Reynolds loses heartbreaker to Parkrose
Water Polo 6A
Mt. Hood Conference
PORTLAND In a game that featured the two remaining unbeaten teams in the Mount Hood Conference, the Parkrose water polo squad came up with a dramatic 7-6 home win over Reynolds on Thursday night.
Hunter Dieter and Max Osborne each had two goals for the Raiders in defeat. Thomas Grant and Zach Tudor had two goals apiece for the Broncos, including the thrilling winner from Tudor with one tick left on the clock.
With the score tied at three early in the third quarter, the Raiders Chris Vasilev slapped one off the water and into the back of the net to give Reynolds the lead.
After the Raiders took a 6-3 lead on back-to-back goals by Osborne, the Broncos stormed back with consecutive goals by Gunnar Schlichting and Sadie McElhaney. Parkrose was able to tie the score at 6-6 when Zach Thomas sent a scorcher past the keeper and into the corner of the net.
Parkrose hosts Hillsboro on Monday, while Reynolds plays at home against Grant on Tuesday, Oct. 4.
Look for the full version in the Oct. 4 edition of The Outlook.