Pacific Falls to #25 Stanford

Pacific Falls to #25 Stanford

PALO ALTO, Calif. – The University of the Pacific field hockey team dropped a close contest to #25 Stanford on Friday night.

TheTigers fall to 6-5 overall, while the Cardinal improve to 6-3 on the season.

In Case You Missed It:

  • Midway through the first half, Stanford scored the first goal of the game and increased the lead five minutes later to lead 2-0.
  • In the final 10 minutes, the Tigers received a penalty corner and Kriekie van Wyk hit the shot to the right side of the cage, off the corner, to put the Tigers on the board, 2-1.

By the Numbers:

  • The Orange and Black tied Stanford in shots with 10.
  • Van Wyk increased her goal streak to five consecutive games. She attempted six shots with all of them landing on target with one goal.
  • Marlise van Tonder grabbed six saves in 70 minutes of action.

Up Next:
The Tigers open conference action on Sunday, September 30, hosting the University of California with game time set for 2:00 p.m.