Southwest Zone Champs - 2015

Southwest Zone Championships – Final Results – 2015 (PDF)

Southwest Zone Champs – Thunder Rosters (PDF)

This past weekend Thunder Water Polo participated in the USA Water Polo Southwest Zone Championships in Houston, TX at Strake Jesuit.  The tournament was also the USA Water Polo National Junior Olympic qualification event and had four divisions split up by age groups and gender:  18U Girls, 18U Boys, 16U Girls, and 16U Boys.  Thunder Water Polo entered one team per division with all the Thunder teams being very successful!!!  Thunder placed first in 18U Boys, 16U Girls, and 16U Boys while placing 2nd in the 18U Girls.  Overall, all of the teams went a combined 16-2 for the weekend.  The event was a great tournament for all the athletes, coaches, and parents.  All results for this event will be posted online at

Thunder will be bringing seven teams to the end of the summer USA Water Polo National Junior Olympics in Orange County, CA with teams in the following divisions:  12U Boys, 14U Girls, 14U Boys, 16U Girls, 16U Boys, 18U Girls, and 18U Boys.  The Southwest Zone will have 32 total teams competing at the event which is the most ever from the Southwest Zone.  The USA Water Polo NJO’s is the largest water polo tournament in the world with over 600+ teams competing throughout all the divisions/genders.  Thunder is looking to continue the success of previous summers with another strong showing at NJO’s at the end of this summer.

For more information, please contact Coach Joe Linehan at 713-705-0945 or email [email protected]