RWTH Water Polo Team Wins University Championship

09/12/2013
waterpolo team Copyright: Dimitri Trush

The RWTH water polo team include from left to right in the front: Markus Kaiser, Felix Noorman, Trainer Hubertus Munz, Übungsleiter Niklas Klusmann, Tim Detert, Lena Altvater, Inka Braune, and captain, Florian König, as well as from left to right in the back: Alexander Labsin, Malte Schröder, Kassandra Peppa, Frederik Leuwer, and Talu Ünal.

 

Victory "adh-Open Wasserball-Mixed" in Karlsruhe

From new water polo players to experienced league veterans, there was something from everything: eleven teams from nine universities played against each other at the first adh-Open Mixed Water Polo hosted by the Allgemeiner Deutscher Hochschulsportverband, adh for short, in Karlsruhe. RWTH advanced to the finals with five victories in five games. "It was a close and gripping duel, the team in the lead was always alternating," reported captain Florian König. In the end RWTH secured the first title at the University Championship in a game against the, until then, undefeated team from the Sporthochschule Köln with a score of 6:5.