Boys Water Polo: Qualify for CCS with 12-3 victory

The Knights earned the Peninsula Athletic League’s final automatic Central Coast Section playoff berth with the win over the Cherokees in the PAL tournament play-in game at Burlingame.

Noah Christener paced the Hillsdale offense with four goals. Grant Ronberg added a hat trick, while Brody Eveslage finished with two goals and three assists. Thomas Dachauer, Connor Nordell and Thomas Manuel rounded out the scoring for the Knights with a goal each.

Defensively, Hillsdale was strong as the Knights held Sequoia scoreless until the fourth quarter and finished with 14 steals. Knights’ goalkeeper, Julian Baer, finished with nine saves as Hillsdale qualified for CCS for the first time since the 2013 season.

Next up for the Knights is a game versus Menlo Thursday at 4 pm in the PAL Championship Semifinals.

 

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