Men's water polo makes it 18 years in a row with at least one all-america honors.
Dan Matulis earned 2nd-team All-MPSF, while White, No. McConnell, Vrzic, Rascon, and Meszaros named Honorable Mention.
Spencer White and Nolan McConnell led the 49ers with three goals each in the win.
Long Beach State finds its groove in the third firing in six goals to defeat UC Santa Barbara.
Zacchary Kappos' goal with one second remaining in the second OT wasn't enough as Stanford won on the golden goal.
2009 SEASON (at Cal): Found the net 23 times in 28 matches while accumulating 23 steals and 14 assist at Cal ... Scored a team-high four goals at Navy ... Recorded eight goals in four matches at the Navy Open ... Also had multiple goals against Iona, Pacific, UC Davis, and Long Beach State ... Named to MPSF All-Academic team and Daily California's Fall 2009 Best Newcomer.
2008 SEASON (at Cal): Redshirted.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from El Toro High School in Lake Forest, Calif. with 136 goals and 134 steals ... Won Most Valuable Defensive Player all four years ... Helped El Toro win CIF Division I Championship in 2007 ... Named to OC Register's first-team All-Orange County Team as well as earning first-team Division I All-CIF Southern Section honors as a senior ... Was a member of the U.S. National Youth Team ... Lettered all four years in water polo and swimming ... High school coach was Don Stoll.
PERSONAL: Graduated from the University of California and is working toward his M.B.A at Long Beach State.
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