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Battle for the Bluff Water Polo Tournament

Battle for the Bluff

Memphis, Tennessee

August 4-5, 2018

Welcome to the inaugural Battle for the Bluff Water Polo Tournament hosted by Bluff City Water Polo in Memphis, Tennessee!

We are committed to increasing the playing opportunities for players in the mid-South and surrounding regions.

This tournament is geared towards U18 players.  Any 19 year old who graduated from high school in 2018 is also eligible to play.  Coed teams are permitted.

If we have sufficient interest, we may do a separate girls bracket.  Please send us an email if you are interested in fielding a girls team.

Tournament Details: 5-team round-robin tournament
Dates: Saturday, August 4 and Sunday, August 5
NCAA rules and interpretations will be followed with the following exceptions:
Quarter Length: 7 minutes
Timeouts: 3 x 1:00 timeouts per team per game
Any games tied after regulation will go straight into 3:00 sudden death overtime(s).  No additional timeouts will be granted in overtime.

Pool Address:
Compton Aquatic Center
1880 Wolf River Boulevard
Collierville, TN  38017

Pool Dimensions:
Full size length and width, depth ranges from 5.5-6'

Registration: This is an American Water Polo event.  Coaches need to ensure that all athletes are current AWP members.  Weekend memberships can be purchased for $10 per player.

Equipment: There will be two cages available for warm up.  We will also provide balls for warm up.

Cost: $400

Hotel Block: 
Hyatt Place Memphis Germantown
9161 Winchester Road
Germantown, TN 38138
Rate: $119
Block expiration July 19
Group Code: G-Polo
Reservations Phone: 888-492-8849
Reservations Link:

Preorder cost $15, due July 15
Onsite cost $20


Kevin Heinrich