The George Washington University: Water Polo

Paul Deasey
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Paul Deasey

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Wynnewood, PA

High School:
The Haverford School

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 210

Position:
Attack

Major:
Economics




Finished his career ranked fourth all-time at GW in assists (125) and seventh in field blocks (28).

2013
Ranked fourth in the team in assists (26), sixth in goals (23) and points (49) and seventh in steals (21) ... His .418 shooting percentage ranked third among players with at least 30 attempts ... Recorded multiple points 11 times ... Tallied a career-high five steals in the season opener against Salem International at the Navy Open (9/7) ... Scored five points (2g, 3a) later that day against Gannon, then notched a hat trick the following day against Penn State Behrend (9/2) ... Season-high six points (3g, 3a) against Cal Lutheran at the Gary Troyer Memorial Tournament (10/4) ... Named to the CWPA Scholar-Athlete Team and ACWPC All-Academic Team with excellent status for the fourth year in a row ... GW Student-Athlete Advisory Council representative.

2012
Ranked second on the team in assists (29), third in steals (30), fourth in ejections drawn (18), fifth in points (55) and sixth in goals (26) ... Recorded multiple points 15 times ... Tallied six points on a career-high five goals and an assist against Gannon (Sept. 2) ... Recorded five points on a goal and four assists at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (Oct. 6) ... Also had five points (2g, 3a) against Gannon at the Southern Division Championship (Nov. 3) ... Recorded four steals in the season opener against Penn State Behrend (Sept. 2) ... Named to the CWPA Scholar-Athlete Team and ACWPC All-Academic Team with excellent status for the third year in a row ... GW Student-Athlete Advisory Council representative.

2011
Second on team with 33 assists, 43 steals and 38 ejections drawn in 30 games played... Also ranked third on team with 69 total points and 10 blocks and tied for fourth 36 goals ... Posted 18 multi-point games, including 12 multi-goal efforts and nine multi-assist performances ... Tallied career-high seven points against Connecticut College (2g, 5a; 9/18) and Gannon University (2g, 5a; 11/5) ... Named to CWPA Scholar-Athlete Team and ACWPC All-Academic team with excellent status (3.2-3.4 GPA).

2010
Led GW with 36 assists, second on team with 44 ejections drawn, third on team with 29 goals and 27 steals in 26 games played ... Named CWPA Southern Division Rookie of the Week Sept 28 ... 19 multi-point games, 11 multi-assist games, seven multi-goal games ... Season-high four assists against Princeton (9/26) and Chapman (10/8), season-best five points against Bucknell (9/25) ... Named to CWPA Scholar-Athlete Team and ACWPC All-Academic team with excellent status (3.2-3.4 GPA).

HIGH SCHOOL
First Team All-Main Line and All-Inter-Academic League as a senior in 2009 ... Named to Eastern Preps All-Tournament First Team ... Led Inter-Ac Conference in goals (93) and assists (69) ... Led Haverford to Inter-Ac League co-championship in 2009 and is Fords' all-time scoring leader with 329 career goals.

PERSONAL
Paul Keelan Deasey ... Born July 10, 1992, in Wynnewood, PA ... Son of Geoffrey and Molly Deasey ... Has two brothers, Matthew and Bob ... Brother Matthew was a walk-on basketball player at Virginia, and father Geoff rowed and wrestled at Pennsylvania ... Majoring in economics.

CAREER HIGHS
Goals 5 vs. Gannon (9/2/12)
Assists 5 3x, Last vs. Gannon (11/5/11)
Points 7 2x, Last vs. Gannon (11/5/11)
Shots 9 2x, Last vs. Whittier (10/8/11)
Steals 5 2x, Last vs. Salem International (9/7/13)
Blocks 2 vs. Gannon (11/5/11)
Swimoffs 1 4x, Last vs. Iona (9/14/13)
Ejections Drawn 4 2x, Last vs. Iona (10/22/11)
Penalties Drawn 1 4x, Last vs. Johns Hopkins (11/4/12)
Ejection Goals 2 5x, Last vs. California Lutheran (10/4/13)
Penalty Goals 1 4x, Last vs. Harvard (9/15/13)

CAREER STATISTICS
Year GP Goals Assists Points Shots Pct. Steals ED Blocks
2010 26 29 36 65 85 .341 27 44 3
2011 30 36 33 69 115 .313 43 38 10
2012 28 26 29 55 66 .394 30 18 9
2013 29 23 26 49 55 .418 21 7 6
TOTAL 113 114 124 238 321 .355 121 107 28
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