Aztecs hope to ruin Ochsner’s homecoming

San Diego has become a hub of competitive water polo and a wellspring of young water polo talent. Cal junior Dana Ochsner grew up in this water polo community, playing top high school and club teams throughout her upbringing. She will return to San Diego with the No. 5 Cal
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Slow start spells doom for Bears

Cal had nothing to lose. The team trailed by two points with only a minute remaining in a contest against No. 5 Arizona State. Coach Richard Corso pulled junior keeper Lindsay Dorst to gain an extra attacker. All the Bears could hope for was a comeback miracle. Cal failed to
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Cal to counter ASU offense with ball control

The Cal women’s water polo team lives and dies with patience and ball control. Arizona State water polo relies on its ability to score numerous goals. The two conflicting offensive styles will meet this weekend when the Bears travel to Tempe, Ariz. to take on the No. 6 Sun Devils. 
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Cal to count on leaders during tough stretch

The Cal women’s water polo team is about to hit rough waters on its journey back to the NCAA championship. The success of the voyage will fall on the shoulders of the team’s four leaders, senior Elizabeth McLaren, juniors Breda Vosters and Dana Ocshner and sophomore Ashley Young. Although it
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Vosters’ late goal seals Cal victory

Junior Breda Vosters never shies away from the opportunity to shoot. She didn’t this weekend in the Cal women’s water polo team’s 8-6 victory over No. 8 UC Irvine on Saturday. With 1:21 left in the contest at Spieker Aquatics Center, Vosters had the ball roughly nine meters from the
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Junior two-meter Dana Ochsner totaled four goals during the UCI Invitational.

Cal can’t break through Trojan wall again

On Sunday, the Cal women’s water polo team had an opportunity to emerge from the wreckage of the UCI Invitational with a third-place victory. There was only one problem; No. 4 Cal was facing No. 3 USC, a team the Bears had lost to in a similar third-place match at
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MPSF finals preview for Cal at UCI Invite

The MPSF finals seems to have come early this year. Although the finals are still a few weeks away, the Cal women’s water polo team will travel to Irvine this weekend to compete in the UCI Invitational. Of the 16 teams in the tournament, all are ranked in the top 20.
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Cal prepares for Spartan invasion

“Patience!” yells Cal assistant coach Matt Flesher at women’s water polo practice. While his words ring throughout Spieker Aquatics Center, Flesher calls over the team after yet another one of junior Breda Voster’s shots is denied. A brief lecture and then Flesher sends the players out again only to call
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