Oct. 2, 1999
BERKELEY, Calif. - Todd Snider scored a two-point goal with 1:49 left to give Stanford an 8-7 victory over the California Golden Bears in a MPSF game on Saturday (Oct. 2).
Cal had taken a 7-6 lead on a penalty shot by Eldad Hazor with 5:37 to play. Cal led 2-0, but the Cardinal came back to tie the game at 2-2 after one period. Cal took a 4-3 lead at halftime, but third period goals by Peter Hudnut and Peter Osborn gave the Cardinal a 5-4 lead. Goals from Cal's Andrew Stoddard and Joe Kaiser gave the Bears a 6-5 edge until Mark Amott got a put-back goal to even the score at 6-6 entering the final period.
Stanford will host the NorCal Tournament, featuring the nation's top teams, this weekend at deGuerre Pool.
Stanford 2 1 3 2 = 8 California 2 2 2 1 = 7
Stanford scorers: Snider 2 (1, 2-point goal), Hudnut 2, Osborn 1, Amott 1, Heifferon 1, Koelman 1
California scorers: Kaiser 2, Hazor 1, Smith 1, Stoddard 1, West 1, Won 1
Goalie saves: Ellis (S), Ahasey (C) 8