Burns To Host Thursday, Friday LMU Men’s Water Polo

Oct. 4, 2017

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IONA: Live Stats | Live Stream

The Last Meeting
Loyola Marymount19
Iona9
October 5, 2013
Whittier, CA
Extra Frames for Another Sweep
The 10th-ranked LMU men's water polo team claimed another sweep at the Gary Troyer Memorial Tournament on Saturday, needing sudden-death overtime to do it in the finale. The Lions cruised to a 19-9 win over Iona and then got a goal from Emanuel Di Stasio in the third overtime period defeat host Whittier, 11-10.

The Last Meeting
Loyola Marymount5
#13 UC San Diego15
September 27, 2017
La Jolla, CA
Water Polo Fall to Tritons in Non-Conference Matchup
In the second meeting of the season, UC San Diego topped Loyola Marymount, 15-5. The two teams have one more scheduled match this season, with that one counting in the WWPA standings.

UC SAN DIEGO: Live Stats | Live Stream

LOS ANGELES – Water Polo fans will have two opportunities this week to watch the Loyola Marymount men’s team (3-10, 1-0 WWPA) on the Bluff. LMU hosts Iona (3-10, 0-4) on Thursday at 3 p.m., then gets back into WWPA competition with UC San Diego (5-10, 2-0 WWPA) coming to Burns Aquatic Center on Friday at 3 p.m.

The Lions have won four straight against the Gaels dating back to 2005, outscoring Iona 66-15 during that span. This will be Iona’s first trip to campus, as all seven previous matchups were at neutral sites.

The week closes out with the third matchup with UC San Diego this season. The Lions dropped the first two, but this is the one that counts in the Western Water Polo Association standings as a designated conference game.

Both games will be free to the public. Live stats and video are available at the links above.

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