Cindy Leonard (C and R)


Stanford, California

About C and R:

Two basketball teammates who talk about the Stanford Women's Basketball games and women's sports issues, among other things.

C and R's Favorite Sports:

Basketball, USA Basketball, W College Hoops, WNBA, Boardsports, Bodyboard, Olympics, Summer Games, Winter Games, Soccer, W. College Soccer, Softball, Volleyball

C and R's blog is a member of the Women Talk Sports Network:

C and R's Stanford Women's Basketball Blog

Two basketball teammates who talk about the Stanford Women's Basketball games and women's sports issues, among other things.

WNBA All-Star Sister Weekend
Back in April when Chiney Ogwumike was drafted number one by the Connecticut Sun, she and her sister, Nneka Ogwumike made history. They were the first pair of siblings in the WNBA to be drafted number one. Heck, let’s take that a step further to sho...[Read on]
Stanford Gets the Same Results Against UConn
They say the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. With Stanford going to the Final Four six times in seven years and coming up empty handed, you could call head coach Tara Vanderveer Insane&he...[Read on]
Stanford Beats North Carolina, Back in the Final Four
There is a cheer the Stanford band does. Two X plus 4, where X is your score. It is a brainiac cheer. It would be chanted, for example, when one team has 9 points and the other team has 22 points. Two times 9 is 18, add four and you get 22. It is pointing...[Read on]
Stanford Beats South Dakota, Advances
Well round one is done and in the books. The Stanford Women’s Basketball team with the #2 seed, beat #15 seed South Dakota 81-62 to advance to the round of 32 (which needs a cute nickname). One more win puts them back in the familiar territory of Ma...[Read on]
Stanford Upset by USC in Pac-12 Tourney
For the first time in the history of the Pac-12 Women’ Basketball tournament, the championship game will not include a Stanford team. Stanford fell to USC 72-68 in the semis of the Pac-12 Tournament.Stanford Loses to USC in the Pac-12 Tourney (AP Ph...[Read on]
Stanford Survives, Beats Colorado
This was an ugly game. The only consolidation was the score, with The Stanford Women’s Basketball team putting together a better second half then the first, beating Colorado in the Pac-12 Tournament quarterfinal by a score of 69-54 Stanford is lucky...[Read on]
Stanford Whips Washington
This was supposed to be the grudge match. The Stanford Women’s Basketball Team needed to avenge its only Pac-12 loss vs. Washington, and since Washington was coming to Stanford’s house, no way were they going to let a loss happen again.One thi...[Read on]
Stanford Starts Slow, Beats UCLA
The Stanford Women’s Basketball Team has a new norm in Pac-12 play. Start slow, let the other team build a lead, take the lead mostly on the back of Chiney Ogwumike, and pull out a win.The latest victim was UCLA, which Stanford beat65-56 at Pauley P...[Read on]
Stanford Comes Back From 19, Beats USC
So, this was little too close for comfort. I know, wisdom says the Stanford Women’s Basketball Team will learn more from falling behind by 19 and coming back and beating USC by five (64-59) then a huge blow out, but what about C and R’s weak h...[Read on]
NCAA Basketball: Stanford Stuffs Arizona
Coming off a rare Pac-12 loss, everyone, including C and R, was curious to see how the Stanford Women’s Basketball team would respond. Well, if it is a Tara VanDerveer coached team, you know it will be with intensity and focus. And Valentine’s...[Read on]