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American water polo is a non-profit 501 (c)3 membership based organization whose purpose is to provide opportunities for athletes of all ages to enjoy the sport of water polo. Its primary focus is the provision of insurance coverage and competitive opportunities for teams at an affordable rate.

To this end the organization runs leagues and competitions, as well as providing assistance for individual teams to do so independent of the national office.

Check Out the 2020-21 National Collegiate Athletic Association Guide for the College-Bound Student-Athlete

Seeking to play varsity water polo in college? The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) released the 2020-21 Guide for the College Bound Student-Athlete.

American Water Polo Mourns Passing of Larry Engelman

American Water Polo mourns the passing of Larry Engelman, age 50, of Powell, Tennessee, who went to be with the angels on Monday, December 21, 2020. Larry was born in Columbus, Ohio and was a Senior HVAC Technician at Covenant Health.

Behind the Whistle: A Conversation with Official Mike Gordon

Current Villanova University women’s water polo assistant coach and former Wildcats men’s collegiate club standout Mike Gordon discusses best practices and how he got started officiating with American Water Polo’s Damon Newman in the next “Behind the Whistle” feature.

Behind the Whistle: A Conversation with Official Alex Stankevitch

— International caliber official Alex Stankevitch discusses working with younger officials, how he got started and elevating officiating to a professional level in the latest American Water Polo “Behind the Whistle” video.

Behind the Whistle: A Conversation with Official Mike McMahon

Mike McMahon discusses his life long passion of officiating, working with younger officials and lessons he’s learned along the way with American Water Polo’s Damon Newman in the latest “Behind the Whistle” video.

Polovolo Launches the First Sport-Specific Digital Platform for Water Polo Recruiting

High school water polo athletes looking to continue their playing careers in college have a new resource available to showcase their accomplishments and connect with college coaches. Polovolo is a digital platform designed for the unique needs of high school water polo athletes, their parents and the collegiate water polo coaching community.