Women's Water Polo Defeats CS San Bernardino
April 28, 2001
LA JOLLA, Calif. - The Santa Clara women's water polo team defeated seventh seed CS San Bernardino 9-7 in a consolation semifinal match of the Women's Western Water Polo Association Tournament at Canyonview Pool. The Broncos improve to 11-20 with the victory.
Santa Clara opened strong, scoring three goals in the first quarter while only allowing one. The Broncos went to halftime up 5-2 and lasted a CS San Bernardino comeback in the third as SCU was outscored 3-2 in the frame. Each team registered two goals in the final period.
The Broncos, seeded sixth in this week's action, will close their season against fifth-seeded UC Santa Cruz on Sunday at 10:30 a.m. for fifth place.
Saturday, April 28
No. 6 Santa Clara def. No. 7 CS San Bernardino 9-7
No. 5 UC Santa Cruz def. No. 8 CS Hayward 14-5
No. 2 UC Davis def. No. 3 UC San Diego 5-4
No. 1 LMU def. No. 4 CS Bakersfield 12-4
Sunday, April 29
7th Place Match 9 a.m.
No. 7 CS San Bernardino vs. No. 8 CS Hayward
5th Place Match 10:30 a.m.
No. 5 UC Santa Cruz vs. No. 6 Santa Clara
3rd Place Match 12 noon
No. 3 UC San Diego vs. No. 4 CS Bakersfield
Championship Match 1:30 p.m.
No. 1 LMU vs. No. 2 UC Davis