03-28/horse-racing-roundup
Texas coach gets another shot at top-ranked UConn

...Aston said. "We haven't played them in a long time. Our schedule will help us somewhat because we have seen Tennessee, Stanford, Baylor three times. I think there are some things we can reflect back on."UConn is no stranger to the Sweet 16, having...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-27/texas-coach-gets-another-
Old ACC foes Maryland, Duke set to square off in women's Sweet 16 matchup

...Frese has fond memories of playing in Spokane even if her previous trip here with the Terrapins ended in an Elite Eight loss to Stanford.When Maryland was a No. 1 seed in 2008, Frese had just given birth to her twin boys. Her sons are now 7 years old and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-27/old-acc-foes-maryland-duk
Gamecocks women are ready for next step in NCAA women's tourney against Tar Heels

...and saw their NCAA runs end there.South Carolina needed to pull off a major upset three years ago to get past top-seeded Stanford in Fresno, Calif.A year ago, though, it was the top-seeded Gamecocks who were upended by North Carolina.Now, it's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-25/gamecocks-women-are-ready
Google hires woman as new CFO, luring Morgan Stanley exec from Wall St. to Silicon Valley

...physicist who spent 26 years working at Stanford University, where she received her undergraduate...relations in 1979.She also sits on Stanford's board of trustees with two members...John Hennessy. Hennessy, who is also Stanford's president, is Google's lead independent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-24/google-hires-woman-new-cfo
Women's tournament attendance up overall, but some power teams lag

...the rest of the season.The Blue Devils weren't alone.Stanford and Connecticut also had sparse crowds. The Cardinal had an...more than a thousand fans below its average of 3,693.Stanford failed to reach 3,000 fans at home four times this season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-24/womens-tournament-attenda