Nov. 26, 2004
STANFORD, Calif. - UCLA senior attacker Brett Ormsby led all scorers with two goals as the top-ranked and No. 1 seeded Bruin water polo team defeated UC Santa Barbara 6-1 on Friday night at the Avery Aquatics Complex in the first round of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation tournament.
UCLA jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first period and eventually extended its lead to 5-0 at halftime. The Gauchos netted their only goal of the game at 3:35 in the third period.
With the victory, UCLA extended its longest winning streak since 1990 to 17 matches. With two more wins, the Bruins will tie the 1989-1990 teams for the fourth longest streak in school history at 19.
UCLA will face fifth-seeded UC Irvine in the semifinals of the MPSF tournament tomorrow evening at 5 p.m. at the Avery Aquatics Center. In 2004, UCLA is 3-0 against the Anteaters and has defeated UCI by scores of 6-4 (9/25), 10-9 (10/2) and 7-6 (11/14).
1 2 3 4 F UCLA 3 2 1 0 = 6 UCSB 0 0 1 0 = 1