SOVA Water Polo

SOVA Pool Locations
  • El Diamante (EDHS) 5100 W. Whitendale Visalia, CA 93277

  • Golden West (GWHS) 1717 McAuliff Road Visalia, CA 93292

  • Mt. Whitney (MWHS) 900 South Conyer Visalia, CA 93277

  • Redwood (RHS) 1001 W. Main Street Visalia , CA 93291

  • Exeter (EUHS) 505 Rocky Hill Dr Exeter, CA 93221

  • Lemoore (LHS) 101 E Bush St. Lemoore, CA 93245


 
Tony Azevedo Shooting Clinic & 6-8 Skills Challenge
Posted Mar 10, 2019

AT CAPACITY - REGISTRATION IS CLOSED

10:00 AM Saturday, March 23rd at Mt. Whitney High School in Visalia, Ca.

$100.00 Registration Fee

USA Olympic Water Polo legend, Tony Azevedo and his training staff will provide a shooting clinic and 6-8 Skills Challenge.

Tony Azavedo is arguably the best water polo player to play for USA Water Polo. A five time Olympic Captain, Tony brings all of his water polo knowledge and skill to Visalia, Ca. for a hands on shooting clinic tailored to teach young water players the fundamentals and technique required to become a stand out shooter.

Additionally, attending players will be tested in the 6-8 Skills Challenge. A test of core water skills administered through seven separate testing stations.  Please click this link to read more about the 6-8 Skills Challenge: CLICK HERE 

 

 

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REGISTRATION PRO-RATED FOR FEB - MAR - APR 2019

Registration for Winter/Spring 2019 has been pro-rated for the remaining three of four months;

February, March & April: $375.00 Registration Fee - $93.75 = $281.25

For paymemt plan:

$135.00 Initial Payment + 2 auto-withdrawal payments of $73.13 March 1st and April 1st.


SOVA LEMOORE WINTER/SPRING SESSION

Please use the registration button below:

Lemoore Players - Please use this registration
If you have questions or problems, please read our Troubleshooting Guide.
 
South Valley Water Polo Club - Announcements
  • Tony Azevedo Shooting Clinic - Mt. Whitney High School

    Posted March 11, 2019
    Tony Azevedo Shooting Clinic - Mt. Whitney High School

    REGISTER NOW - CLICK HERE

    10:00 AM Saturday, March 23rd at Mt. Whitney High School in Visalia, Ca.

     $100.00 Registration Fee

    USA Olympic Water Polo legend, Tony Azevedo and his training staff will provide a shooting clinic and 6-8 Skills Challenge.

    Tony Azavedo is arguably the best water polo player to play for Team USA Water Polo. A five time Olympic Captain, Tony brings all of his water polo knowledge and skill to Visalia, Ca. for a hands on shooting clinic tailored to teach young water players the fundamentals and technique required to become a stand out shooter.

    Additionally, attending players will be tested in the 6-8 Skills Challenge. A test of core water skills administered through seven separate testing stations.  

    Please click this link to read more about the 6-8 Skills Challenge: CLICK HERE 

    Maximum capacity for the clinic is 50 players.  Registration link will be deactivated after the maximum has been reached.

  • Parent Guide to SOVA Operations

    Posted January 13, 2019
    Parent Guide to SOVA Operations

    This guide is to help parents understand the SOVA registration process and access the systems we use to communicate important club information. The guide covers:

    Registration and Fees

    Family Discounts

    Payment Plan

    Partial Registration Scholarship

    Practice and Tournament Schedules

    Pay Tournament Fees

    Use TEAM CONNECT Mobile Application

     

  • Partial Registration Scholarship Application

    Posted January 12, 2019
    Partial Registration Scholarship Application

    Our goal is to make SOVA Water Polo available to any young person who wants to play.  We understand not all families have the same available resources. The attached file is the SOVA Application for a Partial Registration Scholarship in the amount of $150.00. For scholarship consideration:

    1. Register your player(s) and select the Payment Plan.

    2. You will pay the $135.00 initial fee during online registration.

    3. Fill out the application, sign it, scan and email to director@sovawaterpolo.com

    When the scholarship is awarded, a $150.00 credit will be applied to your account.  The remaining balance due will be divided into three equal monthly payments on Feb 1st, Mar 1st and April 1st.

  • 2019 Winter/Spring Registration

    Posted January 1, 2019

    Online Regsitration for SOVA 2019 Winter/Spring Session opens Friday January 4th.

 
SOVA 2019 Winter/Spring Water Polo

2019 WINTER/SPRING SESSION ONLINE PLAYER REGISTRATION IS OPEN

Practice Information

Boys 18U:

@ El Diamante Pool Tuesday evenings 7 PM to 9 PM & Saturday 10 AM to Noon

Invitational scrimmage with Masters & Pioneer Polo @ MWHS Thursday evenings 7 PM to 9 PM

Boys 16U:

@ Golden West Pool Tuesday evenings 7 PM to 9 PM & Saturday 9:00 AM to Noon

Boys 14U, Boys 12U, Boys 10U, Girls 18U, Girls 16U, Girls 14U, Gilrs 12U, Girls 10U:

@ MWHS Pool Mon - Tues - Wed 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

SOVA - Lemoore HS Practice Schedule: 6 PM - 8 PM Wednesdays & 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Saturdays

Registration & Tournament Fees

Winter/Spring Session registration is $375.00* per player January through Mid-May

Family/Multi-Player Discount is $50.00 off for the 2nd, 3rd and 4th family player.

Payment Plan option: $135.00 at sign up (per player), $80.00 Feb 1st, March 1st and April 1st (per player)

****Please ask a coach about our Partial Registration Scholarship of $150.00****

Tournament Fees: Paid separately online by due date for each tournament (per player). Fee amounts will be posted online.

*SOVA is committed to making water polo available to all student-athletes interested in playing. If there is a financial issue inhibiting a player from participating please contact a SOVA coach. SOVA provides partial registration fee scholarships on a case-by-case basis to ensure everyone has the opportunity to play.

 

Calendar of Events

South Valley Water Polo Club - Visalia

SOVA is South Valley Water Polo Club. SOVA offers teams for boys and girls from ages 8 to 18. We are a registered USA Water Polo club and we attend water polo tournaments throughout the state. Our focus is on the development of basic and then advanced water polo skills and techniques for the individual and the team. Our SOVA players come from Visalia, Three Rivers, Exeter, Strathmore, Tulare, Hanford, Lemoore and Kingsburg. SOVA boys and girls players represent 30 different South Valley schools. Players are welcome from any city and school in the South Valley.

Current South Valley Water Polo (SOVA) players attend the following High Schools, Middle Schools and Elementary Schools:

17 High Schools 12 Middle Schools 5 Elementary Schools

El Diamante HS

Redwood HS

Mt. Whitney HS

Golden West HS

Lemoore HS

Hanford HS

Hanford West HS

VTEC

Mission Oak HS

Tulare Western HS

Tulare Union HS

Sierra Pacific HS

Kingsburg HS

Strathmore HS

Exeter HS

Monache HS

Porterville HS

Green Acres

Sycamore Valley Academy

Valley Oak

Live Oak

Three Rivers Union

La Hoya

St. Paul

Valley Life Charter

Central Valley Christian

Alpine Vista (TCSD)

George McCann

Sundale

Royal Oaks

Hurley

Waukena

Shannon Ranch

Oak Grove

If you have questions or problems, please read our Troubleshooting Guide.

Board of Directors

  • Jay Peters Director

  • Jeff Hohne Director

  • Michael Yenigues Director

  • Molly Niederreiter Director

  • Rick Nordell Director

  • Rory Collinwood Director

  • Tom Felsted Director