Courtesy: Stanford Athletics
With today’s 4-0 win over SMU in the second round of the NCAA Tournament, theStanford women’s tennis program has now won 164 consecutive matches (132 regular season, 32 NCAA Tournament) on its home court- a streak that spans 11 seasons and is the longest active home winning streak among all sports in NCAA Division I athletics.
The Cardinal has not lost at the Taube Family Tennis Stadium since a 5-4 setback against No. 4 California back on Feb. 27, 1999.
Stanford will now carry its NCAA-record streak into 2011, as there are no home matches remaining this year.
Stanford will host next year’s NCAA Championships on both the men’s and the women’s side.
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