Spartans Pull Away For 15-5 Win Over Santa Clara

Timi Molnar scored three times in the win.

Feb. 15, 2014

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Davis, Calif.----- San Jose State University led from start to finish in a 15-5 women's water polo win over Santa Clara University to start second day action at the Aggie Shootout at the Schaal Aquatics Center.

Clara Espar Llaquetled the #12-ranked Spartans (10-5) in scoring with five goals, three of them in the third quarter.

Bianca Seyfert, who scored San Jose State's first goal, and co-captain Timi Molnareach finished with three scores for the Spartans that are going for a tournament sweep later in the day against CSU Bakersfield.

Maddie Reardonwas credited with eight saves including a stop of one 5-meter penalty shot in the third quarter.

San Jose State led 3-1 after the first quarter, 8-2 at halftime and 11-4 after three quarters.

Santa Clara (3-6) was never closer than 4-2 early in the second quarter.

Aggie Shootout women's water polo tournament
Schaal Aquatics Center, Davis, Calif.
February 15, 2014

Match 3 1 2 3 4 Total
#12-San Jose State (10-5) 3 5 3 4 15
#16-Santa Clara (3-6) 1 1 2 1   5
Goal Scoring

San Jose State – Clara Espar Llaquet, 5; Timi Molnar, Bianca Seyfert, 3, each; Rae Lekness, 2; Victoria Smith, Cara Robinson, 1, each.

Santa Clara – Laura Burtness, Julia Peters, 2, each; Claire Edington, 1.

Goalkeeper Saves

San Jose State – Maddie Reardon - 8.

Santa Clara - June Afshar – 6; Sydni Estrella - 0.

Ejections

San Jose State – 8.

Santa Clara – 7.