UCLA takes first two games at the Stanford Invitational

Feb. 3, 2007

The two-time NCAA champion UCLA Women's Water Polo Team began their season today, defeating fourth-ranked California 10-2, and fifth ranked Hawaii 12-4 in the first day of the Stanford Invitational.

In the first game, the Bruins jumped on the Bears early, outscoring them 6-1 before halftime. In the second half, the Bruins extended their lead and cruised to a 10-2 victory.

In their second game of the day, the Bruins fell behind early to Hawaii, ending the first quarter down 3-2. They then shut out their opponent and scored seven goals over the next two quarters to take a comfortable lead. The Bruins won the game 12-4. Kelly Rulon, Katie Rulon, and Jillian Kraus all recorded three goals in the victory.

The Bruins will play Indiana tomorrow (2/4/07) at 9:10 am to complete bracket play. If they win, they will play in the championship of the tournament at 4:30 pm. The Tournament is being held on the campus of Stanford University in Palo Alto, CA.


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

UCLA Goals: Gabrielle Domanic 3, Tanya Gandy 2, Katie Rulon, Brittany Rowe, Jillian Kraus, Molly Cahill, Kelly Rulon
UCLA Saves: Emily Feher 8
Cal Goals:Windes, Corso


1 2 3 4 F
UCLA 2 4 3 3 12
Hawaii 3 0 0 1 4

UCLA Goals: Jillian Kraus 3, Katie Rulon 3, Kelly Rulon 3, Brittany Rowe, Tanya Gandy, Kamaile Crowell
Hawaii Goals: Mason, Van Raalte, Sieprath, Hason-Swaner


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
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
vs. UC San Diego
Los Angeles, CA
W, 17 - 4
Saturday, May 14
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
L, 4 - 7
Sunday, May 15
vs. Michigan
Los Angeles, CA
W, 5 - 4
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