No. 1 UCLA Women's Water Polo Defeats No. 7 Cal, 15-6

April 10, 2005

The No. 1-ranked and undefeated UCLA women's water polo team defeated No. 7-ranked Cal, 15-6, in a Mountain Pacific Sports Federation match Saturday at Spieker Aquatics Complex. The Bruins were led by Thalia Munro, Gabrielle Domanic, and Kelly Rulon with three goals. UCLA outscored Cal 11-4 in the first half and could not recover. UCLA improved to 23-0 overall and 8-0 in the MPSF, while Cal fell to 12-8 and 3-5 in the MPSF.

Thalia Munro scored two of her three goals for the Bruins in the first period as UCLA jumped out to a 6-2 lead. Sophomore Elsie Windes and junior Katie Gold tallied the Bears' goals in the opening quarter. In the second period, Gabrielle Domanic was the Bruins' leading scorer, tallying two of her team's five goals. Gold countered for Cal with goals at 4:50 in the second period and with 29 seconds left in the first half.

Freshman Vanessa Lindsey scored the Bears' lone goal in the third period, and Gold notched her third goal of the contest at 6:09 left in the match. Munro, Kelly Rulon and Domanic finished with three goals apiece for UCLA. The Bruins Emily Feher and Cal's Alex Feune de Colombi both had seven saves at the goal.

The Bruins' next game is Sunday, April 10 at Pacific.

UCLA vs. California 4/9/05

1 2 3 4 F
UCLA 6 5 3 1 15
California 2 2 1 1 6

UCLA Goals: Gabrielle Domanic 3, Thalia Munro 3, Kelly Rulon 3 Natalie Golda 2, Brittany Rowe, Monique Blanchard, Kristina Kunkel, Jillian Kraus.
UCLA Saves: Emily Feher 7,
ASU Goals: Gold 3, Card, V. Lindsey, Windes.
ASU Saves: Feune de Colombi 7


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Jan 30
vs. USA Scrimmage
Los Angeles, CA
L, 13-4
Saturday, Feb 13
vs. Sonoma State
San Diego, CA
W, 17 - 1
Saturday, Feb 13
vs. Loyola Marymount
San Diego, CA
W, 14 - 7
Sunday, Feb 14
vs. UC Davis
San Diego, CA
W, 5 - 1
Sunday, Feb 14
vs. USC
San Diego, CA
L, 6 - 8
Friday, Feb 19
at UC Irvine
Irvine, CA
W, 11 - 6
Saturday, Feb 27
vs. San Diego State
Newport Beach, CA
W, 6 - 5
Saturday, Feb 27
vs. Michigan
Newport Beach, CA
W, 14 - 8
Sunday, Feb 28
vs. Hawai'i
Irvine, CA
W, 10 - 6
Sunday, Feb 28
vs. USC
Irvine, CA
L, 7 - 10
Saturday, Mar 05
vs. Loyola Marymount
Ann Arbor, MI
W, 17 - 4
Saturday, Mar 05
vs. George Washington
Ann Arbor, MI
W, 22 - 5
Sunday, Mar 06
at Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
W, 9 - 5
Sunday, Mar 06
vs. Bucknell
Ann Arbor, MI
W, 20 - 5
Sunday, Mar 20
at CSU Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA
W, 6 - 1
Friday, Mar 25
at California
Berkeley, CA
W, 4 - 3
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. San Jose State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 13 - 6
Sunday, Apr 03
vs. Redlands
Los Angeles, CA
W, 23 - 2
Sunday, Apr 03
vs. Pomona-Pitzer
Los Angeles, CA
W, 25 - 3
Saturday, Apr 09
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
L, 5 - 8
Friday, Apr 15
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 16 - 6
Saturday, Apr 23
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
W, 9 - 8 (3OT)
Friday, Apr 29 - 11:00 AM PST
at CSU Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA
Friday, May 13 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Los Angeles, CA
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