The George Washington University: Water Polo

Daniel Tyner
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Daniel Tyner

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Long Beach, CA

High School:
Woodrow Wilson Classical

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 200

Position:
Utility

Major:
Sport, Event & Hospitality Management



11/24/2013

Seniors Lead GW Men's Water Polo to 12-9 Win Over MIT in Finale

Colonials Place Seventh at CWPA Championship

11/23/2013

GW Men's Water Polo Falls to #19 Brown, 16-6, at CWPA Championship

Colonials Will Face MIT on Sunday for Seventh Place

11/22/2013

GW Men's Water Polo Splits on Day One of CWPA Championship

Colonials Beat Hopkins, Fall to St. Francis

11/21/2013

GW Men's Water Polo Gears Up for CWPA Championship

Ninth-Seeded Colonials Face No. 8 Johns Hopkins in First Round

11/07/2013

GW Men's Water Polo Set for CWPA Southern Division Championship

Sixth-Seeded Colonials to Face No. 11 Salem International in First Round

09/28/2013

MWP vs Hopkins

George Washington v Johns Hopkins

09/22/2013

MWP vs Bucknell

George Washington v Bucknell

09/07/2013

MWP vs Gannon

George Washington v Gannon


Will serve as team captain in 2013.

2012
Led GW with 51 goals and 74 points and ranked second with 23 ejections drawn and fourth with 23 assists and 28 steals ... Scored multiple goals in 15 of the 22 games in which he played, including eight hat tricks ... Tallied at least four points 10 times ... Named CWPA Southern Division Player of the Week on Oct. 10 ... Recorded a career-high 10 points on four goals and a career-best six assists against Bucknell (Sept. 22) ... Scored a season-high five goals in back-to-back games against California Baptist (Oct. 5) and Whittier (Oct. 5), then again in the season finale against Johns Hopkins at the CWPA Southern Division Championship (Nov. 4) ... Scored the game-winner with 1:04 to play against Whittier, and three of his five goals against Cal Baptist were five-meter shots ... Also scored the game-winning goal on a penalty shot in double overtime against Chapman.

2011
CWPA Southern Division First Team Selection ... Tied for the team lead with 44 ejections drawn and ranked second with 48 goals, third with 20 assists and 15 ejection goals and fourth with 68 total points in 23 games played ... Recorded 13 multi-point games, including 11 multi-goal efforts ... Had seven games with three or more ejections drawn ... Posted a career-high nine goals against Johns Hopkins University in a 14-13 win (9/24) ... Also scored nine points on four goals and five assists in a 16-15 win over Chapman at the Claremont Convergence (10/8).

2010
CWPA Southern Division Second Team selection ... Led GW with 92 points and 46 ejections drawn, second on team with 59 goals, 33 assists and 34 steals in 29 games ... Two-time CWPA Southern Division Rookie of the Week selection (9/7, 9/15) ... 19 multi-point games, 16 multi-goal games ... Season-high five goals against Queens (NY) (9/5) and Iona (9/11), season-best eight points against Bucknell (4g, 4a; 9/25) ... Twice recorded five steals in a game (Iona 9/17; #17 Princeton 9/26) and posted six ejections drawn against #15 Navy (10/30).

HIGH SCHOOL
Helped Woodrow Wilson Classical High to California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Southern Section Division II quarterfinals appearance in 2009 ... First Team All-CIF Southern Section Division II performer in 2009 and 2010 ... Two-time Moore League Player of the Year ... Fifth Team All-California & Hawaii selection.

PERSONAL
Daniel Nelson Tyner ... Born Aug. 25, 1991, in Long Beach, CA ... Son of Dan and Ruthann Tyner ... Has younger sister, Nicole ... Majoring in sport, event and hospitality management.

CAREER HIGHS
Goals 9 vs. Johns Hopkins (9/24/11)
Assists 6 vs. Bucknell (9/22/12)
Points 10 vs. Bucknell (9/22/12)
Shots 14 vs. Whittier (10/5/12)
Steals 5 2x, Last vs. Princeton (9/26/10)
Blocks 2 vs. Iona (9/14/13)
Swimoffs 1 vs. Washington & Jefferson (11/3/12)
Ejections Drawn 6 at Navy (10/30/10)
Penalties Drawn 2 vs. Cal Baptist (10/5/12)
Ejection Goals 4 vs. Iona (10/26/13)
Penalty Goals 3 vs. Cal Baptist (10/5/12)

CAREER STATISTICS
Year GP Goals Assists Points Steals ED
2010 29 59 33 92 34 46
2011 23 48 20 68 19 44
2012 22 51 23 74 28 23
TOTAL 74 158 76 234 81 113
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