No. 4 Bruins Beat Washington, 2-1

Nov. 8, 2002

Box Score

Seattle - Kim Devine and Sarah-Gayle Swanson each netted goals Friday evening, propelling the No. 4 UCLA women's soccer team to a 2-1 victory over Washington in a Pac-10 Conference match at the Husky Soccer Field in Seattle. With the victory, UCLA improves to 15-3 overall and 7-1 in the Pac-10. Washington Falls to 8-8-3 overall and 3-4-1 in conference action.

Bruin junior Sarah-Gayle Swanson, who hadn't played in the Bruins' last five matches after injuring her ankle against Stanford back on Oct. 13, made a successful return to the lineup, scoring what proved to be the game winner in the 71st minute. Swanson put in a header from about 10 yards out with assists credited to Stacy Lindstrom and Kendal Billingsley.

Prior to that goal, Bruin sophomore Kim Devine put UCLA ahead 1-0 on an unassisted goal in the 33rd minute.

Though the Bruins were ahead 2-0, Washington cut the lead to one in the 81st minute on a goal by Sara Davis. The UCLA defense however, was able to hold the Huskies scoreless for the remaining nine minutes to preserve the victory.

UCLA now takes a six-match winning streak into its' final contest of the regular season against Washington State this Sunday.

The NCAA Tournament selections will be announced this Monday, Nov. 11 on ESPNews at 1:30 p.m. (PST).

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Sunday, Aug 30
vs. Wisconsin
Los Angeles, CA
W, 2 - 1
Friday, Sep 04
vs. Virginia
Los Angeles, CA
L, 1 - 2
Sunday, Sep 06
vs. Texas
Los Angeles, CA
L, 1 - 2
Friday, Sep 11
at Wake Forest
Winston-Salem, NC
W, 2 - 1
Sunday, Sep 13
at North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC
L, 1 - 3
Thursday, Sep 17
vs. Pepperdine
Los Angeles, CA
W, 1 - 0
Friday, Sep 25
vs. Oregon
Los Angeles, CA
W, 1 - 0
Thursday, Oct 01
at Washington
Seattle, WA
L, 1 - 2
Sunday, Oct 04
at Washington State
Pullman, WA
L, 2 - 4
Friday, Oct 09
vs. Arizona
Los Angeles, CA
W, 5 - 1
Sunday, Oct 11
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
T, 1 - 1 (2OT)
Saturday, Oct 17
at Oregon State
Corvallis, OR
L, 1 - 2
Friday, Oct 23
vs. Colorado
Los Angeles, CA
W, 2 - 1
Sunday, Oct 25
vs. Utah
Los Angeles, CA
W, 1 - 0
Thursday, Oct 29
at California
Berkeley, CA
L, 0 - 7
Sunday, Nov 01
at Stanford
Stanford, CA
L, 0 - 2
Friday, Nov 06
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
L, 0 - 2