Stanford Defeats No. 18 USC In Pac-10 Action

Oct. 19, 2003

STANFORD, Calif. - Heidi Herrick's goal late in the first half proved to be the difference Sunday as the Stanford Cardinal upset the No. 18 USC Trojans, 2-0, in Pac-10 Conference women's soccer action at Maloney Field.

Herrick scored off a pass in front from Leah Tapscott. The Cardinal added its second goal in the 58th minute on a penalty kick by Natalie Sanderson.

Stanford improved to 7-6-2 overall while USC fell to 6-5-4 as both teams are now 2-1-1 in conference play.

USC will return home on Friday (Oct. 24), hosting Arizona at 2 p.m. at McAlister Field and Arizona State on Sunday (Oct. 26) at 1 p.m. in Pac-10 action. Sunday's game will be the home season finale for the Women of Troy.

USC 0-0---0Stanford 1-1---2

STAN 43:10 Heidi Herrick (Leah Tapscott)STAN 57:25 Natalie Sanderson - Penalty Kick

Shots: USC 10, STAN 15 Corners: USC 7, STAN 4Fouls: USC 12, STAN 4

Saves: Julie Peterson (USC) 5; Nicole Barnhart (STAN) 4

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