Men's Water Polo

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    Gerrit Hill
    Gerrit Hill

    Class:
    RS Junior

    Hometown:
    Aliso Viejo, Calif.

    High School:
    Aliso Niguel HS

    Last College:
    Orange Coast

    Height:
    6-3

    Position:
    Driver

    Experience:
    RS

    09/02/2014

    2014 USC Men's Water Polo Outlook

    Tabbed No. 2 in the nation entering 2014, the Trojans are defying the odds and gunning for another crown.

    THIS SEASON: Hill enters his first season of competition at USC.

    2013: Hill did not compete in his first season at USC.

    AT OCC: Hill played two season at Orange Coast College... Named 2013 Orange Coast College Male Athlete of the Year... Earned all-conference and all-Southern California first team honors... Also was a second team All-American... Scored 82 goals with 110 assists and 160 steals in his two seasons... Also swam at OCC, winning the 2013 state title in the 200 medley relay... An honor student.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Hill is a 2012 graduate of Aliso Niguel High... Scored 29 goals as a senior... Was team captain and a Coaches Award recipient... Also swam for one season.

    PERSONAL: Hill is majoring in history and hopes to become a teacher... Parents are Jerry and Alisa Hill... Has one brother, Hayden, and one sister, Alexis... His father Jerry played baseball at Point Loma Nazarene and in summer programs for the Houston Astros and St. Louis Cardinals... Enjoys surfing and lifeguarding in Laguna Beach and spending time with family and friends in his free time... Lists Tiger Woods and Kobe Bryant as his biggest sports heroes... Hopes to travel to Europe and the South Pacific islands... Would like to travel the world after graduation... Born July 31, 1993.