Wheeling improved to 12-8 overall and 8-1 in Mid-Suburban East girls water polo by holding off visiting Buffalo Grove 7-4 on Wednesday.
Kat Dobrowski and Theresa Godlewski both scored 3 goals for the Wildcats.
Sarah Morosan scored twice for Buffalo Grove (9-10, 4-5).
Wheeling remains tied for first place in the loss column with Hersey in the MSL East with Hersey.
• In nonconference play, visiting Conant came up short 17-10 against Maine South, which is ranked No. 19 by illpolo.com.
Angela Skittone had 5 goals and Carmen Rosas had 4 as the Cougars dropped to 9-13 overall.
• In boys water polo, Elk Grove improved to 7-11 overall and 4-5 in the MSL East by topping host Rolling Meadows 20-7.