2013 Men's Water Polo Headlines

  • Chapman athletes recognized on SCIAC All-Academic teams
    July 03, 2014
    Chapman University student-athletes were well-represented during the 2013-14 academic year as the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference named its All-Academic teams by sport. Leading the way for the Panthers was women’s soccer, which garnered a conference-best 14 honorees.
  • Men's water polo back in top-10 in team GPA
    April 03, 2014
    The Chapman University men's water polo team continued its collective effort toward academic excellence securing another year on the grade-point average leaderboard. The Panthers placed 10th in the nation according to the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) with a collective GPA of 3.08 during the 2013 season.
  • Alvarado, Carter earn ACWPC All-America honors
    February 13, 2014
    The accolades keep rolling in for senior utility Brett Carter and junior driver Mark Alvarado, who were named to the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches All-America Team in an announcement made Wednesday. The duo, who received All-SCIAC recognition in December, paced the Chapman University men’s water polo team by leading the team in goals (Carter, 47) and assists (Alvarado, 44) in the Panthers’ 9-12 season.
  • Carter, Alvarado named to All-SCIAC water polo team
    December 04, 2013
    The Chapman University men’s water polo team had two players selected to the All-Conference team in an announcement made by the SCIAC office on Wednesday. Senior utility Brett Carter and junior driver Mark Alvarado were named to the All-SCIAC men’s water polo first and second teams, respectively.
  • Chapman polo falls in Championships finale
    November 24, 2013
    The Cal Lutheran University men’s water polo team lead from start to finish, defeating host Chapman University 14-11 in the fifth-place match of the SCIAC Men’s Water Polo Championships at Allred Pool on Sunday afternoon. The Kingsmen avenged a regular season loss to the Panthers 13-6 at Chapman just last month.
  • Men's polo shares the wealth in 16-6 win over Oxy
    November 23, 2013
    Less than 24 hours after suffering a heartbreaking sudden death overtime loss, the Chapman University men’s water polo team bounced back in impressive fashion, defeating the Occidental Tigers, 16-6 on Saturday at the Allred Olympic Pool. The Panthers offensive outburst was a result of a varied attack that featured 11 different players scoring goals in the contest.
  • Pomona-Pitzer drowns water polo's SCIAC title hopes in OT thriller
    November 22, 2013
    The Chapman University men’s water polo team saw its SCIAC title hopes vanish in heartbreaking fashion, falling to Pomona-Pitzer Colleges 11-10 in ‘golden goal’ overtime at the Allred Pool on Friday night in the first round of the SCIAC Championships.
  • Men's polo earns No. 3 ranking nationally on eve of SCIAC tournament
    November 21, 2013
    The Chapman University men’s water polo team saw their Division III national ranking surge to No. 3 on the eve of the SCIAC Postseason Tournament, which the Panthers will host this weekend at the Allred Olympic Pool. Chapman jumped three spots in the Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) rankings after completing an 11-9 upset victory over then-ranked No. 2 Claremont-M-S on Saturday.
  • Chapman to host SCIAC Water Polo Championship
    November 19, 2013
    All nine SCIAC schools will descend on the Allred Aquatics Center on the campus of Chapman University to determine the conference’s best team at the 2013 SCIAC Men’s Water Polo Championship, beginning on Friday afternoon. Seven of the nine schools are ranked among the top-10 in Division III nationally and, for the first time in SCIAC history, the conference winner will receive an automatic berth into the NCAA Championships.
  • Top-ranked opponents Whittier, Stanford sweep men's water polo
    November 09, 2013
    In its toughest doubleheader of the season, the Chapman University men’s water polo was swept by nationally-ranked opponents Whittier College and Stanford University at the Allred Olympic Pool. Saturday’s doubleheader sweep spoiled the Panthers’ chances at a winning season and a top-seed in the SCIAC Postseason Tournament.
  • Panthers' offense halted in 15-9 loss to Concordia
    November 02, 2013
    After averaging more than 18 goals per match over its last six contests, the Chapman University men’s water polo team were stymied by the Concordia University Eagles, falling 15-9 on Saturday at the Allred Olympic Pool. The nine goals marked the fewest by the Panthers since suffering a 16-6 loss to UC Irvine on Sept. 18.
  • Water polo starts new streak with 17-10 win over Oxy
    October 30, 2013
    The Chapman University men’s water polo team got back to its winning ways on Wednesday, defeating the Occidental Tigers, 17-10 at Allred Olympic Pool. The Panthers, who dropped a tough 15-13 contest against Redlands on Saturday, have won five of their last six matches, improving to 4-1 in SCIAC play.
  • Men's polo stays atop SCIAC standings with win over No. 6 Cal Lu
    October 19, 2013
    After scoring a combined 50 goals in their previous two contests, the Chapman University men’s water polo team showcased their defense in a 13-6 win over No. 6 Cal Lutheran at the Allred Olympic Pool on Saturday. The victory marked the third straight for the Panthers, who have opened their conference schedule with two straight wins.
  • Nineteen Panthers score in water polo's first home win
    October 12, 2013
    Playing in its first match in over two weeks and still looking for its first home victory of the season, the Chapman University men’s water polo team looked hungry on Saturday afternoon and took it to visiting Connecticut College with a resounding 23-8 win at the Allred Pool.
  • Water polo flirts with upset but falls to No. 11 Princeton
    September 27, 2013
    Hosting its second ranked Division I opponent in as many weeks, the Chapman University men’s water polo team fell to No. 11 Princeton University (N.J.) 13-10 at the Allred Pool on Friday morning. The Panthers had flirted with an upset throughout most of the contest, but three consecutive Princeton goals late in the fourth quarter sealed their fate.
  • Anteaters spoil Chapman's water polo home debut
    September 18, 2013
    Division I’s No. 7-ranked UC Irvine men’s water polo team played spoiler on Wednesday. The undefeated Anteaters handed Chapman University a 16-6 defeat in the Panthers’ 2013 home opener at the Allred Aquatics Center.
  • Men's water polo splits two matches at Inland Empire Tournament
    September 16, 2013
    The Chapman University men’s water polo team faced a tough test at the Inland Empire Tournament on Saturday, earning a split with a win over Occidental and a loss to nationally-ranked Division I powerhouse Long Beach State. The Panthers moved their record to 2-1 preceding their first home contest, Wednesday vs. UC Irvine.