The 12 contests between teams mentioned in the CWPA poll were decided by no less than three goals, even RV Cal State East Bay’s 11-8 upset of #25 Cal Baptist.
Postponing the biggest game of the round between title-holder Ferencvaros and Pro Recco moves the spotlight to the race for the 4th place in both groups.
Citing concerns of coronavirus, FINA has moved the women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament to May, and will consider moving it from the seaside city of Trieste.
Week 7 of the collegiate women’s water polo season includes 57 matches and tournaments in Pennsylvania, Michigan and California.
The USA Men’s National Water Polo Team in a three-game series beginning March 19 as part of their preparation for the 2020 Olympic Games.
Michigan’s Heidi Ritner racked up 43 saves, while Gannon’s Kelly Fehr used a school record scoring performance and 16 goals to earn Week 6 conference nods.
USC ascended to the top of the collegiate women’s water polo poll., while San Diego State was the biggest mover of the week, jumping from #22 to #16.
The Hungarian fans in Szentes witnessed their team’s 12-7 victory over the Netherlands, as they take over the provisional lead in the European rankings.
Kelly Fehr racked up 10 scores in a 26-11 win over Wittenberg to earn top individual scoring honors on Week 6 of the collegiate women’s water polo season.
The Barbara Kalbus Invitational in Irvine, California, featured 32 Top 25 affairs and eight ended in upsets, including the championship match.
Barceloneta crashed Olympiacos in its home, the first team to beat the Greeks in Piraeus since April 2017.
OSC beat Recco in Verona to end the Italian giant’s unbeaten run in its home after 36 matches.
All but two of the 29 teams ranked or receiving votes in the Feb. 19 CWPA Poll are in action on collegiate women’s water polo Week 6.
Bucknell’s Kali Hyham scored 25 goals at the Mercyhurst Invitational, with five or more tallies in each of four wins, to lead Week 5 conference honorees.
The highlight is Olympiacos versus Barceloneta but OSC’s visit to Recco also promises some excitements as the Hungarians caused a big upset in the last round.