Women's Water Polo Tames Wildcats in Season Opener
Sophomore Emily Chereson Leads Colonials With Four Goals
Feb. 15, 2008
VILLANOVA, PA - Sophomore Emily Chereson scored a game-high four goals to help the George Washington women's water polo team to a season-opening 14-7 victory at Villanova Friday night.
GW (1-0) broke open a 5-3 halftime lead with a six-goal third period to lead 11-5 after 24 minutes of play. Villanova scored no more than two goals in any period, while the Colonials racked up nine tallies in the second half for the 14-7 victory.
GW will play four games in the next two days at the Maryland Invitational in College Park, MD. On Saturday, the Colonials face Harvard at 2:20 pm and No. 15 Michigan at 7:00 pm. On Sunday, GW takes on No. 6 San Diego State at 11:30 am before rounding out the Invitational with Siena at 3:00 pm.