YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region Athlete of the Month (July 2018): Valeria RojasValeria Rojas is currently in Clearwater, FL with the Canadian junior women’s water polo team for the July 10-15 19-and-Under Pan American Championships, which serves as a qualifier for next summer’s junior worlds. The St. Matthew Catholic High School student practices 11 times a week in the Capital Wave Water Polo Club’s high-performance program, led by Canadian coaching legend David Hart. The #2 leading scorer in this season’s National Championship League U19 women’s division is also expected to represent Canada at the 18U FINA World Women’s Youth Water Polo Championships from Aug. 25-Sept. 2 in Serbia.
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