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Winter brings teamwork for girls waterpolo

By Maddy Buie
November 28, 2012
Filed under Sports, Water Polo

By Maddy Buie | Staff Writer November 28, 2012 Along with the next set of sports seasons, winter brings the cool evenings and frosty mornings. And for the girls water polo team, this means jumping into the pool in those winter conditions. However, for the Dos Pueblos water polo team, the...

Sports update: Water Polo advances in CIF competition

By Emma Redick
November 9, 2012
Filed under Sports, Water Polo

By Emma Redick | Sports Editor November 9 Yesterday, the Dos Pueblos Chargers took down Vista Murrieta at DP's Elings Aquatic Center, final score 13-7. The playoff game helped the Chargers advance to the next CIF round in division two. Senior Grant Schroeder and sophomore Blake Parrish led...

Sports update: DP water polo pulls out win against Buena

Sports update: DP water polo pulls out win against Buena

By Jason Paras
September 27, 2012
Filed under Sports, Water Polo

By Jason Paras | Staff Writer| September 27, 2012 Tuesday, the Chargers began their Channel League season with a win against the Buena Bulldogs with a smashing score of 13-5. DP Captain Grant Schroeder led his team to victory contributing on both the offensive and defensive sides of the pool. Schroed...

DP water polo falls to Mater Dei

DP water polo falls to Mater Dei

By Jason Paras
September 17, 2012
Filed under Sports, Water Polo

By Jason Paras | Staff Writer | September 17, 2012 Thursday, the Chargers dropped their first home game, 21-4, to Division 1 first ranked team Mater Dei. Although the Dos Pueblos squad was overwhelmed by the Mater Dei Monarchs, DP's team is the youngest it's been at in years. One of the two starting freshmen on the varsity team, Jake Griffin, score...

Chargers comeback falls short in first round of CIF

By Jason Paras
November 10, 2011
Filed under Sports, Water Polo

By Jason Paras | Staff | November 10, 2011 The Dos Pueblos Chargers boys water polo team fought hard to keep up with visiting Dana Hills, but come up just short in the end losing 7-5 in the first round of CIF play Wednesday afternoon. The Chargers just finished their regular season and were recently ...

Freshman standout rules the pool at DP

Freshman standout rules the pool at DP

By Jason Paras
November 8, 2011
Filed under Sports, Water Polo

By Jason Paras | Staff Writer |November 8, 2011 Blake Parrish may be the coach’s son, but his skill and love for the game of water polo have proven that he deserves his starting spot on the varsity squad. Not only is this standout a starter for the Dos Pueblos varsity water polo team, an All ...

Parrish, van Alphen lead comeback victory over Dons

Parrish, van Alphen lead comeback victory over Dons

October 6, 2011
Filed under Sports, Water Polo

By Tori Garza | Staff | October 6, 2011 The Dos Pueblos High School varsity water polo team pulled out a hard fought victory Thursday defeating rival Santa Barbara 5-3 at the Elings Aquatic Center. The victory kept the Chargers (3-0) undefeated in Channel League play. Santa Barbara dropped to 2-1....

Boys water polo looking to rebuild after strong year

Boys water polo looking to rebuild after strong year

By Jason Paras
September 8, 2011
Filed under Sports, Water Polo

Nic Lum swims laps to warm up before an early morning practice. (Nicole Liu/photo) By Jason Paras | Staff | September 8, 2011 With five key starters of last year’s Dos Pueblos men’s water polo team setting out to compete at the collegiate level, the program that was recently crowned Chann...

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