March 15, 1999
Bruins head into busy mid-season schedule: Three-time defending national champion UCLA (8-6 overall, 2-2 MPSF) will host No. 7 UMass (8-1 overall) at 3 pm on Tuesday, March 16 at the Men's Gym Pool. The following weekend, UCLA heads to northern California to battle No. 3 rival Cal (11-4 overall, 3-2 MPSF) on March 20 and No. 20 University of the Pacific (2-5 overall, 0-4 MPSF) on March 21. Both games are MPSF conference matches.
UCLA vs. UMass: Tuesday's match between the UCLA Bruins and the UMass Minutemen marks the third meeting in women's water polo history between the two schools. UCLA owns a 2-0 advantage over the Minutemen.
UCLA vs. Cal: The third-ranked Cal Bears defeated UCLA 8-5 on Feb. 28 at the UC Santa Barbara Tournament. This season, Cal has recorded losses against top- ranked USC and #2 Stanford. They are led in scoring by Colette Glinkowski who has 26 points.
UCLA vs. Pacific: The Pacific Tigers are led in scoring by Molly Smith who has 19 goals. To date, the Bruins have not lost a match to the Tigers since women's water polo was named an intercollegiate sport in 1995.
Bruin Notes: Freshman Elaine Zivich (Lompoc, CA), who has scored in all but one game this season, leads the Bruins with 27 points. She is followed by freshman Jenny Lamb (Huntington Beach) who has 14 goals and sophomore Kristin Guerin (Los Alamitos) who has 11 goals.
Celebrating Women's Athletics: The UCLA Athletic Department will celebrate the Silver Anniversary of UCLA Women's Intercollegiate Athletics on May 1, 1999. "A Celebration of Champions" dinner will honor the accomplishments of the UCLA Women's Intercollegiate Athletic Program and its athletes over the past 25 years.
Bruins Host MPSF Tournament
The UCLA Women's Water Polo Team will host the MPSF Tournament this year. The event will be held at the Sunset Recreation Center, from April 9-11.
1999 Scoring Statistics
Name Year Goals Shooting % Brianne Barth Fr. 1 100% Amanda Gall Sr. 8 32% Kristin Guerin So. 11 33% Erin Hayes Fr. 9 39% Carly Herrera Jr. 6 29% Serela Kay Jr. 8 28% Jennifer Lamb Fr. 14 45% Michelle Lee So. 7 32% Mandy McAloon Sr. 7 37% Eleanor Murphy Fr. 1 17% Jessica Stewart Jr. 1 33% Katie Tenenbaum Sr. 4 29% Elaine Zivich Fr. 27 44% TOTALS 104 36%