Fourth-Ranked Bruins Upended by Stanford, 6-4

Nov. 1, 2003

STANFORD, CA - The third-ranked Stanford men's water polo team exploded for five goals in the first period, and then held on to defeat #4 UCLA in a Mountain Pacific Sports Federation game on Saturday at the Avery Aquatic Center.

Stanford scored the game's first three goals. Greg Crum scored at 5:30 followed by Tony Azevedo's goal at 4:17 and the third score at 3:19 by Peter Varellas. UCLA broke into the scoring column at 2:58 on a extra-man goal by Ted Peck. Stanford's Thomas Hopkins scored at 1:58 followed by a goal with ten seconds left in the first period by Sam Tyre.

Stanford's sixth goal came at 3:17 by Matt Moser.

The victory upped Stanford's record to 13-3 overall and 2-1 in the MPSF. UCLA's six-game winning streak was broken. The Bruins fall to 13-5 overall and 4-1 in conference play.

UCLA will face-off with Santa Clara and UC Santa Cruz in a pair of matches tomorrow at UC Santa Cruz.

UCLA (13-5, 4-1 MPSF) 1 1 1 1 = 4
Stanford (13-3, 2-1 MPSF) 5 1 0 0 = 6
Stanford Scorers: Azevedo 1, Crum 1, Varellas 1, Tyre 1, Moser 1, Hopkins 1
UCLA Scorers: Peck 2, Ormsby 1, Pulido 1
Goalie Saves: Taylor (S) 8; Axelrad (UCLA) 6


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Saturday, Sep 05 - 1:20 PM PST
vs. UC Irvine
San Diego, CA
Sunday, Sep 06 - 8:30 AM PST
vs. Concordia
San Diego, CA
Sunday, Sep 06 - 1:50 PM PST
vs. Pepperdine
San Diego, CA
Saturday, Sep 12 - 8:00 AM PST
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Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Sep 12 - 11:45 AM PST
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Los Angeles, CA
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Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Sep 12 - 6:00 PM PST
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Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Sep 13 - 10:20 AM PST
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Redlands, CA
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Redlands, CA
Saturday, Sep 19 - TBA PST
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Stanford, CA
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Stanford, CA
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Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Sep 26 - 1:00 PM PST
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Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Sep 26 - 2:00 PM PST
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Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Oct 02 - 4:00 PM PST
at Pepperdine
Malibu, CA
Saturday, Oct 03 - 12:00 PM PST
at Loyola Marymount
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Oct 10 - TBA PST
vs. SoCal Tournament
Malibu, CA
Saturday, Oct 10 - TBA PST
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Malibu, CA
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Malibu, CA
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Malibu, CA
Saturday, Oct 17 - TBA PST
at Stanford
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San Jose, CA
Saturday, Oct 24 - TBA PST
vs. California
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Oct 25 - 2:00 PM PST
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Irvine, CA
Sunday, Nov 01 - 1:00 PM PST
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Friday, Nov 06 - 7:00 PM PST
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Sunday, Nov 08 - 12:00 PM PST
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Long Beach, CA
Sunday, Nov 15 - TBA PST
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