Waterpolo News

North Sea Cup

Fantastic result for both Ladies and Mens Scottish teams in Dublin. 

The ladies won Gold with a clean sweep. The players included our own Susan Johnstone, Laura Mathewson and Hannah Edwards.  Well done ladies!

The men's team won Silver.

North Sea Cup (Tri-Nations Tournament)

Congratulations to Hannah Edwards and Laura Mathewson for being selected to represent Scotland in the North Sea Cup, formally known as the Tri-Nations Tournament.

Scotland play Denmark, Ireland and Wales in Dublin on 13th and 14th September.

Swiss 5 Nations: 15th-17th August 2014

The Scotland ladies waterpolo team came in 3rd place at the Swiss 5 Nations Tournament. The tournament was held in Strandbad, Thun.
Congratulations to our girls Susan Johnstone & Laura Mathewson who were part of the Scotland team.
Scotland beat Denmark in the bronze medal match 15-6.

GB U17: 15th-17th August 2014  

Congratulations to Hannah Edwards who played for GB U17 girls in the European tournament held in Germany. The GB team were beaten by Germany, won against Serbia and drew with Netherlands. The GB U17 girls won the silver medal. 

16th June 2014 - Olympia, Menzieshill Whitehall senior men's water polo took part in the Scottish National Leagues, playing against Warrender.  MW won 15-9. Well done to all who played.

The Women play Portobello on Monday 23rd June, again at Olympia. On Tuesday 24th June, women face Dunfermline at Dunfermline. Good luck girls.

18th-20th April 2014-  Congratulations to Ben Parsons for being selected as captain for the Scotland Junior Boys Water Polo Team (98+). Ben was the only Menzieshill Whitehall member to be selected for the 8 Nations Tournament, BRNO, Chez Republic. What a magnificant achivement for Ben. Scotland finished 8th in the tournament, after playing against, Malta, Poland, Ireland, Wales, Switzerland,Chez Republic and Austria. Malta won the tournament.

12/4/14 - Commonwealth Water Polo Tournament Congratulations to the Scotland Ladies Water Polo Team in coming 4th in the tournament. The ladies played against professional players and played some really great polo.

Also congratulations to the Scotland Men's Water Polo Team who finished 3rd, gaining a bronze medal, in the tournament. This was a fantastic achievement for the Scotland team. Again the men were playing against professional players.

18/3/14 - Commonwealth Water Polo Tournament Congratulations to Sara Thomson,Laura Mathewson,Louise Fox and Susan Johnstone for being selected to play for the Scotland Ladies Water Polo Team in the forth coming Commonwealth Tournament being held in Aberdeen 5th-12th April. Also Hannah Edwards is currently first reserve and Logan Shepherd is currently first reserve for the Scotland Mens Water Polo Team. This is a great achievement by all involved and shows their dedication and skill within the game of water polo. A fantastic merit to Menzieshill Whitehall SWPC and to the city of Dundee. Well done to everyone.

21/8 - Countdown to Tri Nations! Theres only three days to go until the Tri Nations at Toll Cross in Glasgow. The club have 11 Players who have been selected for their respective teams which is a great achievement for the club! The time table can be found on the Scottish Waterpolo website! Lets get along and support the players.

Players selected.

Caroline Connor, Louise Fox, Susan Johnstone, Laura Mathewson and Sara Thomson (Senior Ladies).

Beth Fyffe, Emma Coupar, Hannah Edwards and Lesley Nicholson (Junior Ladies).

Ben Parson and Sam Muir (Junior Men). Well Done to all players!

13/8 - Tri Nations Selection for Menzieshill Whitehall players! Congratulations to Beth Fyffe, Emma Coupar, Hannah Edwards and Lesley Nicholson who have all been selected for the Junior Ladies Scotland team. Congratulations also to Sam Muir who has been called up to play for the Junior Mens Scotland team and will join Ben Parsons from the club. All six players will play against Ireland and Wales in a Tri Nations Tournament on August 24/25th in Tollcross. Well Done to all.

20/6 - Tri Nations selection for Menzieshill Whitehall player! Congratulations to Ben Parsons who has been selected for the 96+ Tri Nations Tournament in August! Well Done Ben!

20/6 - Wave 102 Interview. Dundee's local radio station is to run an interview about the club. The interview will air from 7am and will replay throughout the day!

20/6 - Menzieshill Whitehall make the local news! The Evening Telegraph has written a news report with pictures about the club getting into the new pool.

14/6 - Phase 2 Dates for Senior Ladies and Mens teams are now released. Both teams are playing Dunfermline and Portobello in their respective leagues in a play off to be crowned Scottish National League Champions. Check under your teams sub page for dates and times.

14/6 - Scottish Summer Polo Camp dates released. See attachment. Register for a weekend of high quality polo coaching. For players Born 1996 and under.

13/6 - New dates for National Squads! Check for your age group and email your Scotland Squad coach to confirm your attendance. Junior Boys, Ladies and Both Senior Squads.