No. 7 Stanford men’s soccer (8-1-2, 2-1-1 Pac-12) broke out of a three-game slump to hand UCLA (5-5-1, 1-3-0 Pac-12) its first loss in three matches 1-0 in Westwood. The Bruins have not beaten the Cardinal in the past eleven meetings.
No. 7 Stanford men’s soccer (7-1-2, 1-1-1 Pac-12) will head south for two Pac-12 matchups versus UCLA (5-4-1, 1-2-0 Pac-12) and San Diego State (3-5-1, 0-3-0 Pac-12) this weekend. These games are key for the Cardinal because the men have not claimed a win in their last three games.
Referee Baldomero Toledo sent off Stanford’s junior outside back and captain Logan Panchot in the 72nd minute. At the time, the Cardinal were down a goal to the Beavers at home and looked to suffer their second consecutive defeat.
Despite a slow start, No. 1 men’s soccer (7-0, 1-0 Pac-12) exploded for three second-half goals in a win over San Jose State (0-7, 0-0 WAC) last night. This is the best starting record for the Cardinal since 2002. At halftime, a 0-0 scoreline felt eerily similar to the 2018 season opener — the most…
Despite trailing for the first time this season, No. 2 men’s soccer (6-0, 1-0 Pac-12) came away with a 2-1 comeback win over Cal (3-2-1, 0-1 Pac-12) on Friday to open conference play.
No. 3 men’s soccer (5-0, 0-0 Pac-12) put on a shooting clinic with 25 shots, while allowing just one in a 3-0 win against American (0-5-1, 0-0 Patriot League) on Sunday. The Cardinal found the back of the net three times for the team’s third straight shutout and best start in 17 years.
This year, an experienced squad returns eight starters, including redshirt senior center back Tanner Beason.
Following three NCAA-championship-winning seasons, the Stanford men’s soccer team faced the challenge of acquiring another title. Having graduated seven starters who led the team to three national championships, four Pac-12 Titles, a 65-10-13 overall record and a 30-3-7 Pac-12 conference record across four years, the legacy of Stanford men’s soccer was left to a relatively young team, composed of only three returning starters.