Flames get defensive in boys water polo win over Trojans
Nic Carniglia of the Lodi Flames fires a shot during a Sac-Joaquin Section quarterfinal match against the Oak Ridge Trojans at Tokay High School on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. The Flames won 9-7 and advanced to Thursday’s semifinal against the Granite Bay Grizzlies.
Posted: Wednesday, November 7, 2012 12:00 am
Updated: 10:20 am, Wed Nov 7, 2012.
All season long, the Lodi Flames varsity boys water polo team rode its new up-tempo offense to victory. On Tuesday morning at Tokay High School, the Flames got defensive.
En route to securing a trip to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I semifinals for the first time in three years, Lodi clamped down on the Oak Ridge Grizzlies — allowing just one goal in the opening half and turning the Trojans away late in a 9-7 slugfest.
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 12:00 am.
Updated: 10:20 am.