Sept. 13, 2009
PRINCETON, N.J. - The No. 4 UCLA men's water polo team downed Johns Hopkins, 14-7, in the Bruins' first of two matches at the Princeton Invitational on Sunday morning at DeNunzio Pool. UCLA (4-0) received three goals each from senior Cole Consani, junior Emilio Vieira and freshman Griffin White.
The Bruins won their fourth game of the Princeton Invitational by racing to a 4-1 lead through the first quarter. Johns Hopkins outscored UCLA by a 3-2 margin in the second frame, closing the gap to 6-4 at halftime.
UCLA outscored Johns Hopkins, 3-2, in the third quarter before pulling ahead by a 5-1 margin in the fourth quarter to secure a 14-7 victory.
The Bruins face No. 20 Bucknell at 12:30 p.m. (PT) Sunday in both teams' final matches at the Princeton Invitational.
No. 4 UCLA vs. Johns Hopkins - Princeton Invite (Day Three)
Johns Hopkins Goals: Kyle Gertridge 3, Kielan Crow, Ross Schofield, Mark Strickland, Alex Whittam
Johns Hopkins Saves: totals not available