No. 16 UC Santa Barbara Back in Action

No. 16 UC Santa Barbara Back in Action

The Schedule
Saturday, March 22, 2014
No. 16 UC Santa Barbara vs. Harvard at 12 p.m.
at Campus Pool 

This Week in Water Polo
The UC Santa Barbara women's water polo team will host Harvard this Saturday at 12 p.m. Prior to this weekend, the Gauchos had a couple weeks off after their strong finish at the Cal Lutheran Tournament. UCSB is ranked No. 15 in the Collegiate Water Polo Association poll and are 8-11 overall this season.

Team Leaders
Junior Lauren Martin is leading the Gauchos with 22 goals, and sophomore Jessie Porter is right behind her with 20 goals of her own. Freshman Carly Christian and sophomore Bryn Hudson are tied for third in goals, with 19 each. Bryn Hudson and Jessie Porter have both accumulated 10 assists to help the Gauchos on the offensive end of the pool. 

Defending the Goal
Sophomore Mackenzie Brokaw has been a force in the goal all season. She has racked up 93 saves, averaging 5.5 saves per game.

What's Up Next
After this weekend, UCSB will take on No. 15 UC Davis on Saturday, March 29 at 12 p.m. at UC Davis. This will be the Gauchos first match in the Big West Conference.