Four different Falcons had hat tricks and A.J. Kuypers made 13 saves to lead Air Force to a 13-12 overtime win over Santa Clara.
The win marked the program’s first win under Interim Head Coach Zarko Sadikovic.
Air Force opens the weekend with games against Austin College and conference foe Concordia on Saturday before clashing with WWPA rival Santa Clara on Sunday.
Jacob Mercep scores five goals and Ashworth Molthen adds three in the Trojans’ nonconference road victory.
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Adrian Weinberg made a career-high 20 saves and Nikos Delagrammatikas recorded a hat trick as the No. 5 Cal men’s water polo team knocked off No. 1 USC 7-6.
The top-ranked Trojans will face Cal at 12 p,m. Saturday at Uytengsu, then visit the No. 12 UC Irvine Anteaters at 1 p.m. on Sunday.
The Bears topped No. 13 UC Irvine 17-7 on Saturday before dropping a 16-12 contest against No. 12 Pepperdine Sunday.
The Redlands men’s water polo team came away with a split Saturday during the Gary Troyer Tournament as they held off Johns Hopkins University 14-12.
Ten Trojans had scored by the close of the third, with Hannes Daube and Wyatt Barker both holding hat tricks on the day. Carson Kranz (pictured) added two.
The Penn State Behrend men’s water polo team dropped a pair of matches on day one of the 2021 Gary Troyer Tournament in California on Friday afternoon.
The Golden Bears will visit No. 13 UC Irvine on Saturday followed by a showdown with No. 12 Pepperdine on Sunday.
The Redlands men picked up their second win of 2021 Thursday as they beat Ottawa University (AZ) to wrap up their doubleheader at the Thompson Aquatic Center.
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