No. 11 Cal Tops No. 19 Stanford, 2-0
Oct. 15, 2005
Stanford, Calif. - Eleventh-ranked California (10-2-1, 3-0-0) picked up a 2-0 win against No. 19 Stanford (8-4-1, 2-1-0) this afternoon at Maloney Field. The Golden Bears earned both goals on corner kicks, as Cal took over a share of first place in the Pac-10.
Caroline Lea scored the game-winner for Cal in the 71st minute, while Stephanie Wieger added an insurance goal in the 80th minute. Katie Ratican, who put the ball into play on both corner kicks, picked up the assist pair of goals.
The Cardinal and the Golden Bears paced each other on the day, with Cal just out-shooting Stanford, 11-8. Stanford keeper Alex Gamble finished the day with five saves, while Cal goalie Ashley Sulprizio tallied six saves.
Stanford will travel to Arizona next weekend, as the Cardinal will challenge Arizona State on Friday night and Arizona on Sunday afternoon.
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Scoring Summary: CAL: Caroline Lea (Katie Ratican), 70:32; CAL: Stephanie Wieger (Katie Ratican), 79:31
Saves: Alex Gamble (Stanford) 5, Ashley Sulprizio (California) 6
Shots: Stanford 8, California 11
Corners: Stanford 4, California 5
Fouls: Stanford 7, California 4