Season Info

San Jose Almaden Water Polo

Winter 2021-22 Season: Nov. 29 – Feb. 6

Welcome to SJA’s Winter 2021-2022 Season!

We hope all of our high school athletes had a successful high school season! We are excited to have all of our athletes back with us! This winter we will be offering practices for all skill levels ranging from beginners to advanced. We are offering five practices per week for our 18u and 16u groups (3 water polo, 2 conditioning), four practices a week for our 14u groups (3 water polo, 1 conditioning), three practices a week for our 12U groups, two a week for our 10U Mixed group, and back by popular demand, our Fundamentals class for those brand new (5 years old +) that would like to learn basic swimming and egg beater skills. Our coaches are excited to see the kids, and welcome new members!

Please contact Tony Samson at sjawaterpolo@gmail.com with any questions.

Thanks!  See you on the pool deck!

 

Groups:    

  • 12U, 14U, 16U, and 18U boys and girls
  • 10U mixed
  • Fundamentals

Cost:

  • 10U Mixed: $250
  • Fundamentals: $150
  • 12U Boys/Girls $700
  • 14U Boys/Girls $720
  • 16U/18U Boys&Girls $760

Registration

Online registration HERE.  Please register by Friday, November 26.  Note: when you register, please ensure you also sign up for a (or renew if needed) USA Water Polo Membership.  www.usawaterpolo.org

Schedule:  

  •  10U Mixed: Saturday and Sunday; 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm @ Gunderson
  •   Fundamentals: Saturday and Sunday; 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm @ Gunderson
  • 12U Girls: Monday, Wednesday, Friday; 4:00 pm – 5:45 pm @ Branham HS
  • 14U Girls: Monday, Wednesday, Friday; 4:00 pm- 6:00 pm @ Branham HS, Tuesday 6:00 pm-7:00 pm @ Leland HS (swim conditioning)
  • 16/18U Girls: Monday, Wednesday, Friday; 6:00 pm-8:00 pm @ Branham HS
  • Tuesday 7:00 pm-8:30 pm, Thursday 6:00 pm-7:30 pm @ Leland HS (Swim Conditioning)
  • 12U Boys: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday; 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm @ Gunderson
  • 14U Boys: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday; 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm @ Gunderson; Tuesday 6:00 pm-7:00 pm @ Leland HS (swim conditioning)
  • 16U/18U Boys: Tuesday, Thursday; 6:00-8:00 pm @ Branham HS, Friday 7:00-9:00 pm @ Gunderson HS
  • Monday, Wednesday; 6:00-7:30 pm Leland HS (Swim Conditioning)

*Practice Schedule is tentative

Practice Sites   

  • Gunderson High School – 622 Gaundabert Ln, San Jose, CA 95136
  • Branham High School – 1570 Branham Ln, San Jose, CA 95118
  • Leland High School – 6677 Camden Ave, San Jose, CA 95120

 

Winter Tournaments –

  • Bay Area Gauntlet Winter League (Los Altos/South Bay)
    • 12U/14U Boys and Girls: Dec. 4-5, Jan. 9, Jan. 22-23
    • 16U/18U Boys and Girls: Dec. 11, Jan. 8, Jan. 15-16, Jan. 29
  • Cal Cup Quals
    • 16U and 18U Girls:
    • Dec 12th (Marin)
    • Jan 16th (East Bay)
    • Jan 30th (South Bay- can include Stockton/Modesto area)

 

Possible Travel Tournaments

  • Kap7 Tournaments- Orange County
    • December 11-12; 14u/12u only
    • February 5-6

 

More Tournaments TBD!