The Enumclaw High School boys water polo team played two games in the opening round of the state tournament on Wednesday, November 7. The Hornets beat Lakes 12-11 in their first game and lost to defending state champion Bellevue 20-4 in their second game.
The Hornets advance to quarterfinal play on Friday at Curtis High School. The Hornets will play at 5:20 p.m. against Newport.
• If the Hornets lose to Newport, they would play in a consolation game on Friday at 8:50 p.m., and play for 5th through 8th place on Saturday afternoon.
• If the Hornets beat Newport, the Hornets would advance to the semifinal game at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, and play for 1st through 4th place Saturday evening.
The Hornets have a 18-9-1 overall record, and an 11-3 league record.
Scoring for Enumclaw against Lakes:
Thomas Petersen - 5
Bennon VanHoof - 4
Will Cooper - 1
Mason Culp - 1
Brandon Butler - 1
Scoring for Enumclaw against Bellevue:
Bennon VanHoof - 2
Shay Larsen - 1
Mitchell Petellin - 1