Lakewood Water Polo

CIF Boys’ Water Polo: Lakewood Wins CIF Playoff Opener

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Lakewood boys’ water polo went on the road Tuesday for the first round of the CIF Southern Section Division 6 and came away with an 8-5 win at Tahquitz. The Lancers visit San Bernardino for the second round on Thursday.

Lakewood goalkeeper John Borders was fantastic in the cage while Nathan Napuhaku scored a game-high four goals. Aaron Talag chipped in two goals while Andrew de la Riva and Soren Widmann both scored once.

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JJ Fiddler
JJ Fiddler is an award-winning sportswriter and videographer who has been covering Southern California sports for multiple newspapers and websites since 2004. After attending Long Beach State and creating the first full sports page at the Union Weekly Newspaper, he has been exclusively covering Long Beach prep sports since 2007.