Feb. 7, 2010
STANFORD, Calif. - The No. 5 UCLA women's water polo team edged No. 9 Arizona State, 7-6, in the Stanford Invitational on Sunday morning. The Bruins (5-2) received one pair of goals each from junior Grace Reynolds and freshman Leah Trella.
Arizona State (3-3) received two goals from Sarah Harris, Bonnie Miles and Kelsey White.
The Bruins led 2-1 after the first quarter. Arizona State outscored UCLA, 3-2, in the second period to tie the contest, 4-4, at halftime. UCLA blanked the Sun Devils by a 2-0 margin in the third frame to secure a 6-4 lead. Arizona State reduced the Bruins' lead to one goal in the final quarter before UCLA sealed a 7-6 victory.
UCLA sophomore goalkeeper Caitlin Dement registered five saves in the cage. Arizona State goalkeeper Taylor Greenberg netted six saves.
The Bruins return to action against No. 2 USC (4-1) on Sunday at 3:15 p.m. at Stanford's Avery Pool.
No. 5 UCLA vs. No. 9 Arizona State - Stanford Invitational
Arizona State Goals: Sarah Harris 2, Bonnie Miles 2, Kelsey White 2
Arizona State Saves: Taylor Greenberg 6