Joe Behun
Joe  Behun


Carlsbad, CA

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 180


Pre-Arts & Sciences


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Colonials fall to 13th-ranked Princeton before bouncing back with win over La Salle


GW Men's Water Polo Wins Twice at Princeton Invitational

Colonials record first win over a ranked team in two years with 12-11 victory over No. 15 Air Force


GW Men's Water Polo Drops Overtime Heartbreaker to #15 Bucknell

Colonials Fall to Bison, 14-12


No. 20 GW Men's Water Polo Sweeps First Day of Bison Invite

Colonials Rally Versus Fordham, Rout SIU


GW Men's Water Polo 2014 Season Outlook

Colonials Look to Build on Breakout Season


MWP vs. Priceton

George Washington v Princeton

Scored eight goals on 16 shots for an efficient .500 shooting percentage, second-best on the team ... Added two assists for 10 points to go with 21 steals, four field blocks and seven ejections drawn ... Recorded a career-high two field blocks against Mercyhurst at the Bison Invite (Sept. 12) ... Tallied a career-high five steals plus a goal and an ejection drawn against No. 15 Bucknell (Sept. 26) ... Matched his career best with two goals against Washington & Jefferson at the CWPA Championship (Nov. 21) ... Recognized on the GW Athletics Academic Dean's List.

Saw action in eight games during his rookie campaign ... Scored five goals on just seven shots for an efficient .714 shooting percentage ... Added six assists for 11 points to go with seven steals and four ejections drawn ... Made his collegiate debut against Harvard at the Princeton Invitational and tallied an ejection drawn (Sept. 7) ... Scored first two career goals and added an assist for three points against Salem International at the Bison Invitational (Sept. 13) ... Also had two steals against the Tigers ... Matched his season high with two goals and three points against Caltech at the Gary Troyer Tournament (Oct. 4) ... Tallied three points on a goal and two assists while adding two ejections drawn against Salem International at the Southern Division Championship (Nov. 7).

Helped lead the Lancers to the CIF title in 2010 and 2013 ... Also lettered in swimming at Carlsbad High School ... Received the Union Tribune Athletic Honors award all four years ... Graduated with honors ... Played for Carlsbad Club Water Polo for 10 years.

John Joseph Behun ... Born March 12, 1996, in San Diego, California ... Son of Lisa and Jim Behun ... Has a younger sister, Brigitte ... Intends to major in biology and hopes to attend med school.

Goals 2 3x, Last vs. Washington & Jefferson (11/21/15)
Assists 2 vs. Salem International (11/7/14)
Points 3 3x, Last vs. Salem International (11/7/14)
Shots 3 vs. Caltech (10/4/14)
Steals 5 vs. #15 Bucknell (9/26/15)
Blocks 2 vs. Mercyhurst (9/12/15)
Swimoffs 1 vs. Caltech (10/4/14)
Ejections Drawn 2 vs. Salem International (11/7/14)
Ejection Goals 1 2x, Last vs. Navy (11/6/15)
Penalty Goals 1 vs. Salem International (9/13/14)

Year GP Goals Assists Points Shots Pct. Steals ED Blocks
2014 8 5 6 11 7 .714 7 4 1
2015 NA 8 2 10 16 .500 21 7 4
TOTAL NA 13 8 21 23 .565 28 11 5

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