Tag: Cardinal

  • Cardinal can’t tread past Bears in Big Splash

    No. 4 Stanford men’s water polo (14-7, 2-4 MPSF) floundered during their third battle against No. 2 California (19-4, 3-3 MPSF) Saturday at Spieker Aquatics Center in Berkeley, California. The Big Splash, a competition between the Bears and the Cardinal, was held on Nov. 11 following two other season matchups earlier this fall. The Cardinal…

  • Cardinal freshmen glide over Pepperdine Waves to NCAA tournament win

    No. 6 Stanford women’s soccer (16-0-4, 8-0-3 Pac-12) conquered the Pepperdine Waves (9-5-5, 6-2 WCC) in a 3-0 shutout on Friday. The Cardinal entered the NCAA tournament undefeated and with plenty of national attention. Although the Waves presented aggressive opposing attackers to the fray, the Cardinal’s potent combination of veterans and newbies prevailed.  After controlling…

  • Cardinal conquers Washington State, winning 10-7

    With less than six minutes left, senior kicker Joshua Karty scored a 31-yard field goal, allowing Stanford (3-6, 2-5 Pac-12) to surge ahead and defeat Washington State (4-5, 1-5, Pac-12) in a 10-7 victory.  This was the first time that Stanford has held a conference opponent to single-digit points on the road since 2012, as…

  • Washington avoids upset from Cardinal

    Despite a valiant effort from the underdog Cardinal (2-6, 1-5 Pac-12), the undefeated Washington Huskies (8-0, 5-0 Pac-12) staved off Stanford in a 42-33 win. The Huskies remain in prime contention for the college football playoffs. Washington quarterback Michael Penix Jr. threw for 369 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Huskies. On the other…

  • Cardinal finish third and sixth at Stephens Cup

    Coming off a close 3-4 loss at Big Match, No. 1 Stanford women’s golf and Stanford men’s golf continued their fall season at the Jackson T. Stephens Cup hosted at Trinity Forest Golf Club in Dallas. While there were strong individual showings for the women, Stanford was unable to defend its title, finishing third. The…

  • Cardinal crush Utah and Colorado to remain undefeated

    No. 3 Stanford women’s soccer (12-0-1, 5-0-0 Pac-12) brought home all six points from their road trip, coming back against No. 25 Colorado (10-3-1, 2-2-1 Pac-12) and Utah (5-4-5, 1-2-2 Pac-12) to keep their outstanding undefeated season alive. In their game against the Buffaloes on Thursday, the Cardinal went down early, conceding a grass-cutting shot…

  • Cardinal soar over Huskies and Cougars

    No. 3 Stanford women’s volleyball (13-2, 6-0 Pac-12) continued its incredible season with a 3-1 win against the University of Washington (11-6, 2-4 Pac-12) and a 3-1 victory over No. 4 Washington State (15-2, 5-1 Pac-12). With strong showing in back-to-back games against top competitors, Stanford closed the weekend with a seven-game winning streak. The…

  • Cardinal Nights: A look into University-hosted social life

    After facing a series of difficulties from a combination of COVID-19, mixed student interest and financial challenges, Stanford’s main program for hosting all-campus social events — Cardinal Nights — returned in full force last autumn.  This fall, the program within the Office of Student Engagement (OSE) has held events including ice skating, a Lego building event and…

  • Cardinal soar over Eagles at new season high

    Stanford men’s basketball (3-1, 0-0 Pac-12) scored a season-high 95 points in its victory against Eastern Washington (0-4, 0-0 Big Sky) Friday evening, after a Tuesday loss to Santa Clara (5-0, 0-0 WCC). Despite two key players — senior forward Brandon Angel and fifth-year forward Spencer Jones — sitting out due to hand and wrist…

  • Cardinal bleed Mustangs dry: Women’s basketball leans in youth for Cal Poly rout

    No. 6 Stanford (3-0, 0-0 Pac-12) defeated Cal Poly (1-4, 0-0 Big West) 86-32 in a routine win at Maples Pavilion Thursday night. Head coach Tara VanDerveer entrusted her younger stars with a sizable role in the game, which was a foregone victory after only one quarter.  But Stanford’s dominance was not immediately apparent from…