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    Women's Water Polo: No. 20 Pacific Cruises To 6-3 Win Over Cal State Bakersfield

    Mar 13, 2011

    Playing against Cal State Bakersfield (CSUB) in their final game of the Aztec Invitational, Pacific's women's water polo team defeated the Roadrunners 6-3 on Sunday, March 13, to finish the weekend with a 3-1 record. With the win the Tigers improved to 12-8 on the season.

    In the win over the Roadrunners Pacific jumped out to an early 3-0 lead in the first period. The Tigers kept up their scoring momentum in the second period after scoring pair of goals to take the 5-0 lead. Freshman Michele Relton (Beaconsfield, QC, Canada) helped the Tigers shutout the Roadrunners in the first two frames when she registered eight saves in the cage. Trailing 5-0 heading into the third quarter, CSUB found the back of the net for the first time in the contest while holding the Tigers scoreless to reduce Pacific's lead to four. Despite giving up two goals in the final frame to the Roadrunners, Pacific scored its final goal of the contest for a 6-3 final score

    Pacific was paced by senior Siobhan Larsen (Mundelein, Ill.) and freshman Elise Martin(Calgary, AB, Canada) who scored two goals apiece. Freshman Michele Relton(Beaconsfield, QC, Canada) had 15 saves in the cage for Pacific.

    Scoring Summary

    Q1

    Q2

    Q3

    Q4

    FINAL

    Cal State Bakersfield

    0

    0

    1

    2

    3

    No. 20 Pacific

    3

    2

    0

    1

    6

    Goals
    Pacific: Martin 2, Larsen 2, A.King, Weir

    Assists
    Pacific: Martin 3, M.King, Waldron

    Steals
    Pacific: Prlain 2, A.King 2, Lloyd 2, M.King

    Field Blocks
    Pacific: A.King, Quertermous, M.King, Larsen

    Goalkeeper Saves
    Pacific: Relton 15