No. 2 UCLA Men's Water Polo Downs Redlands, 14-4, at UCI Invitational

Oct. 10, 2009

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. - Freshman Griffin White scored a season-high five goals to pace the No. 2 UCLA men's water polo team past Redlands, 14-4, in a first-round contest at the UC Irvine Invitational on Saturday morning. In all, the Bruins (11-2) received goals from nine players.

UCLA led the entire contest against Redlands (8-11), opening a 2-0 lead through the first quarter. The Bruins outscored Redlands by a 4-1 margin in the second period to assume a 6-1 halftime advantage.

Both teams traded one pair of goals in the third quarter, before UCLA sealed the victory by outscoring Redlands, 6-1, in the final quarter.

Senior goalkeeper Chay Lapin registered six saves for the Bruins. Freshman Matt Rapacz logged three saves, and sophomore Andrew Mesesan made one stop in relief for UCLA.

Redlands received one goal from each of four players.

UCLA returns to action Saturday against No. 8 Long Beach State at Corona del Mar High School. Game time of the quarterfinal match is slated for 3:10 p.m.

Redlands vs. UCLA (UCI Invitational - First-Round Match)

1 2 3 4 F
Redlands 0 1 2 1 4
UCLA 2 4 2 6 14

Redlands Goals: John Floersch, Ryan Floersch, Bo Sidhu, Blake vanHartesvelt
Redlands Saves: Teddy Trowbridge 11

UCLA Goals: Griffin White 5, Jacob Murphy 2, Cole Consani, Scott Davidson, Kevin Kuga, Bret Lathrope, Josh Samuels, Scott Swanson, Emilio Vieira
UCLA Saves: Chay Lapin 6, Matt Rapacz 3, Andrew Mesesan 1


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Sep 05 - 9:20 AM PST
vs. UC Davis
San Diego, CA
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
vs. Pepperdine
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Sep 12 - 11:45 AM PST
vs. UC San Diego
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Sep 12 - 2:15 PM PST
vs. UC Santa Barbara
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Sep 12 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. Long Beach State
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Sep 13 - 10:20 AM PST
at Redlands
Redlands, CA
Sunday, Sep 13 - 12:00 PM PST
vs. Whittier
Redlands, CA
Saturday, Sep 19 - TBA PST
vs. NorCal Tournament
Stanford, CA
Saturday, Sep 19 - TBA PST
vs. NorCal Tournament
Stanford, CA
Sunday, Sep 20 - TBA PST
vs. NorCal Tournament
Stanford, CA
Sunday, Sep 20 - TBA PST
vs. NorCal Tournament
Stanford, CA
Saturday, Sep 26 - 11:00 AM PST
vs. ...
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Sep 26 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. Chapman
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Sep 26 - 2:00 PM PST
vs. Alumni Match
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
vs. SoCal Tournament
Malibu, CA
Sunday, Oct 11 - TBA PST
vs. SoCal Tournament
Malibu, CA
Sunday, Oct 11 - TBA PST
vs. SoCal Tournament
Malibu, CA
Saturday, Oct 17 - TBA PST
at Stanford
Stanford, CA
Sunday, Oct 18 - 2:00 PM PST
at San Jose State
San Jose, CA
Saturday, Oct 24 - TBA PST
vs. California
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Oct 25 - 2:00 PM PST
at UC Irvine
Irvine, CA
Sunday, Nov 01 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. Pacific
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 06 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. UC Santa Barbara
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Nov 08 - 12:00 PM PST
at Long Beach State
Long Beach, CA
Sunday, Nov 15 - TBA PST
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 20 - TBA PST
vs. MPSF Quarterfinals
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Nov 21 - TBA PST
vs. MPSF Semifinals
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Nov 22 - 3:00 PM PST
vs. MPSF Championships - ...
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Nov 22 - 4:30 PM PST
vs. MPSF Championships - ...
Los Angeles, CA
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS