Women's Water Polo

Home of 2 SCIAC Championships & 2 NCAA Championship Berths

  • Whittier faces tough test with No. 7 UC Irvine
    February 17, 2019
    The Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team had a tough match-up Sunday afternoon with UC Irvine falling 22-6 to the No. 7 ranked team in the country.
  • Whittier falls to Concordia 15-6 to open 2019
    February 08, 2019
    The Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team opened up 2019 Friday afternoon but couldn’t come away with the road victory as they fell 15-6 to Concordia.
  • Women’s Water Polo named ACWPC All-Academic
    July 10, 2018
    The Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) released the 2018 women's water polo All-Academic awards Tuesday and twelve Poets were honored for their individual academic performances, while the team was recognized by posting a 3.05 cumulative GPA.
  • David Kasa named Director of Aquatics
    July 02, 2018
    It was announced Monday by Executive Director of Athletics Robert Coleman that David Kasa will become the new Whittier College Director of Aquatics and Head Men’s and Women’s Water Polo coach.
  • Anastacia Gonzalez and Kendyl Riley named ACWPC All-Americans
    May 25, 2018
    The Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) announced this week their ACWPC All-American Teams and Whittier College saw Anastacia Gonzalez (Montebello, Calif.) and Kendyl Riley (Huntington Beach, Calif.) get recognized.
  • Justin Pudwill Resigns as Director of Aquatics
    May 02, 2018
    Justin Pudwill, Director of Aquatics and Head Men's & Women's Water Polo Coach, announced his resignation Wednesday morning. Pudwill departs after eleven seasons, which he committed himself to recruiting student-athletes who succeeded both in the classroom and in the water.
  • Poets exit SCIAC Post Season with loss to Pomona-Pitzer
    April 27, 2018
    The Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team exited the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Post Season Tournament Friday afternoon.
  • Anastacia Gonzalez and Lindsay Shoaff named All-SCIAC
    April 26, 2018
    The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) released the All-SCIAC teams for Women’s Water Polo Wednesday.
  • Poets to take on Pomona-Pitzer in SCIAC Post Season
    April 25, 2018
    The Women’s Water Polo Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Post Season Tournament field is set and the Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team finds themselves coming in as the No. 4 seed.
  • Poets Beat Oxy 9-2 to End Regular Season
    April 18, 2018
    The Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team ended the regular season Wednesday night against Occidental College winning 9-2 to keep a firm hold on 4th Place within the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Standings.
  • Poets blanked on Senior Day by Regals
    April 14, 2018
    The Whittier College Water Polo team celebrated their graduating class Saturday morning at the Lillian Slade Aquatic Center but couldn’t send them off with a win as they were held scoreless 8-0 against Cal Lutheran University.
  • Water Polo takes out Redlands; Remain in hunt for SCIAC Post Season
    April 11, 2018
    The Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team kept their Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Post Season Tournament hopes alive Wednesday night as they took out the University of Redlands 13-6.
  • Poet Comeback Falls Short in 12-11 Loss to Chapman
    April 07, 2018
    The Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team faced a tough task Saturday morning at the Allred Olympic Pool coming from five down to tie things up only to fall 12-11 to Chapman University.
  • Poets get back on track with 10-6 win over La Verne
    April 04, 2018
    The Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team got back on track Wednesday night at the Lillian Slade Aquatic Center as they held off the University of La Verne 10-6 to keep their Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Post-Season Tournament hopes alive.
  • Poets open second round of SCIAC with loss to Sagehens
    March 31, 2018
    The Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team opened up their second round of Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) play Saturday but couldn’t get past the Sagehens of Pomona-Pitzer as they fell 14-4.
  • Whittier Drops Two to VMI and Claremont-M-S
    March 26, 2018
    The Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team dropped two contests this week against the Virginia Military Institute (VMI) (11-6) and Claremont-M-S (11-7).
  • Water Polo takes on Caltech, Azusa Pacific, and Brown
    March 24, 2018
    It was a busy Saturday for the Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team as they took part in three games against Caltech, Azusa Pacific, and Brown University.
  • Support Women's Water Polo During Big Poet Give
    March 22, 2018
    Calling all Women’s Water Polo alumni! Please answer your phones tonight between 5-8pm (PT) to chat with our current players! As part of this year’s Big Poet Give (3.28) a generous donor and former Poet athlete is challenging the water polo team to get 50 people to participate. For more information, please visit: www.whittier.edu/bigpoetgive
  • Poets suffer tough loss to Regals
    March 17, 2018
    The Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team saw their three game winning streak come to an end Saturday morning at the hands of the Regals of Cal Lutheran University falling 11-4 at the Samuelson Aquatics Center.
  • Water Polo cruises past Redlands 9-3
    March 15, 2018
    The Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team continues to look strong within Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) play as they cruised past the University of Redlands Thursday night 9-3 at the Lillian Slade Aquatic Center.
  • Water Polo Makes Quick Work of Oxy 18-6
    March 13, 2018
    The Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team made quick work of Occidental College Tuesday night as they rolled to the 18-6 victory.
  • Whittier edges Chapman 13-10 for first SCIAC win
    March 10, 2018
    The Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team picked up a big win Saturday morning notching their first Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) victory holding off Chapman University 13-10.
  • Water Polo stunned by La Verne 10-6
    March 07, 2018
    The Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team was stunned Wednesday night as they fell to the University of La Verne 10-6 at Las Flores Pool.
  • Poets top Div. I Villanova 13-11 in OT
    March 05, 2018
    The Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team picked up their biggest win on the season thus far as they edged Division I Villanova University 13-11 in OT.
  • Whittier faces Cal State Monterey Bay and UC San Diego on Day 2 of Claremont Convergence
    March 03, 2018
    The Whittier College Women’s Water Polo team had a tough second day of the Claremont Convergence Saturday as they dropped both contests to Cal State Monterey Bay (12-9) and UC San Diego (17-2).