14U Girls and Boys Teams


Program for beginning to advance level players. Emphasis on skill development, swimming, fitness, ball skills, tactics, team strategies, and the enjoyment of game playing tournaments. Shore's water polo teams at made up of inspiring, motivated, young athletes who compete at higher levels.

The teams practice year-round and compete in scrimmages, local and travel leagues and tournaments. The team practices 5 days per week; 3 days per week water polo, and 2 days per week of swim conditioning. 

Can join at anytime! All boys or girls between the ages of 13-14 who would enjoy learning how to play water polo are encouraged to come to a One Week Free Trial. 14U Boys please attend one of Shore's 14U C practice or 14U Novice practice. Placement of team will be determined by Shore's coaching staff.

Players must be able to swim a full 50 meters without assistance and be comfortable with basic swimming. Swim Tests will be given by Shore's coaching staff prior to practice.

FALL Session: Aug 28th - Dec 15th / 15 week session

14U Girls Team - Head Coach Elisa Ponce

  • Team Parent / Daina Grover @ longbeachsi@gmail.com

14U Boys Teams / Head Coach Dimitris Lappas

  • Team Parent  / Kelly Walty @ kwalty@msn.com

Practice Schedule: 14U Girls /// CHECK CALENDAR ///

  • Mon & Wed water polo practice @ 4:30 to 6:30 at Wilson
  • Tues & Thurs water polo practice @ 4:30 to 6:30 at Belmont
  • Fri swim practice @ 5:00 to 7:00pm at CSULB

Practice Schedule: 14U Boys /// CHECK CALENDAR /// Pool CSULB

  • Mon & Wed water polo practice @ 7:00pm to 9:00pm at CSULB
  • Tues & Thurs swim practice @ 5:00pm to 7:00pm at CSULB
  • Sat water polo practice@ 8:00 to 10:00am at CSULB

Leagues / Tournaments for FALL / Posted on Calendar /Register Online NOW!

  • 14 Boys: 9/17, 10/08, 10/22, 11/05
  • 14 Girls: 9/17, 09/24, 10/22, 10/29
  • 2017 Evan Cousineau Cup / All Teams 10/14-10/15

Can join at anytime! Fees will be pro rated for new members only.

All players MUST have a current 2017 membership with USA Water Polo & have completed the Shore online registration in order to participate after one week free trial.

Click on Free Trial Button for step by step instructions on how to join.

How to join Shore Aquatics Water Polo after FREE TRIAL

 1. Go to www.usawaterpolo.org and complete the 3 step new membership process. 3 step process:

  • Join
  • Upload picture of your player and
  • Complete the age verification.
  • For Splash 5-9yrs, join Bronze for $35.00, located on the bottom.
  • For 10-18U, join Silver for non traveling team $75, join GOLD for JO players.
  • USA Water Polo will issue your player their USA Water Polo #.

2. Next, return here, from home screen, click on H20 Polo Registration Red button on the far right hand side.

3. Complete the online registration. Note emails will be sent from emails that are listed on your registration form. Please enter both parent's emails, (players)

4. Record your personal log in and password.

5. You will be entering your credit card for payment. Your CC on file will pay for registration and for upcoming tournaments.

6. Fees will be pro rated/ Pro rated session fees will not be charged to your CC until the session fee has been reduced for the remaining weeks of the session. (New members only)

7. Tournaments are additional and always optional.