Monthly Archives: March 2011

Check Out Results from the First High School Water Polo Matches

  A total of eight games were played over the weekend of March 26-27. Five were played on Saturday and three were played on Sunday. I was unable to be present at the games, but I have reports from those … Continue reading

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Bova Coaching La Cueva

I was just informed that Robbie Bova is now the head coach of La Cueva High School’s water polo team. The reasons are unclear at this point, but sources have said that the previous head coach stepped down because he was … Continue reading

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Colorado Water Polo Honors Coach Grier Laughlin with Memorial Tournament

To honor the memory of water polo coach Grier Laughlin, Colorado Water Polo will be hosting the first annual Grier Laughlin Memorial Tournament April 2-3, 2011. Proceeds of the tournament will be donated to a memorial fund which was created … Continue reading

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Northern Swim Teams Sprint to Win at Waukesha Sectionals Swim Meet

Waukesha High School, in Waukesha, Wisconsin, hosted a sectionals swim meet March 10-13, 2011. While New Mexico’s teams did not place as well as they might have hoped, the home team did well. Teams from Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan also placed … Continue reading

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Cibola Struggles to Fill Its Roster

So far, Cibola and Valley high schools have had little response for their boy’s water polo team. Only two players are on the roster. Janet Lyon-Huffman, head of New Mexico High School Water Polo is looking for more players. This … Continue reading

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Coach Profile: Robbie Bova Returns to St. Pius Water Polo

“Robbie Jean Bova (formerly Robbie Jean Larson) was a three-time All-America (1995-97) and the 1995 Player of the Year while at Slippery Rock University. A team captain in both 1996 and 1997, she helped lead the Rock to a record 100 … Continue reading

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Playing Water Polo in the Deserts of New Mexico

Water Polo is a growing sport in New Mexico, with playing opportunities for 14-and-under, high school, club, college, and masters levels. Coaches Janet Lyon-Huffman and Robbie Bova have worked to promote water polo throughout the state of New Mexico, and … Continue reading

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