August 22, 2011
SCU Women’s Water Polo Honored for Academic Achievement
The Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) recognized the Santa Clara University women’s water polo program as one of the top achieving teams academically for the 2011 season.
June 27, 2011
Seventeen SCU Student-Athletes Earn WWPA All-Academic Honors
SCU water polo saw nearly half of its eligible student-athletes post a cumulative GPA above 3.0 and earn recognition on the 2010-11 WWPA All-Academic Teams.
May 19, 2011
Eadington Freshman Standout for the Broncos
Freshman water polo player Claire Eadington had a standout year for the Broncos.
May 17, 2011
SCU Women’s Water Polo: 2011 Season in Review
For the third time in school history, the Santa Clara women’s water polo team finished in the top three at the Western Water Polo Association (WWPA) Championship Tournament. The Broncos finished the regular season 10-6 in WWPA action, while compiling numerous impressive individual performances this season.
May 1, 2011
Broncos at Their Best in Final Game of WWPA’s, Post Top-Three Finish
The Santa Clara University women’s water polo team capped off the 2011 season with a 7-4 comeback victory over Cal State East Bay to place third at the Western Water Polo Association Championships.
April 30, 2011
Bronco Water Polo Drops Close Game in WWPA Semis
Tied at six entering the fourth quarter, third-seeded Santa Clara saw its hopes of reaching the title game of the WWPA Championships end when second-seeded UC San Diego scored back-to-back goals top open the quarter and escape with a 9-7 win.
April 29, 2011
SCU Water Polo Beats Sonoma State at WWPA Championships
The Santa Clara University women’s water polo team scored three unanswered goals in the third quarter to break a halftime tie and beat Sonoma State 7-4 in Round One of the 2011 WWPA Championships.
April 27, 2011
SCU Freshman Claire Eadington Named WWPA's Top Young Player
Santa Clara freshman Claire Eadington has been named Newcomer of the Year in the WWPA’s annual end of the season awards. It marks the first time in school history that an SCU player has earned the honor.
April 26, 2011
Bronco Water Polo Preps For WWPA Championships
The Santa Clara women’s water polo team will begin postseason play this weekend in the WWPA conference tournament in Hayward. The Broncos have earned the third seed, and will open up against sixth-seeded Sonoma St. Friday, Apr. 26 at 12 noon.
April 23, 2011
Broncos Drop Regular Season Finale
The Santa Clara women's water polo team wrapped up their regular season play by hosting UC Davis Saturday. Despite playing tough, the Broncos dropped the game 9-6 at the Sullivan Aquatic Center. With the loss Santa Clara falls to 13-18.
April 19, 2011
SCU Water Polo Earns No. 3 Seed at Upcoming WWPA Championships
With a 10-6 league record, the Santa Clara University women’s water polo team earned the third seed in the upcoming 2011 Western Water Polo Association (WWPA) Women’s Championships.
April 17, 2011
Taylor Harkins Shatters Scoring Record in 13-10 Win Over Colorado State
Santa Clara scored 13 times, beating Colorado State at the Roadrunner Invitational II in Bakersfield Sunday, and is positioned to be one of the top seeds at the upcoming Western Water Polo Association Championships.
April 16, 2011
SCU Water Polo Drops Cal State East Bay, Preps for Colorado State Sunday
The Santa Clara University women’s water polo team scored 11 goals en route to knocking off Cal State East Bay Saturday afternoon at the Roadrunner Invitational II in Bakersfield.
April 13, 2011
SCU Women's Water Polo Travels to Bakersfield This Weekend
Three Western Water Polo Association (WWPA) games are on the schedule for SCU, including an important matchup with Colorado State.
April 11, 2011
SCU Wraps Up The Bronco, 18-Game Water Polo Tournament
The Santa Clara University women’s water polo program finished hosting The Bronco, an 18-game, three-day tournament at the Sullivan Aquatic Center.
April 9, 2011
Broncos Split Day One of Bronco Tournament
Behind a great defensive effort, the SCU Broncos split a pair of games on Day One of the Bronco Tournament at the Sulivan Aquatic Center. SCU edged Cal State Bakersfield 6-5 in the morning, but dropped a heartbreaker to No. 20 UC San Diego 9-8 in sudden-death overtime.
April 6, 2011
Tournament Central: Santa Clara Invitational, The Bronco
Santa Clara will be hosting The Bronco water polo tournament this weekend at the Sullivan Aquatic Center on SCU's Mission Campus.
April 2, 2011
Taylor Harkins Leads SCU Water Polo to Victory in Los Angeles
In front of her family and friends in Los Angeles, Newport Beach native Taylor Harkins scored five goals and had five steals to lead Santa Clara past Cal State San Bernardino, 8-4.
March 29, 2011
SCU Water Polo Plays Twice Saturday at No. 6 LMU, Hosts The Bronco Next Week
Coming off a 12-goal performance en route to a conference victory last Thursday on the road, the Santa Clara University women’s water polo team brings momentum into this weekend’s two-game trip to Los Angeles.
March 25, 2011
Broncos Hard at Work, Bond Over Spring Break
While most students at Santa Clara had the opportunity to go home over during spring break, the Santa Clara women’s water polo team had no such opportunity. The Broncos remained hard at work at the Sullivan Aquatic Center, as well as participating in team activities to help build chemistry amongst the group.
March 24, 2011
Bronco Water Polo Tops Seawolves, Now 6-3 in WWPA
The Santa Clara University women’s water polo team picked up a conference victory on the road Thursday afternoon, beating Sonoma State 12-8. Marina Allen scored four goals to lead the Broncos, who improve to 6-3 in Western Water Polo Association play.
March 22, 2011
Thursday Marks First of Five-Straight WWPA Games for SCU
After a near two-week break, the Santa Clara University women’s water polo team returns to competition Thursday afternoon. The Broncos will play a conference game at Sonoma State beginning at 3 p.m. in Rohnert Park.
March 18, 2011
Sophomore Clements Enjoying her Second Season
Sophomore women’s water polo goalkeeper Stephanie Clements is enjoying her second year playing for the Broncos, hoping to apply everything she learned her freshman season.
March 16, 2011
Tournament Field Set for Santa Clara Water Polo Invitational, The Bronco
The tournament schedule is set for the upcoming Santa Clara Water Polo Invitational, better known as ‘The Bronco,’ the weekend of April 8-10, 2011 at the Sullivan Aquatic Center on SCU’s campus.
March 13, 2011
Broncos Lose Close One to Harvard
he Santa Clara women's water polo team lost a heart breaker to Harvard 8-7 at the Sullivan Aquatic Center Sunday afternoon. With the win, the Broncos improve to 8-12 on the season. The Broncos will next host their annual alumni game on Saturday, March 19 and will return to action on Thursday, March 24 at Sonoma St.
March 10, 2011
Local Product, SCU’s Wren White Named WWPA Player of the Week
For the first time in program history Santa Clara University women’s water polo student-athletes have been awarded back-to-back Western Water Polo Association Player of the Week honors.
March 9, 2011
SCU Water Polo Just Outside of Top 20, Prep for Harvard
The Santa Clara University women’s water polo team will host Harvard University Sunday at 12 noon in a non-conference game at the Sullivan Aquatics Center on the Mission Campus.
March 6, 2011
SCU Completes Play at Aggie Shootout, Host Harvard Sunday
The No. 15-ranked UC Davis women’s water polo team beat Santa Clara 10-3 on the final day of the 2011 Aggie Shootout at the Schaal Aquatics Center Sunday.
March 5, 2011
Santa Clara Water Polo Drops No. 19 Pacific Again, 5-1
Santa Clara University goalkeeper Wren White had 12 blocks and a steal and the Bronco defense held No. 19 Pacific scoreless until midway through the third quarter as SCU beat Pacific for the second time in two weeks, 5-1.
March 2, 2011
Laura Espinosa Named WWPA Player of the Week; SCU to Play at UC Davis
Santa Clara University junior Laura Espinosa was named the Western Water Polo Association’s Player of the Week. Espinosa and the Broncos are preparing for three games at the UC Davis Aggie Shootout.
February 25, 2011
Broncos Collect Conference Win
The Santa Clara women’s water polo team opened up day one of the Rodeo Tournament with a 9-6 victory over Sonoma St at the Sullivan Aquatic Center. With the win the Broncos improve to 5-8 overall, 4-2 in WWPA play.
February 23, 2011
SCU Water Polo Looks to Remain Among Conference Leaders
The Santa Clara University women’s water polo team will host four home games this weekend, including two league games, which will be part of the five-team Rodeo Tournament at the Sullivan Aquatic Center.
February 19, 2011
Broncos Drops Two Tough Games Saturday
The Santa Clara women’s water polo team dropped two hard fought games on Saturday. The Broncos were downed 12-8 by Cal St. East Bay in Hayward and later in the afternoon the Broncos were edged 6-5 by Cal Baptist at the Sullivan Aquatic Center.
February 17, 2011
Santa Clara Water Polo's Home-Opener is Saturday at 4 p.m.
The Santa Clara University women's water polo team will host its first home game this weekend, welcoming Cal Baptist to the Sullivan Aquatic Center at 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb 19.
February 13, 2011
SCU Women's Water Polo Improves to 3-1 in League Play
Santa Clara University's women's water polo team won twice Sunday at the 2011 UC San Diego Triton Invitational, picking up conference wins over Sonoma State, 7-5, and Cal State Bakersfield, 13-7.
February 12, 2011
Santa Clara Women's Water Polo in Action at UC San Diego
The Santa Clara University women's water polo team dropped a pair of games Saturday at the UC San Diego Triton Invitational, losing to No. 3 UCLA 11-2 and No. 17 UC San Diego 12-10.
February 9, 2011
Toughest Tournament Field of Year Awaits Broncos in San Diego
The Santa Clara University women’s water polo team travels to San Diego this weekend to play in the UCSD Triton Invitational. The Broncos will play third-ranked UCLA Saturday Morning.
February 5, 2011
Broncos Open WWPA Season with Victory in Monterey
The Santa Clara University women's water polo team beat Cal State Monterey Bay 13-8 Saturday morning on the road, opening its 2011 Western Water Polo Associaton (WWPA) schedule with a win.
February 3, 2011
Women’s Water Polo’s Whitney Allen
The Santa Clara women’s water polo program kicked off this weekend at the SJSU Spartan Invite in San Jose and SantaClaraBroncos.com (SCB) had a chance to meet up with senior Whitney Allen (WA) to discuss her career at SCU and her goals for her final season. Last season as a junior, she started all 33 games, scored 16 goals and was second on the team with 48 ejections.
February 1, 2011
Conference Opener Awaits SCU Water Polo in Monterey
The Santa Clara University Bronco women’s water polo team opens up conference play with a Western Water Polo Association (WWPA) game at Cal State University Monterey Bay on Saturday, Feb. 5 at 10 a.m.
January 30, 2011
Broncos Finish Spartan Invite vs. No. 3 Cal and No. 13 UC Davis
The Santa Clara University women's water polo team finished a challenging opening weekend, facing four ranked teams at the San Jose State Spartan Invite.
January 29, 2011
SCU Women's Water Polo Opens Season at SJSU Invite, Play Continues Sunday
In the opening games of Santa Clara's 2011 women's water polo season, the Broncos were beaten by nationally-ranked opponents.
January 26, 2011
SCU Water Polo Opens Season This Weekend, Face Four Ranked Teams
The Santa Clara University women’s water polo team opens its 2011 season this weekend, playing four ranked teams at the San Jose State Spartan Invite.
January 18, 2011
Santa Clara Women’s Water Polo Listed Among Nation's Best
The Santa Clara University women’s water polo team is receiving votes in the preseason Collegiate Water Polo Association Top 20.
January 7, 2011
SCU Women’s Water Polo Initiates Preseason Training
The Santa Clara University women’s water polo team has opened up spring practice in preparation for its 2011 season opener Saturday, January 29 at San Jose State's Spartan Invite.
January 6, 2011
Taylor Harkins Shares Some Fun Moments About SCU Water Polo
Taylor Harkins (TH), a senior from Newport Beach, Calif., has been an impact player for the Women’s Water Polo team the past four years. SantaClaraBroncos.com recently talked with the marketing major about her final season here at SCU.
December 15, 2010
Wren White Plays Major Role as Keeper for SCU Water Polo
I hope to be a mentor for the younger girls. Being a goalie I get a different perspective of the pool than most of the field players, so I can give some good advice...
December 15, 2010
Women’s Water Polo to Face Some of the Nation’s Top Teams
The Santa Clara University women’s water polo team has announced its 2011 spring schedule, which features home games with Indiana, Harvard, UC Davis and two weekend tournaments at the Sullivan Aquatics Center on SCU’s Mission Campus.
December 6, 2010
SCU Women’s Water Polo Inks Two Outstanding Recruits
Santa Clara University’s women’s water polo Head Coach Keith Wilbur has received commitments from two top high school water polo players: Julia Peters (Presentation HS/San Jose) and Jessica Shusko (Laguna Beach HS/Laguna Beach).
November 18, 2010
Senior Look Prepares for 2011 Season
From Honolulu, Hawaii, Look has been an impact on this team since her freshman year. Now as a senior, she wants to step up and be a leader for the Broncos.
November 11, 2010
Caitlin Espe Prepares for Senior Season
Espe, a senior utility player from Los Gatos, Calif., racked up 24 goals, 30 assists, 36 steals and drew 20 ejections for the Broncos. After transferring from West Valley College in the fall of 2009, Espe proved to be one of the Broncos best all-around players.
August 27, 2010
No. 13 SCU Water Polo on ESPNU Friday, September 10th
The Santa Clara University mens water polo team - ranked 13th nationally - is gearing up for the 2010 season, which will open on Saturday, September 5, against perennial NCAA power and preseason No. 1 California at the Spieker Complex in Berkeley at 12 p.m.
July 26, 2010
Womens Water Polo Finds a Leader in Marina Allen
One of the players who stepped up for the the Santa Clara University womens water polo program this past year was sophomore Marina Allen, who finished the season with 17 goals as one of the Broncos most consistent all-around offensive threats.
July 8, 2010
6 Women's Water Polo Players earn ACWPC All-Academic Accolades
The women's team was ranked No. 10 nationally with a 3.228 cumulative GPA.