Bruins Take First at Gaucho Invitational

Feb. 27, 2005

The Bruins continue to show their experience by winning close matches. After Saturday's 6-5 victory over Hawaii, the Bruins faced No. 2 USC on Sunday in the championship game of the Gaucho Invitational, hosted by UC Santa Barbara. UCLA had another close match, which in this game went into overtime. This was UCLA's first overtime game of the year. The Bruins scored four goals in the overtime play, and won the game, 10-6.

UCLA took an early 3-0 lead in the first quarter, as they have done with most of the matches this year. The Trojans stuck with the Bruins and came back, scoring two goals in the second, third, and fourth quarters. The Bruins only managed to score one goal each in those periods. At the end of regulation, the score was 6-6. In the first three minute overtime, UCLA scored turned up the intensity, scoring three goals. In the second overtime, the Bruins scored once, eventually winning, 10-6.

Kristina Kunkel, Kelly Rulon, and Thalia Munro scored two goals each for the Bruins. Gabrielle Domanic, Natalie Golda, Jillian Kraus, and Brittany Rowe each added one. Goalkeeper Emily Feher had 13 saves. Munro was the leading scorer for the Bruins over the tournament, with eight goals total.

UCLA vs. Long Beach State 2/25/05

Match No. 50 1 2 3 4 OT F
UCLA 3 1 1 1 4 10
USC 0 2 2 2 0 6

UCLA Goals: Kristina Kunkel 2, Kelly Rulon 2, Thalia Munro 2, Gabrielle Domanic, Natalie Golda, Jillian Kraus, Brittany Rowe
UCLA Saves: Emily Feher 13
USC Goals: Brittany Hayes 3, Eszter Gyori 2, Erin Wilson
USC Saves: Sarah Mix 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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