JSerra Catholic Lions Aim to Continue Unbeaten Streak Against Newport Harbor Sailors in California Varsity Boys Water Polo Championship
The JSerra Catholic Lions and the Newport Harbor Sailors are set to clash in the highly anticipated California Varsity Boys Water Polo Championship on Saturday, November 18, 2023, at 6:45 PM ET. The championship game will be held at Mt. SAC in Mt. San Antonio, CA.
How to watch
What it is: California Varsity Boys Water Polo
Matchup: Newport Harbor Sailors vs. JSerra Catholic Lions
Time: Saturday Nov 18, 2023, 6:45pm ET
Game Type: Playoffs
Bracket: 2023 CIF SoCal Boys Water Polo Championships – Division I
Round: Championship Round
Locations: Mt. SAC
Live Stream: Watch here
With an impressive 29-0 record under their belt, the JSerra Catholic Lions have established themselves as an unstoppable force in the California high school water polo scene. Their opponents, the Newport Harbor Sailors, have also demonstrated their talent, boasting a solid 31-5 record.
The Lions have consistently displayed remarkable offensive firepower, averaging 16.3 goals per game. Their defensive prowess is also impressive, as they average 9.0 steals per game. The Sailors, on the other hand, have showcased their shooting prowess, averaging 13.7 goals per game. Their defensive agility is also noteworthy, as they average 11.5 steals per game.
The Lions’ offensive charge is spearheaded by Nikolaos Petropoulos, who leads the team with 94 goals. He has also contributed significantly with his defensive skills, stealing 34 balls. Alex Attard has been a solid force in the pool, tallying 48 assists.
On the opposing side, Luca Sciarappa has been the Sailors’ key player, tallying 78 goals. He has also made significant contributions with his defensive skills, stealing 20 balls. Cole Zimmerman has been a reliable force in the pool, dishing out 46 assists.
The championship game promises to be an intense and closely contested affair, with both teams determined to claim the coveted title of California Varsity Boys Water Polo Champions. The Lions, seeking to maintain their undefeated streak, will face a formidable challenge from the Sailors, who are hungry to add another chapter to their own impressive history.
The championship game will be broadcast live and on-demand on the NFHS Network app or website. The NFHS Network is a subscription service that provides live and on-demand coverage of high school sports events across the country.