On Saturday, No. 22 Stanford field hockey (14-6, 5-1 America East) was knocked out of the conference tournament in the semifinal game against No. 18 Maine (16-4, 5-3 America East) with a 0-3 decision. The Cardinal, thrown off by the Black Bears’ early lead, could not secure a goal despite taking more shots and ramping up the pressure in the second half. The Black Bears went on to the final match of the tournament but lost to No. 1 Albany (16-4, 6-2 America East) with a 0-2 result.
No. 22 Stanford field hockey (14-5, 5-1 America East) triumphed over the University of New Hampshire (6-12, 3-5 America East) in a close 4-3 quarterfinal game in the America East conference tournament. The Cardinal started off strong with a 2-0 lead at the end of the first half, but the Wildcats retaliated with a hat trick of their own. Stanford was finally able to secure the victory after a late-game finisher by freshman defender Molly Redgrove.
This past Friday, No. 21 Stanford Field Hockey (13-5, 5-1 America East) lost 1-2 to Pacific (10-7, 4-1 America East) at Varsity Turf in the final game of the regular season. The Cardinal have had quite the run against the Tigers so far, beating them 2-1 back in September and 4-2 in mid-October.
No. 21 Stanford field hockey (13-4, 5-0 America East) gears up for the last game of their regular season against Pacific (9-7, 3-2 America East) this Friday at 7pm on the Varsity Turf.
No. 20 Stanford Field Hockey (12-4, 4-0 America East) travels today for a clash against UC Davis (6-11, 0-5 America East), marking the second game between the two teams during the regular season. Last time these two met, the Cardinal wiped the floor with a 5-0 victory, also securing the 130th career victory for Stanford head coach Tara Danielson. This entire season has been chock-full of glory for the indomitable Cardinal, and the squad currently holds a four-game winning streak.
On Sunday, No. 20 Stanford Field Hockey (12-4, 4-0 America East) beat Cal (5-10, 2-3 America East) in the second of two matches between the rivals this season. Sunday’s game was a case of déjà vu, as the Cardinal first bested the Golden Bears 3-2 at Berkeley two weeks ago, and then did the same yesterday; Stanford has won 11 of the past 13 games against Cal.
No. 21 Stanford field hockey (10-4, 2-0 America East) claimed victory against No. 29 William and Mary (7-5, 3-0 CAA) in an intense 4-3 shootout on Monday afternoon at the Varsity Turf. Coming off of a triumphant 3-2 win over their cross-bay rival competitor, No. 26 Cal (3-9, 0-2 America East), the Cardinal restarts another game winning streak with two back-to-back wins.
No. 21 Stanford field hockey (9-4, 2-0 America East) is hosting a game against No. 29 William & Mary (7-4, 3-0 CAA) today at 3:00 p.m. The Cardinal are coming off of a dramatic 3-2 victory over their arch-nemesis, No. 29 Cal (3-9, 0-2 America East). The Cardinal executed a flurry of superb performances this past Saturday, including…