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U.S. women unbeaten in water polo

Updated: August 3, 2012, 9:55 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- With the shooters struggling to score, the U.S. women's water polo team got a chance to rely on what it prides itself on most -- defense.

The Americans survived an 11-minute scoreless start before Maggie Steffens put in three goals and the rest of the offense got rolling to edge China 7-6 on Friday in the teams' last preliminary-stage game of the London Olympics.

"You never know when you're going to be a little cold offensively, and that's why we always talk about our defense ...

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