Riley Thomas, Laguna Beach, Sr. - Thomas was a second-team All-County pick last season after posting huge numbers for the CIF Division 3 champion. He scored 89 goals and added 48 steals. Thomas could be the No. 1 scoring option now that Nolan McConnell is at Long Beach State.
FILE PHOTO BY LEONARD ORTIZ, THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER; TEXT BY DAN ALBANO, OCVARSITY.COM
One of the best water polo players in Orange County history graduated earlier this year but that doesn't mean the county lost its star power.
Orange County is still loaded with talent as the post-Bret Bonanni era begins at Mater Dei and in CIF-SS Division 1.
Here are 11 players wh. Read 11 rising stars in boys water polo...