UCLA to Broadcast NCAA Women's Water Polo Championships

May 10, 2005

LOS ANGELES -UCLA, which has provided live broadcasts for three of the first four NCAA Women's Water Polo Championships, will expand its broadcasting for the first eight-team championship this Friday through Sunday, May 13-15 at the University of Michigan.

The plan is to broadcast two of the quarterfinals on Friday; both winner's bracket semifinals on Saturday and the championship match on Sunday (provided UCLA is in the finals). All matches can be accessed at www.uclabruins.com or at NCAASports.com on the water polo page.

Michael Sondheimer will be doing the play-by-play of his fourth NCAA Women's Water Polo Championships. His color analyst will be former UCLA All-American and international player Catherine von Schwarz. The matches will be broadcast commercial free for internet listeners through CollegeSports.Com.

BROADCAST SCHEDULE:

Friday, May 13
12 noon PST--Redlands-USC
3 pm PST---Wagner-UCLA

Saturday, May 14
1:30 pm PST---UCLA-Wagner winner vs. Hawaii-Loyola winner
3:00 pm PST---Redlands-USC winner vs. Stanford-Michigan winner

Sunday, May 15
1:30 pm PST---NCAA Championship Match


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. San Jose State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 13 - 6
Sunday, Apr 03
vs. Redlands
Los Angeles, CA
W, 23 - 2
Sunday, Apr 03
vs. Pomona-Pitzer
Los Angeles, CA
W, 25 - 3
Saturday, Apr 09
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
L, 5 - 8
Friday, Apr 15
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 16 - 6
Saturday, Apr 23
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
W, 9 - 8 (3OT)
Friday, Apr 29
at CSU Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA
W, 10 - 3
Saturday, Apr 30
vs. Stanford
Bakersfield, CA
L, 3 - 6
Sunday, May 01
vs. California
Bakersfield, CA
W, 7 - 5
Friday, May 13
vs. UC San Diego
Los Angeles, CA
W, 17 - 4
Saturday, May 14
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
L, 4 - 7
Sunday, May 15
vs. Michigan
Los Angeles, CA
W, 5 - 4
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