For the first time in 10 years SSC Water Polo held their awards. The afternoon started with a summary of the past year -
· Sevenoaks played in 8 different tournaments in 2018, the most recent a full team in the under 14 and 16 age groups
· 5 players playing for the Kent under 14 team - Joshua, Caiden, James, Thomas, Leo
· 2 players playing for Kent in both the under 16 and under 19s girls team - Chante and Leane
· 3 players playing for Kent in the over 40s - Mark, Tom H, Jonny
· Danny has contuned to play in the British Water Polo League
· 4 players have been training with the SER team - Thomas, Leo, Allegra, Josh
· Allegra has been selected to play for the SER girls under 14 team
· Chante and Leane - both attended the Young Volunteers programme
· Increased our pool time for the first time ever to 2 junior sessions a week, Big thanks goes to SSC committee and New beacon school.
Moving swiftly onto the awards, starting with the Club Awards which are for players who are 12 and under, to recognise achievement from moving from swimming to water polo.
· Water Polo Club Awards 1 - Farouk, Maxwell, Jacob, George, Jack, Lizzie, Axel and Gabriel
· Water Polo Club Awards 2 - Leo, Joshua, Thomas, Allegra
New trophy for this year for The Most Improved Junior Player of the year went to Allegra Cuomo. She has shown great commitment and continues to take every opportunity to develop and improve at water polo.
The Stuart Pettit Award – presented to the member who has made the most outstanding contribution to Sevenoaks Water Polo Club during the past year 2018 went to Leané and Chanté.
Senior captain Tom Howes gave a speech to the whole room inviting parents and the older juniors to come and give senior polo a go.
The Senior Wooden Spoon Award went to Reg.
The Seniro Player of the Year went to Johnny who was exstreamly surprise to have won the award.
It was great to see over 50 people attending. New members are always welcome to come and give water polo ago, Thanks to everyone for their support