The George Washington University: Water Polo

Milos Purkovic
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Milos Purkovic

Class:
Graduate Student

Hometown:
Belgrade, Serbia

High School:
10th Gymnasium

Last College:
Pepperdine

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 205

Position:
Attack

Major:
Public Policy



05/13/2013

GW Athletics Graduates Honored at 2013 Senior Honors Lunch

Graeter, Kaminski, Purkovic and Sullivan Receive Top Awards at Annual Senior Showcase

05/13/2013

GW Athletics Graduates Honored at 2013 Senior Honors Lunch

Graeter, Kaminski, Purkovic and Sullivan Receive Top Awards at Annual Senior Showcase

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 Places Sixth at CWPA Southern Division Championship

Colonials Edged by Johns Hopkins, 16-15, in Overtime

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


2012 AT GW
Ranked fifth on the team with 35 goals and sixth with 46 points and 20 steals ... Also tied for second on the team with 23 ejections drawn ... Scored multiple goals 11 times ... Tallied a season-high seven points on five goals and two assists against Iona (Sept. 1) ... Named GW Athletics' Scholar-Athlete of the Year ... Recognized on the CWPA Scholar-Athlete Team and ACWPC All-Academic Team with outstanding status.

2010 AT PEPPERDINE
Appeared in 16 games as a sophomore for the nationally ranked Waves, totaling four goals, four assists and six steals ... Registered a career-high two goals in Pepperdine's 20-4 win over Occidental at the Inland Empire Tournament (9/12) ... Also netted a goal against Redlands (10/2) and USC (11/11) ... Named to the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (MPSF) All-Academic Team and recognized as a Pepperdine Scholar Athlete.

2009 AT PEPPERDINE
Saw action as a redshirt freshman, but did not score any goals ... Recognized as a Pepperdine Scholar Athlete.

2008 AT PEPPERDINE
Did not play his first season at Pepperdine and received a redshirt.

HIGH SCHOOL
Played for Red Star-Belgrade club from 1998-2008 ... Helped the team win five national championships and three other tournament cups ... Won 14 other silver and bronze medals in various competitions.

PERSONAL
Milos Purkovic ... Born March 21, 1989 in Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina ... Son of Biljana and Marko Purkovic ... Has a younger sister, Milica ... Earned his bachelor's degree in political science and economics from Pepperdine in 2012 and is currently pursuing his master's in public policy - international development from GW.

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