Recently departed Newport Harbor boys water polo coach Robert Lynn has been hired as the boys and girls water polo coach at Chadwick, and he will also teach and assist as a swim coach at the private s... Full story
NEWPORT BEACH Former U.S. Olympic men’s assistant coach Marco Palazzo was introduced Monday night as Newport Harbor’s interim boys water polo coach while the school’s assistant girls water polo coach, Brian Melstrom, was named ... Full story
Goalkeeper Sami Hill made 16 saves and Melissa Seidemann, Courtney Mathewson (Canyon) and Kiley Neushul combined for seven goals as the U.S. women's water polo team defeated Australia, 10-6, to capture the FINA World Cup in Russia.
Team USA won the ... Full story
IRVINE As Michael Phelps and Tom Shields reached in near unison for the finishing wall Friday night, it appeared as if the Olympic great would edge the rising star from Huntington Beach. But Shields’ arms found some magic under water to flip th... Full story
IRVINE Tom Shields sat comfortably in the shade after practice Monday and discussed his transition into adulthood in the same manner he navigates a butterfly event in the pool: with a smooth and effortless rhythm.
The former Edison and Cal swimmer... Full story
Mater Dei’s boys water polo team might not feature a star player this fall like in years past. But because of the teamwork they showed Tuesday, the Monarchs could be just as good as seasons past.
Regency’s 18-and-under boys club team, a ... Full story
NEWPORT BEACH – Nothing unites a team like a plunge or two … or three … off a 600-foot building, right?
It sounds extreme, but that’s one of the experiences the Corona del Mar girls water polo players bonded over during a r... Full story
Mater Dei’s boys water polo team didn’t get the outcome it desired Sunday but the Monarchs said they still proved an important point:
They can play with reigning CIF Division 1 champion Harvard-Westlake of Studio City despite heavy losse... Full story
Division 1 boys water polo rivals Mater Dei and Harvard-Westlake of Studio City remained on a collision course Saturday at the California State High School Championships.
Last season’s Division 1 finalists each won twice to cruise into Sunday&... Full story
NEWPORT BEACH One by one, Newport Harbor’s boys water polo players emerged on the pool deck Friday afternoon with a display of solidarity and disapproval regarding a coaching change that caught them off guard just hours earlier.
The players wa... Full story
RIVERSIDE Huntington Beach senior-to-be goalie Alex Wolf made 11 saves and Dana Hills junior-to-be attacker Bennett Williams added a goal and three assists as the U.S. men's water polo team rallied from a three-goal deficit to edge Brazil, 10-9, in t... Full story