Women's Water Polo

Water Polo Championship at LMU Begin Thursday

The GCC Championships come to LMU starting on Thursday.

The GCC Championships come to LMU starting on Thursday.

April 19, 2014

GCC Championship Tickets | This is LMU Women's Water Polo | LMU on Facebook | LMU on Twitter

LOS ANGELES -The inaugural season of the Golden Coast Conference comes to a close, and will do so with the 2014 GCC Championships hosted by Loyola Marymount University at the Burns Recreation and Aquatics Center on April 24-26 in Los Angeles. Seedings for the first-ever GCC Championship are set and action begins Thursday at 12 pm.

The Lions are the No. 2 seed and finished the regular season at 19-12 overall after a 13-4 setback at No. 6 UC Irvine on Friday. The Lions are 5-1 in the GCC. The Lions will face the No. 7 seed Fresno Pacific (8-21, 0-6) in game two of the first round at 1:30 pm.

THE GCC: GCC Standings | GCC Stat Rankings | GCC Championship Tickets

Regular season champion San Diego State earned the number one seed thanks to their perfect 6-0 conference record. They enter the tournament at 22-11 overall.

The Aztecs earn a bye to the semifinals on Friday and will take on the winner of the first round's game three, which features the No. 4 seed California Baptist and No. 5 seed Pacific. The Lancers finished at 3-3 on the season while Pacific finished 2-4. CBU (20-10) earned a 10-9 sudden-death overtime victory over Pacific (12-16) on March 29. They will play in the final game of the opening round at 3 pm.

 

 

Rounding out the field is No. 3 seed Santa Clara (15-11, 4-2) taking on No. 6 seed Azusa Pacific (14-19, 1-5). The Broncos claimed the three-seed with a 15-14 win over California Baptist in the final GCC game of the season on Thursday.

Tickets for the GCC Championships are on sale through the LMU Ticket Office at LMULions.com/Tickets. Ticket prices for the 2014 GCC Championships are $10 for adults per day and $5 for children/senior per day.

All nine games will be broadcast live on the LMU Sports Network at LMULions.com/all-access.

2014 GCC Championship Schedule
Thursday, April 24, 2014

Game 1 No. 3 Santa Clara vs. No. 6 Azusa Pacific 12 pm
Game 2 No. 2 LMU vs. No. 7 Fresno Pacific 1:30 pm
Game 3 No. 4 California Baptist vs. No. 5 Pacific 3:00 pm

 

Friday, April 25, 2014

Game 4 Loser Game #1 vs. Loser Game #2 11:30 am
Game 5 Semifinal #1 - Winner #1 vs. Winner #2 1:00 pm
Game 6 Semifinal #2 - Winner #3 vs. No. 1 San Diego St. 2:30 pm

 

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Game 7 5th Place - Winner #4 vs. Loser #3 11:30 am
Game 8 3rd Place - Loser #5 vs. Loser #6 1:00 pm
Game 9 Championship - Winner #5 vs. Winner #6 2:30 pm

-#LMULIONS-

LMU Women's Water Polo HOME
  Printer-friendly format   Email this article