Lodi water polo standout Nic Carniglia lands spot on USA Junior Team
Nic Carniglia of the Lodi Flames shoots the ball outside of a Lincoln Trojans defender’s reach at Tokay High School in Lodi on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012. Carniglia was recently selected to the USA Junior National team.
Nic Carniglia hits world stage in water polo
Lodi High School water polo standout Nic Carniglia, right, was recently selected to the USA Water Polo Youth National Team’s traveling roster. He will compete with the team in an international tournament in Argentina this summer.
Posted: Thursday, May 30, 2013 12:00 am
For back-to-back years, Nic Carniglia came home empty-handed, but hungry to keep on improving. This time, he joined elite company and finally got the big prize: A spot on the United States Water Polo Junior National Team.
After toughing out an Olympic Development Program training and selection camp last week — a grueling event with nearly 24 total hours of water polo over four days — the soon-to-be Lodi High senior finally broke through.
Thursday, May 30, 2013 12:00 am.