2019 Kangaroo Women's Water Polo News

  • Wong Named CWPA Rookie of the Year
    April 17, 2019
    SHERMAN, Texas –Austin College women’s water polo player Lexi Wong has been named the 2019 Collegiate Water Polo Association Division III Rookie of the Year, the organization has announced.
  • 'Roos Fall to Macalester in CWPA Championship
    April 14, 2019
    NEW LONDON, Conn. - The Austin College women's water polo team battled to the end, but the 'Roos came up short against top-seeded Macalester in the title game of the CWPA Division III Tournament on Sunday afternoon, falling 8-5. The 'Roos finish their inaugural year with a 8-9 overall record.
  • 'Roo Women's Water Polo Advances to CWPA Championship
    April 13, 2019
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – The Austin College women’s water polo team made history on Saturday, becoming the first program in its first year to ever advance to the Collegiate Water Polo Association Division III title game with a 7-2 win over Carthage in the semifinal round.
  • 'Roos Set for CWPA Tournament
    April 12, 2019
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College women's water polo team will get its first ever postseason underway on Friday, as the 'Roos take on Penn State Behrend in the first round of the CWPA Championships in New London, Connecticut.
  • Women's Water Polo Rolls to CWPA First Round Win
    April 12, 2019
    NEW LONDON, Conn. - The Austin College women's water polo team out-scored Penn State Behrend 7-0 in the fourth quarter as the 'Roos ran away with a 19-7 victory in the opening round of the CWPA Division III Championships on Friday. The 'Roos are now 7-8 on the year and head to the semifinals against Carthage College on Saturday.
  • Four From 'Roo Women's Water Polo Earn All-CWPA
    April 11, 2019
    SHERMAN, Texas – Lexi Wong was named the College Water Polo Association Division III West Region Rookie of the Year, and she and teammates Brooke Le, Presley Woods, and Valery Piachonkina also earned All-CWPA honors, the organization has announced. 
  • Le Named CWPA Rookie of the Week
    April 03, 2019
    SHERMAN, Texas – Austin College women’s water polo player Brooke Le has been named the Collegiate Water Polo Association Rookie of the Week, the organization has announced. She’s the third ‘Roo to earn the distinction this season.
  • Women's Water Polo Cracks CWPA Top 10
    April 03, 2019
    SHERMAN, Texas – After winning three straight to close out last weekend’s Collegiate Water Polo Association tournament in St. Paul, Minnesota, the Austin College women’s water polo team has entered the CWPA Division III Top 10.
  • Women's Water Polo Notches First Win Over Ranked Opponent
    March 30, 2019
    ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Austin College women's water polo team split its two games on Saturday at a CWPA tournament hosted by No. 8-ranked Macalester, falling 8-6 to the host school before topping No. 10-ranked Monmouth 14-9. That marks the first win over a ranked opponent for the first-year program.
  • Woods Named CWPA Player and Rookie of the Week
    March 19, 2019
    SHERMAN, Texas – Austin College women’s water polo player Presley Woods has been named both the Player and Rookie of the Week by the Collegiate Water Polo Association, the organization has announced.
  • Women's Water Polo Topped by Redlands and Chapman
    March 16, 2019
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College women's water polo team fell in each of its final two spring break games in California on Saturday, dropping a 16-7 decision to No. 5 Redlands and a 13-10 game to No. 6 Chapman. The 'Roos are now 3-7 overall on the year.
  • 'Roos Drop Pair to Concordia and Occidental
    March 13, 2019
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College women's water polo dropped a pair of games against Concordia University-Irvine and Division III No. 10-ranked Occidental on Wednesday, bringing the 'Roos to 3-5 overall on the year.
  • 'Roos Top Connecticut College, Fall to D1 Cal State Northridge
    March 12, 2019
    NORTHRIDGE, Calif. - The Austin College women's water polo team cruised to a 14-6 victory over NCAA Division III foe Connecticut College on Tuesday, before falling to Division I opponent Cal State Northridge 20-3 on the team's first day of action on their spring break trip to California.
  • Wong, Piachonkina Earn CWPA Honors
    March 05, 2019
    SHERMAN, Texas – Austin College women’s water polo players Lexi Wong and Valery Piachonkina have been named the College Water Polo Association Newcomer and Co-Defensive Player of the Week, respectively, the organization has announced.
  • 'Roos Split with Carthage and Monmouth
    March 03, 2019
    SPINGFIELD, Ohio - The Austin College women's water polo team wrapped up the first weekend of varsity competition in program history on Sunday, topping Carthage 15-3 before being edged by Monmouth College 14-12. The 'Roos are now 2-2 on the year.
  • Women's Water Polo Earns Historic First Win
    March 02, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Ohio - The Austin College women's water polo team made history on Saturday as the 'Roos took the pool for the first time ever as a varsity program. The 'Roos dropped their first game 11-7 against Macalester, but bounced back and picked up the first victory in program history with a 9-6 win over Wittenberg.
  • 'Roo Women's Water Polo Set to Make History
    February 27, 2019
    SHERMAN, Texas - This weekend, the Austin College women's water polo team will take to the pool for the program's first ever varsity matches as the 'Roos travel to Springfield, Ohio to take on Macalester, Wittenberg, Carthage, and Monmouth.