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Lady Hornets Launch 2015 Campaign

The Enumclaw High School Girls Water Polo Team launched their 2015 season on Monday, with 19 girls turning out for the first week of practice. 10 Hornets return from the 2014 season, led by Senior Captains Bailey Sexton and Hayley Sonneson. Other veterans returning include senior Madi Woodall, juniors Sierra Clough, Anna Davenport, Brandi Meneghini, Lauren Pratt, Grace Sales, and Hannah Simurdak, and sophomore Emilie Weyer.

Playing water polo for the Hornets for their first year are juniors Lena Freund and Kaitlyn Thorley, and sophomore Shannon Voyles. Freshmen joining the squad are Madison Ely, Morgan Hall, Lindsay Harms, Kate Meneghini, Grace Munnell, and Grace Rich.

The Hornets open competition this spring with the Curtis Jamboree on March 14, in University Place, WA. Enumclaw's first regular season game will be on March 17, when the Hornets host Curtis High School at the Enumclaw Aquatic Center in a 7:30 contest. A JV game will follow the varsity competition.

March 14th Jamboree Schedules

Girls Water Polo Season is Here!

The Washington State Girls High School Water Polo Season starts today, Monday, March 3, with 27 teams starting practice. Competition starts on Saturday, March 14, with two jamborees. Eight teams will take part in a jamboree at Curtis High School, in University Place, WA; 12 teams will participate in a jamboree at Rogers High School, in Puyallup, WA. Regular season competition starts on Monday, March 16.

The Girls Water Polo League has four divisions – the East Division includes Auburn, Auburn Mountainview, Auburn Riverside, Enumclaw, Kentridge, and Tahoma. The West Division includes Foss, Gig Harbor, Lincoln, Mt. Tahoma, Peninsula, South Kitsap, Stadium, and Wilson. Bainbridge Island, Belleviue, Inglemoor, Mercer Island, Newport, Roosevelt, and Shorewood compete in the North Division, and Curtis, Emerald Ridge, Lakes, Puyallup, Rogers, and Sumner make up the South Division.

Four teams from each division will advance to a Regional Tournament, on May 15 and 16, and four teams from each Regional Tournament will advance to the State Tournament, held May 21-23 at Curtis High School.

The season's competition will open at the two jamborees on Saturday, March 14. Curtis, Lakes, Bellevue, Newport, Enumclaw, Gig Harbor, Stadium, and Wilson will compete at the Curtis jamboree. Tahoma, Emerald Ridge, Sumner, Kentridge, Auburn, Lincoln, Bainbridge Island, Rogers, Puyallup, Roosevelt, Auburn Mountainview, and Shorewood will see their first action at the Rogers jamboree.

Good Luck to all the teams this season!

Water Polo Video Of The Day

The Enumclaw High School Water Polo Coaches will be posting a link to a Water Polo Video Of The Day from now to the end of the Girls Water Polo season on the team's Twitter feed, @EnumclawPolo. Videos will include water polo tips, sportsmanship, and inspirational videos. Today's Water Polo Video Of The Day.

Hornet Swimmers Advance to State

Four members of the Enumclaw High School Boys Swim Team have advanced to the Washington State Championships, coming up this weekend at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way, WA.

Bryce VanHoof, Mitchell Petellin, Brandon Vick, and Ethan Horan will represent Enumclaw in the 200 Yard Medley Relay, and the 400 Yard Freestyle Relay. In addition, VanHoof will compete in the 200 Yard Individual Medley and the 100 Yard Breaststroke, Petellin in the 100 Yard Freestyle and 50 Yard Free, Vick in the 500 Yard Freestyle and 200 Yard Free, and Horan in the 200 Yard IM.

The Hornets finished  fourth at the District meet at Renton's Hazen High School last Saturday.

District Results:
200 Medley Relay - (Horan, VanHoof, Vick, Petellin) 4th 1:45.53
500 Yard Free - Brandon Vick 2nd 4:57.05 (new team record)
200 Yard Free - Brandon Vick 3rd 1:52.62
200 Yard IM - Bryce VanHoof 2nd 2:05; Ethan Horan 3rd 2:10.42
100 Yard Free - Mitchell Petellin 3rd 50.11
400 Free Relay (Petellin, Vick, VanHoof, Horan) 3rd 3:22.82

Best of Luck to the Hornets!

Hornet Swim & Dive Advances to District Meet

12 members of the Enumclaw Boys Swim and Dive Team advance to the West Central District Swim Meet this weekend. Diving will take place on Friday at Auburn High School; Swimming will be at Hazen High School on Friday and Saturday

EHS swimmers competing at District Meet:

Ethan Horan - 200 MR, 200 IM, 100 Back, 400 FR
Bryce VanHoof - 200 MR, 200 IM, 100 Breast, 400 FR
Brett Butler - 200 FR
Mitchell Petellin - 200 MR, 50 Free, 100 Free, 400 FR
Evan O'Neil - Diving
Jayson Bates - 200 Free, 500 Free
Brandon Vick - 200 MR, 200 Free, 500 Free, 400 FR
Kyle Morgan - 200 Free, 100 Fly, 200 FR,
Nathan March - 500 Free, 100 Breast
Austin Kaehn - 50 Free, 200 FR, 100 Breast
Reuben Madewell - 200 Free, Diving, 200 FR
Jacob Hechter - 100 Fly, 100 Back

The dive meet is on Friday 2/13 at Auburn High School pool.
Warmups @ 9:00am
Meet starts @ 10:30am
The swim meet is on Friday 2/13 (prelims) and Saturday 2/14 (finals) at Hazen High School.
Warmups @ 4:00pm on both days
Prelims/Finals start @ 5:00pm on both days
Best of luck to all. Go Hornets!