BIG WEST AT A GLANCE
UC Davis With Big Upset In Big West
UC Davis snapped an eight-game UC Irvine win-streak when the Aggies clinched a 6-5 upset victory over the league-leading Anteaters. Senior goalkeeper Jillian Wilding recorded 11 saves in the match while Elsie Fullerton notched a pair of goals on the offensive end. The victory marked the program’s first win against a top five team since the Aggies claimed a 9-8 win over then No. 5 San Diego State at the 2008 NCAA Championship. The Aggies move to 16-12 and 2-3 after defeating the defending regular season and tournament champion.
Regular Season Wrapping Up
The Big West women’s water polo regular season comes to a close this weekend with a final conference game between No. 11 Long Beach State and No. 15 UC Santa Barbara. The winner of Saturday’s match will clinch the #4 seed in the Big West Championship and the losing squad will be the #6 seed. The remaining seeds are as follows: #1 UC Irvine, #2 CSUN, #3 Hawai‘i and #5 UC Davis.