No. 14 Water Polo Comes Up Short vs. T-No. 19 Long Beach State
Feb. 24, 2018
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. - No. 14 San Diego State let the middle part of the game slip away, falling to T-No. 19 Long Beach State, 10-6, Saturday afternoon at the Barbara Kalbus Invitational. The Aztecs drop to 5-7 on the season and the 49ers move to 2-8.
The teams were tied at 2-2 after one period and then things began to go sideways for SDSU. The Aztecs were outscored, 3-1, in the second quarter and went into halftime down by a manageable 5-3 score. After intermission, however, LBSU posted five goals to take a 10-5 lead into the final eight minutes and then allowed just one SDSU goal to provide the final margin.
T-No. 19 Long Beach State 10, No. 14 San Diego State 6
LBSU goals: Virginia Smith 4, Alexandra Massier 2, Olivia Grim 1, Maria Eleni Mimidi 1, Tori Morrissey 1, Raney Remme 1
LBSU saves: Eirini Patras 12