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Corona del Mar football seniors make a splash in water polo exhibition game

Corona del Mar football seniors make a splash in water polo exhibition game

Nobody can usually say this about the Corona del Mar High football team, last year’s CIF Southern Section Division 4 finalist.

But on Wednesday morning, the players seemed overmatched even before the game began. They were about to dive in the pool and play water polo against the CdM girls team, and they were basically clueless.

“I feel like I’m gonna drown, dude,” one player said out loud after stepping out of the locker room.

Another CdM football incoming senior asked CdM girls’ polo alumna and assistant coach Cassidy Papa if the game was played with goggles.

“No, you don’t play with goggles,” Papa responded somewhat amusedly.

The CdM girls’ polo team won...

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