Joe Behun
Joe  Behun


Carlsbad, CA

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 180




Seniors Savor Men's Water Polo Turnaround

Senior class has seen it all on GW's rise to NCAA Tournament


Men's Water Polo Surges Past Johns Hopkins

A big finish helped GW to a home win Friday


Men's Water Polo Closes Home Schedule

GW set to celebrate Senior Day vs. Navy


Men's Water Polo Set for Challenging Week

Colonials face four ranked foes at Harvard Invitational


Petkovic Powers Men's Water Polo to MAWPC Semis

Colonials dominate Mercyhurst to open championship play


MWP vs. Priceton

George Washington v Princeton

Posted eight points on a goal and seven assists, plus seven steals, to help the Colonials capture their first MAWPC title and NCAA Tournament berth in program history...Scored in win over Johns Hopkins (10/20)...Provided an assist in a Senior Day win over Navy (10/21).

Scored three goals on four shots and had three steals and one assist on the year ... had a pair of goals, an assist and an ejection drawn in a win over La Salle (Oct. 9).

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 4x, Last vs. La Salle (10/9/16)
Assists 2 vs. Salem International (11/7/14)
Points 3 3x, Last vs. Salem International (11/7/14)
Steals 5 vs. #15 Bucknell (9/26/15)
Blocks 2 vs. Mercyhurst (9/12/15)
Ejections Drawn 2 vs. Salem International (11/7/14)

Year Goals Assists Points Shots Pct. Steals ED Blocks
2014 5 6 11 7 .714 7 4 1
2015 8 2 10 16 .500 21 7 4
2016 3 2 4 4 .750 3 0 0
2017 1 7 8 7 .142 7 1 0
TOTAL 17 17 33 34 .500 38 12 5

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