Men's Water Polo

Home of 4 SCIAC Championships & 2 NCAA Championship Berths

8 Tim Aakhus
8 Tim Aakhus
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 190
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bakersfield, Calif.
High School: Long Beach City JC
Position: Utility


Q: At what age did you begin playing water polo?

A: Age 12; My dad played in college and wanted me to try it.

Q: What's your favorite food (s)?

A: Grmita

Q: What's your favorite music/band?

A: Sublime, The Strokes

Q: What is your favorite quote?

A: "Even a blind squirrel finds an acorn once and a while." 

Q: What is your favorite movie?

A: Snatch 

Q: Why did you choose Whittier College?

A: I wanted to continue playing competetive water polo and Whittier seemed like the best fit. 

Q: What part of Whittier College water polo do you like the most?

A: This is my first year, so I will find out. 

Q: Who is your favorite sports hero? 

A: Kurt Warner


Parents names: Greg Aakhus, Luanne Aakhus

Siblings: Zach, Kacy, Remi, Randy, and Mac

Hometown: Bakersfield, CA

Previous school attended: Long Beach City College

Major: Buisness Finance