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Tally Buckstaff
Position: Skipper / Crew
Year: Senior
Hometown: Belvedere, CA
High School: Redwood
Major: Human Biology

As a Senior (2013-2014)

  • Helped Stanford sail to a first-place finish the Boston Dinghy Cup after placing first in division-C (April 20)
  • One of four crew members to help Stanford finish first at the Lynne Marchiando Regatta (March 30)
  • One of five members to lead Stanford to a third-place finish at the Aaron Szambecki Team Race (March 23)
  • One of three crew members to earn Stanford a first-place result at the St. Mary’s Team Race (March 9)
  • Competed in the McIntyre Team Race, helping Stanford finish first and sweep all 18 races (March 2)
  • Sailed to a third-place finish in division-A to help Stanford finish first at the North #2 (Feb. 9)
  • Finished fourth at the North #1 in division-A to guide Stanford to a first-place finish (Feb. 9)
  • First-place finish in division-B with 124 points at the Navy Fall Intersectional to help lead team to a fifth-place finish (Oct. 20)
  • Helped lead team to a sixth-place finish at the SMC Fall Interconference regatta with a sixth-place finish in division-A with 158 points (Sept. 28)

As a Junior (2012-2013)

  • Part of the Cardinal’s first-ever semifinal victory at ICSA Coed National Championship semifinals
  • Helped Stanford collect two PCCSC titles in the fall (coed and team)
  • Led Stanford to first No. 1 ranking in program history with win at ICSA Coed National Championship semifinals
  • Saw action in nine races
  • Third at Thompson Trophy, finishing second in B-Division with Mateo Vargas at skipper
  • Second (11-5) at Southern New England Team Race
  • Won Aaron Szambecki Team Race (11-3)
  • Won John Jackson Memorial Team Race (9-1 overall, 7-0 in first round)
  • Fourth at Bob Bavier Team Race (7-5 against top-ranked opponents)

As a Sophomore (2011-2012)

  • Part of a conference-first six league titles during academic year (won PCCSC team race)
  • Eighth at ICSA Team National Championship
  • Finished third by going a combined 21-9 at the St. Mary's College of Maryland team race
  • Crewed five events, winning the PCCSC Fall Championship with Mateo Vargas
  • Second at Boston Dinghy Cup with Vargas at skipper
  • Fourth at Navy Women's Regatta with Molly McKinney at skipper

As a Freshman (2010-2011)

  • Skippered three regattas (all in B-Division) while racing four times
  • Won division, fourth overall at North #1
  • Seventh at Stoney Burke and Navy Fall Women's

The Buckstaff File

  • Won back-to-back NorCal Championships (2009, 2010)
  • Won 2010 NorCal Team Racing Championship
  • Twice awarded high school’s top sailor award
  • Bob and Bettie Potter Award (team’s most improved sailor in junior season)
  • 2008 San Francisco Yacht Club Top 420 Skipper
  • 2007 San Francisco Yacht Club Sportsmanship Award
  • Competed for U.S. at 2007 Optimist British Nationals
  • Member of prep track, cross country and dance teams
  • Daughter of Daniel and Kathleen Buckstaff
  • Father was All-American skipper at Stanford
  • Mother was All-American crew at Stanford
  • Two younger brothers, Scott and Williams