Rackov leads Bears against Gouchos
Preview: High-scoring offense featured in Stanford-Long Beach
|Top Matchups (All times ET)|
|@||Nov. 6 -- 3:00 p.m. ET: No. 4 Stanford Cardinal at No. 7 Long Beach State 49ers|
|@||Nov. 6 -- 3:00 p.m. ET: No. 4 Cal Golden Bears vs. No. 5 UC Santa Barbara Gauchos|
|@||Nov. 6 -- 3:00 p.m. ET: No. 1 UCLA Bruins at No. 11 UC San Diego Tritons|
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Key Notes: Rackov was named Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Player of the Week for the second time this season, and the fourth time in his career, after leading the Golden Bears to an 11-8 victory over Pepperdine last Friday. The Serb leads MPSF with 55 goals and a 3.06 goals per game average.
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• Fourth-ranked Stanford begins the final month of the regular season with another trip to Southern California, visiting No. 7 Long Beach State and No. 6 UC Irvine on Saturday and Sunday, respectively, for a pair of MPSF contests. The Cardinal look to get back on track after their five-game winning was snapped last week.
• No. 2 USC does double duty again this weekend with a pair of games set for Saturday at McDonald's Swim Stadium. The Trojans take a six-game win streak into the doubleheader, taking on No. 9 Pepperdine in an MPSF matchup before turning to face Chapman.
• Third-ranked Cal plays its 15th road match of the season when it travels to No. 5 UC Santa Barbara for an MPSF contest. With only four regular season matches remaining, the Golden Bears are looking to finish strong in order for a high seeding at the Nov. 25-27 MPSF Tournament at UCLA.