Members of the USA Water Polo Senior National Teams were injured when a inside balcony collapsed at a South Korean nightclub. The Team was in South Korea to compete in the FINA World Championship. Team members were celebrating the Women’s Team win when the incident occurred.
— USA Water Polo (@USAWP) July 27, 2019
The injured team members are Kaleigh Gilchrist of Newport Beach, Paige Hauschild, and Johnny Hooper. Kaleigh Gilchrist underwent emergency surgery for a laceration on her left leg.
The USA Women’s Water Polo Team has trained at the swimming facilities on Joint Forces Training Base Los Alamitos.