#1 Bruin Women's Water Polo Opens Season with Victory over Irvine

Feb. 7, 2002

In the opening game of the season, UCLA defeated UC Irvine 16-4. The leading scorer for the Bruins was junior Robin Beuregard, who ended the day with four goals on four attempts. Sophomore Natalie Golda tallied a hat trick in the game. And, Junior Devon McIntyre scored a pair of goals. Junior goalie Christel Smith led the Bruins in saves with a total of three. Jaime Hipp also had a save for the Bruins. For Irvine, Erica Horman was the leading scorer with three goals and Melissa Fernandez also scored a goal. Goalie Sun Chamblee ended the day with nine saves.

Also scoring a goal for the Bruins were Kelly Heuchan, Mari Joyce, Kristyn Pulver, Eleanor Murphy, Jody Schmidt and true freshmen Amber Stachowski and Nicollette Grams.

This weekend, February 9-10, the Bruins will compete at the Stanford Invitational. On Saturday, UCLA will face Massachusetts at 9:00 AM and Cal at 3:30 PM. Sunday, the Bruins will face San Jose State at 9:00 AM and the championship game will be held at 5:00 PM.

UCLA vs. Irvine - 2/7/02

         1    2    3    4    Final

UCLA 6 6 4 4 16 Irvine 1 0 1 2 4

Goals: UCLA - Beuregard 4, Golda 3, McIntyre 2, Heuchan 1, Joyce 1, Pulver 1, Murphy 1, Schmidt 1, Am. Stachowski 1, Grams 1, Irvine - Horman 3, Fernandez 1

Assists: UCLA - Pulver 2, Murphy 2, Flanagan 2, Munro 2, Am. Stachowski 2, Ash. Stachowski 2, Golda 1, Lamb 1, Joyce 1, Beuregard 1

Saves: UCLA - Smith 3, Hipp 1, Irvine - Chamblee 9


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
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS