SE Zone Updates and Information

04/23/2018

Here is a very interesting read on the history of our sport and the rules as they have changed.

The History of The Rules of Water Polo: The finest game under the sun, or, what's wrong with this Olympic Sport?  click to read.

04/16/2018

Congratulations to Seth Berke, SAAWPC and Rene Peralta, Riptides WPC for being selected to the USAWP ODP Futures Team. They will be traveling to NYC for training before heading to Budapest Hungary to train and compete. In addition Coach Kurt Predmore from SAAWPC was selected as a member of the coaching staff and will be assisting head coach Ian Davidson on this trip.

04/10/2018

Gregory Nordheim and Max Zelikov, Saint Andrew's Aquatics, were selected for the the USAWP Developmental National Team this past weekend in Orange County, Ca After a long weekend of training at NTSC the two were selected as a center defender and center forward. They will now train and compete this summer for Team USA.

03/12/2018

Congrats to the following Female Athletes for being selected to the USAWP  National Team Selection Camp and To our Nick Johnson Award Winners
2001/2002 Youth Team
  • Paolo Dominguez- Hialeah Storm WPC

2003 Cadet Team

  • Isabella Galbis- Orlando Thunder
  • Sabrina Shipley- Raiders

2004 & Under Developmental Team

  • MJ Bailey-Suncoast- Water Polo Foundation
  • Sarah Fitzsimmons-Dynamo WPC

Nick Johnson Award Winners

  • Paolo Dominguez
  • Sabrina Shipley
  • Rebekah Harkins

Coach Ira Berke was named Top Coach for the Cadet Girls Division

Congrats to the following Male Athletes for being selected to the USAWP  National Team Selection Camp and To our Nick Johnson Award Winners
2001/2002 Youth Team
  • Luke Carey - Orlando Thunder
  • Rene Peralta - Riptides
2003 Cadet Team
  • Sole Fratila - Orlando United
  • Luksa Vlasic - South Florida WPC
  • Kamal Kay-Ramos - Riptides

2004 & Under Developmental Team

  • Max Zelikov - Saint Andrew's Aquatics
  • Gregory Nordheim - Saint Andrew's Aquatics

Nick Johnson Award Winners

  • Seth Berke - Saint Andrew's Aquatics (3 times)
  • Alan Shiman - South Florida WPC
  • Gregory Nordheim - Saint Andrew's Aquatics
  International Futures Team
  • Seth Berke 

 

 

 

 

 

02/28/2018   SEZ Zone Update

Congratulations to Kurt Predmore - Saint Andrew’s Aquatics HC, SEZ ODP HC, SEZ Chair. Coach Predmore has been selected as USAWP Barbara Kalbus National Volunteer of the Year Award. This award is presented in recognition of distinguished service and brilliant performance in regards to the commitment of furthering USAWP goal of growth and excellence through leadership. He will be recognized at USAWP’s Annual Gala on May 19th in San Diego , CA.

Upcoming Events:

March

  • 2-3 Wildcat Invite hosted by Winter Park HS@ YMCA I-Drive Orlando
  • 2-3 Tennessee HS West Division Games
  • 8-10 Forza Stefano Memorial Invite hosted by PPC@ PPC
  • 8-10 Ian Supra Memorial hosted by Dr Phillips@ YMCA I-Drive Orlando
  • 9-12 Girls ODP Nationals@ Pleasanton, CA
  • 15-17 Bobcat Invite hosted by Boca Raton HS@ Boca HS
  • 16-17 St Patrick Day Invite hosted by Gainesville HS@ Gainesville, Fl.
  • 23-24 Gulliver Invite hosted by Gulliver Prep@ Gulliver
  • 24 Tennessee(TNHS) West Division Games

April

  • 6-7  Palm Beach Invite hosted by Saint Andrew’s School@SAS
  • 6-7 Tennessee West Division Games
  • 7 TNHS East Division Games
  • 13-14 Ransom Invite hosted by Ransom Everglades School@ RANSOM
  • 14 TNHS West Division Games
  • 16-21 FHSAA District Champs@ various locations
  • 20-22 TNHS West Sectionals
  • 21 TNHS East Sectionals
  • 21-22 Dynamo Youth Clinic hosted by Dynamo Masters@ Atlanta,  Ga
  • 24-26 FHSAA Regional Semi and Finals@ various locations

May

  • 4-5 FHSAA Final Four@ Ransom
  • 6-7 TNHS State, Knoxville, TN
  • 19 Guy Harvey Beach Water Polo@ Clearwater Beach

June

  • 8-10 SEZ Club Champs and JO Qualifier@ YMCA I-Drive Orlando
  • 22-24 Sunshine State GAmes @ Coral Springs AQC

July

  • 7 Boys Top Gun @ SAS
  • 8 Girls Top Gun @ SAS

All events are on the SEZ Calendar along with contact information. Please go to www.usawpsezone.com

**If you have any Information, Events. News, Camps, Clinics, anything water polo related. Please Please send to Kurt Predmore at kpredmore@usawp.org

 02/08/2018 Reminders and Update

Florida High School Water Polo is about to begin with the pre-season underway. Here is a list of FHSAA Tournaments throughout the season. If you are running an event not listed email us and we will add it to our calendar.  Also we have an updated list of USAWP sanctioned events her as well.

All contact information and detail of each event can be accessed through the zone website and calendar at

www.usawpsezone.com

Feb

  • 16-18 SFWPC International
  • 16-17 Lake Nona HS Invite hosted by Lake Nona HS @Lake Highland Prep Orlando
  • 23-25 Boys ODP Nationals@ Pleasanton CA.  

March

  • 2-3 Wildcat Invite hosted by Winter Park HS@ YMCA I-Drive Orlando
  • 8-10 Forza Stefano Memorial Invite hosted by PPC@ PPC
  • 8-10 Ian Supra Memorial hosted by Dr Phillips@ YMCA I-Drive Orlando
  • 9-12 Girls ODP Nationals@ Pleasanton, CA
  • 15-17 Bobcat Invite hosted by Boca Raton HS@ Boca HS
  • 16-17 St Patrick Day Invite hosted by Gainesville HS@ Gainesville, Fl.
  • 23-24 Gulliver Invite hosted by Gulliver Prep@ Gulliver

April

  • 6-7  Palm Beach Invite hosted by Saint Andrew’s School@SAS
  • 13-14 Ransom Invite hosted by Ransom Everglades School@ RANSOM
  • 16-21 FHSAA District Champs@ various locations
  • 21-22 Dynamo Youth Clinic hosted by Dynamo Masters@ Atlanta,  Ga
  • 24-26 FHSAA Regional Semi and Finals@ various locations

May

  • 4-5 FHSAA Final Four@ Ransom
  • 19 Guy Harvey Beach Water Polo@ Clearwater Beach

June

  • 8-10 SEZ Club Champs and JO Qualifier@ YMCA I-Drive Orlando
  • 22-24 Sunshine State GAmes @ Coral Springs AQC

July

  • 7 Boys Top Gun @ SAS
  • 8 Girls Top Gun @ SAS

All events are on the SEZ Calendar along with contact information. Please go to www.usawpsezone.com

02/01/2018

The Official Athletic Site of USA Water Polo Olympic Development Program, partner of CBS Sports Digital. The most comprehensive coverage of USA Water Polo on the web. Click below for the game schedule and rosters for this year's ODP Championships

Source: USAWATERPOLO.ORG :: Olympic Development Program

Position

Zone Chair

Vice Chair

Treasurer

Zone Head Referee

    

    

    

    

    

Name

Kurt Predmore

Ira Berke

Priam Rosenberg

Humberto Navarro

David Huelsman

Scott Ennis

Nick Gaffey

JR Perez

Matt Tomlinson

e-Mail Address

kurth@usawpsezone.com

iraberke@usawpsezone.com

priamrosenberg@usawpsezone.com

humberto@usawpsezone.com

david@usawpsezone.com

scottennis@usawpsezone.com

nickgaffey@usawpsezone.com

jrperez@usawpsezone.com

matttomlinson@usawpsezone.com

Term

2020

2020

2020

2018

2020

2020

2018

2020

2018