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Sports - August 30, 2019

Sports Shorts

FIELD OF PLAY . . . The Stanford women's field hockey team, which plays its first four games at home this year, opens the season ranked No. 21 in the Penn Monto/NFHCA National Coaches Poll. The Cardinal (14-6 last year) begins against No. 15 Northwestern at 11 a.m. Friday and then plays No. 4 Connecticut at 11 a.m. Sunday as part of the Stanford Invitational. The Cardinal is led by America East Offensive Player of the Year Corinne Zanolli, Co-Goalkeeper of the Year Kelsey Bing, a member of the U.S. national team, and Rookie of the Year Molly Redgrove . . . The third-ranked Stanford women's soccer team, which won two games last weekend, hosts Penn in its home opener at 7 p.m. The Quakers are playing their first official game of the season. It's the first time the teams have met each other on the field. The Quakers have 15 players on their roster from California and 10 of them hail from Northern California, including Sacred Heart Prep grad Mia Shenk and Menlo-Atherton alum JoJo Cotto. Others are from Burlingame, San Mateo, Los Altos and San Francisco.

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