Cooper McKenna scored eight goals to help the Gunn girls water polo team beat host Saratoga 17-8 in a Santa Clara Valley Athletic League De Anza Division match Tuesday.
Molly Wilkinson added four goals for the Titans (11-1, 7-0), who host second-place Los Gatos in a league match Thursday at 6:45 p.m. that will go a long way in deciding the league championship.
Starters Isobel Taylor, Kate Mallery and Jayden Kratt missed Tuesday's game for various reasons. All three are day to day.
Palo Alto (10-6, 4-3) went overtime to beat visiting Los Altos as Lulu Gaither scored in sudden death.
The Vikings travel to Gunn for a league match on Tuesday at 6:45 p.m.
Boys water polo
Palo Alto (10-6, 3-5) lost at home 17-12 to first-place Los Altos while Gunn fell at Wilcox, 6-4.
The Vikings travel to Mountain View for a league match at 6:45 p.m. Thursday. The Titans host Los Gatos at 6:45 p.m. Thursday.
Ella Ball and Hilary Studdert each finished in the top seven to help the Palo Alto girls win the SCVAL Center Meet 2 at Crystal Springs on Tuesday.
The Vikings scored 58, ahead of Monta Vista (94) and third-place Gunn (96).
Ball raced the 2.95-mile course in 18:49.1, finishing fourth. Gunn's Maansay Rishi was third in 18:36.4. Studdert placed seventh in 19:11.2. All five Paly scorers finished among the top 17. Hailey Hwang was 14th (19:41.7), Katherine Cheng 16th (19:52.1) and Gretchen Berndt 17th (19:54.4).
Neha Rishi was 20th for the Titans with a time of 20:07.4 and Evelyn Gaskin was right behind in 20:11.5.
On the boys side, Palo Alto was third with 87 points, behind Lynbrook (56) and Los Altos (61). David Evans placed fourth for the Vikings with a time of 15:59.4. Gunn's Jaden Jeong was eighth in 16:25.4.
Kamila Wong won her match at No. 1 singles, 6-1, 5-7, 10-5, to highlight Palo Alto's 6-1 victory over host Saratoga in a Santa Clara Valley Athletic League De Anza Division match Tuesday.
Iris Li won at No. 2 singles, 6-4, 6-2, while the No. 1 doubles team of Anya Yakemenko and Rachel Owens won, 6-3, 6-4, for Paly (9-5, 5-3), which hosts Monta Vista at 4 p.m. Thursday.
Agnes Mar and Riya DeDatta won their match 6-3, 6-3, at No. 3 doubles.
Menlo beat host Castilleja 7-0 in a West Bay Athletic League match at Rinconanda Park on Tuesday. Singles players Tricia Chang, Brynn Brady, Natalie Westermann and Charlotte Yao dropped a combind total of four games.
The Knights (12-3, 4-0) play at Crystal Springs Uplands and Castilleja hosts Sacred Heart Prep at 4 p.m. Thursday.
The Gators (7-5, 2-2) lost to host Harker 5-2.