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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:36:00 EDTWith 14 combined national championships and well over 1,000 combined wins as as USC head coach, Jovan Vavic has his name inedibly inked in the Trojan history books. Dan Page sat down with the man, the myth, the legend to reflect on Vavic's incredible time at Troy. Watch...
Fri, 19 Aug 2016 15:38:00 EDTIn a busy final day of women’s water polo action in Rio, five Women of Troy wrapped their Olympic adventures while Team USA’s Kami Craig and Kaleigh Gilchrist helped win Olympic gold. The defending Olympic champions had Trojan Kami Craig back in the water for the third straight Games, bringing along experience from the 2008 Olympics (silver) and 2012 Olympics (gold). Gilchrist hammered in one goal to help the United States to a powerful 12-5 win over Italy in the final. That brings Craig her second straight Olympic gold medal, while Gilchrist collects her first medal at the Games as a first-time Olympian.
Thu, 18 Aug 2016 04:04:00 EDTTwo Women of Troy are guaranteed to leave Rio with an Olympic medal, thanks to Team USA’s powerful semifinal win today. Both NCAA Champions as Trojans — four years apart — Kami Craig and Kaleigh Gilchrist will now play for a gold medal on August 19.
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 16:44:00 EDTAll five Women of Troy were in action again today in Rio, battling it out in the quarterfinal round for a spot in the semis to get within reach of the Olympic podium.
Sat, 13 Aug 2016 12:51:00 EDTWomen’s water polo group play came to a close today in Rio, with four Women of Troy helping their teams to first- or second-place finishes in their respective groups.
Thu, 11 Aug 2016 15:12:00 EDTUSC’s five-woman contingent in Rio made a splash for their teams today, particularly netting big efforts in wins for Team USA and Spain.
Tue, 09 Aug 2016 11:25:00 EDTOlympic women’s water polo action kicked off today in Rio with five Women of Troy engaged in battle for their respective countries. When the waves finally subsided, three USC representatives had registered wins as Team USA (Kami Craig and Kaleigh Gilchrist) and Australia (Hannah Buckling) both snagged opening victories.
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 10:52:00 EDTUSC's storied water polo program will be well represented once again in Olympic waters. In all, there are nine former or current Trojans locked in with tickets to Rio de Janeiro as members of their respective national teams. On the women's side, USC will have five Women of Troy in the mix, competing for four different countries -- USA, Australia, Spain and Brazil. On the men's side, there will be four more Trojans earning Olympic status, in competition for three different nations -- USA, Australia and Greece. In all, six of those USC products will be making their first-ever Olympic appearances, with three players also lined up on current USC rosters. Altogether, the group has collected 12 NCAA Championships during their time as Trojans.
Mon, 25 Jul 2016 11:00:00 EDT"Getting to visit so many unique places in Europe is such a privilege, and getting to share these experiences with my best friends made it that much more special. I am so thankful to know that we will have these memories for the rest of our lives."
Thu, 14 Jul 2016 16:43:00 EDT"The people were incredibly friendly and the town was accommodating to all kinds of people from across the globe."
Tue, 12 Jul 2016 09:44:00 EDT"Every day it feels that we get even closer together by being in such special areas. Italy was such a beautiful place that will be greatly missed, but we are excited to see what is next!"
Fri, 08 Jul 2016 09:00:00 EDT"We only had two certainties about Lake Como - that George Clooney has a house there and that "ciao" means both hello and goodbye."