Men's Water Polo

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    Mace Rapsey
    Mace Rapsey

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Bensville, NSW, Australia

    High School:
    Kincumber HS

    Height:
    6-1

    Position:
    Utility

    Experience:
    3V

    02/14/2014

    Nikola Vavic Punches In Another National Player Of The Year Award

    The senior is one of six Trojans to earn All-American honors for 2013.

    12/08/2013

    SIX-PEAT IS COMPLETE!!

    Trojans win an unprecedented sixth straight NCAA championship, beating Pacific 12-11 in OT.

    12/07/2013

    Mace Rapsey Suits Up For NCAA Banquet Speech

    Trojans open their push for a sixth straight national championship with a night at the NCAA Banquet.

    12/04/2013

    Top-Seeded Trojans Take Aim At Sixth Straight National Championship

    USC heads to Palo Alto to fight for the right to make collegiate water polo history this weekend.

    12/03/2013

    Nikola Vavic Named MPSF Player of the Year

    Senior is one of six Trojans on the All-MPSF honor roll for 2013.

    12/13/2013

    Trojans Grab A Six-Pack!

    USC men's water polo won its sixth straight NCAA championship with a 12-11 overtime victory over Pacific on Dec. 8, 2013

    THIS SEASON: Rapsey enters his final season at USC as an experienced and savvy shooter with a key role in the Trojan defensive plan as well.

    2012: Rapsey was fourth on the team in scoring with 30 goals... Named Third Team All-American earned All-MPSF Honorable Mention... Selected MPSF Tournament MVP and to All-NCAA Tournament Second Team... Led team with 20 field blocks and was third in assists (31)... Scored in 20 games with eight multiple-goal outings... Set new career high with four goals vs. Cal in the MPSF Championship game... Scored a goal in both the NCAA Semifinals and NCAA Championship.

    2011: Rapsey scored 13 goals as a sophomore... Earned All-America Honorable Mention... Scored in 10 games with three multiple-goal efforts.

    2010: Rapsey scored 33 goals as a true freshman... Scored in 20 games, with 11 multiple-goal outings... Tallied two hat tricks to set his career high, first vs. Whittier and again vs. Fresno Pacific.

    NATIONAL TEAMS: Rapsey competed with the Australian National Team at the 2011 Volvo Cup... Also has been a member of the Australian Youth and Junior National teams... As a member of the Junior National Team, won gold in the 2008 Slovakia Tournament.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Rapsey attended Kincumber High in Kincumber, New South Wales... Earned New South Wales CHS Team honors in 2006 and 2007... Also named to Australia All-School Team in 2006 and 2007... Played club for UNSW Western Suburbs Magpies, winning the 2008 National League championship and placing third in 2010.

    PERSONAL: Rapsey is majoring in policy, planning & development and minoring in business entrepreneurship... Parents are Leonie and Greg... Has three brothers, Hayden, Chad and Clem, and two sisters, Amanda and Tyla... Enjoys spending time on Australian beaches, hanging out with family and friends and playing FIFA video games in his free time... Lists Aussie Rules player Chris Judd as his biggest sports hero... Has always wanted to skydive and go on a safari... Hopes to one day travel through Alaska and Canada... Would like to play water polo in Spain or Italy after graduation... Born June 14, 1989.