Kirsten Roy

Women's Soccer

Goalkeeper Kirsten Roy was named Big West Conference player of the week after she shut out Fresno State and Air Force in 1-0 victories. Roy, a sophomore from Aliso Niguel High School, has not given up a goal in the last three games. She had six shutouts a year ago, when she played all but 89 minutes during the season.


Cross-country: Christy Villa finished third in the UCI/Asics Invitational last weekend. Arizona's Amy Skieresz won the race. The Anteater women's team competes in the Aztec Invitational Saturday in San Diego's Balboa Park.

Men's soccer: The Anteaters are second among Mountain Pacific Sports Federation teams in points with 21. UCLA leads the conference. Irvine (3-1) hosts Redlands at 7 p.m. Wednesday and plays at Loyola Marymount at 3 p.m. Sunday.

Women's soccer: The Anteaters, ranked seventh in the West Region by the National Soccer Coaches Assn. of America, play at Loyola Marymount at 3 p.m. Friday and host Pepperdine at 1 p.m. Sunday.

Golf: Irvine opens its fall season with the William H. Tucker Invitational Friday and Saturday in Albuquerque.

Women's volleyball: Setter Teri Zartman was named to the all-tournament team at the Pepperdine Classic last weekend. Irvine (2-5) plays at Loyola Marymount at 7 tonight and in the San Jose tournament Friday and Saturday.

Water polo: The Anteaters (0-1) play in the Southern California tournament at Newport Harbor on Sunday.


Nov. 7 University of Calgary, 13 California All Stars, 17 at Pepperdine, 24 CS Stanislaus, 28 at Oregon State, 30 at Portland

Dec. 5 Northern Arizona, 14 at Arizona, 20 James Madison, 22 BYU, 28 Southern Oregon

Jan. 2 at San Diego, 7 North Texas, 9 New Mexico State, 14 at Boise State, 16 at Idaho, 21 Pacific, 23 Long Beach State, 28 at San Luis Obispo, 30 UC Santa Barbara

Feb. 4 Nevada, 6 CS Fullerton, 11 at Utah State, 13 at CS Fullerton, 18 at Long Beach State, 20 at Pacific, 25 UC Santa Barbara, 27 San Luis Obispo

March 5-7 Big West Tournament

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