March 8, 2009
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - Freshman Randi Bresee scored a career-high four goals and sophomore Kelsey McGinley added a career-best three goals to help lead the No. 3 UCLA women's water polo team past Cal Lutheran, 22-3, on Sunday morning at Cal Lutheran's Samuelson Aquatics Center.
Including the multiple-goal efforts from Bresee and McGinley, 13 Bruins scored against the host Regals. Freshman Nicole Barker, sophomores Katie Estrada and Camy Sullivan and senior Tanya Gandy totaled two goals apiece.
UCLA (14-3) raced to a 6-1 lead after the first quarter before outscoring Cal Lutheran, 4-0, in the second quarter. The Bruins continue to increase their cushion, outscoring the Regals (5-8) by identical 6-1 margins in the final two periods.
Later on Sunday afternoon, No. 3 UCLA plays No. 12 Cal State Northridge at Cal Lutheran's Samuelson Aquatics Center. Game time against the Matadors is 1:30 p.m.
No. 3 UCLA at Cal Lutheran - Cal Lutheran Spring Tournament
UCLA Goals: Randi Bresee 4, Kelsey McGinley 3, Nicole Barker 2, Katie Estrada 2, Tanya Gandy 2, Camy Sullivan 2, Megan Burmeister, KK Clark, Kelly Easterday, Priscilla Orozco, Monica Powers, Katie Rulon, Hannah Sebenaler
UCLA Saves: Kristen Simonds 5, Morgan Ronimus 3
Cal Lutheran Goals: Ashley Bentz, Meredith Butte, Joy Cyprian
Cal Lutheran Saves: not reported