2015 Santa Clara Women's Water Polo News

January 21, 2015
Ashleigh Bandimere: Career Reflection and Season Outlook
Santa Clara Broncos (SCB) spoke with senior Ashleigh Bandimere (AB) of the women’s water polo team about her career as a Bronco and the outlook for the upcoming season.

October 22, 2014
Gordon Biersch Brewery New Venue for 3rd Annual Women's Water Polo Fundraiser Nov. 8th
The Gordon Biersch Brewery & Bottling Facility, located at 57 East Taylor Street in San Jose will serve as the venue for the 3rd Annual Santa Clara University Women's Water Polo Fundraiser on Saturday, Nov. 8th.

October 13, 2014
Lauren Radich: Working Hard and Staying Focused
Senior water polo player Lauren Radich (LR) talked with Santa Clara Broncos (SCB) about the upcoming season and what she is looking forward to this year. In her years at SCU, Radich has been a key contributor for the Broncos, including seeing time in all 30 games in 2014.

October 7, 2014
Nicolette Balch Reflects on Santa Clara Water Polo
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Senior women’s water polo player Nicolette Balch (NB) talked with Santa Clara Broncos (SCB) about her team, her life here at SCU, and her plans after college.

October 6, 2014
Sheridan Talks Collaboration and Preparation
Junior Erin Sheridan (ES) of the women’s water polo team spoke with Santa Clara Broncos (SCB) about the upcoming season, as well as teamwork both inside and outside the pool.

October 1, 2014
Estrella Reflects on Life in the Water
Junior Sydni Estrella (SE) of the women’s water polo team chatted with Santa Clara Broncos (SCB) about her summer and the previous two years, along with how she became a water polo player.

August 29, 2014
Water Polo Hires Assistant Coach Claire Linney '09
Bronco head coach Keith Wilbur is pleased to announce he has hired an assistant water polo coach, Bronco alum Claire Linney ‘09 for the upcoming year.

August 15, 2014
ACWPC Names Eight Broncos to Academic Team
The Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) announced the 2014 Women’s All Academic Team earlier this week. Eight Broncos landed themselves on the ACWPC All Academic team, including seniors June Afshar, Ashley Letrich, Claire Eadington and Jenny Anderson, junior Ashliegh Bandimere, sophomores Erin Sheridan and Elle Surber and freshman Cathy Cantoni.

August 11, 2014
Eight Women's Water Polo Players Recognized by GCC for Academic Success
The Golden Coast Conference announced the 2014 GCC All-Academic Team on Friday. All told, 64 student-athletes have been selected GCC All-Academic from the seven league members. Eight Broncos were honored for their work in the classroom.

July 25, 2014
Women's Water Polo Fundraiser Set for Nov. 8th
The Santa Clara women's water polo team and the Women's Water Polo Endowment Committee are proud to announce the Third Annual SCU Women's Water Polo Fundraiser. Come mingle with the current team, fellow alumni, parents, and super fans of Bronco women's water polo as we rally behind the ladies and Coach Wilbur for their upcoming season!

June 19, 2014
Women's Water Polo Captain Kaitlin Murphy Named Third-Team All-American
Bronco senior caption Kaitlin Murphy, who led the team in earned ejections and was second in goals, has been named Third Team All-American by the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches.

May 16, 2014
Six Santa Clara Teams Recipients of NCAA Public Recognition Awards For Academic Achievement
Continuing its hard work in the classroom, Santa Clara's men’s outdoor track, women’s golf, women’s rowing, women’s tennis, women’s outdoor track, and women’s water polo teams were all recognized by the NCAA as recipients of the organization's Public Recognition Awards for academic achievement. The NCAA released the APR recognition by highlighting teams that demonstrated a commitment to academic progress and retention of student-athletes by achieving the top APR scores within their respective sports. Specifically, these six teams posted multi-year APRs in the top 10 percent of all squads in each sport. Also, men’s basketball recorded the highest four-year average APR for the West Coast Conference.