Season Info

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PRESEASON PAPERWORK

To be eligible on the first day of practice, all athletes including incoming freshman must complete an online sports registration (plus ImPACT concussion testing) and have a current physical on file with the BHS Activities Office prior to the start of the season. For more information, visit the BHS athletics website or email the coaches at bellevuewaterpolo@gmail.com. Don’t wait — submit your Athletic Packet now to ensure that you are eligible for the first day of practice.

PRESEASON TRAINING

The 2017 season begins on Monday, August 21st. During the first week of preseason training, athletes are required to attend mandatory two-a-day practices. Morning practices are held daily from 8-10am; evening practices are held from 8:00-9:30pm. A detailed preseason practice schedule will be emailed to the team in early August. To be added to the team distribution list, please send an email to bellevuewaterpolo@gmail.com.

New this year, on August 26th-27th, the team will participate in special team building events.   This weekend will be an excellent opportunity for freshman and new athletes to bond with their teammates before school begins.  More information will be provided in early August.

PRACTICES

During the school year, practices are held at Edgebrook Swim Club.  Practices usually run from 4-6pm, 6-8pm or 8-10pm.  Please refer to Bellevue Water Polo Calendar for current times and locations.

GAMES

Junior varsity games start the first weekend of September and are held on Saturday mornings at Newport Hills Swim & Tennis Club.  JV game times are posted on the Bellevue Water Polo Calendar.  Varsity games start the second week of September. A final varsity schedule will be available on the Bellevue Water Polo Calendar and will be listed here.  Varsity games typically begin 15 minutes after posted start times.

TOURNAMENTS

Varsity

In 2017, the varsity team will attend one out-of-state tournament: the San Diego Invitational in San Diego, CA and the Curtis Varsity Tournament in University Place, WA.  Previously, Bellevue has played in the San Diego Invitational placing 1st in 2015 and 3rd in 2013.

The 2017 Varsity State Tournament is held in November.

Junior Varsity

Each season, the JV team attends at least one tournament. JV tournaments for the upcoming season will be announced in early fall.

The JV State Tournament is held in late October or early November.

 

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2013 varsity team in San Diego

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2012 varsity team in San Diego

2008 varsity team in San Diego