No. 2 UCLA Defeats UC Irvine, 15-5

Feb. 19, 2006

Irvine, Calif. - The No. 2 UCLA women's water polo team on Sunday afternoon defeated No. 13 UC Irvine, 15-5, in a Mountain Pacific Sports Federation match at the Anteater Aquatics Complex.

The Bruins took an 8-0 lead at the half as Kelly Rulon scored three of her four goals in the opening half. The Anteaters got on the board with 5:22 left in the third period as junior Robyn Kaake converted a penalty throw to make it 8-1. UCLA scored two more goals to go up 10-1 with 3:29 remaining in the third period. Freshman Gianna Rossi added a goal for UCI with 1:33 remaining to cut the lead to 10-2 at the end of the third period. UCLA outscored UCI 5-3 in the fourth period for a final score of 15-5.

Kelly Rulon of UCLA led all scorers with four goals and Gabrielle Domanic had three goals for the Bruins. Robyn Kaake led UCI with two goals in the match.

The Bruins will next compete at the Gaucho Invitational Saturday, Feb. 25th and Sunday, Feb. 26th in Santa Barbara.

UCLA vs. UC Irvine

1 2 3 4 F
UCLA 4 4 2 5 15
UC Irvine 0 0 2 3 5

UCLA Goals: Kelly Rulon 4, Gabrielle Domanic 3, Tanya Gandy 2, Katie Rulon 2, Thalia Munro, Jillian Kraus, Anne Belden, Kristina Kunkel
UCLA Saves: Emily Feher 3, Brittany Fullen 1
UCI Goals: Robyn Kaake 2, Gianna Rossi, Jackie Prine, Julia Fancher
UCI Saves: Lauren Machanis 11


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 - 12:45 PM PST
vs. Stanford
Bakersfield, CA
Friday, May 13 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Los Angeles, CA
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