Water Polo Girls

2022 Fall Sports DAL ALL-LEAGUE Selections Congratulations Dons!

Congratulations to 1st team All-DAL selections for Fall 2022: Ethan Torres, Marcus Julian, Trevor Rogers, Justin Zegarowski, Jack Giorgianni, Haley Chelemedos, Makenna Chelemedos, Ari Ruczynski, Emily Berkowitz, Kailyn Broad, Katelyn Olin, Hanna Hageboeck, Harrison Labrosse, Christian Gotterup, Audrey Cox, Brooklyn Plomp, and Ella Del Rosario. Go Dons! Sport 1st Team 2nd Team Honorable Mention Cross Country Logan Farzan Tyler Hunt…

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Sara Archer commits to Pomona-Pitzer for Water Polo

Our lefty water polo star Sara Archer is committed to the admission process at Pitzer College, to continue her education and play water polo for Pomona-Pitzer. Such exciting news for our student athlete after many years in the pool and dedicated commitment to the sport. Sara started playing water polo at age 10 and has continued to play club water…

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Girls Water Polo Ended Season Strong

The CIF #3 ranked Lady Dons season ended Thursday night in a bitter sweet 10-4 loss to the #2 ranked Soquel Knights of Santa Cruz. Soquel jumped out to an early lead, but the Dons continued to show fight, staying within striking distance and kept it close throughout 3 quarters.  As the number of possessions and the clock wound down…

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Dons Came to Play…win over Campo

Girls Water Polo NCS Semi-finals Tonight was an extra special night where the Dons beat Campo 7-5. Huge fan turnout from the Acalanes supporters. Everyone was there to root on our Dons! Thank you to Boosters for covering ticket costs for our students. Kudos to our coaches putting our players in the best position to win. Misha Buchel executed a…

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Girls Water Polo Moves On in NCS

In the 1st Round of the NCS Playoffs, the #3 Seed, Acalanes Dons win in commanding fashion, clobbering the Monte Vista Mustangs 13-5. From the opening sprint, the Dons took the lead and never looked back.  Winning the 2nd  & 3rd Quarters 4-0 and 5-1 respectively, cruising to victory. The Dons take this much needed momentum into the Semifinal’s, where they play a familiar…

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Girls Polo Tough Loss…but not over!

In the final DAL game of the season, the Lady Dons traveled to Moraga for a cross town showdown vs. bitter rival Campolindo Cougars.  Coming into the game, the 18-5 Dons and the 15-8 Cougs were tied for second place in the DAL and vying to lock down a higher seed in the upcoming playoffs. Under the evening lights and on…

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JV Water Polo Finishes Up Season at Campo

JV Water Polo Finishes Up Season at Campo

October 26 A chill was in the air Wednesday night as the JV Lady Dons suffered an unfortunate loss to Campo to end their season. The final score was Acalanes 3 – Campolindo 17. Kate Roberts, Adrianna Berloui, and Veronica White scored goals for Acalanes.  Roberts, Berloui, Olivia Whipple, and Elise Budke all had steals.  Senior Goalkeeper Hanna Mirzai made…

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Girls Polo finish 5th in NorCal Tournament

Two days of water polo for the girls team at the very competitive NorCal Girls Water Polo tournament in the Palo Alto area. Dons finished 5th beating out Scared Heart in their final game 10-6. Tournament started off strong with a win over Gunn High School 19-1 but then had a tough loss to Davis 6-9. Saturday morning girls fought…

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