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Marylyn Toledo

Newsletter May 13, 2021 MASTERS SWIMMING SMU Practice Schedule - Pegasus Aquatic Masters Swimming will start offering early morning practices 5 times a week, Monday-Friday 5:15-6:15 AM starting June 1, 2021, in addition to its noon, evening and weekend practices. Garland - PAMS will expand into the brand new Garland ISD Natatorium starting June 1. Practices will be offered Monday-Thursday from 6:00-7:00 PM. More details to follow. T Bar M Outdoor Pool - PAMS will offer outdoor practices from 11:30-12:30 PM in the 25 meter pool Monday through Friday for...

Laurie Dunlap

The second TAGS tournament of the past 12 months went off without much of a hitch in Pearland last weekend with Pegasus taking home the hardware for all four competition groups. We speak with Head Coach Spencer Dornin about the rapid rise of his club, expectations for its future, and his role in high school water polo in Dallas. Listen to the TX Water Polo podcast.

Marylyn Toledo

Congratulations to all the TAGS athletes and coaches for a Pegasus Sweep at TAGS this year! A note from Joe Linehan, who works hard on behalf of the USA Water Polo Texas Zone Development. Thank you to all the families who attended the TAGS Water Polo Champs this past weekend at the Pearland ISD Natatorium in South Houston. Congratulations to Pegasus Water Polo Academy who won ALL FOUR DIVISIONS!!! All of the athletes competed hard, showed great sportsmanship, learned, and had fun. It was tremendous to have the kids in...

Laurie Dunlap

It is our pleasure to announce that Pegasus Aquatics has been able to secure pool time at the Oak Point Recreation Center in Plano now that it has reopened to outside groups again. Pegasus will offer two weekend youth water polo practices on Saturdays and Sundays from 3:30-5:00 PM for the Intro and Swim2Score groups. These are pre-competition groups which focuses on teaching water polo fundamentals and improving swimming technique. We expect that most current youth water polo athletes will continue to attend practices at SMU and HP, while those...

Laurie Dunlap

Dear Pegasus Families, It is our pleasure to announce that Pegasus Aquatics has been able to secure additional pool time at the brand new Garland ISD Natatorium at 2585 Firewheel Parkway. This state of the art facility features the largest pool in Texas and will allow Pegasus to grow water polo in the surrounding areas including Garland, Sachse, Murphy, East Plano, Wylie, Richardson, Rowlett and Rockwall. In addition to regular practices, Garland ISD Natatorium will serve as a site for hosting local, regional, state and national tournaments. Initially, Pegasus will...

Laurie Dunlap

"I am so grateful to Texas for allowing us to compete this weekend. It was amazing to see such high level competition and have top colleges coaches watching live. Most importantly, it made almost 70 kids feel normal again. Life without your favorite thing in the world is tough for a teenager and we were able to give them 4 days of what they have been yearning to do for 10 months. Thank you Texas...6-8 will be back." - Tony Azevedo, 5X Olympian and Silver Medalist and Founder of 6-8...

Laurie Dunlap

From USA Water Polo Southwest Zone October 19, 2020 The UIL Legislative Council earlier today decided to postpone the start date for UIL Water Polo to Fall 2022 due to COVID-19 related issues. As everyone knows there are various challenges during the 2020-2021 academic year for school districts including budget crunches, planning issues, etc. The UIL feels postponing the start date would be best for everyone involved. The TISCA Water Polo Board has been assured that UIL Water Polo has been approved and will happen beginning Fall 2022. At this...

Pressley Peters

CORRECTION to yesterday's message as I inadvertently left off two athletes. Congrats also to Brett Honaker and Sammy Larkin! USA Water Polo recognized its high school Academic All-Americans each year and Pegasus is proud to have 12 students who lead in the pool and in the classroom. Go Pegasus! Jack Berube Can Caglar Rayan Elahmadi Michael Gao Mikhail Ghosh Brett Honaker Aadi Khasgiwala Aayan Khasgiwala Marcus Lanio Sammy Larkin David Li Meg Peters

Pressley Peters

Congratulations to the 12 high school athletes who reached the highest echelon of USA Water Polo's academic ranks! Jack Berube Can Caglar Rayan Elahmadi Michael Gao Mikhail Ghosh Brett Honaker Aadi Khasgiwala Aayan Khasgiwala Marcus Lanio Sammy Larkin David Li Meg Peters We are proud of these athletes who lead in the pool and in the classroom. Go Pegasus! For more info and the complete list: https://usawaterpolo.org/news/2020/9/23/general-usa-water-polo-announces-2019-2020-academic-all-americans.aspx

Laurie Dunlap

On August 24th Pegasus WPA resumed practices on a modified practice schedule at the SMU pool and the T Bar M pool. Due to limited space and pool time we are currently taking a waiting list for new members. For current members, we now have the Gear Store open and ready for you to place orders! The store order deadline is Tues, Sept 8th.