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Three Long Beach Water Polo Teams Open CIF-SS Playoffs Tuesday

After an exciting regular season in Long Beach for boys’ water polo, three teams are set to start the CIF-SS playoff this week, as Wilson, Millikan, and Long Beach Poly will all host first-round games on Tuesday evening at 5 p.m. Second round games will be Thursday, with quarterfinals on Saturday for all who advance.

Wilson is seeded No. 1 in Division 3 and will open up against Malibu at the Belmont. Millikan, in Division 4, will host Carpinteria. Poly, in Division 5, will host Buena in a game played at Cabrillo High.

We’ll have previews of the games up on Tuesday and coverage of all three.

Water Polo (Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday)

Division 3 

No. 1 Wilson vs. Malibu @ the Belmont

Division 4

Millikan vs. Carpinteria

Division 5

Long Beach Poly vs. Buena @ Cabrillo


Mike Guardabascio
An LBC native, Mike Guardabascio has been covering Long Beach sports professionally for 13 years, with his work published in dozens of Southern California magazines and newspapers. He's won numerous awards for his writing as well as the CIF Southern Section’s Champion For Character Award, and is the author of three books about Long Beach history.