Playing for the Afghan national soccer team, which took to the field against all odds, opened Santa Clara recruit Hailai Arghandiwal's eyes to the privilege she's experienced growing up in the United States.
At the Cardinal's postseason gala, coach Tara VanDerveer acknowledges the team's great accomplishments -- a 79-game home winning streak, five straight Final Fours -- then asks who will step up to keep it going.
In this week's installment of our behind-the-scenes look at the Cardinal: Senior Grace Mashore has seen precious little playing time in four years, but her hard work and heart have not gone unnoticed. She's a fan favorite at Maples.
In what's shaping up as the Year of Griner, Nneka Ogwumike and her career-high 42 points against Tennessee on Tuesday served as a reminder that she's also a legitimate national player of the year candidate.