With an immovable brick wall in front of the goal and an unstoppable force at the other end of the pool, the Madera Coyotes girls water polo team dominated the Edison-Fresno Tigers 10-3.
Head coach Erik Baymiller — relegated to an observing role for earning a red card during the team’s previous contest — said he was proud of his team’s performance against an Edison squad with more talent than the score would indicate.
“We had a little trouble passing but we went out and did what we needed to do,” Baymiller said. “Edison was good but we had a strong defense that ensured we played the game we wanted to play.”
The Tigers were kept scoreless Tuesday night until the fourth quarter largely due to the efforts of senior goalie Chloe Long who amassed 17 saves, often with Edison players wide open directly in front of the net...