Water Polo

Men’s water polo aims to end season swimmingly

Men’s water polo aims to end season swimmingly

by | November 13, 2017

Group huddles. Synchronized chants. Pump up music. Whirlpools. The men’s water polo team calls their pre-game ritual “PGWs”, or pre-game whirlpools, said men’s water polo coach John Savage. “If the pool is shallow enough... Read More

Disney makes a splash as water polo team captain

Disney makes a splash as water polo team captain

by | October 17, 2017

Game day arrives and senior Annika Disney goes through her routine. She wears a Piedmont visor to school, the same one she has been wearing for four years, sings Kanye West for the whole... Read More

Water polo shoots for success at NCS

Water polo shoots for success at NCS

by | November 29, 2016

Water splashes as a shot rockets at the goalie treading at the end of the pool. The shot flies past the goalie’s outstretched arms and into the back net, initiating a roar from the... Read More

Exchange student makes a splash on water polo

Exchange student makes a splash on water polo

by | October 28, 2015

New country, new school, new people, new sport — Italian exchange student junior Alessandro Spazzini is dealing with all of these when playing on the junior varsity men’s water polo team in his first... Read More

Water polo dresses up new tradition

Water polo dresses up new tradition

by | November 4, 2014

Football has their jerseys, tennis has their skirts, and water polo has a luau. “We got normal water polo team shirts, and someone thought we needed even more team spirit, something even flashier... Read More

Varsity women’s water polo sets new record

Varsity women’s water polo sets new record

by | December 17, 2012

This year, the women’s water polo team made history. The team holds the best West Alameda Country Conference (WACC) record this year of 6-0 in league, compared to the previous best record from 2000,... Read More