July 18, 2012
FOUR TIGERS EARN ACWPC ALL-AMERICAN HONORS
LOS ANGELES — Four Occidental College women’s water polo players took home top honors for their role in Oxy’s winningest season in program history during 2012.
May 10, 2012
OXY'S FUJIYAMA, ADELEYE AND BAILEY-FINDLEY NAMED ALL-SCIAC
LOS ANGELES — Three Occidental College women’s water polo players were named All-SCIAC on Wednesday after leading the Tigers to a program-best 23 wins during the 2012 season.
April 29, 2012
TWO ONE-GOAL LOSSES END OXY'S RUN
WHITTIER — The Occidental College women’s water polo team won its first round game in the SCIAC championship tournament, but lost in the semi finals and again in the third-place game, ending one of the best seasons in program history on a sour note.
April 28, 2012
LATE GOAL ELIMINATES OXY FROM CHAMPIONSHIP CONTENTION
WHITTIER — Oxy’s Nanea Fujiyama (Honolulu) led the game with three goals, but fellow Hawaiian-native Moana Tuilopotu (Lahainaluna, Hawaii) had the most important, and the Occidental College women’s water polo team lost to Redlands 7-6 in the SCIAC postseason tournament semi finals at Whittier on Saturday.
April 21, 2012
TIGERS BREAK SEASON WIN TOTAL, BEAT CMS
CLAREMONT — The Occidental College women’s water polo team used precise outside shooting and strong defense to secure a 13-9 victory at Claremont McKenna-Mudd-Scripps Colleges in its regular season finale on Saturday.
April 18, 2012
OXY WOMEN'S WATER POLO TIES SCHOOL WIN RECORD
LOS ANGELES — Lindsay Albino (Greenwich, Conn.) led 11 different Oxy scorers with three goals, and the Occidental College women’s water polo team tied its record for wins in a season with a 16-5 rout at Caltech on Wednesday.
April 15, 2012
SECOND HALF RALLY NOT ENOUGH AGAINST HAWAII
CLAREMONT — After struggling early against the University of Hawaii, the women’s water polo team put together a strong second half surge, only to fall short in a 15-9 loss to the No. 16 ranked NCAA Division I team at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps.
April 14, 2012
BAILEY-FINDLEY LEADS OXY AT ULV WITH SIX-GOAL EFFORT
LA VERNE — Tessa Bailey-Findley (Anaheim Hills) scored a game-high six goals — matching the entire La Verne team’s total — and the Occidental College women’s water polo squad moved one win shy of the program’s record for wins in a season with a 15-6 road victory over the Leopards on Saturday.
April 11, 2012
TIGERS BEAT CAL LU, STILL IN THE MIX
LOS ANGELES — Tessa Bailey-Findley (Anaheim) scored three goals on senior day, Nanea Fujiyama (Honolulu) had a game-high four, and the No. 4 Occidental College women’s water polo team went on an 8-2 run after the first quarter to beat No. 3 Cal Lutheran 12-7 at Taylor Pool on Wednesday.
April 9, 2012
PLAYER PROFILE: INSIDE LOOK AT THE NATION'S LEADING GOAL SCORER
LOS ANGELES — All it takes is a tiny sliver of doubt in the Occidental women’s water polo team to get Nanea Fujiyama (Honolulu) fired up.
April 7, 2012
NO. 2 OXY KNOCKED OFF BY BULLDOGS IN OT
LOS ANGELES —Nanea Fujiyama (Honolulu) finished a missed shot to tie the game at eight with just more than 1 minute left in regulation, but Redlands scored two unanswered goals in overtime and the Occidental College women’s water polo team lost 10-8 at Taylor Pool on Saturday.
April 4, 2012
NO. 2 TIGERS WIN WITH STINGY DEFENSE AT WHITTIER
WHITTIER —Nanea Fujiyama (Honolulu) scored a game-high four goals and the Occidental College women’s water polo team matched its second-best defensive performance of the season, winning at Whittier 10-4 on Wednesday.
March 31, 2012
TIGERS LOSE OVERTIME THRILLER TO NO. 2 POMONA
LOS ANGELES — It was everything you would expect from bitter rivals and the nation’s top two NCAA Division III women’s water polo teams. There was overtime, standout individual performances, eight lead changes and a game-tying goal with just seconds left in regulation.
March 29, 2012
TIGERS, SAGEHENS SQUARE OFF IN BATTLE OF NATION'S TOP TWO TEAMS
LOS ANGELES — The first SCIAC match of the year for the Occidental College women’s water polo team could be one of the biggest of the year.
March 24, 2012
SDSU TRIP NO DAY AT THE BEACH FOR OXY
SAN DIEGO — Going down to San Diego is a long one-day trip. It’s even longer if the No. 8 ranked Division I team is waiting for you.
March 15, 2012
OXY SCORES 37 GOALS, WINS TWO AT TRIPLE PLAY
LOS ANGELES — Five different Tigers combined for six unanswered goals in the second quarter as the Occidental College women’s water polo team pulled away from NCAA Division I Virginia Military Institute for an easy 19-6 win in the first game of the Oxy Triple Play at Taylor Pool on Thursday.
March 13, 2012
TIGERS SPLIT AT NORTHRIDGE MINI, WIN STREAK HALTED
NORTHRIDGE — The Occidental College women’s water polo team’s record-setting win streak finally came to an end on Tuesday after 14 consecutive victories spanning Feb. 18 – March 13.
March 10, 2012
TIGERS COMPLETE THIRD STRAIGHT WEEKEND SWEEP, WIN TWO MORE AT CONVERGENCE
CLAREMONT —The Occidental College women’s water polo team picked up two more wins at the Claremont Convergence tournament on Saturday, extending the longest winning streak in program history to 13 games.
March 9, 2012
WOMEN'S WATER POLO CONTINUES TO ROLL, WINS TWO AT CMS
CLAREMONT —The Occidental College women’s water polo team added two more wins at the Claremont Convergence Tournament on Friday, extending its winning streak to 11 games. Oxy opened the day with a 9-4 victory over NCAA Division I Siena College, and followed that with a 12-8 win over Chapman University.
March 7, 2012
WWP RANKED NO. 1, FUJIYAMA NAMED ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
LOS ANGELES — When you win nine in a row it turns heads. When one of those wins includes knocking off the No. 10 ranked NCAA Division I team, people really start to take notice.
March 5, 2012
BALANCED OXY STUDENT-ATHLETES STUDY ABROAD
LOS ANGELES — After earning a co-SCIAC championship last spring, a handful of upperclassmen from Oxy’s women’s water polo team had an offseason that would seem to outsiders unusual for a squad climbing its way atop national rankings. They spent the fall challenging themselves outside of the pool, as five juniors studied abroad on four different continents.
March 4, 2012
WOMEN'S WATER POLO WINS TWO MORE, GOES 4-0 AT CAL LU TOURNEY
THOUSAND OAKS — One day after shocking UC Santa Barbara, the No. 10 ranked NCAA Division I women’s water polo team, in the first game of a 2-0 Day 1 at the Posada Royale Invitational, Occidental College continued its hot streak with a pair of wins on Sunday.
March 3, 2012
WOMEN'S WATER POLO BEATS NATIONALLY RANKED DIVISION I UCSB
THOUSAND OAKS — Nanea Fujiyama (Honolulu) found Lindsay Albino (Greenwich, Conn.) on a breakaway for the game-winning goal and the Occidental College women’s water polo team pulled off a major upset 7-6, over UC Santa Barbara, the No. 10 nationally ranked NCAA Division I team.
February 26, 2012
TIGERS GO 4 FOR 4 AT CHAPMAN TOURNEY
ORANGE — The Occidental College women’s team picked up two more wins at the Chapman Tournament to finish the weekend with a 4-0 record. Oxy defeated Mercyhurst University 5-2 on Sunday morning, then Vanguard University 16-4 later in the day.
February 25, 2012
WOMEN'S WATER POLO TAKES TWO AT CHAPMAN
ORANGE — The Occidental College women’s water polo team started slowly in both of its games at the Chapman Invitational today, but in each case Oxy came from behind to win.
February 18, 2012
OXY SCORES 19 GOALS AGAINST VANGUARD, SPLITS AT CAL BAPTIST TOURNEY
RIVERSIDE — The Occidental College women’s water polo team opened the Lancer Invitational with a tough loss against Pacific, but finished the tourney with a strong win over Vanguard in the second game of its double header at Cal Baptist on Saturday.
February 11, 2012
WOMEN'S WATER POLO SPLITS ON OPENING DAY
LOS ANGELES — The Occidental College women’s water polo opened the 2012 season with a win and a loss today at Taylor Pool on Saturday.
January 24, 2012
SEASON PREVIEW: WOMEN'S WATER POLO LOOKING TO STAND ALONE
LOS ANGELES — This year the Occidental College women’s water polo team doesn’t want to share anything.
January 23, 2012
OXY SPRING SCHEDULES ANNOUNCED
LOS ANGELES —The Occidental spring sports teams announced their 2012 preseason and SCIAC schedules this past week. Baseball, women’s water polo, women’s lacrosse, softball, and the men’s and women’s tennis, track and field, and golf teams all face competitive non-conference opponents before commencing SCIAC regular season play.
January 8, 2012
OXY PICKED NO. 3 IN PRESEASON COACHES POLL
LOS ANGELES —The Occidental Women's Water Polo team will enter the 2012 campaign ranked third nationally in the Collegiate Water Polo Association Pre-Season Coaches Poll.