STANFORD, Calif.- No. 5 Stanford kicks off a four-match homestand this weekend, hosting No. 29 Arizona and No. 19 Arizona State.
Stanford (11-0, 3-0 Pac-12) will first square off against No. 29 Arizona (14-1, 3-0 Pac-12) on Friday in a dual that will be televised on the Pac-12 Network. Doubles play begins at 11:30 a.m., followed by singles action at 1 p.m.
Saturday’s match at 12 p.m. promises to be just as competitive, with No. 19 Arizona State (16-2, 3-0 Pac-12) visiting The Farm.
Stanford has been ranked as high as No. 1 and as low as No. 9 this year, currently checking in at No. 5. The Cardinal's best win of the year was a dominating 7-0 home win over Florida on Feb. 23. Stanford has blanked its last three opponents and boasts notable road wins over top-25 squads such as No. 17 Texas, No. 22 Rice and No. 16 California.
Stanford's entire singles lineup is ranked among the nation's top-50: Ahn (2), Davidson (27), Zhao (28), Doyle (37), Hardebeck (39) and Tsay (42). Two weeks ago, all six players were ranked among the top-40. Meanwhile, the Cardinal has two doubles teams ranked: Ahn/Zhao (10) and Davidson/Tsay (36).