Vikings Blast Merced 16-9 to Win Coast Conference Tourney Title

Sabrina Esteves
Sabrina Esteves

Introducing the undefeated 2017 Coast Conference champions: the West Valley women's water polo team. The Vikings added the conference tournament title to their regular season crown with a 20-2 semifinal win over Laney and a 16-9 triumph over Merced in the championship Friday at the College of San Mateo. The Vikings (21-4, 10-0 Coast) were paced in the semifinal by Sabrina Esteves with six goals and five from Enisha Sehgal. Esteves had a game-high nine goals against Merced, while Sehgal recorded eight steals and GK Adrianna Caban had 10 saves. WVC moves on to the NorCal championships next weekend at San Joaquin Delta in Stockton.