14 & Under Girls
High School: San Dimas High School
Club she played for: The Outsiders
Position she played: Center Defender
College: Loyola Marymount University
Biggest water polo achievements as a player: Winning the 1st ever CIF championship with her husband, Eric!
Other teams coached: Los Osos High School, FCWP
Favorite free time activity: Family adventures, hiking, surfing, mountain biking
Favorite movie: Pete’s Dragon
Favorite sports team: New York Yankees
Lisa Cypher, an invaluable asset to the water polo coaching community, currently serves as the 14U Girls Assistant Coach, bringing her wealth of experience and expertise to the pool. Hailing from San Dimas High School, Lisa made her mark as a Center Defender, showcasing her defensive prowess and strategic acumen in the water.
Her collegiate journey led her to Loyola Marymount University, where she continued to refine her skills and deepen her understanding of the game. Lisa’s roots in the water polo community extend to her club days with The Outsiders, where she further honed her craft and passion for the sport.
Lisa Cypher’s coaching accolades speak volumes about her impact on the game. A significant part of the coaching staff at Los Osos High School from 2002 to 2014, she played a pivotal role in guiding both boys and girls teams to an impressive eight CIF Titles. Her coaching expertise is not confined to high school; Lisa has been an integral part of Foothill Water Polo Club since its inception, coaching at every level with dedication and passion.
Lisa Cypher’s coaching philosophy emphasizes not only the technical aspects of the game but also the holistic development of her players. Her enduring commitment to Foothill reflects a deep connection to the club, contributing to its growth and success over the years. As the 14U Girls Assistant Coach, Lisa continues to inspire and nurture the next generation of water polo enthusiasts, leaving an indelible mark on the sport she loves.