Men's Water Polo

    Dec. 9, 1996

    USC Water Polo Statistics And Polls

    1996 USC Schedule/Results: 23-3, 7-1 in the MPSF

        Sept. 14-15   at So-Cal Tournament   2nd place
                      Long Beach State     W 14-7
                      Air Force            W 12-7
                      California           W  8-5
                      UCLA                 L  8-7 (ot)
        Sept. 20      UC SAN DIEGO         W 21-7
        Sept. 21      UC IRVINE            W  7-6
        Sept. 28      *at Pepperdine       W 16-5
        Oct. 5        *CALIFORNIA          W 10-6 (ot)>
        Oct. 12-13    at Nor-Cal Tournament  1st place
                      Santa Clara          W 15-5
                      Air Force            W 14-2
                      Pacific              W 13-7
                      UCLA                 W 13-8
        Oct. 19       *PACIFIC             W 13-8
        Oct. 26       *at UC Irvine        W  6-4
        Oct. 29       *at Long Beach State W 16-8
        Nov. 2        *UC SANTA BARBARA    W 15-7
        Nov. 3        STANFORD             W  6-5
        Nov. 9        *at Stanford         L 10-11
        Nov. 15       *UCLA                W 13-10
        Nov. 17       PEPPERDINE           W  9-2
        Nov. 23       at UCLA              W 12-10
        Nov. 28-D 1   at MPSF Championships  1st place
                      Pepperdine           W 12-9
                      Pacific              W  9-8
                      Stanford             W 12-5
        Dec. 6-8      at NCAA Championships   2nd place
                      vs. Massachusetts    W 21-6
                      vs. UCLA             L 8-7
        *Home games in CAPS, at McDonald's Swim Stadium
        *Mountain Pacific Sports Federation game

    1996 USC Statistics

        
    Scoring
                          Goals (2-Pt.)   Total  High Goals
    Marko Zagar               55 (6)       61        5
    Hrvoje Cizmic             56 (1)       57        4
    Simun Cimerman            40 (6)       46        4
    Mateo Juric               39 (4)       43        6
    Brennan Shum              22           22        3
    James Castle              15 (1)       16        3
    Dan Cherrie               11           11        3
    Aaron Wooler               9            9        2
    Bjorn Nordstrom            6            6        2
    Allen Basso                3            3        1
    Luke Daniels               3            3        1
    Alex Tahmoush              3            3        2
    Johnathon Hewko            2            2        1
    Matthew Bohm               1            1        1
    
    Goalies
                    Games   Saves   High
    Brendan Grubbs   24      189     11
    Richard McEvoy    6       14      4
     
    Score by Quarters
                 1   2   3   4   OT   Total
    USC         77  75  70  56  3/2    283
    Opponents   32  50  36  40  2/0    160
    

    Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Standings (as of 11/18) Final 1996 MPSF Standings MPSF Overall W L Pct. W L Pct. USC 7 1 .875 23 3 .885 Stanford 7 1 .875 18 7 .720 UCLA 6 2 .750 24 6 .800 UC Irvine 6 2 .750 16 8 .667 California 4 4 .500 15 7 .682 Pacific 3 5 .375 13 13 .500 Pepperdine 2 6 .250 10 18 .357 UCSB 1 7 .125 2 22 .083 Long Beach St. 0 8 .000 9 17 .346 American Water Polo Coaches' Top 20 Poll (as of 11/19) 1. USC 2. Stanford 3. UCLA 4. California 5. UC Irvine 6. Pacific 7. Air Force 8. Pepperdine 9. UC Davis 10. Long Beach State 11. UC San Diego 12. Claremont-Mudd 13. UMass-Amherst 14. UC Santa Barbara 15. Queens College 16. Brown 17. Navy 18. Santa Clara 19. Slippery Rock 20. Villanova