2006: Earned Second Team All-Southern Division honors after finishing 11th in the nation with 226 total saves ... 226 saves are fifth-most in a single-season in school history, while .500 save percentage ranks third ... Also added 11 assists and 25 steals ... Matched school-record with 19 saves against nationally-ranked Pacific ... Had 10-or-more saves in a game six times ... Posted pair of 16-save performances, versus Navy at Southern Championships and versus Iona at Navy Open.
2005: Played 66 of team's 112 quarters in goal ... Stopped 134 shots and registered 12 steals ... Finished seventh on team with 11 assists ... Registered season-high 13 saves in CWPA Southern Championship opening game versus Slippery Rock (10/29/05).
2004: Led the Colonials in quarters played by a goalkeeper (65) and saves (147) as a rookie in 2004 ... Stopped 10 or more shots in a match five times ... Notched a personal-best 14 saves against Navy (9/15/04) ... Owned a team-best 7.88 goals-against average and a .530 save percentage ... Recorded 24 steals and seven assists
Prior to GW: Helped guide Sacred Heart Prep to the Division II CCS crown as a senior ... Three-time Coach's Award recipient ... Two-time all-league selection ... Named the squad's MVP following his junior season ... Eighth-team All-American ... Competed for the Stanford Water Polo Club for five years.
Personal: Christopher Henri James Whittam ... Born July 5, 1986 in Tarzana, CA ... Son of Sibylle and James Whittam ... One sister, Lauren, and one brother, Alex ... Majoring in finance and international business.
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. ...
Men's Water Polo Back Home Saturday
George Washington men's water polo has a chance to improve its Mid-Atlantic Water Polo Conference (MAWPC) positioning with a pair of conference games coming ...
Men's Water Polo Falls to Fordham
George Washington men's water polo had its rally fall short in an 8-7 loss to Fordham on Sunday at Charles E. Smith Center Pool.
Men's Water Polo Garners Saturday Split
George Washington men’s water polo split a pair of games Saturday to begin Mid-Atlantic Water Polo Conference play.