2016 Men's Water Polo News

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    February 08, 2017
    Sixteen Panthers land All-Academic Honors The Chapman University men's water polo team continued its commitment toward academic distinction securing another year on the grade-point average leader board. The Panthers earned a collective GPA of 3.02 during the 2016 season after 16 student-athletes recorded a GPA higher than a 3.2 to earn All-Academic honors from the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC).
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    December 15, 2016
    O'Brien scores All-America honors Junior Jeff O’Brien earned his second career All-America recognition from the American Water Polo Coaches Association. O’Brien was selected to the Second Team after earning Honorable Mention a year ago.
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    November 30, 2016
    O'Brien lands spot on All-SCIAC First Team Another high-scoring season has landed All-SCIAC honors for junior Jeff O’Brien. The First Team honors were the first of O’Brien’s career.
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    November 20, 2016
    Panthers capture sixth in the SCIAC Championship Tournament The Chapman University men’s water polo team finished sixth at the SCIAC Championship Tournament after going 2-2 on the weekend. The Panthers fell to No. 8 Cal Lutheran 11-8 on Sunday morning in the fifth place match to earn sixth overall.
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    November 18, 2016
    Men's water polo drops SCIAC Tournament opener to Whittier Sophomore Brady Hoskins tallied a hat trick but the Chapman University men’s water polo team fell 12-9 to second-seeded Whittier in the opening round of the SCIAC Tournament. Chapman fell into an early hole but played even with the Poets through the final three quarters.
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    November 18, 2016
    Chapman sweeps competition, advances to fifth place match The No. 7 Chapman University men’s water polo team swept the competition on Saturday winning two key matches to advance to the fifth place match at the SCIAC Championship Tournament on Sunday. Chapman defeated Caltech 19-7 in game one, and went on to defeat Occidental 11-6 in game two on Saturday.
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    November 16, 2016
    Men's water polo returns to SCIAC Tournament The No. 7 Chapman University men’s water polo team heads into the SCIAC Tournament this weekend, hosted by Caltech at Pasadena City College. The Panthers (4-18, 2-6 in SCIAC) came in a three way tie for sixth place but were seeded No. 7 based on head-to-head match ups.
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    November 14, 2016
    O'Brien earns SCIAC AOTW honors Junior center Jeff O'Brien continued to be a force for the Chapman University men’s water polo team on offense, scoring six goals against the No. 1 and No. 3 teams in Division III last week to earn SCIAC AOTW honors for the first time in his career.
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    November 12, 2016
    Plaster scores three on Senior Day Senior Corey Plaster led the team with four goals in his last home game as a senior, but Chapman still fell to Pomona-Pitzer 12-8 at Allred Pool on Saturday. Junior Chris Garau tallied four assists while Jeff O’Brien recorded five earned ejections.
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    October 22, 2016
    Chapman lets early lead slip to La Verne The Chapman University men’s water polo team let an early lead slip as the Panthers fell 10-9 to University of La Verne on Saturday at Allred Pool.
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    October 19, 2016
    Panthers rally to defeat Caltech The Chapman University men’s water polo team rallied to defeat Caltech 14-6 at Allred Pool on Wednesday afternoon. The Panthers come from behind victory was Chapman’s first SCIAC victory of the season moving Chapman to 1-1 in SCIAC play.
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    October 15, 2016
    Panthers fall to Redlands in SCIAC home opener Chapman University men’s water polo fell to the University of Redlands 17-7 in its SCIAC home-opener at Allred Pool on Saturday. Panther sophomore Brady Hoskins and senior Corey Plaster recorded a pair of goals each for Chapman.
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    October 14, 2016
    2016 Chapman men's water polo SCIAC preview The men's water polo team opens its SCIAC season at home against Redlands on Saturday.
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    September 04, 2016
    Men's water polo starts 2016 with win over Oxy The Chapman University men’s water polo team opened its season on Saturday with a solid showing of two wins at the Whittier College Tournament. Newcomer Ivo Ivanis led the Panthers with three goals in the first three matches.