The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) dismissed an appeal by Croatian water polo player Niksa Dobud this week, upholding a 4-year suspension handed down by FINA last spring.
The USA Water Polo Women’s National Team will take on Russia in a three game series this July in their final matches at home before departing for the 2016 Olympic Games.
The USA Women’s Senior National Team won gold at the 2016 Kunshan Cup after defeating Australia 7-5. Kiley Neushul (Goleta, CA/Stanford/Santa Barbara) scored four goals in the final while Ashleigh Johnson (Miami, FL/Princeton/NYAC) posted eight saves in goal.
The 2016 edition of the FINA Women’s Water Polo World League comes to a conclusion this week, with the organisation of the Super Final of the competition in Shanghai, China, from June 7-12.
The Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) announced Thursday their selections to the 2016 Women’s Division I All-America Team. Two Indiana water polo players, Kelly Matthews and Candyce Schroeder, earned selections to the ACWPC’s honorable mention All-America team.
USA Water Polo Women’s Senior National Team Head Coach Adam Krikorian has named the roster of 14 athletes that will compete at the upcoming FINA World League Super Final in China.
A capacity crowd lined the pool deck at Beckman High School in Irvine, CA on Thursday night and were treated to a low scoring affair that saw the USA Water Polo Women’s National Team drop a 5-4 decision to Australia.
The first water polo match played at the Fresno State Aquatics Center was a good one for the home team. In front of a capacity crowd the USA Women’s National Team jumped out to a 5-0 lead on Australia and never looked back en route to an 11-5 victory.
The oldest surviving Olympic champion in the world, Sandor Tarics, passed away at the age of 102.
The U.S. and Australian women put their offensive abilities on full display at USC’s Uytengsu Aquatics Center today, heating up for a combined 25 goals in a pre-Olympic showcase in a match televised live on NBC Sports Network.
As a national television audience tuned in on the NBC Sports Network, the house was packed to watch Team USA and Australia square off for pre-Olympic prep work at USC’s Uytengsu Aquatics Center.
A capacity crowd at Pomona-Pitzer’s Haldeman Pool was treated to another down to the wire finish between the USA Men’s National Team and Australia as Team USA topped the visiting Aussies 12-11 in a shootout.
Watch the highlights of the final between USA and Australia of the 2016 FINA Men’s Water Polo World League (WPWL).
Huntington Beach, CA – May 19 – Rosters have been released for the upcoming USA-Australia series starting this Friday in Claremont, CA with a men’s water polo contest.
The USA Water Polo Men’s and Women’s National Teams take one step closer to Rio de Janeiro and the 2016 Olympic Games this weekend when they welcome Australia for a series of matches in Central and Southern California.