USA women’s water polo team to play at DP

The world-champion and top-ranked USA Women’s National Water Polo team will play an exhibition game against Australia at the Elings Aquatic Center at Dos Pueblos High on Nov. 27, USA Water Polo announced on Monday.

The game caps a three-game series with the Aussies, the No. 4 team in the world. Game time is 2 p.m.

Team USA features three local players: Kami Craig, Kiley Neushul and Sami Hill. They helped the U.S. win the FINA World Championship this summer in Russia.

Craig, a Santa Barbara alum, has been a part of five major championships since 2012, winning gold medals in the Olympics, World Cup, World Championships, World Super League and Pan American Games. Neushul and Hill, both Dos Pueblos alums, have four golds; they weren’t on the Olympic team in 2012.

Tickets for the USA-Australia match are $10 and can be purchased at this site.