GWP: Royals take third at Bonita Tournament

San Marcos won the third-place game at the Bonita Girls Water Polo Tournament, beating the host Bearcats 8-4 on Saturday.

Halie Johnson scored four goals and drew three ejections, and Riley Heiduk added three goals.

Goalie Jenna Phreaner turned in a strong performance with 15 saves.

The Royals defeated Claremont (9-3), Charter Oak (15-4) and Redlands East Valley (10-3) to advance to the semifinals.

In the semis, San Marcos lost a 9-8 overtime decision to Riverside Poly. Phreaner fought through an illness and had 16 saves and two steals. Offensively, Heiduk scored three goals, while Megan Bergthold and Johnson each added two.

Speak Your Mind