September 16, 2012

No. 19 Brown Defeats No. 20 St. Francis to Win CWPA North-South Challenge

Cambridge, MA- The No. 19 ranked Brown men's water polo team defeated No. 20 St. Francis, 9-8, to win the CWPA North-South Challenge at Harvard's Blodgett Pool. Henry Fox led the Bears offense with three goals, while Walker Shockley earned 10 saves in the cage to lead the defensive effort.

St. Francis took a 3-2 lead after the first eight minutes, and both squads knocked in one goal each in the second to give the Terriers a 4-3 lead at the intermission. The Bears then outscored St. Francis 2-1 in the third and 4-3 in the fourth to defeat the Terriers for the second time this season.

Adding to the offense was Nick Deaver and Svetozar Stefanovic with two goals each, followed by James McNamara and Cyrus Mojdehi with one.