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.
2012 SEASON: Wrapped up his only year at LBSU with 63 goals, good for second on the team ... His 1.97 goals per game average placed him 14th in the MPSF ... Earned All-MPSF and All-America Honorable Mention accolades ... Eight all-time in program history for goals scored in a single season ... Tied for second in goals scored in a single game with seven against Occidental ... Also tied for third with six goals against Pomona-Pitzer ... Led the team in scoring eight times ... Started his 49er career with a game-high and team-high five goals against Redlands in the season opener ... Notched a minimum of 10 goals in back-to-back tournaments ... Led the team with a hat-trick in 10-8 loss to Pepperdine in opening round of the NorCal Tournament ... Followed up with a six-goal performance against Pomona-Pitzer ... Tied for a game-high three goals against Harvard ... One of three 49ers to notch a pair of goals in a 9-8 come from behind victory over Cal Baptist ... Netted a hat-trick in 14-13 sudden victory loss to Stanford in the opening round of the MPSF Tournament ... One of six 49ers to score a pair of goals in the following match against UC Santa Barbara ... Ended his LBSU career with a tie for a team-high three goals against Pacific to claim fifth-place at the MPSF Tournament.
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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