IRVINE, Calif. - The No. 12 University of California San Diego women's water polo team dropped a tough road contest at No. 9 UC Irvine, 10-5, on Friday night at Anteater Aquatics Complex.
The Tritons fell behind 4-2 after the first quarter and trailed 7-4 at halftime.
Next up for UC San Diego is the 17th annual Harper Cup showdown with 21st-ranked crosstown rival San Diego State in primetime on Friday night, April 20. First sprint on Senior Night at the Canyonview Aquatic Center is set for 6 p.m. The Tritons retained the cup a year ago through a 10-6 decision, lifting it for the first time at SDSU's Aztec Aquaplex.