The 2017 Water Polo season officially began last Saturday at the Denton Natatorium as both the Denton High Boys and Girls teams saw action.
The Denton Boys won both of their games by defeating the Flower Mound JV squad 9-6 and Waco Midway’s JV 8-2. Junior Rayce Richter led the scoring for the team with 10 goals on the day.
A short-handed Denton Girls team dropped both of their matches on Saturday, falling to Rockwall 8-2 and to Flower Mound, a perennial state tournament team, 16-7. Senior Karese Arnold and junior Delia Breedlove paced the scoring with 3 goals each.
The Broncos will be back in the pool again on Saturday, March 4 at the Denton Natatorium in a battle for bragging rights among the three 5A Denton ISD high schools. The Boys team will face Denton Braswell at 8:00 am and Denton Ryan at 9:30 am. The Girls team will square off against Denton Braswell at 8:45 am and Denton Ryan at 10:15.