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FAST U16 water polo team 19th at Junior Olympics


Last updated 8/27/2019 at 7:51pm

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A member of the FAST 16U Water Polo team rises up out of the water to take a shot during a game in the USA Water Polo National Junior Olympics, July 20-23.

The Fallbrook Associated Swim Team's under-16 water polo team placed 19th among the 62 Invitational division squads at the Junior Olympics tournament, July 20-23, in Orange County.

The FAST squad coached by Doug Pearce and Austan Farkas won four games and lost four matches at the tournament.

"We did well," Farkas said. "I knew the kids were working hard, but I wasn't expecting to do as well as we did. Even the games we lost it felt like we were in contention for all of those."

FAST played in a regional qualifying tournament, June 17-23, and placed 13th among the 19 teams in the qualifyin...

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