Water Polo Deserves More Fans

By Karissa Jones, Clarion Staff Kennedy Men’s Water Polo is currently holding tightly to second place in Metro League standings. The team has lost three games this season to River City, El Dorado and rival McClatchy. According to team stats, Kennedy scores an average of 9.3 goals per game closely behind the competition. The Men’s 2016 water polo season ended with a final record 3-9 … Continue reading Water Polo Deserves More Fans

Girls Water Polo Learning, Adjusting

By Saeri Plagmann, Clarion Staff The Kennedy Girls Water Polo Team has managed to finish the season with an overall score of 4-14 and a score of 2-10 in the Metropolitan League. The team had lost star players from last year, to which Kalena Ozdaglar, junior at Kennedy and water polo member, says it made players more independent. “The team is definitely more structured than … Continue reading Girls Water Polo Learning, Adjusting

JFK Water Polo Returns to the Pool

By Aaron Soliz and Dominic J Larsen, Clarion Staff John F. Kennedy houses a pool and several aquatic sports teams. One of those teams is water polo. The coach, Mr. Derek Perkins, is in his second year of coaching Kennedy’s men’s and women’s teams. His athletes often praise him, swimmer Joseph Samosa states “Our coach is very good at his job and is always trying … Continue reading JFK Water Polo Returns to the Pool