Maggie Steffens

Team USA women to play for gold

Team USA women to play for gold

BUDAPEST, Hungary — Corona del Mar High alumna Maddie Musselman scored four goals as the U.S. women’s water polo senior national team beat Russia, 14-9, in the FINA World Championships semifinals on Wednesday.

Former Los Alamitos star Rachel Fattal had five goals for Team USA, which will play Spain for the title on Friday at 11:30 a.m. Pacific time. The match will air live on the Olympic Channel, and online streaming is available here.

Musselman (UCLA) scored all four of her goals in the first half for Team USA, which fell behind Russia by two goals twice in the first quarter before the...

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