Both Russian teams, Kinef and Uralochka finished atop with three wins apiece in the preliminary round of the Euro League.
The top 16 women’s teams are getting ready for the battles of the Euro League preliminary round, with only eight to be left standing by Sunday.
The six collegiate men’s water polo conference champions have been decided and the CWPA Top 20 poll has adjusted to reflect the results.
As all six collegiate men’s water polo conference crowned tournament champions, a trio of six-goal efforts led the week’s scoring.
The field is set for the National Collegiate Men’s Water Polo Championships including five automatic berths and two at-large teams. Action begins Nov. 30.
Spain’s Euro League winner side Sabadell is to add the fourth Super Cup trophy to its treasury at home on Tuesday.
Pepperdine, Bucknell, Stanford, Harvard, Whittier and UC Davis won the six collegiate water polo conference titles as postseason play kicked off.
Championship season begins on Friday as all six collegiate men’s water polo conferences play their postseason tournaments.
Fordham goalie Bailey O’Mara snapped the Rams’ season record for saves and earned Mid-Atlantic Water Polo Conference defensive player of the week honors.
Bucknell’s Rade Joksimovic claimed his fourth straight Mid-Atlantic Most Valuable Player honor, while teammate Andu Vlasceanu was named Rookie of the Year.
Harvard’s Charlie Owens garnered Most Valuable Player honors, while Brown’s Cole Atwell (Fr., San Diego, Calif./La Jolla) collected Rookie of the Year nods.
Dominick Nevarez of Whittier was voted the 2019 SCIAC Athlete of the Year as he helped the Poets to a 13-1 mark in league play.
Stanford’s team released a statement saying that its members will decide individually whether they participate in the visit.
Loyola Marymount’s Blazo Mitrovic was named Western Water Polo Association Player of the Year, while Air Force’s Grant Snyder was tabbed Freshman of the Year.
Stanford’s Ben Hallock is the fourth player in MPSF history to repeat as Player of the Year. Cal’s Nikolaos Papanikolaou was honored as Newcomer of the Year.