Cardinal fans know that the team reaches out to the community in various ways, but the media doesn't often report those activities. So, it was a pleasure to find a report of one in the San Carlos Patch:
Stanford women's basketball coach Tara VanDerveer and her number-one ranked Cardinal team fired up the students at Ralston Middle School Wednesday with some awesome ball handling drills and advice on teamwork, respect and appreciation. Read more...
By the way, Ralston counselor Teresa Bergin, who invited the team to Ralston, is Clare Bodensteiner's mother.
These are a few of the photos that accompany the article: