Irvine Opens Conference Undefeated
UC Irvine opened the conference portion of its season 2-0 after taking No. 15 UC Santa Barbara in a 6-4 final and No. 7 CSUN in an 11-7 finish. The Anteaters are the only team to have a clean mark in league while they rank second-best in the Big West with just 6.71 goals against per game. Irvine will face UC San Diego who is receiving votes before another two conference showdowns in a week versus the 2015 tournament host, Hawai‘i, and UC Davis.
Rainbow Wahine Making Waves
At 12-7 overall and 1-1 in league, Hawai‘i currently leads the Big West with an 8.89 goals per game average and a 6.47 goals allowed per game average. The Rainbow Wahine will face No. 14 UC Santa Barbara as the quest for the regular season title continues.