Men's Senior National Team

Alumni Wins 2017 Men's Senior Nationals Title


Alumni claimed the crown at the final National League event of the summer, earning first place at Senior Nationals
Aug. 7, 2017

Berkeley, CA - August 7 - The 2017 National League summer schedule came to a close on Sunday at the Legends Aquatic Center in Berkeley with the Men's Senior Nationals. After the New York Athletic Club and Olympic Club had won all the previous events this year, a new champion emerged in Alumni. In round-robin competition Alumni never lost, posting a 4-0 record and clinching their title with victories over the aforementioned New York Athletic Club and Olympic Club on the final day of action.

Nikola Vavic led the way scoring four goals in the win over NYAC and three more in the victory over Olympic Club. Alumni goalkeeper and 2012 Olympian Chay Lapin was named MVP after posting 33 saves on Sunday. Alumni added wins over Newport and Golden Bear on Saturday.  

With an 11-10 win over Olympic Club later in the day the New York Athletic Club took second place and Olympic Club ended in third. For complete tournament results, click here. Visit TheFOSH.net for match stats. All games were streamed LIVE and are archived at YouTube.com/USAWP and Facebook.com/USAWP. See below for a replay of Alumni vs Olympic Club. 

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