NCS boys water polo: Redwood cruises past Ukiah, 22-2

The Ukiah boys water polo team’s reward for surviving the first round of the NCS playoffs was a date with top-seeded Redwood on Saturday at Acalanes High in Lafayette.

It did not go well for the Wildcats, who suffered a 22-2 loss to the Giants.

Ukiah, the No. 8 seed, had handily beaten Piedmont 15-9 on Wednesday to set up the Wildcats’ showdown with Redwood.

Ukiah finished its season at 11-11, while Redwood ran its record to 20-7.

— The Press Democrat