The Southwest Zone NJO Quals will be locally hosted by CFWPC on June 11-13 in Northwest Houston with the primary pool location being the CFISD Natatorium. More specific info will be sent in April about the SWZ NJO Quals/USAWP National Junior Olympics. Additionally, the USAWP ODP Regional Champs will be located in San Antonio at the NISD Swim Center over Memorial Day Weekend, May 29-31, 2021. Also, the Welcome to Texas Shootout has been moved to Labor Day Weekend, September 4-6, 2021 (moving back to Memorial Day Weekend in Spring 2022).
Below are the updated April-July USAWP sanctioned events currently on the Southwest Zone Calendar. Please contact the local hosts directly for more info on each individual event (SWZ Club Contact List). Hopefully, this list of upcoming tournaments/game days will allow clubs to better plan moving forward. If your club has any events, Game Days, etc. that need to be added/updated to the Southwest Zone Calendar or changes/additions to the SWZ Club Contact List, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upcoming SWZ Events (March – July 2021):
- Saturday-Sunday, March 27-28: Thunder Spring Invite at the LISD Eastside Aquatic Center (hosted by Thunder Water Polo, 14U Boys, 14U Girls, 12U Mixed)
- Sunday, April 11: SWZ ODP Clinic – North Texas at the LISD Eastside Aquatic Center (hosted by SWZ ODP, All Athletes/Age Groups)
- Sunday, April 18: SWZ ODP Clinic – Houston at the CFISD Natatorium in Northwest Houston (hosted by SWZ ODP, All Athletes/Age Groups)
- Sunday, April 18: North Texas Spring Game Day at the LISD Eastside Aquatic Center (hosted by Mavericks Water Polo, 14U/12U Athletes)
- Saturday-Sunday, April 24-25: TAGS Water Polo Champs at the at the Pearland Natatorium in South Houston (co-hosted by SWZ & Southside Water Polo, 8th/6th/4th Grade & Younger)
- Saturday-Sunday, May 29-31: USAWP ODP Regional Champs at the NISD Swim Center in San Antonio (hosted USAWP, All Athletes/Age Groups)
- Saturday-Sunday, June 11-13: Southwest Zone NJO Quals at the CFISD Natatorium and other pools in Northwest Houston (co-hosted by SWZ & CFWPC, All Athletes/Age Groups)
- Saturday-Sunday, June 26-27: Dallas Summer Classic in North Texas (hosted by Thunder Water Polo, All Athletes/Age Groups)
- Saturday-Sunday, July 10-11: Suns Out Guns Out at the Pearland Natatorium in South Houston (hosted by Southside Water Polo, All Athletes/Age Groups)
- Saturday-Tuesday, July 17-20: USAWP National Junior Olympics – Session #1 in Orange County, CA (hosted by USAWP, 18UB, 16UB, 14UB, 12UB)
- Thursday-Sunday, July 22-25: USAWP National Junior Olympics – Session #2 in Orange County, CA (hosted by USAWP, 18UG, 16UG, 14UG, 12UG, 10UG, 10U Mixed, 12U Mixed)
- Saturday-Sunday, July 31-August 1: TAAF Games of Texas in Corpus Christi (hosted by TAAF/USAWP, 14U Mixed & 12U Mixed)