Big West Women's Water Polo Championship
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The 2009 Big West Conference Women's Water Polo Championship continues Saturday, April 25 through Sunday, April 26 at Chris Kjeldsen Pool on the University of the Pacific campus. UC Irvine and UC Santa Barbara advanced to the semifinal round after winning their respecitve games on Friday. Tournament format includes the top two seeds receiving a bye and the bottom four seeds playing in Friday's opening round. The tournament concludes on Sunday with a championship match, third place match and fifth place match. Tournament seedings are based on the final regular season standings.
WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE
Friday, April 24 - First Round
Match 1 - No. 4 UC Santa Barbara 14, No. 5 Pacific 8
Match 2 - No. 3 UC Irvine 5, No. 6 Long Beach State 3
Saturday, April 25 - Semifinals
Match 3 - No. 4 UC Santa Barbara 6, No. 1 Cal State Northridge 5 (3 OT)
Match 4 - No. 3 UC Irvine 10, No. 2 UC Davis 8
Sunday, April 26 - Championship and Consolation
Match 5 - No. 6 Long Beach State 7, No. 5 Pacific 6 (5th place)
Match 6 - No. 2 UC Davis 10, No. 1 Cal State Northridge 6 (3rd place)
Match 7 - No. 3 UC Irvine 13, No. 4 UC Santa Barbara 9 (1st place)
Adult - $10 per day
Student/Youth - Free
Adult All-Tournament Pass - $25
Student/Youth All-Tournament Pass - Free
Box office will open 90 minutes prior to the start of the first match each day.
DIRECTIONS TO THE POOL
General: From the South Ð Exit 5 Freeway at Pershing Drive. Follow Pershing until Larry Heller Drive. Make a right on Larry Heller Drive. Pool will be on the left.
From the North Ð Exit 5 Freeway at March Lane. Make a left onto March Lane. Make a right onto Pershing Drive. Make a left onto Larry Heller Drive. Pool will be on the left.
From La Quinta Inn Hotel: Proceed on March Lane towards the East. Make a right onto Pershing Drive. Make a left onto Larry Heller Drive. Pool will be on the left.
BIG WEST WOMEN'S WATER POLO TOURNAMENT SITES
2009 - Pacific
2010 - Long Beach State
2011 - UC Santa Barbara
2012 - UC Davis
2013 - UC Irvine
2014 - Cal State Northridge