No. 2 Bruins Place Third at Gaucho Tournament

Feb. 29, 2004

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - After losing to Stanford earlier in the day the UCLA women's water polo team rebounded to defeat No. 4 Long Beach State 9-7 to place third at the Gaucho Tournament. UCLA is now 7-2 (1-0) on the year and will have its home opener this weekend against California at 1:00 PM on Saturday, March 6.

UCLA fell behind 2-3 after one period, but were able to rebound and outscore Long Beach State 3-1 in the second period to take the 5-4 lead. The teams would each score once in the third period and in the fourth UCLA would score three goals to Long Beach's two to earn the 9-7 victory.

Katherine Belden and Molly Cahill each scored three times for the Bruins with Kristina Kunkel adding two goals and Brittney Bowlus one.

UCLA vs. Long Beach State - 2/29/04

Teams 1 2 3 4 F

Long Beach State 3 1 1 2 7

UCLA 2 3 1 3 9

Goals: UCLA - Katherine Belden 3, Molly Cahill 3, Kristina Kunkel 2, Brittney Bowlus; Long Beach State - Angelica Garcia 5, Cassie Azvedo, Alison Braden


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Feb 13
vs. Sonoma State
San Diego, CA
W, 17 - 1
Saturday, Feb 13
vs. Loyola Marymount
San Diego, CA
W, 14 - 7
Sunday, Feb 14
vs. UC Davis
San Diego, CA
W, 5 - 1
Sunday, Feb 14
vs. USC
San Diego, CA
L, 6 - 8
Friday, Feb 19
at UC Irvine
Irvine, CA
W, 11 - 6
Saturday, Feb 27
vs. San Diego State
Newport Beach, CA
W, 6 - 5
Saturday, Feb 27
vs. Michigan
Newport Beach, CA
W, 14 - 8
Sunday, Feb 28
vs. Hawai'i
Irvine, CA
W, 10 - 6
Sunday, Feb 28
vs. USC
Irvine, CA
L, 7 - 10
Saturday, Mar 05
vs. Loyola Marymount
Ann Arbor, MI
W, 17 - 4
Saturday, Mar 05
vs. George Washington
Ann Arbor, MI
W, 22 - 5
Sunday, Mar 06
at Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
W, 9 - 5
Sunday, Mar 06
vs. Bucknell
Ann Arbor, MI
W, 20 - 5
Sunday, Mar 20
at CSU Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA
W, 6 - 1
Friday, Mar 25
at California
Berkeley, CA
W, 4 - 3
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 - 12:00 PM PST
vs. UC San Diego or ...
Los Angeles, CA
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