Water polo

Injury doesn't thwart Roseville-area all-section water polo accolades

It happened in the blink of an eye. Up 4-2 against Rocklin High’s water polo team on Oct. 28, Woodcreek senior Christian Emerson was suddenly forced from the pool when an op ...

Roseville boys earn trip to D2 water polo semifinals

The prolific Roseville High boys water polo season extended to the Sac-Joaquin Section semifinals today, Nov. 13, after a 9-7 triumph over Benicia in Tuesday’s quarterfinal r ...

The final four: Roseville-area water polo teams tackle playoff brackets

Only four Roseville-area prep water polo teams remain after conference play designated top-three seeds into boys and girls playoff brackets across two divisions. The postseason wil ...

Granite Bay water polo boys capture DeLong Tourney championship, trip to SFL finals

Granite Bay High’s boys water polo team has won 10 straight matches to improve upon a 9-5 start to the season. The squad played Thursday in the championship game of the SFL ...

Pool play: October Madness begins soon for SFL water polo in Roseville

A redesign to the Sierra Foothill League schedule for varsity water polo has crafted the conference race and its subsequent playoff seeds into a dramatic showdown at the seasons&rs ...

PREP ROUNDUP: Roseville and Granite Bay soccer, tennis, volleyball, water polo results

Tennis In the Capital Valley Conference, Roseville slipped 9-0 to Bella Vista Tuesday while Oakmont fell 7-2 to Whitney despite another big win by Denise Arendain. In the Sierra ...

Roseville Press Tribune Athlete of the Week: Woodcreek's Christian Emerson

Placer County’s top returning scorer from the 2013 water polo season is making the most of his 2014 campaign. Christian Emerson of Woodcreek leads the area with 66 goals, acc ...

Granite Bay's Reego wins Junior Olympics, USA Water Polo honor

One of the most accomplished prep water polo players in Placer County furthered her own legacy this summer by etching her name alongside the best young athletes in the country. Gr ...

Goal oriented: Roseville, Granite Bay scorers return for water polo glory

Three of the most prolific goal scorers in the Sac-Joaquin Section are back for one last hurrah in Roseville-area pools. Goalkeepers beware: blocking their shots is sure to cause ...

Goalie found his calling in water polo

Part of James Bourne’s story was typical of what many high school kids experience, the one of rejection, of being told you aren’t good enough. But Bourne was one who d ...