• GoPrincetonTigers.Tv Princeton Store Tickets
  • Donate Live Events Live Stats
Football Fireworks C/S Day MM
Free Weekend Promo
Close Video

No. 18 Men's Water Polo Heads to Southern Championship

Courtesy: Princeton Athletic Communications                                                                      Release: 11/01/2012
Courtesy: Beverly Schaefer
Senior Billy Tifft looks to lead the Tigers this weekend at Southerns.
View larger
Send this article to a friend Print RSS

 

2012 CWPA Southern Championship
  Game Info:
Friday, Nov. 2 - Sunday, Nov. 4
  Location:
Bucknell, Lewisburg, Pa.             
Seed • Bracket:
No. 2 Seed • Bracket B
Schedule:  
Nov. 2 vs. Notre Dame College  8:15 p.m.
Nov. 3 vs. Penn State Behrend  10:10 a.m.
Nov. 3 vs. TBA  Time TBA
Nov. 4 vs. TBA  Time TBA
Tournament
Central:
Schedule and Results
Live Media:
Live Video ($)

@PUTIGERS l @Pwaterpolo

The No. 18 Princeton men's water polo team has earned the second seed in the 2012 CWPA Southern Division Championship this weekend from Nov. 2-4 at Bucknell in Lewisburg, Pa. The Tigers (12-10, 5-3 Southern) are in Bracket B, which features seventh-seeded Notre Dame College and 11th-seeded Penn State Behrend.

Princeton concluded the regular season with an exhibition victory over Dartmouth, 18-13, at the Ivy League Championship on Oct. 28. Nine different Tigers saw the back of the net, with Matt Weber headlining the offense with six goals. Both Brendan Byrne and Tyler Amina split the game in goal, combining for 12 saves in the winning effort.

Southern's is a four-bracket championship, with No. 14 Navy earning the top seed. The Midshipmen are the only conference foe that the Tigers have not defeated this season.

Princeton's opening opponent Notre Dame enters the weekend riding a 9-11 record. The Falcons are coming off a third-place finish at the CWPA Division II Eastern Championship leading up to Southerns. NDC fell to Gannon in the opening round, before handing Salem International an 18-10 loss for third. Following the DII tournament, the Falcons dropped Penn State Behrend, 15-4, in their season finale. Updated stats were not available for Notre Dame.

The Tigers' second bracket opponent Penn State Behrend currently is riding an 18-game losing streak. Ali Khan is the Lions' (1-20) leading scorer with 57 goals, while Kody Veit is the squad's dish leader with 30 assists. In goal, Ty Elder has served as PSB's lone goaltender, making 157 saves and allowing 227 goals against.

The remainder of the tournament schedule for the Tigers will be determined based on their results in bracket play.

 



Back
ETAPVCFriends Groups
Free VideosTiger BlogMore Headlines

TigerBlog , the official blog of Princeton Athletics.

Sept. 2, 2014 - Happy New Year
Tags: General

Aug. 29, 2014 - Goodbye To August
Tags: Football

Aug. 28, 2014 - Father's Day
Tags: General

Aug. 27, 2014 - The Cynic vs. The Optimist
Tags: tennis, swimming, field hockey, football

Aug. 26, 2014 - Party At The Surace's
Tags: Football

May 15, 2014 TigerCast
Rowers Will Gillis (heavyweights) and Ed Northrop (lightweights)...
May 8, 2014 TigerCast
Molly Higgins and Adam Bragg join TigerCast to discuss the...
May 1, 2014 TigerCast
Junior Erin McMunn joined the latest edition of TigerCast to...
Follow Princeton Water Polo on Twitter (MWP)
Follow Princeton Water Polo on Facebook (MWP)
Hyatt Slider

PNC Bank
Sports Camps
   
   
Athlete of the Week
Presented by Coach USA
Returns Sept. 8
National Champions
Julia Ratcliffe Wins Title
Championship Streak Now 43
Princeton Sports Properties
Official Corporate Partners
Join the Princeton Corporate Partner Team
Sports Tickets
Proud Partner of Princeton Athletics
Buy and sell college and pro sports tickets
Email Updates
Don't Miss a Minute of the Action
Sign up to receive exclusive Princeton Tiger email updates