Women's Water Polo Falls at WWWPA Tournament

April 27, 2001

LA JOLLA, Calif. - The Santa Clara women's water polo team fell to host and third-seeded UC San Diego 16-1 in a quarterfinal match of the Women's Western Water Polo Association Tournament at Canyonview Pool. The Broncos fall to 10-20 with the loss.

Bronco sophomore Elizabeth Glotzbach scored SCU's only goal of the afternoon, doing so in the first quarter as the Tritons opened a 4-1 lead en route to an 8-1 halftime edge.

In the third quarter, UC San Diego scored five more time and followed in the fourth period with three more scores.

The Broncos, seeded sixth in this week's action, will face seventh-seeded CS San Bernardino on Saturday at 11 a.m.

The event runs through Sunday and the winner will receive an automatic bid to the 2001 NCAA Championships, hosted by Stanford University on May 12-13. The second through fourth-place finishers will be invited to participate in the North Coast Section Tournament.

Friday, April 27

No. 2 UC Davis def. No. 7 CS San Bernardino 23-1
No. 3 UC San Diego def. No. 6 Santa Clara 16-1
No. 1 LMU def. No. 8 CS Hayward 15-0
No. 4 CS Bakersfield def. No. 5 UC Santa Cruz 9-6

Saturday, April 28
Consolation Semifinals

No. 6 Santa Clara vs. No. 7 CS San Bernardino 11 a.m.
No. 5 UC Santa Cruz vs. No. 8 CS Hayward 12:30 p.m.

Championship Semifinals
No. 2 UC Davis vs. No. 3 UC San Diego 2 p.m.
No. 1 LMU vs. No. 4 CS Bakersfield 3:30 p.m.

Sunday, April 29
7th Place Match 9 a.m.
5th Place Match 10:30 a.m.
3rd Place Match 12 noon
Championship Match 1:30 p.m.