There were some great semi finals and end of round robin games played last
Wednesday night.? Please congratulate your players, coaches and managers
for the great spirit in which games have been battled out since May.? We
have noticed an increased number of spectators poolside.? It?s fab that so
many adults positively support kids playing sport!
Hutt Water Polo Club welcomes any of your students who wish to continue
developing their aquatic and team skills, to come along and give Hutt Club
Finals night is upon us and the draw for next Wednesday, 17 August is now
published on www.huttwaterpolo.org.nz
Every team competing in Grade Finals for 1st or 2nd place is required to
complete a team list and email back to firstname.lastname@example.org
?prior to 11 am, Wednesday, 17 August. Teams competing for 3rd
to 10th in each Grade are not required to send in a team sheet.
* Please clearly print each players Christian and Surname
* Only players originally registered for your team can participate on
Finals Night (unless a written dispensation has since been given)
* Please line your team up poolside by the allocated court number five
minutes prior to game time in the order they appear on the team list for
* Please ask all players to trim their nails before arriving at the pool.?
Finger and Toe Nail checks will be done by referees immediately after team
presentations and before players get into the water for the game.?
* Please ensure that an adult scorer from each team is sitting at the
scoring table before your game commences and remains at the table for the
duration of the game.? It?s inappropriate that scorers at the table become
actively involved in calling out to players in the game in progress.
* Please remind all players, coaches and managers to stay behind the 2
metre cone at all time during games
* All Finals Night games require a result. Should the game be tied at the
final ?hooter?, the referee will NOT blow their whistle but keep the game
going until a goal is scored. The game will finish then. It is important
this is explained to coaches, players and parents so it is fully
Primary Presentations to the winners and runners up will be made adjacent to the children?s play
pen at the shallow end.? Please get your teams to assemble in that area as
soon as possible after your game. We will? endeavour to take a team photo
at that time which could be viewed on the Hutt water polo website. Please
inform us if you don?t wish team photos to be taken.
Intermediate & Secondary School Water Polo presentations will be made poolside in front of the pool control table
(deep end).? All members of the winning teams, together with runners up are
asked to assemble in that area immediately after your game.
Trophies ? winning teams will receive trophies to proudly display at school for the
next 12 months.? All winners are asked to get your name engraved on the
trophy before it is returned to us in 2012.
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