Women's Water Polo

    Hoosiers Win Match against Gannon, Advance to Championship Round

    Go Hoosiers! Rebecca Gerrity
    Go Hoosiers!
    Rebecca Gerrity
    Go Hoosiers!

    April 13, 2013

    GENEVA, Ohio - No. 15 Indiana won their second match of the day 16-5 against Gannon University to advance to the CWPA Western Division Championship tomorrow morning at the Myrtha Pool. The Hoosiers' 16 points ties their season high for points scored in a match and sophomores Shelby Taylor and Alexis Jones both set new personal records in the process.

    Rebecca Gerrity put two quick points on the scoreboard before back-to-back 5-meters by both teams made the score 3-1 in favor of the Hoosiers.

    Shelby Taylor took over where Gerrity left off, scoring three goals in the first quarter alone. She finished with a new personal high four goals on only five shots and added three assists.

    Fellow sophomore Alexis Jones also set a new personal record by tallying three assists and four steals to go along with a goal. She mailed two back-to-back dimes to teammate Katie Contreras for scores and gave the Hoosiers a 10-2 lead heading into the half.

    Reigning CWPA Rookie of the Week Mary Campbell had nine saves on 16 shot attempts. She also added one assist on a long ball to Shelby Taylor and two steals.

    The Hoosiers will play for the Western Division Championship tomorrow morning against Hartwick at 11:30 am EST. The winner will get the number one seed in the Eastern Conference Finals in two weeks.

    Box Score:

    		1st	2nd	3rd	4th	Final
    Indiana		5	5	3	3	16
    Gannon		2	0	2	1	5 

    Goals: Indiana: Taylor (4), Contreras (2), Gerrity (2), Creighton, Kohli, Nestler, Fournier, St. Omer Roy, Jones, McNaught Gannon: Jacobs, McDaniels, Rzymek, Steininger, Gadd

    Saves: Indiana: Campbell 9 Gannon: Bartman 9




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