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Hornets Drop One to Auburn

The Enumclaw High School Boys Water Polo Team lost to the Auburn Trojans 9-6 in a home game held Thursday, October 1.

The Hornets scored first, on a fast break by Bennon VanHoof 36 seconds into the game, and the two teams traded goals until Auburn took a 4-3 lead with two and a half minutes left in the first half. Enumclaw tied the game at 5-5 late in the third period, but couldn't stop the Trojan offense; Auburn took the lead for good with slightly more than two minutes left in the third period.

VanHoof scored five goals for Enumclaw, and Travis Culp scored one. Goalkeeper Josh Musick gathered 16 saves and two steals, and earned two assists.

With the loss, the Hornets league record dropped to 2-3. Enumclaw hosts Stadium in a league game on Saturday at 12:30, and Mark Morris in a non-league game at 2:30 on Saturday.