Article Posted by Travis Clark

Published: February 24, 2021

The Pac-12 conference kicks off this weekend with the potential for a much closer race than in previous years.

And that’s not just because of the weirdness of the season due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s also up to Catarina Macario’s decision to turn pro with a view to a place in the Olympics with the U.S. women’s national team.

That leaves Stanford in a place where the Cardinal must fend off the challenges of USC, UCLA, and California. Keep an eye on one player per program when the league game begins.