Wagner Wins Back-to-Back MAAC Water Polo Regular Season Titles
Release: April 12, 2017
EDISON, NJ – The Wagner College Seahawks have been crowned the 2017 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Regular Season Water Polo Champions. This marks the second consecutive season and sixth time overall that the Seahawks have captured the MAAC Regular Season title.
Currently with a 13-0 mark, the Seahawks look to close out MAAC play with an undefeated record for the second year in a row after finishing 12-0 in conference play last season. The 2017 MAAC Regular Season Champions take on the Villanova Wildcats (5-8) in their final game of the season on Saturday, April 15 at 12:00 p.m.
The Seahawks are the number one seed in the upcoming 2017 MAAC Water Polo Championship and take on the number four seed in the first semifinal matchup on Saturday, April 29 at 12:00 p.m. Wagner looks to win its fourth consecutive MAAC Water Polo Championship.
The 2017 MAAC Water Polo Championship takes place at McCann Natatorium on the campus of Marist College in Poughkeepsie, NY. Semifinal matchups begin on Saturday, April 29 at 12:00 p.m. The consolation game takes place on Sunday, April 30 at 12:00 p.m., followed by the championship game at 2:00 p.m. All games will be streamed live on MAAC.TV.
Iona College, Marist College, and Virginia Military Institute make up the remainder of the field. Final seeding is yet to be determined with the regular season concluding on Saturday, April 15.
Tickets for the 2017 MAAC Water Polo Championship can be purchased at maac.ticketleap.com
For all information regarding the 2017 MAAC Water Polo Championship, visit maacsports.com/waterpolo.