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Florida Tech's First Water Polo Tournament Set for March 16-17


MELBOURNE, FLA.—Florida Institute of Technology will host the Space Coast Classic, the university's first men's water polo tournament, Saturday and Sunday, March 16-17. The tournament will be held at the Panther Aquatic Center on campus, starting at 9 a.m. each day. Spectators from the general public are welcome.

Participating collegiate teams include those from Georgia Tech, University of Central Florida and Florida Atlantic University; master-level teams are coming from Orlando and Tampa, Fla., and Puerto Rico. The event will include a fastest shot competition on Saturday evening starting around 6 p.m. The full schedule can be viewed on the team's Facebook page at

For information about the tournament, email Travis Hunsucker at

The team is open to men and women students, faculty and staff who want to join. They are encouraged to come to practice on Wednesdays and Fridays, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Panther Aquatic Center.