14U Boys Travel

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ABOUT: Rain City’s 14U Boys Travel Team is a competitive program for boys in the Greater Seattle and Eastside area that aspire to play water polo at a high level and attend tournaments locally and nationally.

AGES: Boys ages 13 or 14 as of August 1st. Experienced 12 year-olds may be invited to participate at the coaches discretion.

SESSIONS: Athletes can participate in any or all of Rain City’s fall, winter, spring and summer sessions

COACHES: Thor Tyson and Matt Gumpert are the 14U boys coaches

PARENT REPSJeni Gaisser (Seattle) & Anett Meinzinger (Eastside) are the 14U Boys Travel parent reps

TOURNAMENTS: Athletes are highly encouraged but not required to attend tournaments. Tournament fees are not included in session costs.

USA WATER POLO: All athletes must be registered with and current members of USA Water Polo. For more information about USA Water Polo Membership, click here.

QUESTIONS: Please contact the parent reps.

SPRING 2017

Dates:
February 27 – May 10

Practices:
Mon: 7:30 – 9:30 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club (dryland 7:30-8:00)
Tue: 7:00 – 9:00 pm @ Sand Point Country Club
Wed: 7:30 – 9:30 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club (dryland 7:30-8:00)
Thu: 7:00 – 9:00 pm @ Sand Point Country Club

Cost:
3x per week: $575
4x per week: $650

Tournaments:
THills Kickoff @ Beaverton, OR (March 11)
Rain City Invite @ KCAC (March 31–April 2)
Boys Junior Olympics Qualifiers @ Gresham, OR (May 12–14)

Scrimmages:
March 17, 7:30 – 9:00 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club
April 7, 7:30 – 9:00 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club
May 5, 7:30 – 9:00 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club (intrasquad scrimmage and end-of-season celebration for ALL players ages 11–14)

Scrimmage League:
Saturday mornings March 18, March 25, April 15, and May 6 @ Edgebrook Club

Registration:
Click here to register

SUMMER 2017

Dates:
May 15 – July 20

Practices:
May 15 – May 29
Mon: 7:30 – 9:30 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club (dryland 7:30-8:00) [no practice 5/29]
Tue: 7:30 – 9:30 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club
Wed: 7:30 – 9:30 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club (dryland 7:30-8:00)
Thu: 7:30 – 9:30 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club

May 30 – June 18
Mon: 7:30 – 9:30 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club (dryland 7:30-8:00)
Tue: 7:30 – 9:30 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club
Wed: 7:30 – 9:30 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club (dryland 7:30-8:00)
Thu: 7:30 – 9:30 pm @ King County Aquatics Center

June 19 – July 20
Mon: 7:30 – 9:30 pm @ King County Aquatics Center
Tue: 7:30 – 9:30 pm @ King County Aquatics Center [no practice 7/4]
Wed: 7:30 – 9:30 pm @ King County Aquatics Center
Thu: 7:30 – 9:30 pm @ King County Aquatics Center

Cost:
TBD

Tournaments:
Puget Summer @ Tacoma, WA (June 17–18)
PNW Summer Champs @ Gresham, OR (July 1–2)
Junior Olympics @ Orange County, CA (July 22–25)

Scrimmages:
May 19, 7:30 – 9:00 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club
June 2, 7:30 – 9:00 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club

Registration:
Available late March

FALL 2017

Dates:
September 18 – November 12

Practices:
Mon: 7:00 – 8:30 pm @ Sand Point Country Club
Tue: 6:30 – 8:00 pm @ Sand Point Country Club & 5:00 – 6:30 pm @ Woodridge Swim Club
Wed: 7:00 – 8:30 pm @ Sand Point Country Club
Thu: 6:30 – 8:00 pm @ Sand Point Country Club & 5:00 – 6:30 pm @ Woodridge Swim Club
Sun: 6:00 – 7:30 pm @ Woodridge Swim Club

Cost:
2x per week: TBD
3x per week: TBD
4x per week: TBD

Games:
Saturday mornings @ Edgebrook Club

Tournaments:
Pacific Northwest Youth League @ Mercer Island, Surrey BC & Victoria BC
Spooktacular @ Victoria, BC (early November)

Registration:
Available late July

WINTER 2016-17

 

Dates:
November 20 – February 18

Practices:
Mon: 7:00 – 9:00 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club (dryland 7:00-7:30)
Tue: 7:30 – 9:30 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club
Wed: 7:00 – 9:00 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club (dryland 7:00-7:30)
Wed: 7:30 – 9:30 pm @ Mercer Island Country Club

Cost:
2x per week: TBD
3x per week: TBD
4x per week: TBD

Tournaments:
THills New Years Tournament @ Beaverton, OR (early Jan)
Valentines International Tournament @ Victoria, BC (mid Feb)

Registration:
Available late November

TEAM EVENTS

Each session, Rain City’s Youth group puts together several fun team-building events, including inner tube water polo, Gameworks excursions and trips to local High School games. Keep an eye on your email for our next fun event! If you would like to help organize our next team event, contact Kirsten at kirstenotis@gmail.com.

Youth at Gameworks