The George Washington University: Water Polo

Alex Swart
Alex  Swart


Atherton, CA

High School:
Sacred Heart Prep

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 155




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MWP at Brown

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MWP vs Gannon

George Washington v Gannon

Scored 10 points on six goals and four assists and added 15 steals, nine ejections drawn and two field blocks ... Scored his six goals on just 11 shots for an efficient .545 shooting percentage, highest on the team ... Tallied a goal and an ejection drawn in the season opener against Occidental in the Bruno Classic (Sept. 5) ... Followed with a goal and three steals against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps later that day ... Recorded his first career field block at No. 11 Brown the next day (Sept. 6) ... Had a career-high two ejections drawn against Navy at the CWPA Southern Division Championship, then matched it against Monmouth College later that day (Nov. 6) ... Also tallied a goal and a steal against the Scots ... Scored three points on a goal and two assists and added a steal and an ejection drawn the next day against Gannon (Nov. 7) ... Recorded a goal and two steals against Washington & Jefferson in the Southern Division fifth-place game (Nov. 8) ... Had a career-high four steals in the season finale against Fordham at the CWPA Championship (Nov. 22) ... Recognized on the GW Athletics Academic Dean's List.

Saw action in 11 games and tallied five goals and five assists for 10 points ... Added eight steals and three ejections drawn ... Scored a career-high four points on two goals and two assists and added two steals against Caltech at the Gary Troyer Tournament (Oct. 4) ... Tallied three points (1g, 2a) and three steals against Salem International at the Southern Division Championship (Nov. 7) ... Recognized on the GW Athletics Academic Dean's List.

Saw action in 12 games and tallied one goal and one assist for two points in his rookie campaign ... Added six steals and two ejections drawn ... Recorded an assist and a steal in his collegiate debut against Salem International at the Navy Open (9/7) ... Scored his first career goal the following day against Penn State Behrend, adding two steals (9/8).

2012 All-West Catholic Athletic League selection ... Member of the CIF Central Coast Section Senior All-Star Team ... Helped lead the Gators to WCAL and CCS Division II titles in 2011 and 2012 ... Earned All-Daily News Prep Boys Water Polo honorable mention as a senior.

Alexander Nelson Swart ... Born April 12, 1995 in Palo Alto, Calif. ... The second of four children to Kathy and Gary Swart ... Has two brothers, Michael and William, and a sister, Hannah ... Majoring in marketing.

Goals 2 vs. Caltech (10/4/14)
Assists 2 3x, Last vs. Gannon (11/7/15)
Points 4 vs. Caltech (10/4/14)
Shots 6 vs. Penn State Behrend (9/14/14)
Steals 4 vs. Fordham (11/22/15)
Field Blocks 1 2x, Last vs. Washington & Jefferson (11/21/15)
Swimoffs 1 2x, Last vs. Salem International (11/7/14)
Ejections Drawn 2 2x, Last vs. Monmouth (11/6/15)
Penalties Drawn 1 2x, Last vs. Monmouth (11/6/15)
Ejection Goals 1 3x, Last vs. Monmouth (11/6/15)

Year GP Goals Assists Points Shots Pct. Steals ED Blocks
2013 12 1 1 2 8 .125 6 2 0
2014 11 5 5 10 16 .313 8 3 0
2015 NA 6 4 10 11 .545 15 9 2
TOTAL NA 12 10 22 35 .343 29 14 2
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