comscore UC Irvine beats Hawaii in Big West water polo final | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Sports Breaking | Top News

UC Irvine beats Hawaii in Big West water polo final

The University of Hawaii women’s water polo team lost 8-7 to UC Irvine in triple overtime in today’s Big West tournament final in Irvine, Calif.

Irvine’s Cara Borkovec scored the game winner on a power play with 17 seconds remaining. Hawaii (21-5) could not convert on a power play with a minute remaining in the match.

Irvine rallied from a 3-1 halftime deficit and tied the game at 7-7 on Megan Falcon’s goal with 43 seconds left in regulation. Both teams were scoreless in the first and second overtime periods.

Elyse Lemay-Lavoie and Chloe Barr scored two goals each for Hawaii, which last won the Big West tournament in 2015.

Comments (0)

By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the Terms of Service. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. Report comments if you believe they do not follow our guidelines.

Having trouble with comments? Learn more here.

Click here to see our full coverage of the coronavirus outbreak. Submit your coronavirus news tip.

Be the first to know
Get web push notifications from Star-Advertiser when the next breaking story happens — it's FREE! You just need a supported web browser.
Subscribe for this feature

Scroll Up