Articles by Wendy Mayer

Brazil, Canada, Cuba, USA Women Advance to Pan Am Games Water Polo Semifinals

Brazil, Canada, Cuba and the USA are the last four teams in the medal race after Thursday’s women’s water polo quarterfinal matches at the Pan Am Games.

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USA, Canada Women’s Water Polo Win Group Titles at Pan American Games

The United States and Canada won Group A and Group B respectively with 3-0 records in the preliminary round of women’s water polo at the Pan American Games.

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USA, Brazil Men Win Preliminary Round Group Titles at Pan American Games

After three days of pool play, the United States and Brazil came out as the group winners in men’s water polo action, each finishing at 3-0.

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3-Time Pennsylvania State Finalist Aly Breslin Commits to Tennessee

Aly Breslin, a native of Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, has committed to swim for Tennessee beginning in the fall of 2020.

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Texas Native Hannah Farmer Verbally Commits to Houston

Aledo, Texas, native Hannah Farmer is heading south to swim collegiately at the University of Houston beginning in the fall of 2020.

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Ohio Native Chad Kegelmayer Commits to Division II Notre Dame College

Gahanna, Ohio, native Chad Kegelmayer is staying in state to continue his swimming career, committing to Division II Notre Dame (Ohio) College.

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Schouten, Dornic Win UltraMarathon Gold in Lac St. Jean, Canada

The third stop of the FINA UltraMarathon Swim Series in Lac St. Jean, Canada saw Dutchman Marcel Schouten and Frenchwoman Morgane Dornic win gold.

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Recapping Water Polo at the World Championships: Stats, Awards & Standings

The United States women’s water polo team claimed its sixth World Championship title, while Italy was crowned as the men’s champion for the fourth time.

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Vanderkaay, Tarwater Help Raise $36,000 for Detroit Swims

Peter Vanderkaay and Davis Tarwater helped raise over $36,000 for Detroit Swims, an initiative to teach kids in the city to be water safe.


Canadian Juniors Standout Starzomski Commits to Michigan State

Olivia Starzomski, the 2018 Swim Canada Junior Champion in the 100 breast, has committed to swim for Michigan State beginning in the fall of 2020.

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Winterville, North Carolina’s Bethany Tart Commits to South Carolina

Winterville, North Carolina native Bethany Tart is heading south to swim collegiately at the University of South Carolina beginning in the fall of 2020.

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Italy Tops Spain 10-5 for Men’s Water World Title, Croatia Grabs Bronze

Italy captured its fourth men’s water polo World Championship on Saturday with a 10-5 win over Spain. The Italians also won gold in 1978, 1994 and 2011.

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3-Peat: USA Women’s WP Tops Spain 11-6, Wins 3rd Straight World Championship

The United States claimed its third straight women’s water polo World Championship crown and sixth overall with an 11-6 win over Spain on Friday.


Spain, Italy Punch Tickets to Men’s Water Polo Final at Worlds, USA Takes 9th

Spain and Italy will face off on Saturday, seeking their third and fourth World Championships titles respectively, after posting semifinal wins on Thursday.

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FINA World Championships Photo Vault – Day 4

Here’s a look at Day 4 of World Championships through the camera lens of Rafael Domeyko, including Hungarian Kristof Milak’s record breaking 200 fly swim.


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