Del Oro beats host in Rocklin water polo tourney

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Bianca Binns scored the go-ahead goal on a five-meter shot in the fourth period and the Golden Eagles rallied to beat the Wildcats in the Sierra Foothill League tournament held Thursday, Oct. 9, at Whitney High in Rocklin. Del Oro was seeded fourth behind Whitney going in, and trailed 2-0 after one period and 3-2 going into the fourth period. Rebecca Zug scored three goals for the Eagles, including the tying goal, while Rachel O’Dell scored two and Dani Bast added a goal. Del Oro goalkeeper Danielle Jaul finished with 15 blocks. The Eagles play seventh-seeded Oakmont Tuesday, Oct. 13, when the tournament continues. All teams will then be reseeded with two more games to be played Thursday, Oct. 16, and the following week.