Final Results from the NSW U18 Mens State Championship
The NSW U18 Mens State Championships is on this week, Monday 18th - Wednesday 20th January at Parramatta Pool.
Check back here to be kept up-to-date with results and a daily wrap-up each day.
Lucas Mackaway - Hunter Hurricanes
Chaz Poot - Sydney Uni
Charlie Negus - UNSW Wests
Sam Nangle - UNSW Wests
Harry Shaw (GK) - Sydney Uni
Keelan Milinkovic Cronulla
Most Valuable Player
Keenan Marsden - Hunter Hurricanes
Day 3 Wrap Up
Day 3, the final day of the U18 Men's State Championships, and we saw some great competition.
The playoff for 8th and 7th saw UNSW Wests White defeat Sydney Uni Gold 11 - 4, Matthew Sharpe starring for Wests with 4 goals.
In the playoff for 5th and 6th, UTS Balmain prevailed over Drummoyne 7 – 4, Andrew Sharp starring with the ball, netting 4 goals.
Cronulla defeated Sydney Uni Blue in the 3rd vs 4th playoff, 10 goals to 9. It was a thriller with Keelan Milinkovic starring for Cronulla with 4 goals.
The Grand Final saw UNSW Wests Black vs Hunter Hurricanes and it was a great game of water polo, with Hunter taking the win, 17-8. Keenan Marsden was the super star for Hunter with 6 goals.
Thanks to all referees throughout the tournament; Conor Davis, Ash Kaesler, Sam Stanton, Harry Sanderson, Ken Miranda, Rok Crnika, Mark Robinson, and Monica Vavic.
Thanks for a wonderful championships well done to all involved.
Day 2 Wrap Up
Another scorcher out at Parramatta today for the U18 Men's State Championships. We had plenty of action with some critical games determining semi-final positions and final placings after the rounds.
UNSW Wests Black knocked off 3rd placed Hunter Hurricanes, 12 - 9, resulting in an equal first place finish between Sydney Uni Blue and UNSW Wests Black. To determine first we measured both teams results against 3rd place Hunter, resulting in both teams winning by 3 goals. On the technicality, UNSW Wests Black moved to first position as they scored more goals against 3rd placed Hunter than Sydney Uni Blue did.
The other upset of the day was Cronulla toppling the young Drummoyne team who ran out of gas, losing 8 – 4. This cemented Cronulla in 4th position with a semi-final opportunity.
All other results can be found by following the links above.
Day 1 Wrap Up
What a great day out at Parramatta for Day 1 of our U18 Mens State Championships. Games started at 7.30am, through to 4.30pm and we saw some great water polo.
There has been some dominant performances, particularly from UNSW Wests Black, who have comprehensively won all three of their games, including a 25 nil performance. There has also been some very strong performances from the Sydney Uni Blue team.
Congratulations to all players, referees, parents, and officials for a great day especially, in the heat.
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Looking forward to more great performances tomorrow and maybe even a few upsets see you all bright and early 7.30am tomorrow!!