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Water Polo - Boys

Miramonte Water Polo Coaches

Head Coach:

James Lathrop

2003 - Current

  • Led the Miramonte water polo program to 10 NCS Championships  
  • Athletic Director and Social Studies Teacher at Miramonte HS
  • 2008 California High School Coach of the Year
  • 2008-09 #1 National Ranking
  • Current USA Youth National Team Coach
  • 2012-13 USA Junior National Team Coach (finished 5th place at World Championships, the highest finish by a USA Jr Ntl Team in 25 years)
  • Miramonte Alumni - class of 1996
  •  Cal Water Polo Alumni - 1996-2000, captain 2000
Assistant Coaches:

John Nash 

  • Miramonte Alumni, class of 2009
  • Member of the 2008-2009 #1 Nationally Ranked Team
  • MVP Memorial Cup Tournament 
  • Played water polo at Santa Clara University

Lincoln Haley  

  • Miramonte Alumni, class of 2008
  • Played water polo at Santa Clara University
  • Former Acalanes Head Coach Varsity Water Polo 

Bill Brown

  • Coach Emeritus
  • Miramonte Water Polo Coach for 35+ years
  • USA Water Polo Hall of Fame
  • California Coaches Association Hall of Fame


Joey Estrada - JV Head Coach

2003 - Current

  • Longest tenured JV coach at Miramonte HS
  • Multiple undefeated seasons
  • Former middle school teacher



Water Polo Boys News

The Lathrop Family Welcomes Swimmers to Swim for Diversity Event at Miramonte High School

MHS Hosts Swim for Diversity

By Michelle Bea 10/02/2021, 10:00am PDT

Swim for Diversity a Huge Success

On Saturday, September 25th 2:00-4:00pm Miramonte hosted a Swim For Diversity fundraiser.  Swim For Diversity aims to bridge the swim gap by supporting the push for more pool access and swim clinics in low income areas. Over 100 swimmers participated in this great event, raising over $5000 for Diversity in Aquatics, Tankproof, USA Waterpolo DEI Fund, Brenda Villa Foundation, and Swim Up Hill.

Mats Polo Page Gets a Refresh

By Michelle Bea 09/16/2021, 3:00pm PDT

The Mats Polo page on the Miramonte Boosters site is getting a refresh!

The Mats Polo page on the Miramonte Boosters site is getting a refresh!  If you have photos, news, or updates you would like to share, please email Michelle Bea! Be sure to include important details and id any players/coaches in photos!