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Chase Dimino

10U Coed

Margaux Pierquin

Julia Derunes

12U Boys/Coed

Dalton DeSpain

CHASE Dimino

14U/16U/18U Girls

Lisa Tomas

Julia Derunes

14U Boys

Zack Rath

Carson Miller

Carson has played Club water polo with Pacific and Shores. Member of ODP Pacific Southwest Zone Team 2014, 2015, 2016. Lettered in Water polo, swimming, and wrestling at Scripps Ranch High School. 4x San Diego Union Tribune All-Academic Team; 3x Team Captain, 3x Team MVP, and 1x All First Team SDS-CIF for Scripps Men's Water Polo.  He lettered in Varsity Water Polo at the United States Naval Academy (2018-2019). Played at Miramar College before transferring  to this year to UCSD water polo program. 

16U Boys

Austin Farkas

Austin played water polo for Cathedral Catholic High School.  During his high school career, he helped to see his team to 3 CIF Open Division championships.  Austin also played with Del Mar Water Polo Club where they placed second in the Jr Olympics platinum division.  He has also played internationally in Croatia, Serbia, and Montenegro.

Austin has experience coaching both high school and club teams.  He was previously head varsity coach at Fallbrook High School and as a coach for both F.A.S.T and Pacific Polo but now calls Poway Valley his home. He heads up our 16u team.

Seth Hightower

18U Boys

Steve Scogin

Josh Nichols

Goalie Coach

Nick Abphanalp

Nick has been involved with Davis swimming and water polo for most of my life, first as a competitive player up through high school and then in masters in college, then as a coach for the club as well. Nick trained in Hungary as teenagers and nominated as a coach for the ODP Holiday Camp in 2018 in Colorado Springs. Nick had the opportunity to coach for 5 years with such passionate and experienced coaches as Tracy Stapleton, Doug and Jamey Wright, and Dan Leyson. Nick is currently finishing up a History degree at CSUS with a minor in Middle East & Islamic Studies. We are excited to have him on our team.

Charlie Struhs


For inquiry, please reach out to:

Dusty Tockstein

VP