Alberta Water Polo Announces Long List Athletes for the Pan Pacific Youth Water Polo Festival in Aukland, New Zealand
2018 Team Alberta Men’s Long List includes Thunderbirds own Ben Shepherd
2018 Team Alberta Women’s Long List includes former Thunderbirds athlete Gabrielle Vollman
Athletes selected for the Top 20 List will be narrowed down to a final 13-athlete travel roster
that will be announced on June 18th. The final list will also include three alternates. Top 20
Athletes will participate in the Edmonton/Calgary June Training Camps. The Training Camps will serve as two final
opportunities for athletes to earn their spot on the final travel roster.
Athletes Selected for Men’s Development Team includes Thunderbirds own Camillo Cortez
Athletes Selected for Women’s Development Team includes former Thunderbirds athlete Amber Upshaw
Development Team Athletes have been identified by Team Alberta coaches as athletes with
great potential who they believe will benefit from the June Training. Many of these athletes
displayed strong tryout performances and will be the future of the Team Alberta program.
Congratulations to all the athletes for their selection and recognition. Good luck to Ben and Gabby during the final selection process.