Women's Water Polo Takes On #11-Pacific & Occidental At Aggie Shootout

Feb. 16, 2017

The San Jose State University women's water polo team seeks its first win in three matches when it faces the University of the Pacific in the first half of a doubleheader Sunday, February 19, in the 37th annual Aggie Shootout hosted by UC Davis.

The #16-ranked Spartans (3-7) and #11-ranked Tigers (2-4) begin their battle at 11:00 a.m. in the Schaal Aquatics Center. Pacific has matches in the Aggie Shootout against UC Davis and CSU Bakersfield on February 18 before facing the Spartans.

The Last Meeting
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February 28, 2016
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San Jose State was last in action at the Stanford Invitational. The Spartans finished sixth in the eight-team field. San Jose State's one win in the four-match weekend was a 10-9 decision over UC Davis, now ranked 12th nationally.

San Jose State closes out its day at the Aggie Shootout with a 1:45 p.m. match against unranked Occidental College (0-2).

Sophomore Carla Toha Vilanova is the team's top scorer with 18 goals. She is tied for tenth in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation in goals scored per match at 2.00. Donia Momen and Klaudia Paradi are next for San Jose State with nine goals each.

Starting goalkeeper Katelynn Thompson has 67 saves in 10 matches for the Spartans.


 

 

Collegiate Water Polo Association national coaches weekly poll

February 15, 2017

Rank, School Points
1. Stanford
98
2. USC
96
3. UCLA
94
4. California
88
5. Arizona State
84
6. UC Irvine
79
7. Hawaii
74
8. Michigan
73
9. UC Santa Barbara 66
10. Princeton
57
11. Pacific
56
12. UC Davis
53
13. San Diego State
52
14. Indiana
49
15. Long Beach State
47
16. San José State
44
17. UC San Diego
40
18. Hartwick
35
19. Harvard
26
20. Loyola Marymount
25
21. Wagner
22
22. CSUN
18
23. Marist
10
24. CSU Bakersfield
8
25. Cal Baptist
3