Tag: Cardinal

  • Cardinal crush Utah and Colorado to remain undefeated

    No. 3 Stanford women’s soccer (12-0-1, 5-0-0 Pac-12) brought home all six points from their road trip, coming back against No. 25 Colorado (10-3-1, 2-2-1 Pac-12) and Utah (5-4-5, 1-2-2 Pac-12) to keep their outstanding undefeated season alive. In their game against the Buffaloes on Thursday, the Cardinal went down early, conceding a grass-cutting shot…

  • Cardinal soar over Huskies and Cougars

    No. 3 Stanford women’s volleyball (13-2, 6-0 Pac-12) continued its incredible season with a 3-1 win against the University of Washington (11-6, 2-4 Pac-12) and a 3-1 victory over No. 4 Washington State (15-2, 5-1 Pac-12). With strong showing in back-to-back games against top competitors, Stanford closed the weekend with a seven-game winning streak. The…

  • USWNT and Cardinal eliminated from World Cup in nailbiter

    This article is part of a series on the 2023 World Cup. Read coverage of previous games here. After a scoreless extra time period versus Sweden, it all came down to a penalty shootout.  Three Cardinal stepped up for the U.S. but only one found the back of the net. That proved to be the…

  • USWNT narrowly escape elimination, Cardinal remain in title contention

    This article is part of a series on the 2023 World Cup. Read coverage of previous games here. It’s less than two weeks into the Women’s World Cup (WWC) and five Cardinal remain standing — barely.  If it wasn’t for a margin of inches in Auckland, no Stanford player would be left in the tournament. …

  • Former Cardinal struggle in 2nd round of World Cup games

    This article is part of a series on the 2023 World Cup. Read coverage of the opening games here. The second round of World Cup games largely proved to be lackluster, if not disappointing, for the Cardinal. When faced with adversity, the USWNT could not finish last Wednesday in Wellington. In the 9th minute of…

  • Cardinal soar over Eagles at new season high

    Stanford men’s basketball (3-1, 0-0 Pac-12) scored a season-high 95 points in its victory against Eastern Washington (0-4, 0-0 Big Sky) Friday evening, after a Tuesday loss to Santa Clara (5-0, 0-0 WCC). Despite two key players — senior forward Brandon Angel and fifth-year forward Spencer Jones — sitting out due to hand and wrist…

  • Cardinal bleed Mustangs dry: Women’s basketball leans in youth for Cal Poly rout

    No. 6 Stanford (3-0, 0-0 Pac-12) defeated Cal Poly (1-4, 0-0 Big West) 86-32 in a routine win at Maples Pavilion Thursday night. Head coach Tara VanDerveer entrusted her younger stars with a sizable role in the game, which was a foregone victory after only one quarter.  But Stanford’s dominance was not immediately apparent from…

  • Cardinal can’t tread past Bears in Big Splash

    No. 4 Stanford men’s water polo (14-7, 2-4 MPSF) floundered during their third battle against No. 2 California (19-4, 3-3 MPSF) Saturday at Spieker Aquatics Center in Berkeley, California. The Big Splash, a competition between the Bears and the Cardinal, was held on Nov. 11 following two other season matchups earlier this fall. The Cardinal…

  • Cardinal freshmen glide over Pepperdine Waves to NCAA tournament win

    No. 6 Stanford women’s soccer (16-0-4, 8-0-3 Pac-12) conquered the Pepperdine Waves (9-5-5, 6-2 WCC) in a 3-0 shutout on Friday. The Cardinal entered the NCAA tournament undefeated and with plenty of national attention. Although the Waves presented aggressive opposing attackers to the fray, the Cardinal’s potent combination of veterans and newbies prevailed.  After controlling…

  • Cardinal conquers Washington State, winning 10-7

    With less than six minutes left, senior kicker Joshua Karty scored a 31-yard field goal, allowing Stanford (3-6, 2-5 Pac-12) to surge ahead and defeat Washington State (4-5, 1-5, Pac-12) in a 10-7 victory.  This was the first time that Stanford has held a conference opponent to single-digit points on the road since 2012, as…