Stanford’s passing game struggled against Washington State last Saturday, but both players and coaches expressed optimism that there were positives they can take away from the disappointing road loss and that a few small improvements could lead to a much better showing this Friday night against Washington.
It was another week and another dominant road trip for the No. 6 Stanford men’s soccer (12-2-1, 6-0-1 Pac-12) as it cruised to victories over No. 21 Washington (10-5-1, 3-3-1) on Thursday and Oregon State (5-10, 2-5) on Sunday. The Cardinal finished their 2017 conference road schedule with an unblemished 5-0 record for the first time in school history.
Coming off of a dominant 1-0 victory over Oregon State on Sunday, the No. 8 Stanford men’s soccer team (10-2-1, 4-0-1 Pac-12) heads to Seattle on Thursday for a showdown with the No. 21 Washington Huskies (9-4-1, 2-2-1).
Welcome to the second edition of Andrew Mather’s annual power rankings, an assessment of how things should happen in the upcoming college football season while trying as hard as I can to ignore things like the 10-year history of how a program did in the past.
Coming off an underwhelming loss in Seattle in which both the offense and defense couldn’t generate any momentum, what will be the key for Stanford against a lesser but solid opponent in Washington State at home?
A new bully from even further up north had emerged on the playground and No. 15 Stanford (3-1, 1-1 Pac-12) had no choice but to cough up its lunch money in the form of a 44-6 defeat at the hands of the Washington Huskies (5-0, 2-0 Pac-12).
No. 7 Stanford football looks ahead to a Pac-12 showdown this weekend against the No. 10 Washington Huskies. To preview the game, The Daily’s Vihan Lakshman spoke with sports editor Alexis Mansanarez of The Daily of the University of Washington about UW’s experienced coach and which team will remain undefeated after Friday.
After an astounding finish at the Rose Bowl last week, KZSU play-by-play broadcaster Nicky Sullivan and Daily football analysts Vihan Lakshman and Do-Hyoung Park discuss Stanford’s comeback victory and preview the upcoming clash of titans against No. 10 Washington in Seattle.