Haley Shafer and Molly Casey had three goals apiece Wednesday to lead the Cuesta College women’s water polo team to an 11-6 home victory over Santa Barbara.
The Cougars (12-3, 2-0 Western State Conference) jumped out to a 3-1 lead in the first quarter and led 9-5 at halftime.
Marti-Rae Grois had seven saves in goal for the Cougars and helped hold the Gauchos to only one second-half goal.
Cuesta men roll to water polo win
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Lucas Johns and Max Braga had five goals apiece in leading the Cuesta men’s water polo team to a 20-11 win over Santa Monica.
Billy Johnson and Sal Arrenodo recorded two saves each for the Cougars (11-7, 1-0 WSC).