Girls Polo Wins Sierra Shootout

Jack Garrett, Staff Writer

 

 

Last weekend Miramonte girls varsity water polo dominated the Sierra Shootout at Sierra College in Loomis. They placed first after playing five games.

The first day of the tournament, Sept. 15, the team beat Napa 11-3. They won their second and third game against Liberty 12-1 and Clayton Valley 11-3.

The ladies also went on to win two games on Sept. 16, the second day of the tournament. They defeated the prominent team Del Oro 6-2. Finally, they smashed Clovis North in the championship game 10-2.

“We were successful because of our great defense and our team chemistry was better,” said captain Laurie Simon ‘13.