Villa Water Polo
Villa Maria Academy Erie, Pennsylvania
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Unofficial web site of the Villa Water Polo team, Villa Maria Academy, 2304 West 8th Street, Erie, PA 16505
Victors meet US Olympic Gold Medal winner Brenda Villa. Brenda was selected as the Female Water Polo Player of the Decade (2000-09) by FINA Aquatic World Magazine.
Pictured left to right, Kayla Kolodychak, Lizzie Rodriguez, Abby Quinn, Alison Cooney, Brenda Villa, Julia Kreidinger, Clare Jefferys, Rachel Kaveney and Sarah Latzo.
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Welcome to the Villa Water Polo Team web site.
Washington & Jefferson Honors Sarah Latzo at Senior Day read more here
Gannon Honors Emily Rodriguez and Christine Uht at Senior Day read more here
Alison Cooney, VMA '14 Gannon University Athlete of the Week (Mar 12)
Kelly Fehr, VMA '16 Collegiate Water Polo Association Rookie of the Week (Feb 20) read more here
Congratulations Villa Water Polo Players and swimming Villa Victors at PIAA State Swimming Championships
Bella Agresti, Jasmine Chen, Julia Bradford and Sydney Sherman 200 Medley Relay State Champions
Jasmine Chen 200 Individual Medley 30th Place, 100 Breaststroke 17th Place
Julia Bradford 100 Butterfly 11th Place
Sydney Sherman 50 Freestyle 4th Place, 100 Free 21st Place
Kelly Fessler, Jasmine Chen, Julia Bradford, Sydney Sherman 200 Freestyle Relay, State Champions
Katy Rose 100 Breaststroke 20th Place
Bella Agresti 100 Backstroke 13th Place
Kelly Fessler, Ellen Mercatoris-Morrison, Leah Prischak, Bella Agresti 400 Free Relay 11th Place
Gannon Honors Lizzie Rodriguez, Sam McGregor and Alison Cooney at Senior Night read more here
Alison Cooney, VMA '14 Gannon University Athlete of the Week (Feb 19)
2017 Pennsylvania All-State Team Honors
1st Team Julia Bradford
2nd Team Mary Trese Squeglia
3rd Team Libby Tirak
Honorable Mention Catherine Taylor
2017 Western All-Conference Team Honors
Mary Trese Squeglia
2017 Pennsylvania All-Freshman Team
Laura Anthony, Rachel Kreidinger & Jasmine Chen
Congratulations to our VILLA
2017/2018 NISCA ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICANS
Julia Bradford & Libby Tirak
Over 342,294 students are involved in aquatics at the high school level in over 16,432 programs for boys and girls.
Approximately 2% of these students are recognized as high school Academic All Americans..
Three Victors Announce Collegiate Water Polo Plans
Libby Tirak has commited to play water polo for Gannon University
Mary Trese Squeglia will be playing collegiate polo for LaSalle University
Congratulations and good luck ladies.
Julia Bradford signs National Letter of Intent to play water polo & swim at St. Francis University.
Photo: Wayne Bradford, Julia and Gwen Bradford
2018 NHSCA Academic All-American
Congratulations Sydney Sherman
Congratulations Julia Bradford 2017/18 Joe Lunger Memorial Award
Presented by the coaches at Villa Maria Academy to the athlete who excelled in two sports, demonstrated high academic performances
and exemplified good sportsmanship.
Physical Examination required before tryouts on Monday, August 13
This exam may be performed by your private physician or available at other providers such as Med Express, 5039 Peach Street.
Thursday, August 16
Time to be announced
STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING PROGRAM
Sessions are underway
Structured Off-Season Weight Program for ALL VMA and CP Athletes
Access session registration via GoogleDoc link provided in recent email
Kick Off Classic
Saturday, August 25th
Water Polo Parent Representative needed. Next organizational meeting July 24, 6 PM at Wild Wings, 2099 Interchange Road.
Open Pool Schedule: Tuesday and Thursday, 6-8 PM
Final Week, August 24 & 26
Good Luck Julia Bradford and Sydney Sherman at the 2018 USA Water Polo Junior Olympics in California, July 26-29.
The Villa girls will be joining the Cincinnati Moose Club competing in the Championship Division.