Cal field hockey falls to Duke, Wake Forest

Things got off to a rough start for Cal’s field hockey team this weekend, and while the Bears were able to get their heads back in the game for the second half of Friday’s Duke matchup, it wasn’t quite enough to have an impact on the No. 5 Blue Devils. Read More…

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Cal field hockey splits weekend matches

Players of any sport know traveling for away games can take its toll and, in order to combat its potential side effects, a team needs to prepare itself both physically and mentally. The women’s field hockey team was able to do just that in this weekend’s games against UC Davis Read More…

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Cal field hockey prepares to face NorPac rivals

The Cal field hockey team faces high expectations for Friday’s UC Davis matchup, not only in terms of sustaining its current three-game win streak, but also with regard to senior Andrea Earle being named NorPac’s Offensive Player of the Week. But the pressure doesn’t stop there, as the Bears will Read More…

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Cal field hockey notches two wins over weekend

The Cal field hockey team (4-2) opened up its weekend series against UMass in Amherst, Massachusetts, on Friday. The Minutemen (2-4) played step-for-step with the Bears throughout the match, but UMass ultimately faltered 2-1. The game opened up as defensive battle with neither team finding a clear lane to the Read More…

Cal field hockey travels to take on UMass, Yale

Cal is fresh off splitting the weekend series against offensive power Indiana and lowly Ohio as it prepares for a tough two-game stretch. Indiana’s bruising attack put the Bears’ struggling defense on display, which resulted in a 4-1 loss. Head coach Shellie Onstead’s squad recovered quickly, demolishing Ohio, 3-0, before Read More…

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Cal field hockey team splits games in Indiana

The stage was set for a shootout between two evenly matched opponents at the IU Field Hockey Complex on Friday. Instead, the Bears were haunted by the same defensive woes that spoiled their 2013 campaign. The defense looked better on Saturday, when the Bears wrapped up their trip to Bloomington Read More…

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Cal field hockey faces tough challenge on the road

After splitting two overtime bouts last weekend, Cal field hockey (1-1, NorPac 0-0) finally looks as though it is slowly making its way back into relevance. The Bears proved their mettle in Palo Alto, picking up a big win against Fairfield and going toe-to-toe with No. 18 Delaware. Now, the Read More…

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Cal field hockey splits Labor Day weekend matches

Only two and a half minutes into extra time with the score tied at one apiece, the ball came loose in front of the net. Cal forward Allie Zimmer found time and room to sweep a shot past Fairfield goalkeeper Caitlin Bennett. Zimmer’s goal, her second of the match, ended Read More…

Cal field hockey to face tough opponent

It has become quite apparent that Cal field hockey will not catch any breaks in its 2014 campaign. As the regular-season opener approaches, it looks as though the Bears will have their hands full right from the start as they take on Fairfield. The Stags are fresh off of an Read More…