Sept. 30, 1997
Stanford To Host Colorado College
Up Next: Stanford (3-5) will try to snap a four-game losing
streak this weekend when it plays host to Colorado College ...
The two teams will square off on Sunday at 3 pm at Stanford's
Harry Maloney Field ... Colorado College holds a 5-2-1
advantage over the Cardinal ... Last season, Colorado College
defeated Staford, 2-0 at the Santa Clara Nike Classic.
Last Time Out: After winning three of four matches to start
off the season, Stanford has lost four in a row ...
Then-fourth ranked Santa Clara defeated the Cardinal, 3-0 last
Saturday in Santa Clara ... Stanford also dropped a pair of
matches at the Stanford Nike Invitational on Sept. 19 and 21
... New Mexico defeated the Cardinal, 1-0 in overtime, while
Wake Forest beat Stanford, 2-1.
About Stanford: The Cardinal is 0-5 when it scores one goal or
less ... Stanford is 3-0 when scoring two or more goals ... In
seven outings this season, the Cardinal is outshooting
opponents, 110-66 while Santa Clara is the only opponent to
Leading the Cardinal: Senior captain Emily Burt is one of the
top forwards in the conference ... She ranks 10th in the Pac-10
in total scoring (10) and eighth in goals scored (4) ... Burt
leads the squad in total points and goals while tying for the
lead in assists (2).
Pac-10 Play: Stanford will look to capture its third-straight
conference crown when it opens conference play on Oct. 10 ...
The Cardinal will host USC on Oct. 10 at 4 pm and UCLA on Oct.
12 at 1 pm ... The wiiner of the Pac-10 Conference will earn an
automatic berth to the NCAA tournament ... For the first time,
all 10 conference schools will field a women's soccer team.
Head Coach Steve Swanson: Swanson is entering his second season
at the helm of the Stanford women's soccer program ... He
previously served as the head women's soccer coach and
assistant director of athletics at Dartmouth College from
1990-95 ... In his first season on The Farm, Swanson led the
Cardinal to a first place finish in the Pac-10 and a berth in
the 1996 NCAA tournament ... The Cardinal finished the season
with a 12-9-0 record, including a 6-1-0 mark in conference play
... Four members of Swanson's 1996 squad earned All-Pac-10
recognition while Erin Martin earned Pac-10 Player of the Year
and All-American honors.
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Home Page is available on the World Wide Web. Rosters, press
releases, schedules and current information can be accessed at
the following address: http://www.gostanford.com ... For ticket
and schedule information, updated scores, directions to
athletic facilities and other athletic department events, call
the Stanford Sportsline at 1-800-BEAT CAL.
Up Next: Stanford will host USC on Oct. 10 at 4 pm followed by
UCLA on Ot. 12 at 1 pm.
Emily Burt 10
Tracye Lawyer 6
Christy Stoffel 3
Emily Burt 4
Tracye Lawyer 2
Emily Burt 2
Rita Hermiz 2
Tracye Lawyer 2
Game Winning Goals
Emily Burt 2
Tracye Lawyer 1
Goals Against Average
Erin Bryla 1.10
Erin Bryla 25