Girls Junior Olympics take place at various OC pools from July 27-30 with the key finals at Irvine’s Woollett Center. The main teams with local players are: 18’s, SET seeded 1; 16’s, SET seeded third; 14’s, Laguna seeded fifth; 12’s, Laguna seeded one; 10’s, Laguna seeded third. For more information see www.usawaterpolo.org/juniorolympics .
USA Water Polo
The women’s senior national team continued on their title quest at FINA World Championships in Budapest. On July 18 the U.S. defeated Spain 12-8, on July 20 defeated New Zealand 22-7 and Australia 7-5 in the quarterfinals. Russia was up next this past Wednesday, July 26, with Canada facing Spain in the other semifinal. Finals are Friday July 28. Check the new Olympic Channel (Cox 1130) for coverage.
Have a summer update on Laguna teams or players ? – send to Frank @ [email protected]