Nov 11 – Acalanes Girls Water Polo hopes ended in Semi-Finals

The Acalanes Girls Water Polo ended their season to Campo in the Semi-Finals 6-5 in Overtime. The game was good contest throughout. Offensively both teams trying to get their shots off but the defense was too tough. Both teams shutting down the shooters keeping it a low scoring game.

Emma Lyall

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The Starting Seniors played their part in last nights game. Emma Myall scored 2 with 1 assist and 1 steal with the shot that pushed the Dons into Overtime. Hannah Kresnak with her powerful shots had 1 goal and 1 assist. Brooke Alsterlind came in with finesse and scored 1 goal, 1 assist and 2 steals. And Lucy Fellner with another amazing game in goal with 13 saves and 4 steals.

Hannah Kresnak
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Even though the team will loose 5 Seniors, The Dons will be a threat next year with our talented young players. This year we had a lot of freshman talent on the team, one being Lexi Rowell who scored 1 goal and had 2 steals in last nights game.

Thank you for the great year Dons!

Goals: Myall 2, Alsterlind, Kresnak, Rowell

Saves in Goal: Lucy Fellner 13

Acalanes Girls Water Polo Advance to the NCS Semi Finals!

Lots of action in the pool on Saturday with Acalanes Dons hosting the NCS Water polo. The Acalanes girls advance to the Semi Finals after defeating Drake 11-5. The game was tight at the start but the Dons pulled it off in the last quarter. Top of her game was Lucy Fellner with an amazing game in goal.

Emma Myall 5, Hannah Kresnak 3, Bella Wentzel 3

Lucy Fellner had 10 saves in goal and 4 steals.

Wednesday November 11th The Semi-Finals at Campolindo 7:15

Acalanes v. Campolindo

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Oct 28 – Acalanes Girls Water Polo Senior night with a Win!

Acalanes girls water polo defeated Alhambra 12-5 in their final league game at home. There was a lot of playtime by all and ended the game with a beautiful send off to the Seniors. Thank you all for coming out and watching the game.

Goals: Rowell 3, Myall 2, Adrielle Thorenfeldt 2, Alsterlind, Kresnak, Sophia Malinovsky, Kylie Walker, Lexi Williams

Saves in Goal: Fellner 5, Souza 3

IMG_1522Girls Water Polo Seniors

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Oct 7 – Girls Water Polo beats Campo in triple overtime

The Acalanes girls water polo beat Campolindo last night in sudden death! The girls had some unbelievable plays and some great defense. Maddy Stewart junior started the game off by an amazing shot and the Dons were up early. But the game came down to the wire and we won in sudden death by Bella Wentzel winning the sprint and the final shot by freshman Lexi Rowell. Emma Myall was the high scorer with 4 goals and senior Lucy Fellner had 9 saves in the cage.

Bella Wenzel
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Myall 4, Rowell 3, Stewart 1 and Wentzel 1
Saves in Goal: L. Fellner 9

Lucy Fellner save
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Sep 26 – Acalanes Girls Water Polo finished 2nd in the Amanda MacDonald Tournament

Friday the Acalanes Girls started off The Invitational by defeating Menlo high 15 to 3. Followed by a win over Archbishop Mitty 12 to 5 with Hannah Kresnak as a high scorer with 7 points.

Saturday’s games proved to be tough, but Acalanes Girls came out of the first game with a Win over Leland high school 10-8. This game was a battle with Emma Myall high scorer with 4 points and 3 steals but key player of the game was Lucy Fellner with 12 saves in Goal. The tournament came to an end with the 6-4 loss against St. Francis in championship round. A Great Invitational and a lot of great water polo from the Acalanes Girls!

Menlo v AHS
Kresnak 5 , Rowell 4, Myall 3/4, Stewart 1/1, Wentzel 1/1, Walker /1, Lucy Fellner /1
Mitty v AHS
Kresnak 7/1, Myall 3/4, Kylie Walker 1, Wentzel 1, Stewart /2, Chapman /1
L. Fellner 7 Saves
Souza 2 Saves

Leland v AHS
Myall 4, Kresnak 2/1, Wentzel 2, Stewart 1/1, Rowell 1
Lucy Fellner 12 saves in Goal
St Francis v AHS
Kresnak 2, Calender 1, Wentzel 1, Myall /1, Rowell /1
L. Fellner 7 Saves

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