The George Washington University: Women's Water Polo

Chandler Vilander
Chandler Vilander


Santa Barbara, CA

High School:
Dos Pueblos





GW Women's Water Polo Defeats Mercyhurst, 8-7

Colonials Place Fifth at Southern Division Championship


GW Women's Water Polo Falls Twice in Bracket Play at Southerns

Colonials to Play Mercyhurst for Fifth Place on Sunday Morning


GW Women's Water Polo Drops Regular-Season Finale at No. 9 Princeton

Colonials Will Be Fifth Seed at CWPA Southern Division Championship


Bentley Leads GW Women's Water Polo Past Mercyhurst, Bucknell

Senior Scores Nine Goals, Breaks All-Time Mark


Seniors Lead GW Women's Water Polo Against Harvard on Senior Day

Colonials Fall to Crimson, 10-8

Enters the season ranked fourth all-time at GW in quarters played (215) and fifth with 360 career saves. Also second among all Colonial goalkeepers with 28 assists and tied for third with six career penalty blocks.

Recorded a career-high 201 saves on the season, the eighth-highest single-season total in program history ... Added 10 assists and 15 steals in 115 quarters played, the second-most ever by a Colonial goalkeeper, while the 10 assists are tied for fourth among GW goalies ... Tallied three penalty blocks, equaling the fourth-highest season total ... Named CWPA Southern Division Defensive Player of the Week on Feb. 27 and April 23 ... Posted double-digit saves five times, including a season-high 11 against Marist at the Bison Invitational (Feb. 17) and against Gannon at the Eastern Championship (April 26) ... Recorded seven saves and allowed just one goal in three quarters against Siena at the CWPA/MAAC Crossover (Feb. 24) ... Posted eight saves against just three goals allowed and added two steals against Bucknell (March 3).

Finished rookie season with 159 saves, 18 assists, 22 steals and three penalties blocked in 100 quarters played ... Posted two games with double-digit saves ... Recorded eight saves - including a penalty block - and two steals to help GW defeat Brown for the first time ever (2/11) ... Tallied a season-high 12 saves against Wagner (2/26) and Mercyhurst (4/15) ... Recognized on the CWPA Southern Division Rookie of the Week and Defensive Player of the Week Honor Rolls on March 20.

Helped Dos Pueblos High to three straight CIF Division I titles from 2009-11 and a CIF Division II title in 2008 ... A member of the Santa Barbara Aquatics Club from 2007-11.

Chandler Annamaria Vilander ... Born Sept. 8, 1993, in Santa Barbara, Calif. ... Daughter of Scott and Barbara Vilander ... Has a younger sister, Britten ... Majoring in psychology.

Quarters Played 6 at Cal Lutheran (3/14/13)
Saves 12 2x, Last vs. Mercyhurst (3/31/12)
Assists 3 vs. Marist (3/16/12)
Steals 3 3x, Last vs. Harvard (3/29/14)
Penalty Blocks 1 6x, Last vs. Bucknell (4/13/13)

Year QP Blocks GA GAA Sv.% Assts. Steals PB
2012 100 159 265 10.60 .375 18 22 3
2013 115 201 298 10.37 .403 10 15 3
TOTAL 215 360 563 10.47 .490 28 37 6
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