Gold Medalist Sisters To Be Honored In Their Hometown of DanvilleDanville community members will host a celebration in honor of the Olympic gold medallist Steffens Sisters who return home from London this weekend...
Bay Area Women Lead U.S. Water Polo To GoldMaggie Steffens was the team's best player at these Games, scoring 21 for the tournament and five in Thursday's final. She gave the team the go-ahead score, at 3-2, with 5:36 left in the half. The U.S. would not relinquish that lead.
Cal Grad Adrian Wins Thrilling 100-Meter Freestyle FinalAdrian, a 23-year-old largely overshadowed by American stars such as Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte, made a name for himself by winning the 100-meter Olympic freestyle Wednesday. He lunged to the wall to edge James "The Missile" Magnussen by one-hundredth of a second - the slighest margin possible.
Olympic Spoilers Becoming Difficult To Avoid OnlineLots of people want to go home at night and watch the marquee Olympic events, but in this digitally connected age, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to avoid online spoilers.
Stanford Water Polo Player Scores 7 Goals In Olympic WinIn her Olympic debut, the 19-year-old Californian scored seven goals—six in the first half alone—and the U.S. women’s water polo team survived a pesky Hungarian squad to win its opening match Monday at the London Games 14-13.
Belvedere Man Is Oldest Living Olympic Gold Medalist98-year old Alex Tarics particpated in the Berlin games in 1936, helping the Hungarian team win gold in water polo.
HealthWatch: Cal Doctor To Lead London Olympic U.S. Medical TeamAt the U.C. Berkeley Tang Urgent Care Center, Dr. Cindy Chang takes care of the sick and injured. But soon, the Cal physician will be taking care of the health and well-being of a very elite group of athletes: the 525 Americans who will be competing in the upcoming London Olympics.
Benicia-Based Children’s Choir To Perform At London OlympicsA group of Bay Area children will be heading to the London Summer Olympics this summer—not for athletic competition, but for vocal performances.
San Jose Hosts Olympic Gymnastics TrialsGymnastics fans and Olympics enthusiasts from across the country have their attention fixed on San Jose, where the 2012 U.S. Olympics Trials for gymnastics began Thursday.
San Jose Athlete Could Be 1st Openly Gay Male Gymnast On US Olympic TeamIf Josh Dixon makes the cut at the US Olympic team trials in San Jose on Thursday, he could also make history as the first openly gay gymnast to compete at the Olympics.