Van Nuys, Calif. – Golden West College's men's water polo team qualifies for their 31st state water polo tournament appearance with a 9-7 victory over Citrus College.
In the second quarter, Freshman, Nick Hallam netted back to back goals to put Golden West up 5-3. Citrus would respond with two goals of their own, once again tying the game up 5-5 at half.
Golden West would shutout Citrus in the 4th quarter, scoring four unanswered goals and advancing to the championship game.
Freshman goalie, Nolan Strout had 5 saves on the game.
Later on today, Golden West will face Long Beach City College in the Southern California Championship game at 2:45pm at LA Valley College
2017 State Championships will be held November 17th and 18th at Cuesta College in San Luis Obispo, CA.