MADRID, Spain – Incoming Cal freshman Emma Wright scored two more goals and fellow freshman Kindred Paul helped Team Canada defeat Russia 10-9 on the final day of Group Play at the FINA World Women’s Youth Water Polo Championships on Wednesday.
Canada won Group D and advances automatically into the Friday’s quarterfinals.
Paul will begin classes at Cal as soon as the World Women's Youth Championships are complete. Wright will enroll at Cal as soon as her national team obligations are complete.
Wright now has seven goals for the tournament.