2015 Caltech Men's Water Polo News

Record 123 Beavers Qualify for Academic All-SCIAC
Record 123 Beavers Qualify for Academic All-SCIAC

July 01, 2016

PASADENA, Calif. – A record 123 Beavers qualified for Academic All-SCIAC honors over the 2015-16 academic year.

Bradley Becomes First Two-Time Academic All-American
Bradley Becomes First Two-Time Academic All-American

June 07, 2016

GREENWOOD, In. – Caltech men's water polo junior Christopher Bradley has been named to the Academic All-America Men's At-Large Second Team, which is selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America. He is the first member of the men's water polo program to earn the honor.

Eck, Kannan Named SCIAC Scholar-Athletes of the Year
Eck, Kannan Named SCIAC Scholar-Athletes of the Year

May 27, 2016

PASADENA, Calif. - Seniors Patric Eck and Soumya Kannan have been named SCIAC Scholar-Athletes of the Year. One male and one female with the best combination of academic and athletic excellence from each institution are recognized.

Bradley Earns Second CoSIDA Academic All-District Honor
Bradley Earns Second CoSIDA Academic All-District Honor

May 13, 2016

GREENWOOD, In. (May 12, 2016) – Caltech men's water polo junior Christopher Bradley (Half Moon Bay, Calif. / Serra) has been named to the Academic All-District Men's At-Large Team, which is selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America. He is the first member of the men's water polo program to earn the honor.

Men’s Water Polo, Six Individuals Named All-Academic
Men’s Water Polo, Six Individuals Named All-Academic

February 04, 2016

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – The Caltech men’s water polo team has been recognized as All-Academic, with six scholar-athletes also earning individual distinction, by the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches.

Gilani Totals 38 Saves Over Two SCIAC Tournament Games
Gilani Totals 38 Saves Over Two SCIAC Tournament Games

November 20, 2015

LA VERNE, Calif. (Nov. 21, 2015) – Freshman Shaurya Gilani (Chicago, Ill. / Adlai Stevenson) racked up 38 saves in goal over just two games at the 2015 SCIAC Men’s Water Polo Postseason Tournament on Friday and Saturday.

Eck, Blackwood Enter Record Books on Senior Day
Eck, Blackwood Enter Record Books on Senior Day

November 14, 2015

PASADENA, Calif. – Senior Patric Eck (Fullerton, Calif. / Troy) broke the program record for exclusions drawn in a season and senior James Blackwood (Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. / Palos Verdes Estates) recorded only the second 40-40 season in program history as the Caltech men’s water polo team bade farewell to its senior quartet in the season’s home finale against DIII No. 5 Chapman University on Saturday morning.

Ross Dominates Between the Posts Against Oxy
Ross Dominates Between the Posts Against Oxy

November 11, 2015

PASADENA, Calif. – Freshman Charles Ross (Wexford, Pa. / North Allegheny) turned in another dominant performance between the posts with 18 saves for the Caltech men’s water polo team in a narrow defeat to DIII RV Occidental College on Wednesday night.

Blackwood Leads Men's Water Polo Charge at RV/No. 2 Whittier
Blackwood Leads Men's Water Polo Charge at RV/No. 2 Whittier

November 07, 2015

WHITTIER, Calif. – Senior James Blackwood (Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. / Palos Verdes Peninsula) led the charge for Caltech men’s water polo at RV/Division III No. 2 Whittier College on Saturday morning.

Blackwood Scores in Fifth Straight Game at No. 6 Pomona-Pitzer
Blackwood Scores in Fifth Straight Game at No. 6 Pomona-Pitzer

November 04, 2015

CLAREMONT, Calif. – Senior James Blackwood (Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. / Palos Verdes Peninsula) netted for the fifth straight game but the Caltech men’s water polo team fell at the hands of Division III No. 6 Pomona-Pitzer Colleges on Wednesday evening.

Blackwood, Bradley Lead Men's Water Polo to 10 Goals Against No. 1 CMS
Blackwood, Bradley Lead Men's Water Polo to 10 Goals Against No. 1 CMS

October 31, 2015

PASADENA, Calif. – Senior James Blackwood (Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. / Palos Verdes Peninsula) and junior Christopher Bradley (Half Moon Bay, Calif. / Serra) combined for seven goals and three assists as the Caltech men’s water polo team suffered a 19-10 defeat at the hands of Division III No. 1 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges on Saturday morning.

Ross Shines in Goal for Men's Water Polo Versus No.7 Cal Lu
Ross Shines in Goal for Men's Water Polo Versus No.7 Cal Lu

October 28, 2015

PASADENA, Calif. – Freshman Charles Ross (Wexford, Pa. / North Allegheny) shone in goal once again with five saves on seven shots faced as the Caltech men’s water polo team fell to DIII No. 7 California Lutheran University on Wednesday evening.

Eck Bags Two Goals at DIII No. 5 Redlands
Eck Bags Two Goals at DIII No. 5 Redlands

October 24, 2015

REDLANDS, Calif. – Senior Patric Eck (Fullerton, Calif. / Troy) bagged a brace for the Caltech men’s water polo team at DIII No. 5 University of Redlands on Saturday morning.

Govil Continues Breakout for Men's Water Polo at La Verne
Govil Continues Breakout for Men's Water Polo at La Verne

October 21, 2015

LA VERNE, Calif. – Freshman Eshan Govil (Redwood City, Calif. / Sacred Heart Prep) continued his breakout week with a four-assist effort in the Caltech men’s water polo team’s SCIAC opener at the University of La Verne on Wednesday evening.

Team Effort Fuels Men's Water Polo to Victory
Team Effort Fuels Men's Water Polo to Victory

October 17, 2015

LOS ANGELES – A multitude of stellar performances fueled the Caltech men’s water polo squad to a 12-5 win over LA Trade Tech on Saturday morning.