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Girls Water Polo Wins State Championship

A team on a mission. That’s the only way you could describe the state tournament weekend for the Okemos Girls Water Polo team. Two weekends ago at regionals, the team was pushed to the brink and back with a pair of close games. Their reward for surviving the weekend was a date with the two […]

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Girls Water Polo Wins Regional Championship

The varsity girls water polo team was down at Birmingham Groves this past weekend for the 2014 MWPA East Regional Championships. The Chieftains, fresh off a district title, competed in the 8 team field against some of top teams in the state of Michigan and came away with the regional championship.   Okemos 11 Ann […]

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Girls Water Polo Wins District Championship

The 2014 Chieftains entered the MWPA District Tournament this weekend as a top overall seed, and they did not disappoint displaying great team offense and defense en route to three straight victories and the district title. The Chieftains never trailed all weekend  holding the three teams to a combined six goals. As a result, the […]

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Varsity Water Polo Wins At Mason

The varsity water polo team rebounded from its first loss of the season with an impressive 15-3 victory over Mason. The Chiefs built an 8-0 lead before Mason tallied their first goal of the game. Katie Dudley paced the team with four goals, freshman Isabella Morris tallied three, Alex Chow and Sarah Williams had two […]

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Girls Water Polo Finishes 2nd At Rockford Tournament

The varsity water polo team completed a 3-1 weekend finishing in second place at the Rockford Varsity Invite. The team won contests against East Kentwood, Lincoln-Way Central (Chicago, IL), and Rockford. The lone loss came at the hands of the #1 team in the state of Illinois – Fenwick High School.   Okemos 14 East […]

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Water Polo Wins On Senior Night

In a night honoring four terrific seniors: Katie Dudley, Molly Schools, Rachel Sternik, and Emily Wozena, the Chiefs posted an impressive 21-1 win over Haslett. The Chiefs got off to another fast start jumping out to a 10-0 lead in the opening quarter. This game featured terrific teamwork once again as 10 different players tallied […]

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Water Polo Completes Illinois Sweep

The varsity water polo team travelled to Lincolnshire, IL for one of the best high school tournaments in the Midwest at Stevenson High School. The 2014 tournament featured seven of the top teams from the state of Illinois and the state of Michigan. The Chiefs took on #1 Fenwick, #3 Stevenson, #7 McAuley, and #8 […]

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Water Polo Beats Grand Ledge 18-2

For the second time this week the Okemos girls water polo team hit the road. This time they made the trip across Lansing to face district rival Grand Ledge, and once again the Chiefs put together a complete effort knocking off Grand Ledge 18-2. Okemos started off with an impressive 9-0 opening quarter and never […]

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Varsity Water Polo Downs Ann Arbor Skyline 12-3

The varsity girls water polo travelled down to Ann Arbor to take on the ninth-ranked Ann Arbor Skyline Eagles on Monday night. In another complete team effort, the Chiefs defeated the Eagles 12-3. Okemos set the tone early scoring a goal on the game’s opening possession from senior Katie Dudley. The lead continued to grow throughout […]

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Girls Varsity Water Polo Wins District Opener 18-3

The girls varsity water polo team opened their district regular season portion of the schedule tonight with an impressive 18-3 victory over Holt/East Lansing in Okemos tonight. Once again the team showed great team defense and offense jumping out to a 1-0 just 12 seconds into the game and building a 7-2 lead in the […]

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