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Stanford sophomore forward Catarina Macario was awarded the Hermann Trophy as college soccer’s top female player.
Macario and Indiana senior defender Andrew Gutman, who won the men’s Hermann Trophy, were presented their awards Friday by the Missouri Athletic Club in St. Louis.
Macario had a Pac-12-leading14 goals and 21 assists. She edged her teammate, Stanford senior midfielder Jordan DiBiasi, and Georgetown senior forward Caitlin Farrell for the award in voting by NCAA Division I coaches.
Macario, from San Diego, is Stanford’s fifth Hermann Trophy recipient, joining Kelley O’Hara (2009), Christen Press (2010), Teresa Noyola (2011) and Andi Sullivan (2017).
Gutman had 11 goals and nine assists for the Hoosiers.
•Former Cal forward Alex Morgan, two goals away from 100 for her international career, leads the 26-person roster for the U.S. women’s national team as it opens training camp ahead of the World Cup in France.
The defending champs leave for Portugal on Saturday and will play exhibitions against France and Spain this month.
Defender Tierna Davidson, who broke an ankle in September while playing for Stanford, and O’Hara, a midfielder who is coming off ankle surgery, are included on the roster. Other players with Northern California ties include forwards Press and Megan Rapinoe (Redding), and midfielder Julie Ertz (Santa Clara).
•Tottenham recorded the biggest road win in club history as Fernando Llorente scored a hat trick to help crush fourth-tier Tranmere 7-0 in the third round of the FA Cup.
Golf: In Kapalua, Hawaii, Gary Woodland chipped in for the first of five straight birdies on the back nine on his way to a 6-under-par 67 that gave him a three-shot lead over Rory McIlroy, Bryson DeChambeau and Kevin Tway at the Sentry Tournament of Champions. Woodland is at 12-under 134 in the event, which features 34 winners of 2018 PGA Tour events.
Volleyball: Stanford outside hitter Kathryn Plummer, who helped the Cardinal win the NCAA title last month, is one of four finalists for the Honda Sport Award for volleyball. Honda awards are presented to the top women athletes in 12 NCAA-sanctioned sports. The winners will be announced June 24.
Basketball: Rick Pitino’s winning streak with Greek club Panathinaikos is over. After two straight victories in his European coaching job, Pitino’s team was dealt a 79-65 loss on the road to archrival Olympiakos in a game for the Euroleague, Europe’s premier club competition.
Hockey: Oliver Wahlstrom and Alexander Chmelevski scored, Cayden Primeau made 35 saves and the United States advanced to Saturday’s world junior hockey final with a 2-1 victory over Russia in Vancouver, British Columbia. The U.S. will play Finland for the title on Saturday.
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