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The Lady Dons rolled into Saturday’s championship game vs Drake trying to win their first NCS title in 15 years under Coach Misha Buchel.
Coach had his young squad ready to play in the first quarter with a scoring attack led by Sophmore Lexi Rowell‘s 3 goals and Senior Maddie Stewart in her final game for the Dons lobbing a crafty little shot over the keeper to put the Dons up 4-0.
Lexi Rowell Click on image to buy game photos
Second quarter Drake capitalized on some scrappy inside shots and scored two goals. 4-2 Acalanes at half.
Maddie Stewart Click on image to buy game photos
Drake came out tough in the third scoring a quick goal to close the lead to 4-3. Dons Sophomore Kylie Walker responded with a fantastic bar in low corner shot from way outside. Drake wouldn’t be denied with their amazing goal from 7 meters out. The players, fans and coaches knew they were in for a dogfight in the fourth. End of 3 Dons 5 – Drake 4
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The Dons worked the ball into all league star Lexi Rowell one more time and she hammered the ball into the back of the net opening up a lead 6-4 with 4 minutes to play. Drake was not going away as their star player made a miracle high corner shot closing the gap to 6-5. With the place going nuts freshman Zoe Benisek made a great pass to fellow freshman Brooke Westphal who hit a high corner shot to finish off Drake 7-5 with 2 minutes left. A flurry of desperation shots were all blocked by star goalie Ella Maisano. Maisano had another amazing game stopping 14 shots including a 5 meter attempt.
Ella Maisano Click on image to buy game photos
The buzzer went off and the coaches and players all jumped in the pool celebrating their first NCS win in 15 years.
Yes, congratulations go out to the girls water polo team and their head coach Misha Buchel as they are the 2016 NCS DIVISION 2 CHAMPIONS. The defeated Sir Francis Drake HS 7-5 in the championship game. This is Coach Buchel’s first NCS title in 15 years
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Coach Misha Buchel Click on image for awards photos
The football team finished a great season in defeat to El Cerrito HS in the NCS playoffs.
The Acalanes Lady Dons Water Polo team faced an experienced Livermore team tonight in the NCS semi finals. The Dons balanced scoring attack was too much for the Cowboys in the first half led by Lexi Rowell with 3 goals, Brooke Westphal with 1 and Bella Wentzel with 1. First half score Dons 5-2.
Second half the Dons worked the ball inside to Lexi Rowell drawing ejection after ejection resulting in a 6-5 player advantage. The girls made everything in the third period scoring 5 more goals. Maddy Stewart 1, Zoe Benisek 1, Kylie Walker 1, 2 more for Rowell.
Fourth quarter more Dons on the inside with Lexi Williams w two goals, Rowell w another and a night cap goal by Sarah McCandless. Great win for the Dons! However, the story of the night was the stellar goalie play by Ella Maisano with 15 saves including stopping two 5 meter shots!
Come out this Saturday and watch the Dons battle for the NCS title vs Sir Francis Drake!