USA Water Polo Tid-Bits -- March 19, 2002
INDIANAPOLIS, March 18. HERE'S the latest from USA Water Polo:
Clarification on UMass Water Polo
Financial hardships have forced athletic program cuts at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Both men's and women's water polo will be eliminated from its roster of sports along with men's and women's
gymnastics, men's tennis, men's and women's indoor track and field. Find out the details of the cut here:
And for further examination of the implications of this move, get the particulars from USWP's Office of Collegiate and Senior Programs by clicking on the link below:
Greek Tragedy, Poolside
Akis Tsatalios, 32, the head women's coach of the Vouliagmeni Nautical Club, one of the premier teams in the Greek professional league, collapsed and died of a heart attack during a game last week. Among his players that witnessed the incident: USA silver medalist Heather Moody.
Okay, so maybe water polo isn't big with Vegas bookies yet. But if it WERE, you'd surely be a poll-watcher. Start practicing by clicking on the link below and finding out where your fave teams rank.
And if you'd like to take a deeper look at the Top 20, we've got just the thing for you. Check the Week 6 Collegiate Update by directing your browser here:
FINA Cup Draw
The U.S. men's and women's water polo teams won't have an easy go of things at this year's FINA Cups. Get the dates and info at the following link:
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