In yesterdays action…
The boys water polo team defeated Dougherty Valley HS 19-1 to remain undefeated in the DFAL, and raising their overall record to 12-3.
The girls water polo team defeated Dougherty Valley HS 18-1 to remain undefeated in the DFAL, and raising their overall record to 11-3.
The girls golf team defeated Dougherty Valley HS 246-267 to raise their DFAL record to 7-3.
In todays action…
The football team hosts Campolindo HS. JV at 4:30, varsity at 7:00.
The girls volleyball team plays at Miramonte HS. Freshmen at 4:00, jv at 5:00, varsity at 6:30.
The girls tennis team hosts Las Lomas HS at 3:30.
The girls golf team has a match against Miramonte HS at Orinda CC at 3:30.
Yesterdays individual standouts…
Boys water polo – Nathaniel Whitmore, Jacob Welcomer, and Wyatt Goertler each scored 4 goals, Jack Hillman 3 goals, and Andrew Forbes 2 goals.
Girls water polo – Alyssa Mueller scored 3 goals, Caroline Newman, Emma Gaffney, Sami Sciacqua, and Chase Lanier each scored 2 goals. Megan Mes and Whitney Hickock each had 4 saves.
Girls golf – Elizabeth Schultz shot a 40, and Lauren Kim 45 over a 9-hole course.
In an important non-league game against Northern California power Jesuit of Sacramento, the Boy’s water polo team pulled out a 9-7 victory on Saturday at Heaston Aquatic Center. Tanner Cullen, Andrew Schnugg, and Connor Reid again led the way in scoring while Tucker Stone anchored a solid Don defense. The team’s overall record is now 7-3 with a tough De Le Salle team coming to Heaston on Tuesday for a NCS seeding game. The opening sprint begins at 4pm.
In yesterdays action…
The boys water polo team defeated Alhambra HS 18-11, with a strong 2nd half surge.
The girls water polo team overwhelmed Alhambra HS 14-2. The jv team matched that effort with a 15-3 victory.
The girls golf team defeated Campolindo HS 245-258, and Las Lomas HS 245-311.
Boys water polo Tanner Cullen scored 8 goals, and Connor Reid, Jacob Welcomer, and Tommy Bush each scored 2 goals. Tucker Stone had 6 saves.
Girls golf Elizabeth Schultz shot a 39, and Adrienne Lee 40 on a 9-hole par 36 course.
In todays action…
The girls volleyball team hosts Alhambra HS. Freshmen at 4:00, JV at 5:00, Varsity at 6:30.
The girls tennis team has a match at Miramonte HS at 3:30.
The jv girls golf team has a match against Campolindo HS at Moraga CC at 3:00.
The freshman football team hosts Miramonte HS at 5:00.
NCS/CCS Challenge Tournament
The Acalanes Boys water polo team garnered 2nd Place at the 3rd Annual NCS/CCS Challenge tournament held Sept. 23rd-24th. The Dons beat Lelend, Menlo Atherton and De la Salle before losing a tough battle to the San Ramon Valley Wolves in the finals 8-6.
Leading scorers throughout the weekend were Seniors Tanner Cullen and Andrew Schnugg, and junior Connor Reid. Stellar defense was shown by sophmores Tommy Bush and goalie Tucker Stone, along with seniors Connor Mattox, Jake Seroy, and Naddy Whitmore.
Boys Water Polo won their first game against Santa Barbara in the Santa Barbara Tournament. 13-12 with a last second Goal by Andrew Schnugg.
submitted by Chuck Mattox
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Tonight, the #1 seeded boys water polo team plays Irvington HS at Miramonte HS at 7:00 in the NCS quarterfinals.
Varsity Boys Water Polo lost to perennial power Sacred Heart Prep of
Atherton yesterday 8-7. Tanner Cullen led the Don=92s with 6 goals with
Michael Worthing adding one. Robert Clemons stopped 8 shots in the loss. =
Dons record fell to 4-2. Next up is the NCS/CCS Challenge Tournament =
24th and 25th.