Report by: Alice Gordon (Ladies Second Team Captain). Game: Southampton 2nds vs Gloucester 1sts (26/11/ 17). Slight anticipation for the girls as they stepped up to see the same faces who had beat them a week earlier. However, a glimmer of hope arrived when first team players Alice D, Lauren R and Hana E announced they had their kit and were eager to play! Alice … Continue reading 2nds (aka. Southampton’s 1.5 team) vs. Gloucester
Beginning the afternoon with a cold start on redbrick (2 degrees according to someone’s phone) we piled into the bus in the safe hands of the ‘parents’ of the trip Alex and her ever present bitch Harrington (who had actually come to coach us despite never playing a game of water polo in his life). We arrived at Gloucestershire Uni but that wasn’t where we … Continue reading Debut Match for the Ladies’ 2nds shows them what polo is all about.
Report by: Hana Ellingham (Ladies’ 2nd Captain) Game: Southampton Ladies’ 2nds vs Cardiff Met Ladies Looking not so fresh at 7:45am, the girls seconds congregated on the red brick, ready to play their first ever game. After a short wait for a ‘not-hung-over-only-carsick’ Lauren Ryder (partying at switch til past 3am), we were chauffeured by our own personal driver/coach Philthy Phil to the not so … Continue reading A First for the Seconds
On Sunday 25th, the lovely ladies of Exeter made a trip to sunny Southampton to play both our 1st and 2nd teams. The first match was the first of the season for the 2nd team and lots of girls were definitely feeling the nerves. After little reassurance and a quick team talk the squad of 12 were ready for action. The first quarter started, Hana … Continue reading Southampton Ladies Exhilarating Experience with Exeter
Southampton’s Biggest Girls and Boys were up bright and early (8:30) to embark on the journey to Cardiff. A lucky few got a lie in until 10am because of our musically talented shit badge’s recital. Under the impression that the opposition were all going to 1st team players rather than 2nd team we tactically changed things up for the starting 7. Southampton ladies top goal … Continue reading Southampton Ladies Seconds UPOLO Finals