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British Gas National Age Group Water Polo Championships 2013

Newton’s 3 GB players took part in the Bristish Gas National Age Group Water Polo Championships 2013 over the weekend.

As Newton do not have the strength and depth to enter a team, Sam Alberici, Gabriel Alberici and Tom Whiting played for Exeter, City Of Birmingham and Solihull respectively.

Exeter competed in the 1997 and younger age group and COB/Solihull in the 1995 and younger competition.

After two previous rounds in the semi finals and final were held at Manchester Aquatic Centre.

On Saturday Exeter lost to eventual winners Manchester in the semi, but beat Lancaster in the Bronze medals play off game.

Solihull to eventual winners Manchester in Saturday’s semi final.

Manchester equalized with the last shot in normal time and 3 seconds to go in extra time before winning the penalty shootout.

Solihull beat Lancaster in the bronze medal match on Sunday.

City Of Birmingham beat Lancaster in the Semifinal but lost the final to Manchester therefore winning silver.

Photo of the boys with their medals. Sam on LHS, Gabriel Centre and Tom RHS.

 

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