No. 1 Bruins Defeat Hawaii in MPSF Semi Finals, 10-5

April 30, 2005

In the Semi Finals of the MPSF playoffs, the top-seeded UCLA Bruins defeated the fourth-seeded Hawaii Wahine, 10-5. The Bruins held the lead throughout and outscored the rainbows 4-2 in the first quarter. UCLA moves its record to 29, which matches the longest single season winning streak in UCLA women's water polo history.

Natalie Golda, Thalia Munro, and Kelly Rulon stepped up for the Bruins and scored two goals apiece. Gabrielle Domanic, Jillian Kraus, Kacy Kunkel and Brittney Rowe each scored one. Goalkeeper Emily Feher had 10 saves. For Hawaii, Beth Novick scored twice and Anna Sieprath, Malia Tarayao, and Iefke Van Belkum had one goal.

UCLA will face Stanford in the Championship game on Sunday at 3:15 PM.

UCLA vs. Hawaii 4/30/05

1 2 3 4 F
Hawaii 2 0 1 2 5
UCLA 4 2 1 3 10

UCLA Goals: Natalie Golda 2, Thalia Munro 2, Kelly Rulon 2, Gabrielle Domanic, Jillian Kraus, Kacy Kunkel, Brittany Rowe.


UCLA Saves: Emily Feher 10,
Hawaii Goals: Beth Novick 2, Anna Sieprath, Malia Tarayao, Iefke Van Belkum.
Hawaii Saves: Meike De Nooy 11


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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