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  • 4/20/15: Congratulations to Wheeler High School sophomore Steven Kent (Wildcats / Kraken WPC) who won the Cobb County Positive Athlete Award for an Alternative Sport (Boys) for water polo for the 2014-15 school year!

    Positive Athlete Georgia is a movement by high-character professional athletes tied to Georgia professional and collegiate sports teams to promote the benefits of “positivity” to young athletes. Steven and others were awarded for their traits of optimism, encouragement, being a servant leader, having a heart for others, admitting imperfections, always giving 100% and putting the team first. In 2014-15, Positive Athlete had nominations from over 150 high schools who provided 2000 nominations.

    Steven and the other 2014-15 Cobb County winners will be recognized at a ceremony this Wednesday, April 22nd. Way to go Steven!

  • 4/14/15: American Water Polo recently updated its training information and policies about concussions. All GHSWPA coaches, parents and team administrators are strongly encouraged to review this information and pass their knowledge on to their athletes.

    AWP and the GHSWPA want to ensure the safety of all GHSWPA athletes, coaches and officials. It is important that member athletes, clubs and coaches understand the posted information, signs of a concussion and proper steps to return to competetion. Coaches and team administrators should always error on the side of caution when dealing with these type of injuries. Always consult a medical professional if you have questions about any potential injury.

  • 4/13/15: Registration for the 2015 K7 Atlanta Skills and Drills Clinic, hosted by Atlanta Dynamo Water Polo, is now open.

    2015 K7 Atlanta Skills and Drills Clinic The clinic is an excellent chance to dramatically improve your level of play in one weekend! The 2014 event featured an incredible staff of clinicians and sold out in a matter of weeks. The clinic is designed for high school players, but middle school players with experience or strong swimming backgrounds are welcome.

    The clinic will take place August 7th - 9th at Dynamo's Chamblee location per the following schedule: Friday (4:30pm - 8:00pm), Saturday (9:00am - 3:00pm), Sunday (9:00am – 12:00noon)

    Please refer to the clinic website for details, cost, payment options and more.

  • 3/16/15: The league's Divisions for the 2015 season have been finalized. Changes from last season include Pace and SPX B moving up a division, and GAC moving down a division. Divisions 1 and 2 will be playing a few crossover games between divisions, while Division 3 will compete within itself with the intent of keeping its games more level and developmental. And finally, St. Pius (SPX) has added a C team that will compete in Division 3. 2015 league scheduling, based on the final Divisions, is now underway.

  • 3/3/15: Division Petition Reminder: Petitions to change Division assignment for the 2015 season are due by Saturday, 3/7. The petition, with enclosed submission instructions, may be found on the League Rules page.

  • 3/3/15: Blue Devil Water Polo Clinic: A 1.5 hour introduction to water polo clinic for interested middle schoolers on April 18th, 10:00 - 11:30am at West Gwinnett Aquatic Center. Registration for the clinic is through Gwinnett County Parks and Rec.

    2015 Spring/Summer Blue Devil Water Polo Registration Information


    Blue Devil Spring / Summer Water Polo Information: Open to rising 8th graders through rising juniors for both boys and girls, Mondays and Wednesdays March 9th - 13th for spring and Mondays and Wednesday May 25th - July 15th for summer, both at West Gwinnett Aquatic Center, cost is $113.50 and $88.50/athlete plus American Water Polo Membership or $202/athlete for both sessions plus American Water Polo Membership. For more information and to register, please refer to the session flyer PDF.

  • 3/3/15: Eagles Youth Water Polo Information: Ages 10 - 14, Saturdays March 7th - March 28th, 6:30 - 8:00pm, at Collins Hill Aquatic Center, cost is $61/athlete. Sign up during your next trip to the Aquatic Center. For more information, visit eagleswaterpolo.com

    2015 Spring/Summer Eagle Water Polo Registration Information


    Eagles Spring Water Polo Information: Registration on March 9th at 7:00pm at Collins Hill Aquatic Center, cost is $101/athlete (checks payable to GCPRD; Credit Cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard or Discover), plus $60/athlete (checks payable to Eagle Water Polo), plus $40 for an American Water Polo Membership (good for 365 days). For more information, visit eagleswaterpolo.com

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