May 28, 2024

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Woodbridge water polo players help club team win gold medal

Woodbridge water polo players (from left) Solan Kedzie, Alec Isaacman, Tournament MVP Riley Pittman and Dylan Patist.

Four Woodbridge water polo players struck gold at the 2018 USA Water Polo Junior Olympics at Stanford.

The four juniors, playing for the local So Cal Club, endured over a four day, nine game tournament that included the nation’s top 48 teams in the boys 16-and-under platinum bracket.

Seeded 10th going in, the team defeated the No. 2 and No. 1 seeds in the semifinals and finals.

The players are on the highly-ranked Woodbridge squad. The team is ranked 13th overall playing in the CIF 1-2 division.