Bruins Defeat Arizona State in Quarterfinals of MPSF Tournament, 11-7

April 28, 2006

Irvine, Calif. - The second-ranked UCLA women's water polo team defeated the ninth-ranked Arizona State Sun Devils, 11-7 in the Quarterfinals of the MPSF Tournament at UC Irvine. The Bruins move their record to 25-3, 11-1 in the MPSF conference and will face Stanford on Saturday in the Semifinals at 2:45 PM.

The Bruins scored four goals in the first quarter to take an early lead and added two more in the second quarter to take a 6-3 halftime lead. UCLA outscored the Sun Devils as well in the last two quarters, eventually winning 11-7.

Kelly Rulon led the Bruins in scoring with three goals. Kristina Kunkel, Jillian Kraus, and Brittany Rowe added two. Goalkeeper Emily Feher had seven saves.

UCLA vs. Arizona State

1 2 3 4 F
Arizona State 2 1 2 2 7
UCLA 4 2 3 2 11

UCLA Goals: Kelly Rulon 3, Kristina Kunkel 2, Jillian Kraus 2, Brittany Rowe 2, Thalia Munro , Gabrielle Domanic
UCLA Saves: Emily Feher 7
Arizona State Goals: Rowie Webster 4, Allison Doud, Kimberlee Stevens, Ashley Bower
Arizona State Saves: Caylinn Wallace 7


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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