Behind Corinne Zanolli's hat trick, No. 16 Stanford opened its three-match, four-day road swing with a 5-0 shutout of Ball State on Saturday in a neutral-site match.
No. 16 Stanford will next embark on a three-match road swing, beginning with Saturday's neutral-site contest against Ball State in Columbus, Ohio.
Emma Alderton's steal and score in the final minute rallied No. 16 Stanford past No. 14 Syracuse 3-2 on Saturday afternoon in Berkeley.
No. 16 Stanford squares off against its seventh top-25 opponent of the season this weekend, facing No. 14 Syracuse in a neutral-site match to be played in Berkeley.
Despite controlling play during a strong second-half effort, No. 15 Stanford was unable to convert its scoring chances in a 1-0 loss to No. 2 Duke on Sunday afternoon.
No. 15 Stanford aims for a split of its road trip on Sunday, visiting No. 2 Duke. The Cardinal is 2-3 this season against top-25 opponents, having defeated No. 7 Michigan and No. 10 Harvard.