Senior Ellie Peterson helped the women’s water polo team to a crucial 12-11 victory over Whittier College this past Saturday. The veteran scored six goals in the win that moved the Panthers into fourth place in the conference standings. On top of her season-high six goals, Peterson also tallied three steals and two earned ejections against the Poets.
The Orange, Calif. native currently ranks tied for fifth in the SCIAC with 56 points. Chapman sits alone in fourth place in the conference with four games left to play. The top four teams at the end of the regular season compete in the postseason tournament to fight for the SCIAC Championship title.