CLAREMONT, Calif. – Colleen Barron scored a game-high four goals to lead the Bucknell women’s water polo team to a 12-6 win over Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Wednesday night at Axelrood Aquatics Center. Barron has now posted 12 goals on the team’s California trip.
Bucknell (11-10) opened the day with a thrilling 11-10 win over Pomona-Pitzer, snapping a two-game losing streak against the California program.
The Bison scored four goals in each of the first three periods en route to improving to 8-1 all-time against the Athenas.
Bucknell were stout on the defensive end through the first three periods, allowing a total of three goals. Overall, the team generated 10 steals, including three each from Considine and Emily Konishi.
The Bison wrap up their California trip with a contest at No. 15 Long Beach State on Thursday (Mar. 16) at 5 p.m.
BUCKNELL 4 4 4 0 -12
CMS 1 1 1 3 -6
Goals: Barron (4), Lintz (2), Considine (3), Stanbach (2), Konishi
Assists: Rojahn (2), Konishi (2), Benson (2), Scuderi, Barron
Steals: Konishi (3), Considine (3), Mooney, Barron, Ulrich, Younger
Sprints: Barron (2-2), Konishi (1-1), Ulrich (0-1)
Saves: Herrera (6 svs., 6 GA, 32:00 min)
Bucknell Record: 11-10