While Stanford (19-4, 0-0 Pac-12) wasn’t the unstoppable force of nature this weekend that they have been recently, they still came away from the Cardinal Classic with three more wins.
Sitting as the number one seed in the Western Division and the defending America East Champions, No. 18 Stanford field hockey (10-7, 5-2 America East) made short work of UMass Lowell (9-11, 3-5) in Thursday’s 5-1 quarterfinal victory in Lowell, Massachusetts.
Boasting a winning record and a four-game win streak heading into its weekend three-spot against conference foes, No. 12 Stanford field hockey (7-2, 4-0 America East) displayed a depth of talent to take all three victories and remain undefeated in the America East Conference. While the Cardinal had scored nine goals in six games to…
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