Oct. 25, 1999
LONG BEACH, Calif. - Third-ranked Stanford completed a successful two-game swing in Southern California with a 6-3 victory at Long Beach State in a MPSF game on Sunday (Oct. 24).
The Cardinal, who had beaten top-ranked USC (5-3) the day before, scored four points in the second period to pull away from the fourth-ranked 49ers.
A two-pointer by Peter Hudnut at 5:46 of the second period, followed by a goal from Jeff Nesmith (3:32) and a two-pointer from Jonathan Skaalen (1:09) gave the Cardinal a 6-1 halftime lead. Freshman Nick Ellis collected eight saves in goal for Stanford.
The victory upped Stanford's record to 14-2 overall and 4-1 in the conference.
Stanford 1 5 0 0 = 6 Long Beach St 1 0 1 1 = 3Stanford scorers: Skaalen 2 (1, 2-pointer), Hudnut 2 (1, 2-point goal), Nesmith 1, Walburger 1
LBS scorers: Cochran 1, Segesman 1, Holloway 1
Goalie saves: Ellis (S) 8, Smith (LBS) 13