Home Contact Us Français
News Article

Women’s Youth National Team Program announces Travel List for the 4th FINA World Youth Championships

(Montreal, QC– August 3, 2018) – Water Polo Canada’s coaching staff has announced the 14-player roster that will travel to Hungary in preparation for the upcoming FINA World Women’s Youth Water Polo Championships taking place August 27- September 2, 2018 in Belgrade, Serbia. The official 13-player roster will be released August 23, 2018.

The Canadian women have qualified for this international event by finishing third at the 2017 Youth Pan American Championships in Lima, Peru last summer. In June and July, the Canadian 18U women attended a training camp in Montreal in preparation for these Championships, and today Water Polo Canada is pleased to release the 18U Women’s Travel list;

Travel list – 18U Women’s National Team



Juliette Belanger

Capital Wave

Marianne Bouchard-Côté


Alison Cameron

Calgary Renegades

Floranne Carroll


Lucy Davis

Pacific Storm

Apryl Gonzalez


Taylor Halbauer

Edmonton Tsunami

Gabrielle Mantyka

Fraser Valley

Daphné Maurais


Blaire McDowell

Team Sask

Jaiden Miller

Pacific Storm

Ava Morrant

Fraser Valley

Valeria Rojas

Capital Wave

Casey Taylor


Staff – 18U Women’s National Team

  • Head Coach: Daniel Bekhazi, Montréal (QC)
  • Assistant Coach : Alexandre Pratte, Montréal (QC)
  • Mentor Coach: John Stockdale, Vancouver (BC)
  • Manager : Sandra Lizé, Montréal (QC)
Prior to the Youth World Championships in Serbia, the team will participate in a friendly tournament in Martfu (HUN) with Hungary, China, and Australia. The 18U women will then travel to Budapest for additional training before the event.

At the 2018 Youth World Championships, Canada is set to compete in group A alongside Italy, Serbia, and Spain. Canada will start its tournament against Italy, August 27 (time to be determined). For more information, please visit the event website.



Explore Water Polo Canada
Team Canada Bios
Senior Men's National Team
Senior Women's National Team
NCL Overview
LTAD Overview
ILWP Overview
About Water Polo Canada
Contact Directory
History of Water Polo in Canada
Frequently Asked Questions
Policies and Bylaws
Quick Links
Become a Coach
Travel Partners
Manuals, Guides and Rules
Basic Rules
Database User Guides