Perfect Start for Women's Water Polo
Lions get 16-4 and 22-8 wins at Bruin Invitational to open season.
Jan. 18, 2014
LOS ANGELES -- The LMU women's water polo team opened the 2014 season with a pair of wins at the UCLA Bruin Invitational on Saturday, scoring a combined 38 goals on the day.
The Lions opened the season with 1 16-4 win over CSU Bakersfield and then ended the day with a 22-8 win over Concordia. Nine different Lions scored in the opener and then 10 in the win over Concordia.
Day two of the Bruin Invitational will have the Lions taking on a pair of top-10 teams, starting with eighth-ranked San Jose State at 11:15 am, followed by the host and third-ranked Bruins at 3:45 pm.
Game 1: LMU 16, CSU Bakersfield 4
SCORING: LMU - Ivana Castro 3, Danielle Johnson 3, Mackenzie Beck 3, Alexandra Honny 2, Erin Byrne, Bridgette Alvarez, Erin Manke, Kassandra Smith, Kingsley Hill. CSUB - Shelby 2, Barrett, Souza.
Game 2: LMU 22, Concordia 8
SCORING: LMU -Laura Lopez 4, Ivana Castro 3, Alexandra Honny 3, Erin Byren 2, Bridgette Alvarez 2, Danielle Johnson 2, Mackenzie Beck 2, Erin Manke 2, Kassandra Smith, Eleanor Lee. CON - M. Dix 3, S. Johnson 2, B. Roy, T. Walsh, A. Kim.