Dragon Water Polo Teams Finish Second in State
May 04, 2016 09:01AM ● Published by Audrey Sellers
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The Carroll boys’ and girls’ water polo teams were in action at Texas A&M University last weekend for the 45th annual TISCA Texas State High School Water Polo tournament.
The teams played four games, advancing to the championship game before coming up just short of the state title. Both teams lost 8-4 in hard-fought games and were declared state runners-up. The girls were the defending 2015 state champions, and this was the boys’ highest-ever finish at the state championship.
Game 1 Southlake 12-1 over Pearland Dawson
Game 2 Southlake 12-7 over Jersey Village
Game 3 semifinals Southlake 7-6 over Clear Springs
Game 4 finals Cy-Creek over Southlake 8-4
Game 1 Southlake over Clear Creek 9-6
Game 2 Southlake over Lamar 10-4
Game 3 semifinals Southlake over Flower Mound 7-6
Game 4 finals St Marks over Southlake 8-4
Dragon State Girls’ Water Polo Team:
Erin Weisert All-State 1st Team
Gabi Gervasi All-State 1st Team
Sophia Torres All-State 2nd Team
Ana Warner goalie All-State 2nd Team
Katie Nedrow Honorable Mention All-State
Dragon State Boys’ Water Polo Team:
Zach Lowery All-State MVP for Texas
Nate Winkler goalie All-State 2nd Team
Daniel Balint Honorable Mention All-State
The Carroll ISD Board will recognize the teams on May 16. Congratulations to Coach Yglesias, Coach Balint and the athletes on a job well done.