No. 4 Stanford men’s soccer (2-0, 0-0 Pac-12) opens its home slate with a matchup against UC Irvine (0-2-1, 0-0 Big West). The two teams last met in the first round of the 2018 postseason, when the Cardinal used two second-half goals to streak past the Anteaters.
Drawing crowds to a packed Cagan Stadium, even in the pouring rain, the Stanford women’s soccer team (21-1-2, 10-0-1 Pac-12) finished the 2018 season in the NCAA semi-finals.
All three former-Cardinal appeared in the United States Women’s National Team 3-0 victory over South Africa in Levi’s Stadium on Sunday. The international friendly featured the reigning Women’s World Cup champion U.S., who will be seeking their fourth title in June, and South Africa, who will be making their first World Cup appearance in France.
No. 2 Stanford women’s soccer (12-1-1, 5-1-0 Pac-12) will look to extend its winning streak to three games as it hosts Colorado (12-3-0, 6-0-0 Pac-12) on Thursday at 6 p.m.
Although its recent World Cup victory has turned the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team into national celebrities, defender Kelley O’Hara ’10 has long been a star on the Stanford campus. O’Hara and USWNT teammate Christen Press ’11 took the field at halftime of Stanford football’s game against UCLA on Thursday to raucous, familiar cheers from…