Duke Becker
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Duke  Becker

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
La Jolla, CA

High School:
La Jolla

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 185

Position:
ATT

Major:
Business Administration


11/18/2016

Petkovic Powers Men's Water Polo to MAWPC Semis

Colonials dominate Mercyhurst to open championship play

11/04/2016

#18 Men’s Water Polo Edged by Johns Hopkins

Colonials see five-game league winning streak snapped in 15-10 defeat

10/28/2016

#17 GW Men’s Water Polo Holds off Johns Hopkins, 12-11

Colonials improve to 6-1 in league play in Senior Night

10/25/2016

No. 14 GW Men’s Water Polo Falls to No. 20 Santa Clara in OT

Colonials close West Coast road trip, return home for divisional play on Friday

10/08/2016

#16 GW Men's Water Polo Tops #9 Bucknell, 10-9

Braun scores the game-winner with three seconds to play

09/07/2015

MWP at Brown

George Washington v Brown

10/26/2014

MWP vs Navy

George Washington v Navy

10/11/2014

MWP vs Hopkins

George Washington v Johns Hopkins

10/01/2014

MWP vs. Bucknell

GW vs. Bucknell 9/20/14


2015
Tied for fourth on the team with 28 goals ... Ranked third with 14 assists and 42 points ... Also recorded 28 steals, five field blocks and nine ejections drawn ... Took 72 shots on the year and posted a .389 shot percentage, which ranked fourth on the team ... Opened the season with two goals and an assist against Occidental at the Bruno Classic (Sept. 5) ... Had two goals, three steals and a field block later that day against No. 17 St. Francis-Brooklyn ... Totaled four points on two goals and two assists plus three steals at No. 13 Bucknell (Oct. 10) ... Scored a career-high four goals and added an assist for five points plus a steal, a field block and an ejection draw against Iona (Oct. 24) ... Tallied five points on three goals and two assists and added a steal and a field block against Gannon at the CWPA Southern Division Championship (Nov. 7) ... Also notched a hat trick plus two steals and an ejection drawn the next day against Washington & Jefferson to help the Colonials take fifth place at Southerns (Nov. 8) ... Recognized on the GW Athletics Academic Dean's List ... An Emerging Leader in GW's Leadership Academy.

2014
Played in all 28 games during his rookie campaign ... Ranked fifth on the team with 19 goals and added 10 assists for 29 points ... Ranked fourth on the team with 26 steals, 10 field blocks and 15 ejections drawn ... Recorded first career goal, assist, steal and ejection drawn in collegiate debut against MIT at the Princeton Invitational (Sept. 6) ... Scored what proved to be the game-winner in overtime against No. 12 St. Francis-Brooklyn (Sept. 7) ... Notched first career hat trick against Caltech at the Gary Troyer Tournament (Oct. 4) ... Scored three goals in four attempts against Salem International at the Southern Division Championship (Nov. 7) ... Tallied a career-high six points on three goals and three assists and added a career-best four steals against Washington & Jefferson in the Southern Division fifth-place game (Nov. 9).

HIGH SCHOOL
2013 Honorable Mention All-America ... Also named to the All-CIF second team and San Diego Union Tribune All-Western League second team and earned All-California & Hawaii honorable mention as a senior ... Captain and Offensive Player of the Year of his Vikings team in 2013 ... Member of the CIF San Diego Section Senior All-Star Team ... Helped La Jolla High School to three straight appearances in the CIF San Diego Section Division III semifinals ... Four-time San Diego Union Tribune Scholar-Athlete ... Three-time USA Water Polo Academic All-American ... Trained in Budapest and Eger, Hungary, in 2013.

PERSONAL
Duke Henry Becker ... Born Aug. 2, 1995, in Seattle, Washington ... Son of Kimber Lee and Kent Becker ... Has a younger brother, Maverick ... Intends to major in business.

CAREER HIGHS
Goals 4 vs. Iona (10/24/15)
Assists 3 vs. Washington & Jefferson (11/9/14)
Points 6 vs. Washington & Jefferson (11/9/14)
Shots 8 vs. Iona (10/24/15)
Steals 4 vs. Washington & Jefferson (11/9/14)
Blocks 2 at Cal Baptist (10/2/14)
Swimoffs 2 vs. Johns Hopkins (11/7/14)
Ejections Drawn 3 vs. Brown (11/21/14)
Ejection Goals 2 3x, Last vs. Gannon (11/7/15)
Penalty Goals 1 vs. #17 St. Francis Brooklyn (9/5/15)

CAREER STATISTICS
Year GP Goals Assists Points Shots Pct. Steals ED Blocks
2014 28 19 10 29 48 .396 26 15 10
2015 NA 28 14 42 72 .389 28 9 5
TOTAL NA 47 24 71 120 .392 54 24 15

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