2018 Australian Water Polo Recruit- Erin Zappia

The Athlete

  • Height: 5’5”
  • Weight: 159 lbs
  • Position: Driver, Winger, Centre Back
  • Right-handed
  • 50m Freestyle: 29.3 (9/03/2017)
  • Awards: North Brisbane Polo Bears Most Promising Junior Girl 2016/17

Strengths:

  • Speed
  • Strength
  • Accurate passing
  • Spatial Awareness
  • Resilience

Teams Represented:

  • Queensland Emerging Athlete Program 2016
  • Queensland Regional Training Centre Program 2017
  • Queensland Breakers National League development player 2017
  • Queensland Breakers Brisbane BWPI A League Team 2016
  • U18/20 Queensland Team 2017 Sydney Tour
  • U16 Queensland Team 2016 New Zealand Tour
  • Brisbane Metropolitan North team Silver Medallists 2016 & Gold 2017
  • North Brisbane Polo Bears BWPI Club team gold medallists U16 2016 & U18 2017
  • North Brisbane Polo Bears QLD State Titles Team U18 Silver medallists 2016
  • North Brisbane Polo Bears QLD State Titles Team U16 Gold medallists 2016
  • Club National Touring Team member with Polo Bears U16 & U18 (2015, 2016 & 2017) Perth & Hobart
  • St Rita’s College Club Teams 2013, 2014 & 2015
  • North Brisbane Polo Bears Club Teams 2011 – 2017
  • See link below for Coach Reference
  • See link below for full Athletic Resume
  • View snapshot video below 

The Student

  • Attends: Prestigious St. Rita’s College, Brisbane
  • Due to take SAT: October and December 2017
  • Overall GPA: To Be Advised
  • See attached academic reference

The Person

  • Erin is well-respected by both her teachers and peers, and because of this was voted as House Captain.
  • Those who know Erin describe her has as someone of excellent character, who is courteous, diligent, and committed to all of the facets in her life.
  • Additionally, Erin’s good nature, her sense of humour, and dedication to both her sporting and academic pursuits, have resulted in glowing recommendations which can be read in full through the link below.
  • See link to School Character Reference below

If you feel that Erin could be a good fit, please contact Maria Hopes.

Phone: +61 414 477 476  | Email: maria@studyandplayusa.com.au | Skype: maria.hopes