Corona del Mar High senior boys' water polo Hayden Leach has signed with Long Beach State, CdM Coach Barry O'Dea confirmed.
Leach was a key defender for the CIF Southern Section Division II champion Sea Kings. He had a steal in the final minute to help preserve an 11-10 victory over Murrieta Valley in the Division II title game.
Leach, a Daily Pilot Dream Team and first-team All-Pacific Coast League selection, scored 53 goals his senior year.
The 49ers, who finished 7-15 last fall, have two former Sea Kings in Brian Schiefer and Carter Taylor. Assistant coach Kyle Gorham is also a former assistant coach at CdM.