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USAWP Academic All-Americans

Congratulations to the Stanford Water Polo girls who earned USA Water Polo Academic All-American distinction! Student-athletes needed a 3.6 GPA on a scale of 4.0 to qualify, those that received a 4.0 GPA were honored as outstanding achievers (denoted by *).

The Stanford Club (girls and boys combined) once again led the nation in Academic All-American athletes with 54 (27 girls/27 boys).  The top five clubs in the country were: Stanford 54, SoCal 37, 680 35, SD Shores 34, SET 29. Full USAWP announcement.

Keep up the great work in the classroom!

Emma Allegrucci*, Kate Atherton*, Emma Brezoczky*, Berkeley Cannestra*, Isabel Ditzler, Alexa Grau*, Julia Hartmann, Maddie Higginson*, Ayla Huhn*, Sylvia Illouz*, Meghana Karinthi*, Malaika Koshy, Jenna Kotcher*, Georgia Lewis, Jennifer MacAulay*, Maddie Menard*, Nadia Paquin*, Maddie Pendolino*, Anna Rajaratnam*, Serena Rivera-Korver*, Ginevra Rojahn*, Carmen Steinmeier*, Christina Steinmeier*, Allison Sullivan-Wu*, Olivia Tobin, Sarah Tom, Mikaela Wayne*

Congrats to Collegiate All-Americans!

Congratulations to three Stanford club alums who earned Collegiate All-American Honors!

• Caroline Anderson, Michigan (Division I, Honorable Mention)
• Emily Fong, Chapman (Division III, Honorable Mention)
• Julia Ponce, Fresno Pacific (Division II, Second Team)

Summer National Team tryouts

Current high school athletes interested in trying out for the 18National or 16National groups need to do the following:

Athletes are required to pre-register and pay for the summer,  complete the National Team Application and attend the tryout.  Be sure to read, complete and email the tryout application as it says on the form.  17-20 athletes will be chosen for each group. 9th & 10th graders are typically 16s, 11th & 12th graders are 18′s.
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Caroline Anderson receives CWPA weekly honor

Michigan sophomore and Stanford club alum Caroline Anderson was named CWPA Player of the Week. Congratulations, Caroline! Good luck with the rest of your season.

http://www.mgoblue.com/sports/w-wpolo/spec-rel/030316aaa.html

Spring Age Group Availability Form: Due March 4

Please fill and return the tournament availability form for the spring season by Friday March 4.

Reminder: Please commit to the tournament dates you select. We enter teams in tournaments based on the availability form. We want to ensure roster sizes are appropriate for each athlete to receive playing time to help her develop her water polo skills. We experienced a large number of no-shows in the winter season. Thank you!

A great high school season!

Congratulations to all the high school players on a great season. Special shout out to club players from Los Gatos and Sacred Heart Prep for great performances Saturday to bring CCS championships to your schools! Leland and St Francis also deserve congratulations for making it to the most important game of the year, the CCS finals.

Have a great Thanksgiving and let’s get to work in winter polo!