The No. 5 Cardinal (21-5, 14-3 Pac-12) played arguably its most dominant match of the season in handling the Huskies (23-2, 15-2).
Usually a three-set victory suggests a dominant performance by the team coming out on top. Yet Stanford’s women’s volleyball team played one of its worst… Continue Reading »
Having just grinded out a four-set victory over UCLA after a five-set marathon defeat to No. 4 USC, the Stanford’s women’s volleyball team will not get a break this weekend. The Cardinal begins a four-match road trip tonight against the Colorado Buffaloes in Boulder, Colo., where the Buffs are undefeated in five conference matches this season — with three of those wins coming against ranked opponents.
Going into its Oct. 4 matchup against USC in Los Angeles, the Stanford women’s volleyball team had not been swept in 55 consecutive matches — a streak dating back to Oct. 29, 2011. But in a matter of 92 minutes, the Trojans ended the run by defeating the Cardinal in three sets.
The Stanford women’s volleyball team, after starting the season with the high but attainable goal of becoming national champions has fallen to 13-4 on the… Continue Reading »
Having swept both of its matches last weekend with both defense and offense in sync, now is as good a time as any for Stanford’s women’s volleyball team to embark on one of its most difficult road trips of the year.