The No. 4 Stanford women’s tennis team will take on the No. 9 Texas Longhorns this Saturday at noon in a home dual match at the Taube Family Tennis Stadium. Last week, Stanford cruised past No. 6 Vanderbilt 6-1 at home in a rematch of the 2018 NCAA championship.
A 25-match unbeaten streak in collegiate tennis is unheard of, and yet Stanford women’s tennis (5-1) maintained that streak for over a year before a narrow defeat by Georgia last week.
A cool-headed Alanna Smith goes in for a game-winning, left-handed layup to rally No. 10 Stanford from 15 points down to topple the unranked Trojans 69-67 at USC’s Galen Center in LA on Sunday. Smith topped off the game with 23 points and 12 rebounds to help Stanford (21-4, 11-3 Pac-12) beat USC (15-10, 5-9) in the second game of the weekend for women’s basketball.
Last Saturday at Berkeley, the No. 2 Stanford men’s gymnastics team recorded a convincing 415.800-404.00 win over No. 9 California, with the highlight of the event coming when the Cardinal recorded the best pommel horse score in the nation this year (69.000) despite being ranked eighth in the category.
After a rocky start to their conference season earlier this winter, men’s basketball (11-10, 4-5 Pac-12) seem to be gaining ground with their recent exploits both at home and away.