IWP MNL Division 1 2016-17
|St. Vincent’s (C)||14||14||0||0||220||94||42|
Clonard finish 4th on head-to-head results vs North Dublin (8-4, 13-14)Corrib finish 6th on head-to-head results vs Sandycove (14-11, 9-10) [Reference: 2]
Promoted from Division 2 for 2017-18: Cu Chulainn.
IWP MNL Division 1 2017-18
|St. Vincent’s (C)||14||10||2||2||154||112||32|
Promoted from Division 2 for 2019-19: No Promotion.
IWP MNL Division 1 2018-19
|St. Vincent’s (C)||12||11||0||1||126||87||33|
Promoted from Division 2 for 2019-20: Clonard (No relegation from Division 1 to bring numbers back up to 8 for 2019-20 season).
IWP MNL Division 1 2019-20
St. Vincent’s were Ireland Water Polo Men’s National League Division 1 Champions three years running from 2016-17 to 2018-19, and were two points in front with two games in hand in 2019-20 when the season was cancelled on 7 March 2020 due to the COVID-19 Coronavirus Pandemic.
Cathal Brugha from Belfast were their nearest challengers during this time finishing in second place on three occasions. Galway’s Corrib were the runners-up on the other occasion (2017-18).
In 2019-20 three teams were from Dublin (National Aquatic Centre Blachardstown Pool); St. Vincent’s, North Dublin, Half Moon and Sandycove; three from the Greater Belfast Area (Lisburn-Castlereagh Pool): Cathal Brugha, Cu Chulainn, Clonard and Setanta; and one from Galway (NUI Galway Pool): Corrib.
|Team||Home Pool *|
|Cathal Brugha||Lisburn / Lisnasharragh Leisure Centre, Castlereagh|
|Clonard||Lisburn / Lisnasharragh Leisure Centre, Castlereagh|
|Cu Chulainn||Lisburn / Lisnasharragh Leisure Centre, Castlereagh|
|Half Moon||National Aquatic Centre, Blanchardstown|
|North Dublin||National Aquatic Centre, Blanchardstown|
|Sandycove||National Aquatic Centre, Blanchardstown|
|St. Vincent’s||National Aquatic Centre, Blanchardstown|
|Setanta||Lisburn / Lisnasharragh Leisure Centre, Castlereagh|
Note: * Home Pool for Matches — Training Venue varies.
 Ireland Water Polo (2014) Ireland Water Polo Logo [Internet] Available from: https://irelandwaterpolo.files.wordpress.com/2014/01/ireland-water-polo.png [Accessed 21 February 2017]
 Swim Ireland (2017) League Table Results 2016-17 [Internet] Availabble from: http://www.swimireland.ie/other-water-sports/water-polo/league-tablesresults/ [Accessed 16 February 2017]
 Ireland Water Polo – Wayback Machine (2015) National League Tables 2017/18 [Internet] Availabble from: http://web.archive.org/web/20180918095423/http://www.waterpolo.ie/national-league-tables-2017-18.html [Accessed 18 September 2018]
 Ireland Water Polo (2018) National League Tables 2018/19 [Internet] Available from http://www.waterpolo.ie/national-league-tables.html [Accessed 17 January 2019]
 Ireland Water Polo (2019) National League Tables 2019/20 [Internet] Available from: http://www.waterpolo.ie/national-league-tables.html [Accessed 28 April 2020]
Thanks to Laurence O’Toole.
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