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.
Men's Water Polo Stopped by No. 15 Brown
George Washington men’s water polo battled No. 15 Brown to the final whistle on Friday evening, falling, 12-11, to open the Harvard Invitational at...
Men's Water Polo Outlasts MIT
Andrew Mavis and Atakan Destici scored in overtime to help George Washington men's water polo edge MIT, 11-9, on Thursday night at Zesiger Sports and Fitness...
Men's Water Polo Set for Challenging Week
Four ranked opponents await George Washington men’s water polo at the Harvard Invitational. The Colonials (9-7) are set for a nonconference road game...
Men's Water Polo Falls at Bucknell
George Washington men’s water polo fell to Bucknell, 11-9, on Saturday at Kinney Natatorium. The Colonials led at halftime and entered the fourth...
Men's Water Polo Visits Bucknell
George Washington men's water polo heads to No. 17 Bucknell on Saturday for a Mid-Atlantic Water Polo Conference showdown. It’s a 5 p.m. start at...
Colonial of the Week Presented by Capgemini: Atakan Destici
Destici made an impact on both ends in helping the Colonials to a pair of Mid-Atlantic Water Polo Conference victories over the weekend. The sophomore from...
Men's Water Polo Caps Winning Weekend
Behind a season-high six goals from Atakan Destici, George Washington men’s water polo pulled away for a 19-12 win over Wagner on Saturday afternoon at...
Men's Water Polo Drops Johns Hopkins
Andrew Mavis recorded five goals to lead George Washington men’s water polo past Johns Hopkins, 20-10, on Friday night at Newton White Aquatic Center. ...