THIS SEASON: Furniss enters his first season at USC.
HIGH SCHOOL: Furniss played water polo and swam at Villa Park (Calif.) High... Earned first-team all-league honors as a senior... A three-time Academic All-American... Won two league titles and reached two CIF semifinals... Scored a career-high five goals vs. San Clemente... Scored 72 career goals... Played club for ORCA and SET... An honor student who graduated with a 4.2 GPA.
PERSONAL: Furniss is majoring in economics... Parents are Sharon and Bruce... Has three siblings, Troy, Brooke and Quinn... Father Bruce (1979) swam at USC was a six-time NCAA Champion and double gold medalist in the 1976 Olympic Games... Uncle Chip, (1973), was a four-time swimming All-American... Uncle Steve (1976) also swam at USC, was a four-time NCAA Champion and a bronze medalist in the 1972 Olympic Games... Uncle Craig (1981) was a USC All-American water polo player and 1981 Valedictorian... Cousins Kristina (2003) played soccer at USC, and Lauren (2012) was an Annenberg Television News Producer... Enjoys hanging out with friends, listening to music and going to the beach in his free time... Lists his father as his biggest sports hero... Has always wanted to learn how to surf... Hopes to travel to Europe... Born Feb. 3, 1994.