Feb. 24, 1998
Bruins visit Santa Barbara for Gaucho Invitational, February 28-March 1: Two- time defending national champion UCLA (6-0 overall, 0-0 MPSF) will be among the 16 participants in the UC Santa Barbara tournament this weekend. The Bruins are slated to play on Saturday at 8:00 a.m. versus Occidental and at 12:40 p.m. vs. the winner of a UCSD-San Jose State matchup. UCLA will likely play on Sunday at 10:20 a.m., and should advance to the 4:10 p.m. championship game.
Bruin Notes: Sophomore Erin Golaboski currently leads the Bruins in scoring with 14 points. She is closely followed by junior All-Americans Catharine von Schwarz (13 points) and Coralie Simmons (12 points). Both von Schwarz and Simmons have netted goals in all six of the Bruins' 1998 matches. Freshman Kristin Guerin holds the fourth position in scoring, with 10 points from five two-goal games.
The Bruins are riding a 35 game winning streak, dating back to February 15, 1997, and have compiled a 66-2 record since the opening of the 1996 season. Thus far in the 1998 campaign, UCLA has outscored opponents 81-22.
Bruins head into busy mid-season schedule: UCLA is embarking on a full March schedule. The Bruins are penciled in for seven games and two tournaments, beginning this weekend at the UC Santa Barbara Gaucho Invitational. UCLA will play host in five of the March matches between the14 and 22.
Bruin Scoring Erin Golaboski 14 Serela Mansur 8 Michelle Lee 3 Jessica Stewart 1 Catharine von Schwarz 13 Mandy McAloon 6 Katie Tenenbaum 3 Coralie Simmons 12 Robin Beauregard 5 Carly Herrera 2 Kristin Guerin 10 Amanda Gall 3 Jenn Cady 1 team total: 81 goals UCLA Women's Water Polo Schedule Date Opponent/Tourn. Site Time Feb. 28-Mar. 1 @Santa Barbara Tournament Santa Barbara TBA Mar. 5 @USC* Los Angeles 5 p.m. Mar. 6-7 @Hawai'i Tournament Honolulu, HI TBA Mar. 14 Stanford* Sunset Rec. Noon Mar. 15 San Jose State* Men's Gym Pool Noon Mar. 17 Univ. of Massachusetts Men's Gym Pool 3 p.m. Mar. 21 California* Sunset Rec. Noon Mar. 22 UOP* Men's Gym Pool Noon Mar. 27 @UC Santa Barbara* Santa Barbara 4 p.m. Apr. 3 @Long Beach State* Belmont Plaza 7 p.m. Apr. 4 @San Diego State* San Diego 11 a.m. @ UC San Diego San Diego 5 p.m. Apr.10-12 @MPSF Tourn. Stockton (UOP) TBA Apr. 24-26 @Western Regionals Stanford (Stanford) TBA May 8-10 @Collegiate Championships Los Angeles (USC) TBA *denotes MPSF Conference match