Johnny Hooper and the USA Men’s Water Polo team are up for Best of August awards which recognize the outstanding achievements of Team USA athletes.
The United States won its seventh straight Pan American Games water polo gold, defeating Canada for the title and securing a spot in the 2020 Olympics.
The United States men’s and women’s water polo teams will face off against Canada on Saturday each looking for a Pan American Games gold medal.
Canada will be looking to claim its first ever Pan American Games men’s water polo gold when it faces the USA, the six-time reigning champion on Saturday.
The USA men’s and women’s water polo teams advanced to the Pan American Games semifinals with victories over Peru on Thursday.
Argentina, Brazil, Canada, and the USA are heading to the men’s water polo semifinals at the Pan Am Games after posting quarterfinal wins on Thursday.
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.
The USA Men’s Water Polo Team moved to 2-0 in group play with a key 13-11 victory over Canada, while the women pummeled Brazil 20-4 to stay perfect at 2-0.
USA Women’s Water Polo opened play at the Pan American Games in Lima, Peru with a 23-3 win over Puertro Rico, while the American men topped Cuba 21-6.
The USA Water Polo Men’s and Women’s National Teams have arrived in Peru for the 2019 Pan American Games with competition starting on Sunday.
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.
Gilchrist was one of four USA Water Polo players present Saturday when the second floor of nightclub Coyote Ugly collapsed in Gwangju.
Spain and Italy will face off on Saturday, seeking their third and fourth World Championships titles respectively, after posting semifinal wins on Thursday.
Australia, Greece, Germany and Spain will round out the quarterfinals field for men’s water polo at the World Championships after playoff wins on Sunday.
The USA Men’s Water Polo National Team lost a tight match to Greece, 11-9, in the crossover round at the FINA World Championships.