By Margaret Baker / For WLAA
The Huron boys’ water polo team heads to the State Championships June 10-11 at Saline after defeating Birmingham Seaholm 5-2 on Friday, May 20.
In the Regionals, the River Rats defeated Birmingham Groves to earn a #3 seed and will play Rockford at the opening game of States.
Earning accolades from the Michigan Water Polo Association were sophomore Graham Baker, first team All-Region and first team, Regional Tournament; senior/captain Michael Shahine, second team All-Region and honorable mention, Regional Tournament; senior/captain Jaden Martin, second team, Regional tournament; and goalie and senior/captain Ozan Uluyur, second team, Regional tournament.
And if you’re into fun facts (yes, we are), the Huron Boys’ Polo team has SIX languages other than English spoken!