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SIWP WNLD1 Swim Ireland Water Polo Women’s National League Division 1 2022-23

League Table

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PosTeam
1
2
3
3
5
5
7
7
9
10
11Cathal Brugha
12
12
14
14
14
14
14
19North Dublin
20
20
20
20Kamikazee
20Romania
20
26St. Vincent's
27Marian
28
28
28
28
28Malta
28
34Claremorris
35Glenalbyn
36Setanta
37
37
37
37
37
37Fanatical Dodgers
37
37
37
37Milford B
37
48Clonard
49Grads
50Corrib
51
51
51
51Albania
51Aldergrove Hawks
51Algeria
51Alphas (USA)
51Altuna III - Mariezkurrena II
51
51
51Argentina
51
51Artola - Aranguren
51
51
51Ashbourne Stags
51
51
51Australia
51Austria
51Aviators
51Ayr Burners (Sco)
51Azzurri Santa Croce
51BI Academy
51Bahrain
51Bailey Joe Allen Hall
51
51Ballina
51
51Ballynahinch
51Bangladesh
51
51Bangor Buccaneers
51Barcelona Dragons
51Barrack St.
51Barrack St.
51Beat Around Debuchy
51
51
51
51
51Belfast Giants
51
51
51Belgium
51
51Berlin Thunder
51Bianchi Santo Spirito
51Blazers
51Blues
51Bolivia
51Borris-Ileagh
51Brazil
51Bruckless
51Brunei
51Bulgaria
51Burnaby Lakers
51
51Campbell College Belfast
51Campbell College Belfast
51Canada
51Canada
51
51
51
51
51
51Carrickfergus Cougars
51
51Chile
51Clara
51
51Clashmore
51Clontarf
51
51Cologne Centurions
51Colombia
51
51
51Conquerors
51Coquitlam Adanacs
51
51Cork Constitution
51
51Cory in the House FC
51Costa Rica
51Craigavon Aztecs U21
51Craigavon Aztecs U21
51
51Cuchulainn Hurling Club
51Cyprus
51Czechoslovakia
51Céide Lámh Dhearg
51
51
51
51
51Denmark
51
51Derrynoose
51Dicksboro
51
51
51
51Dragons Rouen (Fra)
51
51
51
51
51Dublin City University
51
51Dublin Spartans B
51
51Dublin University
51
51
51Dynamo L Apero
51East Germany
51
51Ecuador
51
51El Salvador
51Elezkano II - Zabaleta
51
51England
51Enniskillen Blockbusters U21
51Enniskillen Blockbusters U21
51Exeter Softly FC
51Ezkurdia - Ladis Galarza
51Fiji
51Finland
51Flames Blueus Reims (Fra)
51
51France
51France
51Frankfurt Galaxy
51
51
51
51
51
51Garryowen
51Generals
51
51
51
51Gothiques Amiens (Fra)
51Great Britain
51Greece
51Green Isle All-Stars
51Green Swifts Rockhill
51Guatemala
51HC Dunarea Galati (Rom)
51HC Progrym Gheorgheni (Rom)
51HC Sportul Studentesc (Rom)
51HC Steaua Bucharest (Rom)
51HK ECE Celje (Slo)
51HK Hidria Jesenice (Slo)
51HK Slavija Junior (Bul)
51HK Triglav (Slo)
51HK True Celje (Slo)
51HK Vojvodina (Ser)
51Haiti
51Hamburg Sea Devils
51Honduras
51Hong Kong
51Hungary
51IK Esbjerg (Den)
51IK Herning (Den)
51IMASA Sf. Gheorghe (Rom)
51IT Carlow
51
51IT Sligo
51Iceland
51Idaho Horsemen
51Inchicore College
51India
51Indonesia
51Inter Bens Bike
51
51Iran
51Iraq
51
51
51
51
51
51
51
51
51
51
51
51
51
51
51
51
51Iremany
51Is Your Motherwell
51Israel
51It's about to get Messi
51JK Brackens
51Jaka - Martija
51Jambi
51James Stephens
51Japan
51Jordan
51Jordanstown Jaguars
51Jousters
51KADCA (Badminton)
51KHL Medveščak (Cro)
51KHL Mladost (Bul)
51KHL Zagreb (Cro)
51
51
51
51
51
51
51Kilmoganny
51Kilruane MacDonaghs
51
51
51Kinsalebeg
51Kinsalebeg
51Kuwait
51
51Landsdowne
51
51
51Larne Grammar School
51Lebanon
51
51Leipzig Kings
51Letterkenny
51Letterkenny
51Libya
51Lifford
51
51Linemen
51
51Loco Polo
51
51Loughmore-Castleiney
51
51
51Luxembourg
51Macau
51Malaysia
51Malta
51Marian
51
51
51Mariners Baseball B
51Marlboro Shamrocks (Mass)
51Maynooth University
51
51
51Middletown Na Fianna
51Milford A
51Milford A
51Milford B
51Moleicester City
51Mooncoin
51Morocco
51Mullinavat
51
51
51Nanaimo Native Sons
51Naomh Moninne
51Nauru
51Nenagh Éire Óg
51Nepal
51
51Netherlands
51New Collection
51New St.
51New Westminster Salmonacs
51New Westminster Salmonbellies
51New Zealand
51New Zealand
51Newcastle Senators (Eng)
51
51
51North Korea
51North Sumatra
51Northern Ireland
51
51
51Norway
51
51
51Obi 1 Kenobi 0
51
51Olaizola II - Rezusta
51Oman
51Oregon High Desert Storm
51
51PNE Indians
51PR China
51Panthers Wroclaw
51Papua
51Papua
51Papua New Guinea
51Paraguay
51Peru
51Peña II - Albisu
51Pintmen FC
51Poland FIFA
51Port Coquitlam Saints
51Portugal
51Qatar
51
51
51Republic of Ireland
51
51
51Romania
51Roscrea
51Rossi Santa Maria Novella
51SC Miercurea Ciuc (Rom)
51SKHL Crvena Zvezda (Ser)
51
51
51Saudi Arabia
51
51Scotland
51Sea Lions
51Sean Treacy’s Hurling Club
51Singapore
51Skinny Jeans & thongs
51
51Sligo City BC
51Smack my Bilic Up
51Snorting Lisbon
51Sombrero Gaels
51South Africa
51South Fraser Stickmen
51South Korea
51South Sulawesi
51South Sumatra
51Spain
51Spastic Hawks
51Spirish Wildcats
51Straight to Town
51
51Stuttgart Surge
51Surinam
51Sweden
51Switzerland
51Syria
51Taiwan
51Taking the Mkhitaryan
51
51
51Terenure College
51Thailand
51The All Blacks
51The Tribe 2.0
51The Warriors
51Thurles Sarsfields
51Tilburg Trappers (Ned)
51Timova FC
51
51Toomevara
51Touraneena
51Tri-City Rush
51Trinidad & Tobago
51
51
51Tristar A Castlederg
51Tristar B Castlederg
51Tristar Castlederg
51Tunisia
51Turkey
51Twin Towns
51Twin Towns A
51Twin Towns B
51
51
51USSR
51
51United Arab Emirates FIFA
51United States of America
51United States of America FIFA
51University College Cork
51University College Cork (IRFU Rugby Union)
51University College Dublin
51
51University College Dublin (IRFU Rugby Union)
51University of Limerick
51Urrutikoetxea - Imaz
51Uruguay
51Vancouver Pilsners
51Venezuela
51Verdi San Giovanni
51Victoria Shamrocks
51Victoria Shamrocks
51
51Wales
51
51Wenatchee Valley Skyhawks
51West Bondage Albion
51West Germany
51West St.
51West Sulawesi
51West Sulawesi
51
51Wirral Wolves
51Wolves of university street
51Woolly Jumpers Carrick
51Yakima Canines
51Yemen AR
51Yemen PDR
51Young Munster
51Yugoslavia
51

Results and Fixtures

Gameweek Recaps

Gameweeks 1 (17 September 2022)

Drogheda opened the 2022-23 Swim Ireland Water Polo Women’s National League 2022-23 with a 3-4 loss to North Dublin in a low-scoring encounter at the National Aquatic Centre. [References: S1-S2]

Gameweek 2 (25 September 2022)

The following week the County Louth team won their match versus Tribes of Galway 14-10. [References: S1-S2]

Gameweeks 3 (15 October 2022)

Tribes like Drogheda before them followed up an opening match loss with a victory, this time the Galway team defeated Belfast’s Cathal Brugha 9-7 in Kingfisher, Galway.[References: S1-S2]

Gameweek 4 (29 October 2022)

Two weeks later at Lisnasharragh in Castlereagh, St. Vincent’s opened their campaign with an 11-7 victory over Cathal Brugha, and on the same day Tribes won their second game of the season 14-12 at home in Kingfisher Galway versus North Dublin. [References: S1-S2]

Gameweek 5 (12 November 2022)

North Dublin got their second win of the season at Lisnasharragh versus Cathal Brugha, the Belfast team sinking to their third consecutive loss of the season 3-7. [References: S1-S2]

Gameweek 6 (4 December 2022)

North Dublin went down 7-11 to Drogheda WPC at the National Aquatic Centre, lifting Driogheda above the Northsiders on six points. [References: S1-S2]

Gameweek 7 (11 December 2022)

North Dublin were outclassed by St. Vincent’s WPC, going down 2-15 as St. Vincent’s established a three point lead at the top of the table. [References: S1-S2]

Gameweek 8 (8 January 2023)

Cathal Brugha’s Women’s team picked up their first victory of the season, winning 9-5 versus North Dublin at the National Aquatic Centre. North Dublin remain on six points, alongside Drogheda WPC and Tribes WPC and three points behind leaders St. Vincent’s WPC, but have played seven games compared to the top three teams who have all played three. [References: S1-S2]

Gameweek 9 (29 January 2023)

St. Vincent’s won by 22-6 versus their nearest challengers Tribes WPC to gain their fourth victory in a row to start the season. Drogheda WPC moved up into second place with a 12-7 victory over last place Cathal Brugha, as the Louth side were still only three points behind the all-conquering Glasnevin team. [References: S1-S2]

Gameweek 10 (11 February 2023)

St. Vincent’s WPC again defeated Tribes WPC, this time 25-13 at NUIG Kingfisher in Galway to extend their lead over Drogheda WPC to six points. Drogheda had, however, a game in hand on the North Dubliners. [References: S1-S2]

About Swim Ireland Water Polo Women’s National League Division 1 2022-23

Following Diamonds relegation from the Women’s National League Division 1 after the 2021-22 season the top Division in Women’s Water Polo in Ireland consists of five teams for 2022-23: St. Vincent’s from Dublin City; North Dublin from the Co. Dublin Borough of Fingal; Cathal Brugha from Belfast in Ulster; Tribes from Galway in Connacht and Drogheda WPC from County Louth in Leinster. [References: S1-S2]

Map of Swim Ireland Water Polo Teams – Women’s National League Division 1 2022-23

Eirball’s Map of Ireland Water Polo Women’s National League Division 1 Teams 2022-23 [M-WP-WNLD1-2022-23]

[M-WP-WNLD1-2022-23] Vector Contributor Rainer Lesniewski (2022) administrative map of Ireland and Northern Ireland [Internet] Available from: https://www.shutterstock.com/image-vector/administrative-map-ireland-northern-1665171421 [Last Accessed 11 August 2022][Overlaid with Map of Dublin isolated from: Vector — Map of Ireland administrative divisions on counties level Copyright: lesniewski [Internet] Available from: https://www.123rf.com/photo_51580818_map-of-ireland-administrative-divisions-on-counties-level.html?vti=lnoo9k86jx77fg2u6b-1-1 [Accessed 10 January 2022][Ireland Water Polo Team Logos added by Enda Mulcahy for Eirball – see References WP-3 to WP-11]

Photo of University College Dublin 50m Olympic Indoor Swimming Pool

[WP-I-1] Shutterstock / Photo Contributor: haireena (2021) Dublin, Ireland – Feb 2021: Selective focus view of the UV treated 50-metre Olympic indoor swimming pool at the student centre of University College Dublin (UCD). [Internet] Accessed from: https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/dublin-ireland-feb-2021-selective-focus-1919896562 [Accessed 17 January 2023]

REFERENCES

Scoreboard REFERENCES

[S-1] Swim Ireland Water Polo (2021) National Leagues: WNLD1 [Internet] Available from: https://irelandwaterpolo.ie/league/172822/ [Last Accessed 16 February 2023]

[S-2] Swim Ireland Water Polo (2021) Results [Internet] Available from: https://irelandwaterpolo.ie/results/ [Last Accessed 20 December 2022]

LOGO REFERENCES

[WP-3] Swim Ireland Water Polo (2020) logo [Internet] Available from: https://irelandwaterpolo.ie/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/logo.png [Accessed 12 November 2021]

[WP-4] Cathal Brugha Facebook (2021) Profile Picture, April 5, 2021 [Internet] Available from: https://www.facebook.com/cathal.brugha.5/photos/a.364267086986543/3902679563145260/ [Accessed 12 November 2021][Actual Logo Reference at: https://scontent-dub4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.6435-9/169071110_3902679569811926_3710894837944972458_n.jpg?_nc_cat=110&ccb=1-5&_nc_sid=09cbfe&_nc_ohc=Hn5I6aI7DZcAX_PXf6Z&_nc_ht=scontent-dub4-1.xx&oh=04055c985c06d84dbebb07cc91ab7ecc&oe=61B27C93 ][Accessed 12 November 2021]

[WP-7] Drogheda Water Polo Facebook (2021) Profile  Picture, September 5, 2016 [Internet] Available from: https://www.facebook.com/Drogheda-Water-Polo-128154213898539/photos/a.128154857231808/1084719964908621 [Accessed 12 November 2021][Actual Logo Reference at: https://scontent-dub4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.18169-9/14225589_1084719964908621_1996362524528648376_n.jpg?_nc_cat=100&ccb=1-5&_nc_sid=174925&_nc_ohc=ZVevSFuiC7sAX8oBh1i&_nc_ht=scontent-dub4-1.xx&oh=44bdbd2b493a6ea388e2f4ea56332048&oe=61B3DD74 ][Accessed 12 November 2021]

[WP-8] North Dublin Water Polo Facebook (2021) Profile  Picture, February 13, 2017 [Internet] Available from: https://www.facebook.com/NorthDublinWaterPolo/photos/a.434355086838/10154832842141839/  [Accessed 12 November 2021][Actual Logo Reference at: https://scontent-dub4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.18169-9/16684338_10154832842141839_4991177064398049390_n.png?_nc_cat=108&ccb=1-5&_nc_sid=09cbfe&_nc_ohc=cO4z42hyFYQAX-A5U_1&_nc_ht=scontent-dub4-1.xx&oh=fb2e3722adccdd591d66c16d422a101d&oe=61B3A339 ][Accessed 12 November 2021]

[WP-10] St. Vincent’s Water Polo Club Facebook (2021) Profile  Picture, March 8, 2021 [Internet] Available from: https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=200507198533193&set=a.200507171866529 [Accessed 12 November 2021][Actual Logo Reference at: https://scontent-dub4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.6435-9/158872417_200507211866525_6997090323447339313_n.jpg?_nc_cat=109&ccb=1-5&_nc_sid=09cbfe&_nc_ohc=i7lhYT0FFMsAX9QRA2F&_nc_ht=scontent-dub4-1.xx&oh=0f3d4a27820b1360c28161e4a5dc0c73&oe=61B3C402 ][Accessed 12 November 2021]

[WP-12] Tribes Water Polo Facebook (2021) Profile  Picture, October 14, 2012 [Internet] Available from: https://www.facebook.com/tribeswaterpoloclubgalway/photos/a.411902228863325/411902232196658  [Accessed 12 November 2021][Actual Logo Reference at: https://scontent-dub4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.18169-9/545752_411902232196658_1344854349_n.png?_nc_cat=110&ccb=1-5&_nc_sid=e3f864&_nc_ohc=N0DQUmoY_7cAX-WJRZu&_nc_ht=scontent-dub4-1.xx&oh=5f53f92d32e267335ca246e5b755cdf7&oe=61B4A6D1 ][Accessed 12 November 2021]

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Last Updated: 16 February 2023

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