Bucknell, UC San Diego Host Tournaments to Headline Women’s Water Polo Week 4

After a 61-game Week 3 slate, the women’s collegiate water polo season continues with the spotlight turning to Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, and La Jolla, California, for two tournaments.

The Bucknell Bison play host to the 22-match Bison Invitational, with a field including #15 Harvard, #20 Wagner and the #23 Bison. Gannon, George Washington, La Salle, LIU Brooklyn, Mercyhurst, Saint Francis (Pa.), Salem, and St. Francis Brooklyn fill out the slate.

The tournament includes two Top 25 matchups – #20 Wagner vs. #15 Harvard and #20 Wagner at #23 Bucknell.

UC San Diego welcomes #1 USC, #3 UCLA, #5 UC Irvine, #8 Arizona State, #9 UC Santa Barbara, #16 Loyola Marymount, #21 San Diego State, #22 Cal State Northridge and #24 Marist alongside Pomona-Pitzer, Santa Clara and Villanova.

The slate in La Jolla includes 16 games on Saturday, eight each at Canyonview Pool and Triton Pool, and 16 on Sunday. Only the first eight matches on Saturday are prescheduled with the rest of the weekend based on those results.

Five of the tournament’s eight opening matches will pit ranked teams against each other.

  • #9 UC Davis vs. #19 Indiana
  • #12 Long Beach State vs. #16 Loyola Marymount
  • #7 UC San Diego vs. #24 Marist
  • #8 Arizona State vs. #22 Cal State Northridge
  • #9 UC Santa Barbara vs. #21 San Diego State

One other Top 25 contest is on the Week 4 schedule. #6 Cal heads to Malibu to take on #17 Pacific on Saturday.

Collegiate Women’s Water Polo Week 4 Slate

Feb. 7.
6 p.m. Ottawa (Ariz.) at #25 Cal Baptist Live Stats Watch
9 p.m. Redlands at #25 Cal Baptist #Exh. Live Stats Watch
9 p.m. Fresno Pacific at #13 Fresno State Live Stats
Bucknell Bison Invitational (Lewisburg, Pa.)
7 p.m. La Salle vs. George Washington
8:15 p.m. Salem at #23 Bucknell Live Stats Watch
Feb. 8
1:30 p.m. Cal Baptist Alumni Game
4 p.m. #6 Cal at #17 Pacific Live Stats
Triton Invitational (San Diego, Calif.)
11 a.m. #3 UCLA vs. Pomona-Pitzer
11:30 a.m. #1 USC vs. Villanova
12:20 p.m. #9 UC Davis vs. #19 Indiana Live Stats
12:50 p.m. #12 Long Beach State vs. #16 Loyola Marymount
1:40 p.m. #5 UC Irvine vs. Santa Clara
2:10 p.m. #7 UC San Diego vs. #24 Marist Live Stats
3 p.m. #8 Arizona State vs. #22 Cal State Northridge
3:30 p.m. #9 UC Santa Barbara vs. #21 San Diego State
Bucknell Bison Invitational (Lewisburg, Pa.)
9 a.m. #20 Wagner vs. St. Francis Brooklyn
10:15 a.m. Mercyhurst vs. Gannon
10:15 a.m. St. Francis Brooklyn at #23 Bucknell
11:30 a.m. LIU Brooklyn vs. #15 Harvard
12:45 p.m. Saint Francis (Pa.) vs. La Salle
2 p.m. Salem vs. George Washington Live Stats
3:15 p.m. #23 Bucknell vs. St. Francis Brooklyn Live Stats
4:30 p.m. Mercyhurst vs. LIU Brooklyn
5:45 p.m. #20 Wagner vs. #15 Harvard
7 p.m. Saint Francis (Pa.) vs. George Washington
8:15 p.m. Salem vs. Gannon Live Stats
Feb. 9
2 p.m. Ottawa (Ariz.) at Redlands Live Stats
7:15 p.m. Salem vs. Saint Francis (Pa.)
Triton Invitational (San Diego, Calif.)
Bucknell Invitational (Lewisburg, Pa.)
8 a.m. Mercyhurst vs. La Salle
9:15 a.m. St. Francis Brooklyn vs. #15 Harvard
10:30 a.m. #20 Wagner at #23 Bucknell Live Stats Watch
11:45 a.m. George Washington vs. Gannon Live Stats
1 p.m. LIU Brooklyn vs. Salem Live Stats
2:15 p.m. Saint Francis (Pa.) vs. #15 Harvard
3:30 p.m. #20 Wagner vs. Mercyhurst
4:45 p.m. LIU Brooklyn vs. La Salle
6 p.m. St. Francis Brooklyn vs. Gannon Live Stats

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