The Sunshine State Games Water Polo Championships were held June 26-28, 2015 in Broward County. Florida’s longest standing and premier Water Polo Championship is getting bigger and better. This year, the Sunshine State Games served as the USAWP Florida State Championships and the Southeast Zone Championships.
The following teams are now USAWP Florida State and Southeast Zone Champions.
Coed 12 and Under: Hialeah Storm
Coed 14 and Under: South Florida Hurricanes
Boys 16 and Under: South Florida Water Polo
Boys 18 and Under: South Florida Water Polo
Girls 16 and Under: Orlando Thunder
Girls 18 and Under: Riptides
Mens Open: YCF Water Polo A
Womens Open: Riptides
Dates: June 26-28, 2015
Location: Coral Springs Aquatic Complex, 12441 Royal Palm Boulevard, Coral Springs, Florida 33065
Entry Fee and Registration Deadlines: $500 per team. $400 per team for Coed divisions. $250 per team for Splashball. Entries must be received by June 12, 2015 or register online by June 14, 2015 at 11:59 p.m.
Eligibility Requirements: All teams and players must be registered with United States Water Polo Southeast Zone. International teams shall submit a letter from their Federation allowing them to compete, and must register with the USAWP Southeast Zone.
Competition Format: Each team is guaranteed four scheduled games. Bracket size will determine format. Females may play with Men’s and Boy’s teams (assuming age eligibility) from their club, as long as their club does not enter a female team in the same age group. Masters players can play in as many age divisions as they wish (assuming age eligibility) but only for up to 2 clubs.
Sport Rules: United States Water Polo / FINA Rules, with following exceptions. Six-minute quarters. Brutality is tournament exclusion. Red Card includes following game. Seeding and tiebreaker rules will be provided with final game schedule.
Other: The links below provide complete information in pdf document format. Please read the information below prior to your competition as it is important information.