Men's Water Polo

    Joe Cosentino
    Joe  Cosentino

    RS Senior

    Greenwich, Conn.

    High School:
    Greenwich HS

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / 180



    THIS SEASON: Cosentino returns for his second season of action as a speedy part of USC's counterattack.

    2006: Cosentino did not compete due to injury.

    2005: Cosentino was a part-time starter for USC and scored 10 goals as a redshirt freshman... Scored a career-high two goals against Santa Clara.

    2004: Cosentino redshirted his 2004 freshman season.

    NATIONAL TEAMS: Cosentino was a member of the U.S. National Youth B Team in 2002, winning bronze at the Youth International Championships in Santos, Brazil.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Cosentino earned All-America honors as a junior and senior at Greenwich (Conn.) High... Named Eastern MVP and team captain as a senior... Received first team Eastern honors as a sophomore and junior... Team went 36-0 his senior year... Scored four goals in Eastern championship game... A seven-time All-American in swimming... Played club for Greenwich Youth and Burning Tree.

    PERSONAL: Cosentino is majoring in political science... Parents are Andy and Eileen... Has one brother, Andrew, and one sister, K.C... Lists Michael Jordan as his biggest sports hero and Michael Phelps as the toughest person he's competed against... Birthdate is Aug. 12, 1985.