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La Jolla High's football team sinks water polo team in fun benefit play

La Jolla High's football team sinks water polo team in fun benefit play

In the second annual "Tangle in the Tank," Sept. 27, 2016, the La Jolla High varsity football team prevailed over the water polo team by a final score of 35-27.

Football Coach John McColl made a couple of significant changes to team strategy. Taking advantage of all 22 caps available, he decided to put them all into the pool against seven water polo players. With a 3-1 advantage in players (and 7 points for every goal), it was just too much for the water polo players to maneuver.

Water polo Coach Tom Atwell went with the flow for most of the game, but in the fourth quarter everyone on both benches jumped in the pool and had a blast.

Before the game, Coach...

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