High School Roundup: Huntington Beach boys’ water polo tops Laguna Beach in Surf League opener
Ryder Dodd had three goals as the Huntington Beach High boys’ water polo team beat Laguna Beach 9-6 in a Surf League opener Wednesday at Newport Harbor High.
James Rozolis-Hill and Nikola Mirkovic each added two goals for the Oilers (12-1), who got one goal apiece from Zach Bettino and Matthew Morgan. Goalkeeper Gabriel Haddad made 10 saves for Huntington Beach, which is tied for the top spot in CIF Southern Section Division 1 with Newport Harbor and Mater Dei.
Will Kelly led Laguna Beach (8-6), ranked No. 7 in Division 1, with four goals.
Edison 17, Marina 7: Everett Rowden scored four goals for the Chargers in their Wave League opener Wednesday at Newport Harbor High.
Bryce Towgood scored three goals for Edison (7-5), ranked No. 3 in CIF Southern Section Division 2, while Zach Van Germert and Thomas Geroch each scored twice.
Lico Yuno and Vincent Labonte each put in two goals for Marina (4-5), which is ranked No. 5 in Division 4.
Los Alamitos 23, Fountain Valley 1: The Barons fell to 4-4 after dropping their Wave League opener on Wednesday at Newport Harbor High.
Pacifica Christian Orange County 3, Riverside California School for the Deaf 1: Rebecca Penjoyan had nine kills to lead the visiting Tritons to a 23-25, 25-21, 25-23, 25-18 win in Wednesday’s nonleague match.
Ava Loritz added eight kills, and Carly Kane provided 17 digs for Pacifica Christian (10-6).
Costa Mesa 259, Ocean View 286: Sydney Ngo was the medalist for the Mustangs, carding a six-over-par 41 on Wednesday in an Orange Coast League match at Costa Mesa Country Club.
Grace Wilborn (49), Izel Flores (54), Jayde Rubright (57), Ollie Dietrich (58) and Gabby Hayes (58) also competed for Costa Mesa (5-2 overall and in league), which avenged an earlier loss in league play to Ocean View (4-3 overall and in league).
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