W&J Water Polo Suffers Two California Losses
CLAREMONT, Calif. -- A pair of teams tied for fifth place in the latest CWPA Division III national rankings, Whittier and Cal Lutheran, defeated Washington & Jefferson on Saturday at the Gary Troyer Tournament. The 10th-ranked Presidents fell to Whittier by a 14-6 margin, while Cal Lutheran handed W&J a 19-4 setback.
Junior Carl Krause (Ambler, Pa./Wissahickon) had two goals in the Whittier loss, while sophomore Turner Rintala (New Hope, Pa./Hill School) and freshmen Patrick Fredrick (San Francisco, Calif./Bellarmine College Prep), Nick Willison (Rockford, Mich./Rockford) and Emmet Pierson (Malibu, Calif./Malibu) all added one.
Krause, Fredrick and juniors Mike Magdic (Franklin Park, Pa./North Allegheny) and Ben McGrath (Palos Verdes Peninsula, Calif./Loyola) scored the goals in the CLU loss.