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Buena Park Boys Water Polo Making a Splash


The varsity boys’ water polo team had a remarkable week, showcasing their exceptional skills and teamwork. They secured victories in two crucial matches, defeating Fullerton on Tuesday and Sonora on Thursday. These wins have them face their toughest competitors yet in an upcoming match on Tuesday.

Varsity Boys Water Polo vs. Fullerton

On Tuesday, the varsity boys’ water polo team faced off against  Fullerton  in an intense and highly competitive match. Our boys team displayed great determination and executed their strategies flawlessly. Both offensive and defensive plays were executed with precision, resulting in a final score of 14-11 in favor of our team. Leading the Coyotes with 5 goals is Sophomore Jose Cervantes, coming up next is Senior Elijah Trinidad with a total of 4 goals, followed by Seniors Juan Carlos Mendoza and Michael Rousselo-Beltran both each with 2 goals and one goal by junior Yony Bautista. Our goalie Senior Isaac Roque, putting on an excellent defensive mindset had a total of 10 blocks throughout the game. 

Varsity Boys Polo vs. Sonora

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On October 19, the varsity boys water polo entered their first Feague Carousel game against Sonora. Following their victory over Fullerton , the team’s confidence was high as they faced Sonora on Thursday. Blowing them out of the water, the varsity boys’ water polo team demonstrated remarkable resilience and teamwork, ultimately emerging victorious with a final score of 19-2.Scoring for the Coyotes were Senior Michael Rousselo-Beltran 4 goals, Junior Yony Bautista 3 goals, Sophomore Jose Cervantes 3 goals, Sophomore Jonathan Hsu 3 goals, Freshman Linus Cruz 3 goals, Sophomore Phillip Mclean 1 goal, Sophomore Micah Moreno 1 goal and Sophomore Liam Gallego 1 goal. On Defense Senior Isaac Roque 6 blocks and Sophomore Rodrigo Portas 4 blocks.


The varsity boys’ water polo team displayed exceptional skills, teamwork, and determination throughout the week, securing 2 strong victories. The team’s consistent performance, both offensively and defensively, demonstrates their


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Jaiden Cervantes
Senior Jaiden Cervantes is more than happy to be trying journalism her senior year. She is excited to interview people and write articles.   Jaiden plays girls' water polo at Buena Park. She is really dedicated to winning and she also enjoys hanging out with her friends and loved ones, Painting, and swimming.
Jayden Starr Smith
Jayden-Starr is very excited to pursue journalism in her junior year. She is eager to interview people and report on news. Along with journalism, Jayden is also passionate about playing water polo. She is an exceptional goalie for the Buena Park water polo team. Additionally, she enjoys spending time with her family, especially her mom, and likes to hang out with her friends also she likes listening to music.

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