Following a 2-0 weekend last week, the Colorado women's lacrosse team is back in Boulder for the final home stand of the season. The Buffs will host Stanford on Friday. A look at the matchup:
No. 18 Stanford at No. 22 Colorado
GAME TIME: Friday, 4 p.m., at Kittredge Field in Boulder
RECORDS: Colorado 7-5, 6-1 Pac-12; Stanford 9-4, 4-3
BROADCAST: TV — Pac-12 Networks
KEY PLAYERS: Colorado — ATK Miranda Stinson, Sr., 44 goals, 12 assists; ATK Samantha Nemirov, Sr., 31 goals, 7 assists; GK Julia Lisella, Jr., .498 save percentage, 9.27 goals-against average. Stanford — ATK Ali Baiocco, So., 37 goals, 16 assists; MF Mikaela Watson, Jr., 24 goals, 12 assists; GK Trudie Grattan, So., .502 save percentage, 9.60 goals-against average.
NOTES: CU is seeking its third consecutive win. The Buffs won at Arizona State, 13-7, on Sunday. ... CU is 5-7 all-time against Stanford and defeated the Cardinal, 20-13, on the road on March 8. ... Over the last two seasons, CU is 3-1 against the Cardinal. ... The Buffs are 2-5 at home this season, while Stanford is 4-1 on the road. ... Three of Stanford's four losses have come by one goal, the only exception being the loss to the Buffs. ... Stinson leads the Pac-12 in goals (44) and points (56). ... Nemirov has scored at least one point in a CU-record 32 consecutive games.
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