TAGD
Basketball mm
Article Image
Senior Tyler Amina had three saves in goal Saturday vs. Gannon.
Courtesy: Beverly Schaefer

No. 1 Seed Menís Water Polo Advances to Semis with 15-8 Win Over Gannon

By: Princeton Athletic Communications
          Release: 11/09/2013
Send this article to a friend Print RSS

The No. 1 seed Princeton men’s water polo team advanced to the Southern Division Championship semifinals behind an opening round 15-8 win over Gannon Saturday morning in Annapolis, Md. The 15th-ranked Tigers (18-4) will play winner of Navy – Johns Hopkins at 7:40 p.m. this evening.

Both sides would score eight goals apiece over the final three quarters, but it was a 7-0 opening period that carried the Tigers to the quarterfinal victory.

Princeton’s leading scorers Drew Hoffenberg and Jovan Jeremic did what they have all season, headline the offense with three goals each.

Sam Butler added a team-high four assists, along with two steals and a goal, while Jamie Kuprenas and Kevin Zhang each netted two goals apiece.

Alex Gow played the first two quarters in goal, amassing five saves, two assists, a steal and a shutout quarter. Tyler Amina and Brendan Byrne closed things out, tallying seven saves between the pair.

No. 1 Princeton: 7 – 3 – 2 – 3 – 15
Gannon: 0 – 2 – 2 – 4 – 8 

Goals: Zhang 2, Butler 1, Shannon 1, Hoffenberg 3, Buchbinder 1, Hinrichs 2, Jeremic 3, Kuprenas 2
Assists: Galainena 1, Fink 2, Butler 4, Hinrichs 1, Kuprenas 1, Gow 2
Steals: Fink 2, Wachtell 1, Butler 2, Hoffenberg 1, Buchbinder 1, Pugliese 1, Jeremic 1, Gow 1
Saves: Gow (16:00) 5, Amina (8:00) 3, Byrne (8:00) 4

SOCIAL MEDIA

TWITTER

FACEBOOK

INSTAGRAM

TIGERBLOG

ENEWS

Hyatt New
SCHEDULE
PNC Schedule
> Full Schedule and Results
February
27
Friday
Baseball
at LSU
- 8:00 PM
February
28
Saturday
Baseball
at LSU
- 7:30 PM
March
01
Sunday
Baseball
at LSU
- 1:00 PM
March
06
Friday
Baseball
at UNC-Greensboro
- 4:00 PM
March
07
Saturday
Baseball
at UNC-Greensboro
- 1:00 PM
Baseball
at UNC-Greensboro
- 4:30 PM
March
08
Sunday
Baseball
at UNC-Greensboro
- 1:00 PM
March
13
Friday
Baseball
at Maryland
- 4:00 PM
March
14
Saturday
Baseball
at Maryland
- 2:00 PM
March
15
Sunday
Baseball
at Maryland
- 1:00 PM
March
17
Tuesday
Baseball
at ECU
- 6:30 PM
March
18
Wednesday
Baseball
at ECU
- 6:30 PM
March
20
Friday
Baseball
at Navy
- 3:00 PM
March
21
Saturday
Baseball
at Navy
- 12:00 PM
Baseball
at Navy
- 3:30 PM
March
22
Sunday
Baseball
at Navy
- 1:00 PM
March
24
Tuesday
Baseball
at Seton Hall
- 3:30 PM
stop