For the water polo team, the playoffs began on Wednesday and the team came out ready to play. The team came out firing and quickly mounted a 3-1 lead midway through the first quarter. Orange Lutheran quickly countered back and tied things at 3. From that point forward Damien buckled down and led the rest of the way. The team took a 7-4 lead into halftime and never looked back. Behind a strong third quarter, Damien put the game away with the final being 13-7. A well balanced offensive attack was anchored by a great performance in goal from senior, Aaron Wilson. The team will be in action again on Saturday in the quarterfinals.