THIS SEASON: Borisoff brings strong defensive skills into his second season at USC.
2008: Borisoff scored 17 goals as a sophomore... Scored in 12 games with four multiple-goal outings... Set career high with three goals in a win over Air Force on Sept. 20.
2007: Borisoff scored six goals as a true freshman... Struck in six different games, including one against Stanford in the MPSF Tournament semifinal.
NATIONAL TEAMS: A member of the U.S. National Youth Team... Competed at 2004 Pan American Games, winning gold and named defensive MVP... Also competed with the Development and Cadet national teams.
HIGH SCHOOL: An All-CIF Division III First Team selection as a senior, scored 270 career goals along with 370 assists and 497 steals at La Cañada High... Team reached the 2006 CIF final... Named LA Daily News All-Area Male Athlete of the Year in 2006 and 2007... Also two-time Daily News Water Polo Player of the Year... Was selected 2005 CIF MVP... A three-time All-American in water polo and two-time honoree in swimming... Named 2005 National Age Group Championship MVP... Played club for Waves... An honor student, named Rob Thompson Student Athlete of the Year in 2005 and 2006.
PERSONAL: Borisoff is majoring in business... Parents are Derek and Kristi... Father also played water polo at USC, and his mother and grandparents are USC alums... Has two brothers, Spencer and Chase... Lists Muhammed Ali as his biggest sports hero... Birthdate is May 19, 1989.