The 5-1 women's water polo team heads to the Stanford Invitational this weekend, February 9-10, and will face the nations' #4 and #1 ranked teams. The Spartans kickoff the two-day event Saturday with a noon contest against #4 Hawaii at the Avery Aquatics Center pool before facing the University of Michigan at 7:00.
The Invitational features eight teams split into A & B brackets. The 'A' bracket includes #7 San Jose State, #1 UCLA, #4 Hawaii and #18 Michigan. The 'B' bracket features #3 Stanford, #2 USC, #5 Cal and #11 Arizona State.
The Spartans face the top-ranked Bruins Sunday at 9:10 a.m. in the Avery Center.
The A and B brackets will then face off in Sunday afternoon contests based on seeding:
|Avery Center||4th Place A vs. 4th Place B||7th Place Game||12:45|
|Avery Center||3rd Place A vs. 3rd Place B||5th Place Game||2:00|
|Avery Center||2nd Place A vs. 2nd Place B||3rd Place Game||3:15|
|Avery Center||1st Place A vs. 1st Place B||1st place Game||4:30|