Washington & Jefferson College Defeats Connecticut College 11-9 to Open Division III Eastern Championship
ERIE, Pa. -- The Washington & Jefferson College men’s water polo team defeated Connecticut College 11-9 in the semifinals of the Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Division III Eastern Water Polo Championships hosted at Penn State-Behrend.
W&J (7-7) jumped out to a 4-0 lead after to the first quarter and was able to hold on for the victory.
Junior Cameron Chaves (La Canada, Calif./La Canada) led the W&J offense with three goals, while eight other Presidents tallied one score each.
Freshman goalkeeper Chris DeNunzio (Greenwich, Conn./Canterbury) was solid in net, making 10 saves. DeNunzio played two quarters and allowed just one score.
Release courtesy Washington & Jefferson Athletic Communications