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Limelight water polo when Monaco under the age of 15 wins the French Championship

While Monaco Grand Prix Another important championship was held hundreds of kilometers away in Strathbourg. For the first time in its history, Monaco is the French champion of water polo with a team under the age of 15. The team is unique because girls can play with boys under the rules of that age. And Monaco already had a young girl genius on the team who had achieved amazing results. Zianna Wright is also a nice champion of the French U-17 women’s team. She is only 14 years old.

Return to your journey to the victorious championship in Monaco’s U15. There, Gianna quickly scored a goal in her first match, proving her spirit. Facing Douai, the team allowed a draw against Pays d’Aix 9-9 and won the match 14-5 before winning against host Strasbourg 11-5.

Coach Manuel La Versanne should be pleased with all the players who regularly train at the Monaco club. They all started 5-6 years ago in the U9 and U11 sections with Sebastian Delview as another excellent coach for young people. Manuel Laversanne is currently coaching U13 and U15 for four seasons.

Of course, with more challenges going forward, the taste of victory is important to motivate them for the next championship of different age groups.

About half of them will participate in the U17 Honorary Finals in Monaco on June 17th and 18th.

It’s good to have a little spotlight on the water polo, as soccer, basketball and rugby often get a lot of attention in our area.

This is not the case in Croatia, where water polo is king. The Monaco team visited there and confirmed that they could compete with the best internationally.

If you have never seen water polo, you will see how fiercely competitive the sport is. Two teams of seven players each compete and require extraordinary skills to adjust and score goals underwater. The game consists of four quarters and focuses on throwing the ball at the goal of the opposing team. The team that scored the most goals at the end of the game wins the match … and Monaco under the age of 15 proves tough with it!

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