Bulldogs are runner-up in NCS water polo

Alhambra High's Dakota Smythe (21) looks to score past Marin Catholic's Patrick Eggert during the North Coast Section Division II boys water polo championship game on Nov. 10. The Bulldogs, who were playing in their third straight Division II title game, couldn't slow down star Thomas Carroll and the Wildcats in a 15-8 loss. Michael Bull scored four goals to lead Alhambra, which beat Tamalpais 9-7 in the semifinals to earn a spot in the title game.