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Stanford runs winning streak to 24 games
November 28th, 2009 7:15AM

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[STANFORD-BOSTON COLLEGE 3-1] The 1-2 punch of senior Kelley O'Hara and junior Christen Press combined for all three goals as No. 1 Stanford beat Boston College, 3-1, Friday night before a sellout crowd of 2,200 at Laird Q. Cagan Stadium and earned a berth in the NCAA College Cup.

O'Hara added to her school record with her 24th and 25th goals of the season, and Press assisted on both of O'Hara's goals - tying Marcie Ward's 2000 assist record of 14 and then breaking it.

Boston College, the No. 2 regional seed, surprised the Cardinal by scoring only 1:42 into the match when Julia Bouchelle collected a pass from Victoria DiMartino in the box and sent a shot past a diving Kira Maker and off the right post before deflecting in.

Less than a minute later, Stanford answered back when a shot by Press bounced off the crossbar to O'Hara, who buried the rebound.

O'Hara put Stanford ahead in the 26th minute. A flick forward by Lindsay Taylor, and a touch pass by Press released a sprinting O'Hara on a breakaway.

Press finished off the scoring with her 20th goal of the season in the 85th minute.

Nov. 27 in Palo Alto, Calif.
Stanford 3 Boston College 1.
Lineups:
Stanford -- Maker, A.Riley, Garciamendez, Jenkins, Quon, Noyola, Heath, McCann, Taylor, O'Hara, Press. Subs: Verloo, Nogueira, Redman.
Boston College --
Mastroianni, Regan, Pember, Cerrone, Henderson, V.DiMartino, Mewis, Caldwell, Bouchelle, G.DiMartino, Knowlton. Subs: Gimpel, Crutchfield.
Goals:
1:35 BC-Bouchelle (5) V.DiMartino
2:25 STAN-O'Hara (24) Press
26:10 STAN-O'Hara (25) Press, Taylor
84:28 STAN-Press (20) Jenkins
Att.: 2,200.


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