Men's Water Polo Falls to Bucknell, 22-6

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Men's Water Polo Falls to Bucknell, 22-6

October 23, 2016 - 02:03
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Iona College men's water polo team were stopped by Bucknell on Sunday, 23-6. The Maroon and Gold could not contain a potent Bison offense, as they dropped their to 7-14 on the season.

  • The Gaels trailed 6-3 after the first quarter, and mirrored it in the second quarter, falling behind Bucknell 12-6 at halftime.
  • Iona was held off the scoresheet in the second half and conceding twelve goals.
  • Sophomore Andres Guerra led the Gaels with two goals scored along with two kickouts drawn.
  • Junior Zach Roper tallied a pair of goals to go along with one assist, three steals, and two kickouts drawn.
  • Freshman Jorge Andres Torres appeared in the first three quarters, allowing 18 goals, while stopping 13.
  • Freshman Michael Banks came in relief, making four saves.

Next Contest:

The Gaels turn their attention to the Judge cup, taking place Wednesday, October 25 at 7:30 PM at the Fordham pool.