Bruins top Rainbow Wahine in water polo
UCLA's Kelly Rulon scored two goals in the fourth quarter as the third-ranked Bruins spoiled senior day for No. 5 Hawaii with a 6-4 win in a Mountain Pacific Sports Federation water polo match yesterday at Duke Kahanamoku Aquatic Complex.
UH fell to 11-8 overall and 5-4 in the MPSF. UCLA improved to 21-2 and 8-0.
UCLA led 4-3 going into the final period. UH's Iefke Van Belkum's second goal of the match tied the score, but Rulon gave UCLA the lead for good with 4:30 left and added another goal at 2:21.
Sea Warriors split doubleheader
Michael Kealoha's sacrifice fly in the seventh inning scored Jherell Miller with the winning run as Hawaii Pacific (20-15) claimed a 4-3 win in the first game of a doubleheader against Saint Martin's College yesterday in Lacey, Wash. The Saints came back to win the nightcap 4-0.
HPU's Mario Ramirez struck out seven and recorded his second consecutive complete game in the opener.
» UC Santa Barbara swept Hawaii-Hilo yesterday in 8-4 and 12-1 in a doubleheader at Wong Stadium.
Hawaii-Hilo's Robby Mowers went 3-for-3 in the second game as the Vulcans fell to 10-22.
Owens featured at Speed and Quickness clinic
The Hawaii Speed and Quickness clinic resumes this weekend at the University of Hawaii's Klum Gym.
Chad Owens of the Jacksonville Jaguars is the guest instructor. The clinics start at 8:30 a.m. (ages 7-12) and 10:30 a.m. (13 and up) today and tomorrow. The fee is $10 and includes certificates from Jamba Juice and Subway. Call 739-5444 for more information.
Chaminade beats Cal State Monterey Bay
Chaminade's softball team beat Cal State Monterey Bay 7-5 yesterday in Turlock, Calif., at the Tournament of Champions.
Kehau Yamaguchi and Anina Quaranto each hit two-run doubles to get the Silverswords (8-16) off to a fast start. Winning pitcher Carolyn Fisher also hit a solo homer.
» Brigham Young-Hawaii freshman pitcher Tess Haertling struck out four and allowed just three singles to lead the Seasiders to a 1-0 win over Sonoma State yesterday in the Best of the West tourney.
BYUH (8-16) managed just three hits and scored the game's lone run on a bases-loaded walk in the third inning.
» Hawaii Pacific lost two games at the tournament -- 5-1 to UC San Diego and 10-2 to Cal State Bakersfield.
Seasiders top 21st-ranked Bobcats in tennis
Brigham Young-Hawaii beat Georgia College and State University 5-3 in Division II tennis yesterday at Pensacola, Fla.
Leon So'onalole, Jakub Huza and Carlton Taylor all posted a win in both singles and doubles for the Seasiders, who improved to 13-2.
» In women's tenn, BYUH topped Georgia College and State 5-0 to improve to 19-0. Petra Teller and Gurianna Korinhona were victorious in both singles and doubles for the Seasiders.