Thank you to Jeff Cable of USAWP for sharing the United States Olympic Women’s Water Polo Team’s moments in Rio with us this week.
The U.S. defeated Hungary and will contest the gold medal final against Italy on Friday.
U.S. goalkeeper Ashleigh Johnson had six saves as the Americans defeated Brazil, 13-3, to advance to the semifinal round of play in the women’s water polo tournament.
After beating Spain 11 to 4 in their opening Group B match in Rio, the U.S. Olympic Women’s Water Polo Team did away with their second opponents in similar fashion, taking down China 12 to 2 to move to 2-0 in pool play.
Adam Krikorian, the head coach of the American women’s water polo team, will be going back to spend the weekend with his family after his brother’s death, returning for their first match on Tuesday.
Watch the SwimSwam interview with U.S. Olympic Women’s Water Polo Team Head Coach Adam Krikorian, right after he named the 13 athletes who will represent Team USA in Rio.
USA Water Polo announced the 13 players who will make up Team USA at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro during a press conference at LA84 Foundation on Thursday.
The USA Women’s Senior National Team opened played at the 2015 FINA World Championship with a statement, downing Brazil 13-2.
The U.S. Pan American Women’s Water Polo Team picked up their second straight victory as they topped Cuba 18-3 earlier today.
The USA won its ninth title of the FINA Women’s Water Polo World League, which 2015 Super Final concluded successfully on Sunday June 14 in the Oriental Sport Centre of Shanghai, China.
This victory marks the ninth Super Final crown in program history for Team USA.
Fresh off a championship at the Kunshan Cup, the USA Women’s Senior National Team has traveled to Shanghai to compete in the FINA World League Super Final.
The USA Women’s Senior National Team has arrived in China in preparation for the FINA World League Super Final starting in Shanghai on June 9.
The USA Women’s National Team outlasted Australia 12-10 in a shootout to pick up their first major championship of 2015.