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USA Clips Hungary for Women's Water Polo Gold at World Championships

The USA Women's National Team claimed gold at the 2024 World Aquatics World Championships with a 8-7 win over Hungary. Rachel Fattal led the scoring with three goals while Maggie Steffens added two in the win. Ashleigh Johnson had a total of 12 saves for Team USA and was named top goalkeeper of the ...

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World Championships: Third-Quarter Slump Dooms U.S. to Loss to Serbia

World Championships: Third-Quarter Slump Dooms U.S. to Loss to Serbia A third-quarter slump saw a halftime lead evaporate for the U.S. men’s water polo team in a 14-12 loss to Serbia on Friday at the World Championships in Doha. The loss is the Americans’ second at the tournament. They enter Sunday’...

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Youth Is Served! UCLA Vaults to No. 1 in CWPA Women’s Varsity Poll

The upcoming Olympics, with national team players at home preparing for the Paris Games, is playing havoc with the weekly water polo polls. Hawai’i, No. 2 this week, is at its highest ranking ever, as is Fresno State at No. 3. USC, last week’s No. 1, is sixth; two weeks ago, Stanford was at No. 7. C...

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U.S. Men, Women Name Water Polo Rosters for Doha World Championships

U.S. Men, Women Name Water Polo Rosters for Doha World Championships The U.S. named their rosters for the men’s and women’s water polo tournaments at the Doha World Championships, which start this week. Both teams named 15-person rosters, of which 13 players will be active for each match day. The U....

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Spain Stuns Host Croatia for First European Men’s Water Polo Title

Spain Stuns Host Croatia for First European Men’s Water Polo Title Croatia’s storybook European men’s water polo championship was eight minutes away from a happy ending. Then Spain stepped in to crash the party. Alvaro Granados scored twice in the fourth quarter as Spain rattled off the last three g...