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Albano: North-South Challenge Pairings

Here are the first pairings of the North-South Challenge in Atherton, CA. Boys water polo: First-look at N-S Challenge pairings from OC Varsity by DAN ALBANO, ocvarsity.com the first round...

Twitter, and more

I’ve started at Twitter account (twitter.com/totalwaterpolo) where I try to re-post news, features, scores and more about water polo throughout the US. And I will also try to make this...

Fall media coverage of water polo

The Olympics are over and now it’s the best time of the year here in the US, especially in California. Collegiate and high school polo have kicked off, hopefully leveraging...

USA v. Hungary

An improbable, inspirational, and nearly magical tournament is over. The US was overmatched and overwhelmed despite remaining within four goals of the winner of three consecutive Olympic gold medals. Karma,...

Serbia v. Montenegro

Serbia wins the bronze over Montenegro, 6-4. I didn’t follow the game completely, only learning late that Sefik and Sapic weren’t going to play. I did catch a glance at...
USA v. Serbia

USA v. Serbia

[Terry Schroeder] recalled how in 1988 Russia “threw” a match to face the United States in the semifinals, rather than Yugoslavia. The ploy motivated the Americans to knock out Russia....