Victória Chamorro Hauls In MPSF Player of the Week Honors
Junior goalie Victória Chamorro gave up just four goals and accumulated 19 saves in her two appearances in the cage for the Trojans at the Triton Invitational. For her stellar efforts on the defensive end, Chamorro has picked up her first career selection as MPSF Player of the Week.
No. 2 Trojans Top Off Another Triton Invitational Title Run
The No. 2 USC women's water polo team put its silencers on in the fourth period of both contests today to top off another run to a Triton Invitational championship. In the semifinal round against No. 6 Michigan, USC worked out ahead of the Wolverines to notch a 9-5 win and move on to the title match. There, the Trojans whipped up an 8-0 scoring rally to render No. 5 Arizona State silent down the stretch and claim a 12-2 victory over the Sun Devils to earn the tournament crown. USC is now 14-0 overall on the year after a winning weekend in La Jolla.
No. 2 USC Powers Into Triton Invite Semifinals
The No. 2 USC women’s water polo team had 10 different scorers contribute to each of the Trojans’ group play wins today at the Triton Invitational. Led by five goals from Maud Megens, USC opened up with an 18-2 win over Santa Clara to start the day. In the afternoon, Brigitta Games and Stephania Haralabidis each had hat tricks to help lift USC to a 17-4 win over San Diego State. That pulls USC into the semifinals tomorrow (Feb. 12) at the Triton Invitational in La Jolla.
No. 2 USC Streaks On To Triton Invitational in La Jolla
The No. USC women's water polo team shoves off for La Jolla this weekend to engage in action at the Triton Invitational. The defending champions will open group play on Saturday (Feb. 11) with an 8:30 a.m. matchup against Santa Clara. A win there would put USC in a 3:10 p.m. game against the winner of the morning's San Diego State-Hartwick clash to fight for a spot in the semifinals. A victorious Saturday would put the Trojans in the 11:10 a.m. semifinal on Sunday (Feb. 12). The championship game is set for 5:50 p.m. that evening, preceded by a 4:30 p.m. third-place game.
Back-to-Back Big Wins For No. 2 USC In Whittier
The No. 2 USC women’s water polo team put its balance of power on full display today in combining potent offense with stubborn defense to ring up back-to-back wins at the Whittier Invitational. The Trojans opened the morning with a 25-2 win over Pomona-Pitzer and then turned right around to top off the morning with a 24-1 win over Chapman. USC now grips a 10-0 overall record on the year.