|Under-16's Off To Palmerston North|
| 1 Aug 1999, 8:55pm||item # 51|
On 21st and 22nd August, the boys and girls under-16 teams will be in Palmerston North competing in a series of games against the local under-18 teams.
Coached by Chris Pennell and Megan Thomson, they're expecting tough competition from the older, but perhaps less-skilled Palmerston North teams.
|Megan Thomson Appointed as Sports Planner / Entrepreneur|
| 20 Jul 1999, 8:57pm||item # 54|
Megan Thomson, well known and popular member of the Hutt Club, has been appointed as a Sports Planner / Entrepreneur for the New Zealand Water Polo Association.
Megan demonstrated she had the right stuff for the job - the ability to organise recreation programs and understand the economics of swimming pools and the attitudes of council owners and operators of them.
|Hutt Host Under-16 Competition|
| 20 Jul 1999, 8:56pm||item # 53|
Organised by the immensely experienced Shirley Barret, Hutt will host a Wellington Clubs under-16 tournament at Nae Nae pool on 29th August.
The tournament will give valuable playing experience to the Hutt, Harbour City and Maranui teams before they head off to the National under-16 championships in Rotorua, 18-22 September.
|Glenn Benge Heading to Kuwait|
| 10 Jun 1999, 8:58pm||item # 55|
Glenn Benge has been assigned as referee to accompany the New Zealand Junior Mens team to the World Junior Mens Championships, in Kuwait City, Kuwait.
The Championships will be running between 9th and 18th October 1999.
|Hutt Members Feature in National Squads|
| 20 May 1999, 8:59pm||item # 57|
NZ Schoolgirls Squad:
NZ Under 15 Girls Squad:
NZ Under 15 Boys Team:
NZ Schoolgirls Nationals:
Rebecca McGuinnes - Best Offensive Player
Kathryn Mooney - Best Defensive Player
NZ Junior Club Nationals:
Megan Thomson - Best Offensive Player
|Liz Burman Assigned to Italy|
| 20 May 1999, 9:43am||item # 87|
Liz Burman has been chosen by FINA as a neutral referee to officiate at the World Junior Womens Championships in Messina, Italy.
Neutral referees are selected for all World Championships, from the best referees of those countries not also attending the tournament.
Liz, appointed from a strong list of contenders, is one of only two female FINA qualified referees in the world. The championships run from 31st July to 8th August 1999.