Illes Earns Top Honor for Fourth Straight Year
Colonials Will Play Johns Hopkins for Fifth Place on Sunday
Deasey Leads Colonials with Three Goals
Colonials to Honor Bezerra, Helman, Illes, Purkovic Prior to Game
Pehlivan Notches Hat Trick to Lead Colonials
Named to the CWPA Scholar-Athlete Team and ACWPC All-Academic team with superior status (3.41-3.7 GPA) ... Totaled 13 goals, 30 points, 14 ejections drawn and 16 steals in 29 games played ... Fourth on team with 17 assists ... Third on team with a .590 shot percentage... Eight multi-point games ... Matched career-high four points and posted a season-high four steals against Gannon University (1g, 3a; 11/5).
Named to CWPA Scholar-Athlete Team and ACWPC All-Academic Team with excellent status (3.2-3.4 GPA) ... Fourth on team with 17 goals and 24 assists, tied for third on team with 27 steals, second on team with nine field blocks in 29 games ... 12 multi-point games ... Career-high four goals against Penn State Behrend (9/4), matched career-high four points against Salem International (2g, 2a; 10/30).
Named to CWPA Scholar-Athlete Team and ACWPC All-Academic Team with superior status (3.41-3.7 GPA) ... Second among GW rookies with 16 goals and 32 points ... Career-best three assists and four points in victory over Queens-NY (9/27) ... Netted two goals against Harvard (9/18), Connecticut College (9/19) and Bucknell (9/26).
Team MVP at St. John Bosco junior and senior seasons, totaling 112 goals, 93 assists and 140 steals in two seasons ... Second team Trinity League selection ... Totaled 70 goals, 58 assists and 84 steals as senior team captain ... 42 goals, 35 assists and 56 steals as a junior ... Member of La Mirada Armada club team.
John Paul Bezerra ... Born Dec. 10, 1990, in Whittier, CA ... Son of Joe and Magdelena Bezerra ... Has younger brother, Marc Thomas ... Majoring in political science and history.
#18 Men's Water Polo Closes Regular Season with Win at Navy
The 18th-ranked GW men's water polo team closed regular season play in winning fashion with a 13-9 victory at Navy on Saturday evening.
#18 Men’s Water Polo Edged by Johns Hopkins
The 18th-ranked GW men’s water polo team had its five-game league winning streak snapped on Friday night in a 15-10 defeat at Johns Hopkins.
#18 Men’s Water Polo Closes Regular Season at Hopkins, Navy
The 18th-ranked GW men’s water polo team is set to close its regular season slate with a pair of Mid-Atlantic Water Polo Conference road clashes this...
Petkovic Named CWPA Mid-Atlantic Player of The Week
Redshirt senior Bogdan Petkovic of the GW men’s water polo team has been named Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Mid-Atlantic Player of the Week...
#17 GW Men’s Water Polo Fires Past Navy, 15-7
The 17th-ranked GW men’s water polo team closed the home portion of its regular season schedule in dominant fashion on Saturday afternoon with a 15-7...
#17 GW Men’s Water Polo Holds off Johns Hopkins, 12-11
Bogdan Petkovic helped lead the 17th-ranked GW men’s water polo team to a 12-11 victory over Johns Hopkins on Senior Night
GW Men's Water Polo Returns to MAWPC Play This Weekend
The Colonials host Johns Hopkins Friday at 7 p.m., Navy Saturday at 3 p.m.
GW Men's Water Polo Topped by San Jose State, 12-7
The No. 14 GW men's water polo team dropped a 12-7 decision to San Jose State on day two of the Rodeo Classic on Saturday afternoon.