Lions take on USC Thursday, then complete conference play on Saturday with doubleheader at Azusa Pacific.
Women's water polo falls thanks to a SDSU goal with 0.2 left on clock.
Women's water polo earns back-to-back GCC wins thanks to fourth quarter push.
Women's water polo earns key home win in Golden Coast Conference play at Burns Center.
Alexandra Honny claimed second player of the week honor as Lions host ZUMO LMU Invitational Friday and Saturday.
About halfway through her sophomore season, Ivana Castro has taken off and she credits her teammates for helping her navigate the transition from freshman to sophomore. And she isn't done learning yet.
Lions' All-Access previews 2013 season, looking at the 15 freshman and sophomores.
Golden Coast Conference action from Burns Aquatics Center.
ZUMO LMU Invitational from Burns Aquatics Center
Game two of the ZUMO LMU Invitational
First GCC game at Burns Center.
Home opener from Burns Aquatics Center on Mar. 1, 2014
Briefly... Ivana Castro is in her second season of college water polo at LMU... another product of the Commerce Water Polo club...part of US National Development program since 2008...
At LMU... 2013... played in all 33 games as a true freshman, scoring 37 goals with a shooting percentage of .420... added 17 assists, 23 kick outs drawn, 23 steals and nine field blocks... scored four goals in the WWPA Championships first round win over Cal State East Bay (4/26/13) and four earlier in the season against Cal State Monterey Bay (3/23/13)... had a career-high three assists against San Jose State (2/24/13) and three steals against Stanford (4/14/13).
High School... graduated from Warren High School in 2012... eight-time letter winner, winning four in swimming and four in water polo for coach Josie Cordero... was a four-time All-League and four-time All-CIF selection in water polo, earning first-team honors all four seasons... played in more than 120 games in her career, scoring 75 goals in 2011 and 110 in 2012 while leading team in assists and steals all four years of high school... was named MVP all four seasons (2008-12) ... claimed CIF championships in 2011 and 2012... also was swim team MVP in 2010, earning league title in 200-Free and 200-Butter Fly in 2009 and 2010,
Personal... Ivana Alejandra Castro was born in Artesia, Calif., and is the daughter of Maria Torres and Gustavo Castro... volunteered at Williams Elementary School, while also volunteering at the Downey Dolphins and Commerce Swim meets... a Psychology major.
CASTRO CAREER STATS