No. 4 UCLA Women's Water Polo Falls at No. 1 Stanford, 5-2

March 26, 2011

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STANFORD, Calif. - The No. 4 UCLA women's water polo team dropped a 5-2 decision at No. 1 Stanford on Saturday afternoon. The Bruins (18-5, 1-3 MPSF) received both goals from senior Megan Burmeister.

Stanford (17-0, 3-0 MPSF) extended its season-opening win streak to 17 games in the MPSF contest.

The host Cardinal were led by two goals from Annika Dries, while Pallavi Menon, Kim Krueger and Monica Coughlan each scored one goal.

Krueger and Coughlan each scored in the opening frame to hand Stanford a 2-0 cushion. Menon and Dries found the back of the cage in the second quarter to give the Cardinal a 4-0 lead by halftime.

Burmeister scored one goal in the each of the final two quarters for UCLA.

Freshman goalkeeper Sami Hill totaled seven saves in the cage for the Bruins in the first half, while junior goalkeeper Caitlin Dement was credited with four stops in the second half. Stanford goalkeeper Amber Oland tallied five saves.

UCLA returns to action with an MPSF match at San Jose State on Saturday, April 2. Game time in San Jose, Calif., is slated for 12 p.m.

No. 4 UCLA at No. 1 Stanford (MPSF contest)

1 2 3 4 F
UCLA 0 0 1 1 2
Stanford 2 2 1 0 5

UCLA Goals: Megan Burmeister 2
UCLA Saves: Sami Hill 7 (first half), Caitlin Dement 4 (second half)

Stanford Goals: Annika Dries 2, Monica Coughlan, Kim Krueger, Pallavi Menon
Stanford Saves: Amber Oland 5


EVENT INFORMATION
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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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