November 12, 2011

No. 14 Water Polo Falls at No. 4 Stanford

Santa Clara, ranked No. 14 nationally, was defeated 17-3 at No. 4 Stanford on Saturday at Avery Aquatic Center Saturday. The Cardinal (17-4, 5-2 MPSF) have won eight of their last nine games.  Santa Clara moves to 17-16 and 4-5 in WWPA.

Santa Clara was led by Tucker Carlson's two goals.  Peter Moore added one.

Santa Clara travels to the WWPA Championships next weekend in San Diego.

 

Scoring Summary

Santa Clara – 1 0 1 1 = 3

Stanford – 6 1 5 5 – 17

 

Stanford Goal Scorers: Bowen 4, Smith 3, Rudolph 2, Watkins 2, Avery,

Brown, Finlayson, Kent, Sefton, Wright

Santa Clara Goal Scorers: Carlson 2, Moore

 

Goalie Saves: Stanford: Pingree 4, Platshon 1, Ploch 1 (S); Santa Clara: Wishart 8, Nash 0 (SCU)