The George Washington University: Water Polo

John Paul Bezerra
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John Paul Bezerra

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Whittier, CA

High School:
St. John Bosco

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 160

Position:
Attack

Major:
Political Science & History



04/08/2013

Seven Men's Water Polo Players Earn Academic Honors from ACWPC, CWPA

Illes Earns Top Honor for Fourth Straight Year

11/04/2012

GW Men's Water Polo Wins Twice on Day 2 of Southern Division Championship

Colonials Will Play Johns Hopkins for Fifth Place on Sunday

10/17/2012

GW Men's Water Polo Suffers 16-7 Setback to Johns Hopkins on Senior Night

Deasey Leads Colonials with Three Goals

10/16/2012

GW Men's Water Polo Hosts Johns Hopkins Wednesday for Senior Night

Colonials to Honor Bezerra, Helman, Illes, Purkovic Prior to Game

10/14/2012

GW Men's Water Polo Falls to Bucknell, 13-8

Pehlivan Notches Hat Trick to Lead Colonials


2011
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).

2010
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).

2009
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).

High School
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.

Personal
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.

CAREER STATISTICS
Year GP Goals Assists Points Steals ED
2009 31 16 16 32 28 13
2010 29 17 24 41 27 21
2011 29 13 17 30 16 14
TOTAL 89 46 57 103 71 48
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