Women's Water Polo Breezes at Grove City College Invite
Freshman Morgan Hooker Scores 12 Goals in Four Games
March 14, 2004
GROVE CITY, PA - The George Washington women's water polo team dominated the competition and posted a 4-0 record Friday and Saturday at the Grove City College Invitational in Grove City, PA. GW's closest match came Friday when the Colonials defeated Gannon, 6-3, before posting commanding victories over Slippery Rock (17-4), Penn State-Behrend (18-2) and Washington & Jefferson College (16-1) on Saturday. GW freshman Morgan Hooker (Woodland Hills, CA/Harvard Westlake) paced the Colonials' attack with 12 goals on the weekend.
Against Gannon, Friday, GW controlled the game throughout despite a poor shooting night. The Colonials shot just 24 percent for the game but were able to hold Gannon to only three goals.
1 2 3 4=Score
GW 2 2 1 1 =6
Gannon 0 0 0 3 =3
GW Goals: Hooker 2, Schweitzer, Canon, Shanley, Fravel
Saves: Heinemann 6
GW blew away the competion on Saturday allowing just seven goals in three games while scoring a total of 51 goals.
1 2 3 4 Score
GW 3 4 4 6 =17
Slippery Rock 2 1 0 1 =4
GW Goals: Canon 3, Shanley 3, Fravel 3, Hooker 3, Burnett 2, Schweitzer, Inkster
Saves: Heinemann 9, Buttler-Ricketts 2
1 2 3 4 Score
GW 5 8 3 2 =18
Penn St.-Behrend 2 0 0 0 =2
GW Goals: Davis 7, Hooker 4, Dinkel 2, Schweitzer, Bastani, Fravel, Heinemann, Burnett
Saves: Buttler-Ricketts 4
1 2 3 4 Score
GW 6 4 3 3 =16
W&J 0 0 1 0 =1
GW Goals: Canon 3, Shanley 3, Hooker 3, Burnett 2, Fravel 2, Schweitzer 2, Lowell
Saves: Heinemann 5
Next up for the Colonials will be Senior Night when GW hosts Maryland on Wednesday, Mar. 24 at 7:00 p.m. at the Smith Center pool.
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