The George Washington University: Water Polo

Connor Dillon
Connor Dillon


Los Gatos, CA

High School:
Menlo School

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 175


Business Economics/Public Policy


GW Men's Water Polo Takes Eighth at CWPA Championship

Petkovic Scores Six as Colonials Fall to No. 18 Harvard, 14-13


GW Men's Water Polo to Play for Seventh at CWPA Championship

GW Falls to Rival Bucknell; Will Face Harvard in 2014 Finale


GW Men's Water Polo Splits on Day One of CWPA Championship

Colonials Beat Fordham, Fall to Brown


GW Men's Water Polo Places Fifth at Southerns

Colonials Down Washington and Jefferson, 15-6, to Clinch Automatic Bid to CWPA Championship


Defense Shines in GW Men's Water Polo's 9-6 Win Over Gannon at Southerns

Colonials to Face Washington and Jefferson for Fifth Place on Sunday


MWP vs Navy

George Washington v Navy


MWP vs Hopkins

George Washington v Johns Hopkins


MWP vs Hopkins

George Washington v Johns Hopkins


MWP vs Bucknell

George Washington v Bucknell


MWP vs Gannon

George Washington v Gannon

Recorded 204 saves while allowing 268 goals in 101 quarters, posting a 10.61 goals-against average and a .432 save percentage ... Also had 14 assists and 14 steals in his first season as starting goalie ... Named CWPA Southern Division Defensive Player of the Week twice (9/11, 10/3) ... Recorded 10 saves and allowed just six goals in an 11-6 win over Harvard at the Princeton Invite (9/15) ... Made a career-high 11 saves against both Whittier and Cal Lutheran in back-to-back games at the Gary Troyer Memorial Tournament (10/4) ... Tallied 10 saves and allowed just three goals in a 5-3 win over Johns Hopkins in the first game of the CWPA Championship (11/22).

Recorded 48 saves while allowing 52 goals in 22 quarters, posting a 9.45 goals-against average and a .480 save percentage ... Made his collegiate debut in the season opener against Penn State Behrend (9/1) and stopped two shots while allowing four goals in the second half ... Played all four quarters and stopped nine shots in a 10-6 win over Iona (10/20) ... Recorded a season-high 10 saves in a win over Gannon at the Southern Division Championship (11/3).

2011 All-Peninsula Athletic League (PAL) Bay Division Goalie of the Year ... Earned Second-Team All-CCS Division II honors as a senior ... Led Menlo to four straight PAL titles and a combined 79-32 four-year record ... Also led the Knights to the 2010 CCS Division II title, to the finals in 2008 and 2009 and to the semifinals in 2011 ... Took second place for 2011 Junior Olympics 18U Gold Division and the 2009 and 2010 16U Platinum Division with Stanford Water Polo Club ... Also won the 16U Club Championship in 2009 ... Named MVP of the 2008 San Diego County Cup.

Connor Matthew Dillon ... Born Sept. 29, 1993 in Los Gatos, Calif. ... Son of Paulette and Kevin Dillon ... Has a younger sister, Lauren ... Majoring in business economics and public policy.

Quarters Played 4 36x, Last vs. No. 18 Harvard (11/23/14)
Saves 15 2x, Last at Navy (11/1/14)
Assists 3 vs. Gannon (9/7/13)
Steals 2 9x, Last vs. Washington & Jefferson (11/9/14)
Penalty Blocks 1 7x, Last at Navy (11/1/14)

Year QP Blocks GA GAA Sv.% Assts. Steals PB
2012 22 48 52 9.45 .480 4 5 0
2013 101 204 268 10.61 .432 14 14 2
TOTALS 123 252 320 10.41 .441 18 19 2
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