For just the second time this year, the No. 8 men’s volleyball team was defeated in Maples. No. 6 Pepperdine claimed the 3-0 decision, taking advantage of Stanford’s anemic gameplay.
The outdoor track and field season kicks off on Friday with the two-day Hornet Invitational at Sacramento State. Stanford will be represented by a mix of throwers, jumpers and sprinters including a number of notable veterans and freshman standouts.
Stanford men’s basketball is scheduled to play in the 2019 Hall of Fame Classic next season in Kansas City, Missouri. The Cardinal will be joined by Butler, Missouri and Oklahoma for the two-day tournament at Kansas City’s Sprint Center on Nov. 25-26.
On Saturday afternoon, No. 2 Stanford women’s water polo (12-1, 2-0 MPSF) returned to form by besting No. 9 Arizona State (9-7, 0-1 MPSF) 10-7 in its first game against a ranked opponent since a tough loss to No. 1 USC.
Two-seed No. 7 Stanford left Las Vegas with hardware and a net after a 64-57 victory over one seed No. 6 Oregon in the Pac-12 Championship.
In its first games of conference play this season, No. 15 Stanford women’s lacrosse (5-2, 1-1 Pac-12) split a two-game home set over the weekend, bouncing back from a 19-11 blowout loss to No. 23 Colorado (3-3, 2-0 Pac-12) with a convincing 15-8 victory over Oregon (2-5, 0-2 Pac-12).
In former head coach John Vandemoer’s final weekend at the helm of Stanford sailing, the co-ed squad won St. Mary’s Team Race InterConference — only to see the woman’s squad place 12th out of 18 in the Navy Women’s Spring Regatta.
For the first time in program history, the No. 24 Stanford men’s wrestling team won the Pac-12 tournament at Tempe, Arizona.