Cardinal will be well represented on U.S. Olympic women’s water polo team

The Cardinal will be well represented on the U.S. Olympic women’s water polo team. (Courtesy Stanford Athletics)

Stanford will be well represented on the U.S. Olympic women’s water polo team, with five Cardinal heading to this summer’s games in Tokyo.

ARIA FISCHER, MAKENZIE FISCHER, JAMIE NEUSHUL, MELISSA SEIDEMANN and MAGGIE STEFFENS were named to the 13-member squad.

Team USA enters next month’s competition as the two-time defending Olympic champions and three-time defending World Champions.

Two-time Olympic gold medalists Steffens (team captain) and Seidemann will anchor a squad that features five first-time Olympians.

Sisters Aria Fischer and Makenzie Fischer were members of the 2016 gold-medal winning team in Rio, while Neushul is making her Olympic debut.

Read the full article on the Stanford Athletics website.