Search:

Girls water polo: Ex-Canyon star leads Team USA past world champs

February 17th, 2012, 10:03 pm ·

· posted by DAN ALBANO, ocvarsity.com

Former Canyon standout water polo player Courtney Mathewson scored a game-high three goals to help the U.S. national team defeat reigning FINA World Champion Greece, 12-9, at the Holiday Cup on Friday night at the Joint Forces Training Base.

Team USA scored the final four goals of the match to power into Saturday's 6 p.m. semifinals - also against Greece. Mathewson and former Laguna Beach star Annika Dries scored in the 4-0 run in the final period.

Corona del Mar product Tumua Anae collected eight saves.

More girls water polo news from the OCVarsity blog:


 
Ads by Google


Varsity sites:
LA
|
IE
|
SoCalVarsity.com
ADVERTISEMENT 
Search Players


ADVERTISEMENT 
Basketball:

Bishop Montgomery 69, Orange Lutheran 47 - 00:00 4th QT - Completed

Basketball:

Etiwanda 63, Los Alamitos 53 - 00:00 4th QT - Completed

Basketball:

JSerra 63, Rosary 23 - 00:00 4th QT - Completed

Basketball:

Alta Loma 22, Troy 57 - 08:00 4th QT - Completed

Basketball:

Millikan 60, Tustin 64 - 00:00 4th QT - Completed

Basketball:

Sonora 69, Diamond Ranch 50 - 01:10 4th QT - Completed

Basketball:

Los Alamitos 69, Santa Margarita 65 - 00:00 4th QT - Completed

Basketball:

Valencia 26, Edison 29 - 00:00 2nd QT - Completed

Basketball:

Esperanza 17, Beverly Hills 19 - 00:00 2nd QT - Completed

Soccer:

Norwalk 0, Godinez 0 - 00:00 2OT Half - Completed