United States men's national water polo team

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United States
Association United States Aquatic Sports
Confederation ASUA (Americas)
Head coach Dejan Udovičić
Asst coach Jack Kocur
Alex Rodriguez
Captain Tony Azevedo
Most caps Tony Azevedo
Top scorer Tony Azevedo
FINA code USA
Olympic Games
Appearances 20 (first in 1904)
Best result Winners (1904)
World Championships
Appearances 16 (first in 1973)
Best result 4th place (1986, 1991, 2009)
World League
Appearances 7 (first in 2002)
Best result Runners up (2008)
World Cup
Appearances 12 (first in 1979)
Best result Winners (1991, 1997)
Pan American Games
Appearances 16 (first in 1951)
Best result 1st (1959, 1967, 1971, 1979, 1983, 1987, 1995, 1999, 2003, 2007, 2011)

The United States men's national water polo team is the representative for the United States of America in international men's water polo.

The team competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics, where they won silver medal in the final, losing to Hungary 14–10.

Results[edit]

Olympic Games[edit]

  • 19041st Gold medal (Demonstration event)
  • 1920 — 4th place
  • 19243rd Bronze medal
  • 1928 — Quarterfinals
  • 19323rd Bronze medal
  • 1936 — First round
  • 1948 — Second round
  • 1952 — 4th place
  • 1956 — 5th place
  • 1960 — 7th place
  • 1964 — Second round
  • 1968 — 5th place
  • 19723rd Bronze medal
  • 1980The United States boycotted the Games
  • 19842nd Silver medal
  • 19882nd Silver medal
  • 1992 — 4th place
  • 1996 — 7th place
  • 2000 — 6th place
  • 2004 — 7th place
  • 20082nd Silver medal
  • 2012 — 8th place

World Championship[edit]

FINA World League[edit]

  • 2002 — Preliminary round
  • 20033rd Bronze medal
  • 2004 — 6th place
  • 2005 — Semifinal round
  • 2006 — 5th place
  • 2007 — 5th place
  • 20082nd Silver medal
  • 2009 — 4th place
  • 2010 — 5th place
  • 2015 — 4th place

FINA Water Polo World Cup[edit]

  • 19792nd Silver medal
  • 19814th place
  • 19834th place
  • 19852nd Silver medal
  • 1987 — 4th place
  • 1989 — 8th place
  • 19911st Gold medal
  • 1993 — 4th place
  • 1995 — 4th place
  • 19971st Gold medal
  • 19996th place
  • 20027th place
  • 20104th place

Squads[edit]

References[edit]

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