USC wins its seventh ever National Championship

The Trojans, in their victory against No. 3 Stanford, achieved the largest margin of victory in a NCAA women’s water polo championship. (Amanda Chou | Daily Trojan) The perfect revenge to No. 1 USC’s only loss this season was beating No. 3 UCLA in the 2021 NCAA Championship final 18-9 this past weekend. It is […]

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No. 1 Trojans face challenging road to redemption at NCAA Tournament

Redshirt senior forward Chevez Goodwin finished with eight points in the win over Stanford. (Andrew Kerner | Daily Trojan) In a little over two weeks time the No. 1 women’s water polo team will begin their quest for what would be their third NCAA title in the last five years. The 10-team tournament includes the […]

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USC set to battle MPSF conference foes

Redshirt senior goalie Holly Parker is often the catalyst of the team’s energy, encouraging communication and starting off drives. Parker has recorded 111 saves this season. (Alexis Francel | Daily Trojan) It’s that time of the year again — the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation women’s water polo tournament begins this weekend. Participating teams, including first-seeded […]

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A heart for the team

Redshirt senior driver Mammolito scored seven goals over the two-game series against Stanford, earning her MPSF Player of the Week recognition. (Simon Park | Daily Trojan) One early afternoon in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., high school freshman Denise Mammolito tried out for her high school’s water polo team because her best friend wanted to try out. […]

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Talkin’ Troy S6E11: Women’s soccer and women’s water polo updates

The final Talkin’ Troy episode of the semester! This week, deputy sports editor Anthony Gharib and sports editor Taylor Mills discuss women’s soccer and women’s water polo as the two teams head into postseason play. They wrap up the semester by talking about their favorite moments of the Spring 2021 season. Music by Joakim Karud. […]

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Trojans’ perfect season ends in 6-13 loss to Bruins

Redshirt senior driver Denise Mammolito scored three points in Sunday’s loss against UCLA. Mammolito has been the top contributor for this team. (Andrew Kerner | Daily Trojan) In a highly anticipated two-game set against crosstown rival No. 3 UCLA, the No. 1 women’s water polo team lost their first game of the season against the Bruins […]

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Talkin’ Troy S6E10: Women’s Water Polo nears the postseason

Deputy sports editor Anthony Gharib is joined by digital managing editor Lauren Mattice to discuss women’s water polo’s undefeated season so far. They talk about the impressive play from players such as Denise Mammolito and where the team is headed as the season progresses. Music by Joakim Karud. The post Talkin’ Troy S6E10: Women’s Water […]

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No. 1 USC set for another tough two-game series against No. 5 Arizona State

Redshirt senior utility Maud Megens is one of the players being honored at Senior Day. (Simon Park | Daily Trojan) The No. 1 women’s water polo team is gearing up for Senior Day and two matchups against No. 5 Arizona State this weekend. The games will be the Trojans’ last home tilts before heading to […]

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Women’s water polo squashes Stanford

Redshirt senior goalie Holly Parker prepares to save a shot from Stanford’s Chloe Harbilas in USC’s 12-8 win over the Cardinal Saturday. (Simon Park | Daily Trojan) No. 1 women’s water polo remains undefeated after two victories over No. 2 Stanford this weekend. The group is now 14-0 on the season as the MPSF and […]

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