May 23, 2014
DAVIS, Calif. - The USA Men's Senior National Team will host Serbia in an international water polo match at UC Davis' Schaal Aquatics Center on June 5 as part of a four-game series between the teams that week.
General admission tickets are $15 and are currently on sale online through the UC Davis Ticket Office. The ticket office can also be reached at (530) 752-AGS1.
The Serbia Men's National Team captured the bronze medal at the 2012 London Olympics. The game against the USA will be the second of four between the teams from June 4-8. They'll also meet at the University of Pacifc (June 4, 7 p.m.), UC Berkeley (June 7, 3 p.m.) and Stanford (June 8, 3 p.m.).
The four-game series will also include a USA Water Polo coach/referee school in Berkeley on June 6 and 7 featuring UC Davis head coach Dan Leyson, USA head coach Dejan Udovicic, National Referee Director Jim Cullingham and Pacific head coach James Graham. Registration for the event is available through USA Water Polo.
The USA-Serbia game at UC Davis is not the first high-profile water polo event to be staged at the Schaal Aquatics. UC Davis was also the host school for the 2006 NCAA Women's Water Polo Collegiate Championships.