The UCSB men’s water polo program committed multiple violations regarding impermissible benefits for student athletes, the NCAA has ruled.
The women’s Euro Water Polo League has announced their preliminary round draw. The prelims will take place from November 30-December 1.
#15 Bucknell’s Rade Joksimovic rattled the cage nine times in a 15-7 win over Johns Hopkins on Sunday to lead all individual scoring efforts on Week 9.
NCAA champion USC, ranked #7, knocked off #1 Stanford 9-8 Saturday in both teams’ MPSF opener, while #8 Cal defeated #6 Long Beach State 11-10 in overtime.
Spain and Hungary have three qualifiers apiece, two teams from Italy, Russia and the Netherlands also advanced to the best 16 in the women’s WP Euro League.
Ferencvaros retained the water polo Super Cup in a thrilling final against Marseille and clinched this trophy for the 4th time in its history.
Champions League winner Ferencvaros and Euro Cup holder Marseille is set to clash for the men’s Super Cup on Saturday in Marseille.
LBSU is set for three Top 10 home contests on Week 9 as #9 UC San Diego, #3 Pacific and #8 Cal also are set to visit the 49ers.
With seven upsets and six overtime contests and 171 scoring efforts of three goals or more, the choices for conference players of the week were plentiful.
Europe’s premium female club competition, the Euro League kicks off today with the qualification round as 18 teams play in four groups to join the prelims.
Mladost ended Recco’s 24-game winning streak forcing an 11-11 draw, which saw a goal apiece in the last three seconds of the Champions League Group B match.
Princeton and Cal Baptist joined the CWPA Top 20 rankings at 18 and 19, while #1 Stanford leads the water polo Top 5 for the fifth straight week.
Brescia sank Miskolc and Eger’s 3-0 blow in the last period slimmed Strasbourg’s hopes. Oradea managed a three-goal win over Mataro in the Euro Cup quarters.
The USA Water Polo Women’s National Team will call DeNunzio Pool in Princeton, New Jersey home in December when it hosts the 2019 USA Water Polo Holiday Cup.
Sintez earned its historical first Champions League triumph, while Jug rallied from two goals down vs. Spandau. Barceloneta and Olympiacos also won.