No. 3 UCLA Defeats Pacific, 11-5

Jan. 26, 2013

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SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - The No. 3 UCLA women's water polo team improved to 5-0 on the year with an 11-5 victory over Pacific on Saturday morning in the first game of the UC Santa Barbara Winter Invitational. Freshman attacker Rachel Fattal (Seal Beach, Calif.) led the Bruins in scoring with two goals against the Tigers.

In the win over the Tigers (0-2), UCLA had 10 different players score goals. A total of nine Bruins scored one goal apiece. Freshmen India Forster, Maddy McLaren and Alexa Tielmann each scored one goal as did sophomores Danielle Ferraro and Emily Donohoe. Rounding out the scoring for the Bruins were juniors Kelly Ronimus, Becca Dorst and Victoria Kent and senior Gisselle Naranjo.

The Bruins raced out to a 4-0 lead after the first quarter before tacking on three goals in the second period to build a 7-0 lead by halftime. Both teams scored one goal each in the third period, leaving UCLA with an 8-1 lead heading into the fourth. The Tigers managed to outscore the Bruins in the fourth quarter, netting four goals to UCLA's three.

Redshirt sophomore goalkeeper Sami Hill, played the first three periods, recording a career-high 16 saves. Sophomore Sarah Wilkey played in goal for the Bruins in the four period, making two stops. Michele Relton was credited with 12 saves for Pacific.

Pacific vs. No. 3 UCLA (UC Santa Barbara Winter Invitational)

1 2 3 4 F
Pacific 0 0 1 4 5
UCLA 4 3 1 3 11

Pacific Goals: Brydie Pye 2, Taylor Adair, Kelsey Carter, Noelle Mann
Pacific Saves: Michele Relton 12

UCLA Goals: Rachel Fattal 2, Emily Donohue, Becca Dorst, Danielle Ferraro, India Forster, Victoria Kent, Maddy McLaren, Gisselle Naranjo, Kelly Ronimus, Alexa Tielmann
UCLA Saves: Sami Hill 16, Sarah Wilkey 2


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Jan 23
vs. Hawai'i
Santa Barbara, CA
W, 13 - 8
Saturday, Jan 23
at UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA
W, 8 - 5
Sunday, Jan 24
vs. Long Beach State
Santa Barbara, CA
W, 11 - 4
Sunday, Jan 24
vs. Michigan
Santa Barbara, CA
W, 11 - 7
Saturday, Jan 30
vs. USA Scrimmage
Los Angeles, CA
L, 4 - 13
Saturday, Feb 13 - 8:30 AM PST
vs. Sonoma State
San Diego, CA
Saturday, Feb 13 - TBA PST
vs. Loyola Marymount or ...
San Diego, CA
Sunday, Feb 14 - TBA PST
vs. Triton Invitational
San Diego, CA
Sunday, Feb 14 - TBA PST
vs. Triton Invitational
San Diego, CA
Friday, Feb 19 - 7:00 PM PST
at UC Irvine
Irvine, CA
Saturday, Feb 27 - TBA PST
vs. UC Irvine ...
Irvine, CA
Saturday, Feb 27 - TBA PST
vs. UC Irvine ...
Irvine, CA
Sunday, Feb 28 - TBA PST
vs. UC Irvine ...
Irvine, CA
Sunday, Feb 28 - TBA PST
vs. UC Irvine ...
Irvine, CA
Saturday, Mar 05 - 10:50 AM PST
vs. Loyola Marymount
Ann Arbor, MI
Saturday, Mar 05 - 4:30 PM PST
vs. George Washington
Ann Arbor, MI
Sunday, Mar 06 - 7:40 AM PST
at Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
Sunday, Mar 06 - 1:40 PM PST
vs. Bucknell
Ann Arbor, MI
Sunday, Mar 20 - 1:00 PM PST
at CSU Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA
Friday, Mar 25 - 5:00 PM PST
at California
Berkeley, CA
Saturday, Apr 02 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. San Jose State
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Apr 03 - 12:15 PM PST
vs. Redlands
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Apr 03 - 4:00 PM PST
vs. Pomona-Pitzer
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Apr 09 - 1:00 PM PST
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Apr 15 - 3:30 PM PST
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Apr 23 - 11:30 AM PST
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Apr 29 - All Day PST
vs. MPSF Championships
Bakersfield, CA
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