No. 3 UCLA Women's Water Polo Wins at No. 10 Michigan, 10-4

Jan. 25, 2009

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Senior Tanya Gandy scored a game-high three goals to lead the No. 3 UCLA women's water polo team past No. 10 Michigan, 10-4, on Sunday afternoon in the Bruins' final contest at the Michigan Invitational.

Gandy finished the weekend having scored three goals in each of the Bruins' three matches. Against Michigan, UCLA (3-0) also received two goals from sophomore Priscilla Orozco.

UCLA trailed, 2-0, midway through the first quarter before senior Kim Nelson found the back of the cage with 2:13 to play in the opening period, slicing the Wolverines' lead to 2-1.

The Bruins outscored Michigan by a 5-0 margin through the second and third quarters to assume a 6-2 advantage. Gandy and senior Anne Belden scored one goal each in the second frame. Senior Katie Rulon, Orozco and Gandy each added one goal in the third period.

In the fourth quarter, UCLA outscored Michigan by a 4-2 margin.

Senior goalkeeper Brittany Fullen registered a season-high 12 saves in the cage for UCLA. Michigan's Brittany May recorded 10 saves in the game's first three quarters.

The Bruins return to action at Long Beach State in a non-conference match against the 49ers on Thursday, Feb. 5. Game time is 7 p.m.

No. 3 UCLA at No. 10 Michigan

1 2 3 4 F
UCLA 1 2 3 4 10
Michigan 2 0 0 2 4

UCLA Goals: Tanya Gandy 3, Priscilla Orozco 2, Anne Belden, Kim Nelson, Sarah Orozco, Katie Rulon, Hannah Sebenaler
UCLA Saves: Brittany Fullen 12

Michigan Goals: Leah Robertson 2, Meagan Cobb, Sarah Roberts
Michigan Saves: Brittany May 10, Tara Brigham 0


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Jan 23
vs. Hawai'i
Santa Barbara, CA
W, 13 - 8
Saturday, Jan 23
at UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA
W, 8 - 5
Sunday, Jan 24
vs. Long Beach State
Santa Barbara, CA
W, 11 - 4
Sunday, Jan 24
vs. Michigan
Santa Barbara, CA
W, 11 - 7
Saturday, Jan 30
vs. USA Scrimmage
Los Angeles, CA
L, 4 - 13
Saturday, Feb 13 - 8:30 AM PST
vs. Sonoma State
San Diego, CA
Saturday, Feb 13 - TBA PST
vs. Loyola Marymount or ...
San Diego, CA
Sunday, Feb 14 - TBA PST
vs. Triton Invitational
San Diego, CA
Sunday, Feb 14 - TBA PST
vs. Triton Invitational
San Diego, CA
Friday, Feb 19 - 7:00 PM PST
at UC Irvine
Irvine, CA
Saturday, Feb 27 - TBA PST
vs. UC Irvine ...
Irvine, CA
Saturday, Feb 27 - TBA PST
vs. UC Irvine ...
Irvine, CA
Sunday, Feb 28 - TBA PST
vs. UC Irvine ...
Irvine, CA
Sunday, Feb 28 - TBA PST
vs. UC Irvine ...
Irvine, CA
Saturday, Mar 05 - 10:50 AM PST
vs. Loyola Marymount
Ann Arbor, MI
Saturday, Mar 05 - 4:30 PM PST
vs. George Washington
Ann Arbor, MI
Sunday, Mar 06 - 7:40 AM PST
at Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
Sunday, Mar 06 - 1:40 PM PST
vs. Bucknell
Ann Arbor, MI
Sunday, Mar 20 - 1:00 PM PST
at CSU Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA
Friday, Mar 25 - 5:00 PM PST
at California
Berkeley, CA
Saturday, Apr 02 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. San Jose State
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Apr 03 - 12:15 PM PST
vs. Redlands
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Apr 03 - 4:00 PM PST
vs. Pomona-Pitzer
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Apr 09 - 1:00 PM PST
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Apr 15 - 3:30 PM PST
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Apr 23 - 11:30 AM PST
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Apr 29 - All Day PST
vs. MPSF Championships
Bakersfield, CA
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