Whittier College Hosts WWPA
Men's Water Polo Championships
November 16-18, 2012
Tickets and Credentials
$10 Adult GA
$3 Children (under 12), Seniors (65 and over), and Students (with valid student ID)
Tickets can be purchased at the entrance gate one hour prior to game time. There will be no advance sales of tickets for the general public. All tickets are single-day, general admission and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. The ticket box office will close at halftime of the final game each day.
No complimentary tickets shall be issued for the WWPA Championship.
Each participating institutions shall receive unlimited student-athlete credentials, up to 4 coaches credentials, and 3 staff credentials for institutional administrators. All credentials are non-transferable and will be confiscated if used improperly. The online credential form shall be submitted to ensure the credential process is executed properly.
All media credential requests must go through the Whittier College media relations department. Please contact Lance Franey at Whittier College (contact info provided above). All requests must be made 48 hours in advance.
Scores and game recaps shall be posted on the WWPA and Whittier College tournament central website following each game.
The WWPA will post updates to the WWPA Twitter account (@WWPAChamps) throughout the event.
An event photographer will be present for the competition and awards presentation. Photographic locations on the pool deck will be designated with tape.
For all of your hotel needs/reservations click this link: http://www.radisson.com/whittiercollege
All games for the Western Water Polo Championships will be broadcasted live on www.wcpoets.com. In order to view the games or re-watch them at a later time go to: http://client.stretchinternet.com/client/whittier.portal#
Timeline of Events
- UC San Diego
- Loyola Marymount
- Air Force
- UC Davis
- Santa Clara
Friday, November 16
Game 1 - UC San Diego (1) vs. Whittier (8) - Final (UCSD - 13, Whittier - 6; Boxscore)
Game 2 - UC Davis (4) vs. Santa Clara (5) - Final (UC Davis - 6, Santa Clara - 5; Boxscore)
Game 3 - Loyola Marymont (2) vs. Pomona -Pitzer (7) - Final (Loyola Marymount - 13, Pomona-Pitzer -11; Boxscore)
Game 4 - Air Force (3) vs. Claremont-M-S (6) - Final (Air Force - 14, Claremont-M-S - 6; Boxscore)
Saturday, November 17
Game 5 - No. 8 Whittier vs. No. 5 Santa Clara - Final (Santa Clara - 10, Whittier - 8; Boxscore)
Game 7 - No. 1 UC San Diego vs. No. 4 UC Davis - Final (UC San Diego - 11, UC Davis - 9; Boxscore)
Game 8 - No. 2 Loyola Marymount vs. No. 3 Air Force - Final (Air Force - 10, Loyola Marymount - 9; Boxscore)
Sunday, November 18
Game 9 - No. 8 Whittier vs. No. 6 Claremont-M-S - Final (Claremont-M-S - 15, Whittier - 8; Boxscore)
Game 10 - No. 5 Santa Clara vs. No. 7 Pomona-Pitzer - Final (Pomona-Pitzer - 12, Santa Clara - 11; Boxscore)
Game 11 - No. 4 UC Davis vs. No. 2 Loyola Marymount - Final (Loyola Marymount - 12, UC Davis - 7; Boxscore)
Game 12 - No. 1 UC San Diego vs. No. 3 Air Force - Final (Air Force - 9, UC San Diego - 7; Boxscore)
* All times are Pacific
* The awards presentation will take place immediately following the conclusion of the final game of the Championship
2012 All-WWPA Team
Matt Vowell – UC Davis
Milutin Mitrovic – Loyola Marymount
John Mikuzis – Loyola Marymount
John Butler – UC San Diego
Brian Donohoe – UC San Diego
Brad Rajchel – Air Force Academy
Michael Fish – Air Force Academy
Cruz Smithson – Air Force Academy
Goran Mataic - Whittier College
Tanner Cullen – Claremont-M-S
Theo Nasser – Santa Clara
Cody Moore – Pomona-Pitzer
Colin Hicks – UC Davis
Matt Venner – Loyola Marymount
Josh Stiling – UC San Diego
Garett Womack – Air Force Academy
NOTE -- At the completion of each game the boxscore and recap will be sent out immediately to the respective coaches and SID's.
NOTE -- Team listed first in bold is the designated home team