Cal looks to fly by Hawks in Philadelphia

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Even after suffering its second loss of the season, the Cal field hockey team finds itself right back where it was following its 5-0 start. This past weekend, the Bears split their two conference matchups – losing to No. 6 Stanford, 3-2, on the road before dispatching Pacific, 4-0, at
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Cal completes banner season

The Cal field hockey team’s anticlimactic conclusion to its season — last week’s 2-0 loss at the hands of Richmond in the NCAA Play-In game — was anything but representative of one of the Bears’ best seasons in a decade. It was Cal’s victory over Stanford just a few days
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Onstead nabs 200th victory in 3-2 overtime thriller

Through the first 69 minutes of the Cal field hockey team’s match against UC Davis, it looked like Bears coach Shellie Onstead would have to wait another week to get her 200th win. Down 2-0 late in Sunday’s match, it wasn’t until the last minute of play before the No.
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Cal falls to Stanford in Senior Day match

Senior Day was not exactly the most joyous occasion for the No. 12 Cal field hockey team. The Bears fell to Stanford, 3-2, on Sunday at Maxwell Family Field in one of the most tightly contested matches of the season. Midway through the second period, the Cal fans had an eerie
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Bears suffer first loss, split weekend matches

The Cal field hockey team upset four ranked teams before earning a ranking of its own heading into this weekend’s matches. But just as the No. 11 Bears were rising to national prominence, the team fell back down to earth a bit with its first defeat of the season, 1-3,
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Bears enter road trip with highest ranking in 10 years

After three weeks of undefeated play, including four upsets over ranked opponents, the Cal field hockey team found itself with their highest ranking in ten years and their first top 20 appearance since the 2008 season. The now-No. 11 Bears (5-0) had done everything they could possibly do leading up
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Bears upset two more ranked teams

After upsetting two ranked teams to open the season, the Cal field hockey team remained outside of the top-20 in the NFHCA coaches’ poll. While it was disappointing the Bears didn’t break into the poll last week, it would be shocking if they remain unranked after this weekend’s performance. Again
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Bears thrash Tigers in NorPac opener

If anyone was worried about a letdown after two upset victories the previous week, the Cal field hockey team answered back emphatically. The squad’s 10-0 victory over Pacific was the most goals the Bears have posted since they blanked Appalachian State, 11-0, six years ago. Right from the start, Cal
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Cal looks to build upon successful preseason

After an undefeated exhibition schedule, which included two convincing wins and a tie with Stanford, the Cal field hockey team will visit No. 16 Louisville at 3 p.m. at Trager Stadium for the first official game of the season. Coming off last year’s disappointing finish — a loss to Stanford
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