Top 25 Big West Teams Continue Tournament Play
Women's Water Polo Weekly Release No. 8
BIG WEST AT A GLANCE
HEADED TO WOLVERINE INVITATIONAL
No. 6 UC Irvine, and No. 13 UC Davis head to Ann Arbor for the Wolverine Invitational hosted by No. 7 Michigan.
MASSIER MAKES WAVES
Long Beach State junior Alexandra Massier made waves at the Barbara Kalbus Invitational for the 49ers toallying eight scores in four games. The junior had a stellar Saturday outing as she found the back of the net six times in just two contests. Massier now leads the Beach with 20 goals on the season. LBSU went 2-2 over the weekend.
This marks the eighth week that UC Irvine and Hawai‘i have received a top-10 national ranking. The No. 6 Anteaters come off of a 2-2 showing at the Barbara Kalbus Invitational while the No. 8 Rainbow Wahine went 3-1. Hawai‘i has received the highest ranking this year for the Big West at No. 5 on Jan. 25.
PIPKIN PIPES UP
UC Santa Barbara sophomore Kate Pipkin had an outstanding performance for the Gauchos at the Barbara Kalbus Invitational recording seven goals, four assists, nine steals and four blocks. The sophomore helped the Gauchos to go 2-2 in Irvine last weekend. UCSB heads to the Claremont Convergence to face Pomona-Pitzer.