Alana Ponce led the Colonials to the CWPA victory
McGeoy and Hallahan recognized for the third consecutive year
Colonials down VMI, St. Francis to open GW Invite
Recorded four goals and two assists as a sophomore and added eight steals...Recorded an assist in the season-opening win over Siena...Scored first goal of the season in win over Saint Francis (Pa.) on Feb. 11...Also scored in wins over Saint Francis (Pa.) on March 24 and April 8...Found net vs. Princeton on April 14, as well.
Ranked fourth among Colonials in goals as a freshman with 26...Also added 13 assists for 39 points, good for fifth on the team...Her 24 steals ranked seventh on the club...Converted 26 of 89 shots for the season...Posted two goals, an assist and two steals in collegiate debut against Mercyhurst (2/10)...Set a season high with four goals against Gannon (2/11)...Matched season high with two steals and added a goal against Princeton (2/12)...Found the net twice with an assist and a steal against Bucknell (2/18)...Equaled season high with four points (two goals, two assists) against Grove City (2/18)...Tallied a goal and an assist against St. Francis (Pa.) (3/10)...Scored three times in a win over Mercyhurst (3/11)...Shined on the West Coast trip with two goals in a win over Chapman (3/14) and single goals against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (3/15), Redlands (3/16), Whittier (3/17), Loyola Marymount (3/17) and Long Beach State (3/18)...Scored twice against Brown (4/9).
Two-time Second-Team All-County and All-CIF selection ... Paced La Jolla High School in scoring as a junior ... Led the Vikings to three CIF title contests ... Named her team's Offensive Player of the Year ... Team captain ... Two-time Union-Tribune All-Academic Team selection ... Three-time USA Water Polo Outstanding Academic Achiever ... Member of Circle of Friends Club ... Also competed for La Jolla Water Polo Club.
Kira Liane Bruno ... Born Jan. 5, 1998, in La Jolla, California ... Daughter of Liane Bathey and John Bruno ... Has an older brother, Colby ... Intends to major in business.
|Goals||4||vs. Gannon (2/11/17)|
|Assists||2||2x, Last vs.VMI (3/4/17)|
|Points||4||2x, Last vs. vs. Grove City (2/18/17)|
|Steals||2||5x, Last vs. Loyola Marymount (3/17/17)|
|Blocks||1||vs. Chapman (3/14/17)|
|Ejections Drawn||1||3x, Last vs. Gannon (3/17/18)|
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