Category: Announcements

Regional Rep Selection Slated for September at TISCA Clinic

There will be a special election at the TISCA Clinic in September to choose a West Region Representative.  We urge all regional coaches to consider running for the position and bringing their energy, ideas, and leadership to it.

The clinic will take place on September 13-16 at the Doubletree hotel in North Austin, 6505 N. Interstate 35 Austin, Texas 78752.  The two-hour water polo meeting begins on Friday, September 14 at 2:30 PM. You can read more about the clinic at tiscaclinic.org, and find the event’s registration form here. The published schedule is:

Thursday 9.13.18

7:00/10:00 EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETING

Friday 9.14.18

8:00 THERON PICKLE GOLF TOURNAMENT
1:00/5:30 CLINIC REGISTRATION & CHECK IN
2:30/4:30 WATER POLO MEETING
3:30/4:30 REGIONAL REPS
4:45/6:00 MAIN SPEAKER TALK #1
6:00/6:15 REGIONAL REP & TAPPS MEETINGS
6:15/7:15 CLINIC SOCIAL (DOOR PRIZES)
8:30/9:30 “PLANNING THE 2018-19 SWIM SEASON” (RECOMMENDED FOR ALL NEW AND BEGINNING COACHES)

Saturday 9.15.18

7:30 AM CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST (INCLUDED)
8:00/12:00 CLINIC REGISTRATION & CHECK IN
8:30/10:00 GENERAL MEETING
9:30/9:45 OFFICIAL’S REPORT
10:15/11:45 MAIN SPEAKER TALK #2
10:15/11:45 DIVING MEETING
12:00/1:30 SPEEDO AWARDS LUNCHEON & PRESENTATION OF THE THERON PICKLE AWARD
1:45/3:15 HIGH SCHOOL SPEAKER TALK #1
1:45/3:15 DIVING TALK #1
1:45/3:15 WATER POLO TALK #1
3:30/5:00 MAIN SPEAKER TALK #3
3:30/5:00 DIVING TALK #2
3:30/5:00 WATER POLO TALK #2
5:00 CLINIC SOCIAL (DOOR PRIZES)

Sunday 9.16.18

7:30 CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST (INCLUDED)
8:00/9:00 POOLSIDE TALK

PSJA Water Polo Highlighted by Local TV News

PSJA’s first girls water polo team was recently featured by KRGV news. The Javelinas of Southwest HS and their consolidated high school teams recently competed in our West Region Championships and are poised for yet more growth with the addition of Los Fresnos in 2018 and likely more this coming Spring.

USA Water Polo shared the story on Twitter.

State Championships Begin Friday in Austin

The Cedar Ridge girls will co-open proceedings as the second-seeded Raiders face Flower Mound in one of two 8:30 AM matchups on Friday at the Texas Swim Center in Austin. The 47th TISCA Water Polo State Championships, hosted by Clear Creek HS, will end with boys and girls varsity champions on Saturday evening at UT. TISCA Water Polo is partnering with USA Water Polo and The Fosh to provide live stats from each tournament match. Follow all  your West Region qualifiers via these links.  

Live schedule, results, and brackets

TISCA Water Polo Championships Rosters

The FOSH for Live Stats from Every Game

Anderson Regains Title, Round Rock Repeats

Three years after its first title the Anderson boys water polo team earned its second on Saturday upending defending champions Waco Midway 8-6 for the TISCA West Region Varsity Championship. The fourth-seeded Trojans advanced to the finals with a 12-2 victory over newcomers Cedar Park. Round Rock defeated the Timberwolves 7-2 to capture third place.

Anderson HS, 2018 Boys Varsity Champs

The Round Rock girls completed their season undefeated in the West Region with a 10-6 victory over Cedar Ridge in Saturday’s title match. The Dragons have now won four out of the last five regional championships. Anderson took the third spot after defeating Westwood. All four teams head to the TISCA Water Polo State Championships in the same positions they did one year ago. That tournament begins on May 4 at the Texas Swim Center in Austin.

TISCA West Region Varsity Boys Championship

  1. Anderson
  2. Waco Midway
  3. Round Rock
  4. Cedar Park

TISCA West Region Varsity Girls Championship

  1. Round Rock
  2. Cedar Ridge
  3. Anderson
  4. Westwood

 

TISCA WEST All Region Teams

Varsity Boys
TeamNameSchoolGrade
MVPRiley BoydAnderson11
1stEthan AlfordMidway12
1stBennet BuchananAnderson10
1stReed DadyAnderson12
1stAdam GallardoRound Rock12
1stJack HansenRound Rock11
1stChris KazanasMidway12
2ndJohn de los TrinosBSB10
2ndAlex MancevskiLBJ12
2ndJuan MejiaPSJA Southwest12
2ndJeremiah PenaBSB9
2ndBrady SullivanCedar Park12
2ndColby SullivanCedar Park10
2ndMing ZhaoLBJ12
HMJoseph VelasquezPSJA Southwest12
HMCameron KeatingCedar Ridge12
HMWalker StewartCedar Ridge10
Coach of the Year:Quinn CurlAnderson HS
Varsity Girls
TeamNameSchoolGrade
MVPKendall KatusakRound Rock12
1stCassandra KeatingCedar Ridge12
1stTressa LangenohlCedar Ridge9
1stKate PerryAnderson10
1stCallie ScottRound Rock10
1stDelaney ScottRound Rock10
1stEmmy WagnerAnderson11
2ndShannon BerryWestwood12
2ndSophia De LeonLBJ10
2ndLucy MoranWestwood11
2ndJadie PetersenMidway11
2ndAshlyn SeifertMcNeil12
2ndCora TienLBJ11
2ndEmily VelaMidway12
HMMadison CateMcNeil9
HMLynnzie HalgoodBSB11
HMSarah RuizBSB10
Coach of the Year:James SmithRound Rock HS
Consolidated Boys
TeamNameSchoolGrade
MVPGabe RossBoerne Red10
1stCaeden ColgroveAustin ISD12
1stCooper GadersonAustin ISD10
1stJustin MedinaBoerne Red9
1stEvan SayerTXLA12
1stKade TaylorBoerne Red9
1stMichael WallaceTXLA12
2ndJoshua CalderonBoerne White9
2ndCarlo CarranzaPSJA ISD10
2ndBrendan CornellBoerne White10
2ndJose GomezPSJA ISD12
2ndJared ParksLeander ISD11
2ndRiley WilkensonLeander ISD12
Coach of the Year:Matt RossBoerne Red
Consolidated Girls
TeamNameSchoolGrade
MVPChloe FinchCedar Ridge JV10
1stSophia De LeonTXLA10
1stKennedy DulinCedar Ridge JV9
1stHayley HuthBoerne10
1stCorine KaderliTXLA11
1stTahlia MudzimuremaBoerne11
1stAbby PeardonCedar Ridge JV10
2ndMarty ButlerLeander ISD12
2ndCarina CamposPSJA ISD9
2ndAshley PoulsonLeander ISD11
2ndJulia WorleyPSJA ISD12
Coach of the Year:Mark StohrerCedar Ridge HS

 

 

Cedar Park Stunner; Cedar Ridge JV and Boerne Take Consolidated Titles

Day two of the West Region Championships ended with a stunner. Eighth-seeded Cedar Park defeated top ranked LBJ 8-6 in their first round varsity boys matchup. With the upset the Timberwolves have earned their first trip to the state championship tournament beginning on May 4. They will face the winner of Saturday morning’s Anderson, BSB matchup in the regional semifinals.

In the consolidated finals Cedar Ridge JV captured their first girls title with a win over TXLA. Boerne Red competed their championship run with a convincing win over first-year program, Austin ISD in the boys consolidated championship.

Varsity champions will be crowned at the end of Saturday.

Consolidated Boys Championships

  1. Boerne Red
  2. Austin ISD
  3. TXLA

Consolidated Girls Championships

  1. Cedar Ridge JV
  2. TXLA
  3. Boerne