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Hans Zdolsek named SCIAC Newcomer of the Year

Hans Zdolsek named SCIAC Newcomer of the Year

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2017 Men's Water Polo All-SCIAC Teams

WHITTIER, Calif. – Freshman Hans Zdolsek (Linkoping, Sweden) was recognized this week as the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Newcomer of the Year for Men's Water Polo announced by the conference office.

Zdolsek led the Purple & Gold to a 17-12, 12-2 SCIAC record, a 2nd Place finish within the SCIAC Standings and a spot in the SCIAC Post Season Tournament Championship Game.

He was also named the SCIAC Athlete of the Week twice back on October 2 and then again on November 13. 

Within conference play he played in all 16 games totaling 39 goals (1st), 9 assists and totaled 48 points.  He added a .394 shot percentage with eight drawn exclusions and 26 steals.