LOS ANGELES — Carly Zurcher led the Occidental women's water polo team with four goals as the Tigers beat Macalester, 12-8 in Game 2 of a doubleheader on Saturday.
The Tigers played at Cal Lutheran earlier in the day, falling 10-4.
Zurcher, Oxy's leader in goals this season, scored six goals on the day, leading Oxy with two of the Tigers' four scores in Thousand Oaks.
Appel and Zulema Iboa-Garcia rounded out Oxy's scorers with a goal each against Cal Lu.
"We played great 5-on-6 defense in both games today," Oxy head coach Jack Stabenfeldt said. "Offensively, we are creating opportunities and our defensive awareness is growing."
Season Impact: Oxy improves to 5-12 on the season. After starting the year 0-9, the Tigers have won five of their last eight.
Next Game: Oxy is back in action against Pomona-Pitzer on Wednesday at 4 p.m.Follow Oxy Athletics on Twitter Sign Up for Newsletters Watch on Youtube Follow us on Instagram