| Jan 21, 2015
| 6:39 PM
BURBANK — It was evident that the Glendale High girls’ water polo team had a strategy in dealing with Burroughs standout goalkeeper Kate Wilke when the teams met Wednesday in a Pacific League contest.
Instead of going directly at Wilke,...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 8:44 PM
BURBANK — In a Pacific League girls’ water polo match largely defined by defense, it was the clutch and opportunistic offensive play of Glendale High down the stretch that ultimately won the day.
In a match that had seen neither host Burbank...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 8:08 PM
GLENDALE — While there’s still room for improvement, the Glendale High girls’ water polo team has quietly put things together nicely.
For starters, the Nitros have been able to count on their one-two combination of Vehik Golabi and Rima...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Already known for his goal-scoring prowess, Glendale High’s Manuk Piloyan wanted to be equally recognized for his defensive skills. Piloyan got his point across throughout the past season boys’ water polo season, in which he helped Glendale...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 10:13 PM
BURBANK — There wasn’t much that Hoover High goalie Gabriela Perez didn’t do for her team in its opening game of the Burbank High girls’ water polo tournament Friday afternoon.
Perez halted more than 10 shots on goal, nabbed a few...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 7:50 PM
BURBANK — In some ways, there wasn’t a more perfect ending for the Glendale High girls’ water polo team than what took place Saturday afternoon.
Despite entering the two-day Burbank Tournament as a defending champion, the Nitros felt...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 10:23 PM
BURBANK — Glendale High’s and Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy’s girls’ water polo teams were pretty evenly match during the first quarter of Friday’s pool-play match in the Burbank Tournament.
The Nitros held just a one-goal...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 9:14 PM
It turned out to be a successful season for each of the four local boys’ water polo teams, with three of them winning league championships.
Crescenta Valley and Glendale highs shared the Pacific League title and Flintridge Prep won the Prep League...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 3:22 PM
Throughout his decorated four-year run playing for the Glendale High boys’ water polo team, Manuk Piloyan experienced a plethora of highs and gained instant recognition.
From the local pool decks to those throughout Southern California, Piloyan...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 6:55 PM
BURBANK — For someone fighting an illness, which included a raspy voice, David Tiraturyan handled himself quite well in goal for the Glendale High boys’ water polo team.
He had just enough energy and stamina left to help keep Glendale’s...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 10:32 PM
PASADENA — It was a narrow victory over Glendale High that gave the Crescenta Valley High boys’ water polo team a share of its first Pacific League title since 2010.
And on Saturday afternoon at Pasadena City College, it was a terrific all-...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 5:28 PM
For the first time since 2009, the Crescenta Valley High and Glendale boys’ water polo teams are in the semifinals together. Though the Falcons and Nitros both lost those matches, they will get a crack at the possibility of meeting for the third...