Water Polo

Sports Shorts: Bishop’s School water polo claims CIF title; La Jolla Youth Baseball honors former coach

Sports Shorts: Bishop’s School water polo claims CIF title; La Jolla Youth Baseball honors former coach

Bishop’s wins CIF title

The Bishop’s School girls water polo Knights won their eighth CIF championship (over the last decade) and 15th since coach Doug Peabody took the helm in 1997, after defeating the Carlsbad Lancers 10-7 at Coggan Pool on Feb. 16.

Coach Peabody said the young team — with only one senior — decided at the beginning of the year that this is where they wanted to end up, and did everything they could to make it happen.

“We were nervous about how the team would gel together and take on such a daunting journey,” he said. “Katie Scott is the only team member who had played in a CIF game, though some of the girls had experience in the semi’s. They...

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