Men's Water Polo

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Edgaras Asajavicius
Edgaras Asajavicius

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Vilnius, Lithuania

High School:
Zemynos Gym.

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 200

Position:
ATT

Birthdate:
03/29/1989

Experience:
3V

Major:
Accounting & Finance



05/05/2012

Athletics Honors Class of 2012

Graduation ceremonies held for Class of 2012.

04/25/2012

Erdmann, Ireland Lead Iggy Awards

Three-sport All-American Tara Erdmann claimed Female Athlete of the Year again while sophomore Anthony Ireland earned Male Athlete of the Year.

04/25/2012

Erdmann, Ireland Lead Iggy Awards

Three-sport All-American Tara Erdmann claimed Female Athlete of the Year again while sophomore Anthony Ireland earned Male Athlete of the Year.

04/08/2012

Asajavicius Earns Postgraduate Scholarship

Senior water polo student-athlete earns prestigious NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship.

04/06/2012

Seven Earn Academic All-WWPA Honors

Men's water polo earns seven student-athletes on 2011 Academic All-WWPA team.

11/14/2011

Water Polo VS UCSD

Photos by Matt Balentine October 21, 2011

11/14/2011

Waterpolo VS. Pepperdine

Matt Balentine Photos September 10, 2011

11/14/2011

Waterpolo vs. Navy

Matt Balentine Photos September 17, 2011

10/31/2011

Water Polo VS. Princeton

Bianca DiGuiseppe Photos September 29, 2011

09/26/2011

Men's Water Polo: LMU vs. Navy

Men's Water Polo - LMU vs. Navy

Briefly... Edgaras Asajavicius finishes his career as a three-time All-American and ranked fourth all-time with 206 career goals...

Records... ranks 4th with 206 career goals... third with 99 career assists... 13th with 111 games played... 10th with 102 career steals...

Honors... 2011 was named WWPA Player of the Year and first-team All-WWPA... third-team ACWPC All-American... was also named WWPA All-Tournament... ACWPC All-Academic Honors (first-team)... WWPA All-Academic... 2010... ACWPC Honorable Mention All-American... First-Team WWPA All-Conference... Second-team ACWPC National All-Academic... WWPA All-Academic 2009... Third-Team ACWPC All-American... Second-Team WWPA All-Conference... Second-Team NCAA All-Tournament... FIrst-Team WWPA All-Tournament...Second-Team ACWPC National All-Academic... WWPA All-Academic... 2008... WWPA Newcomer of the Year... WWPA All-Freshman... Third-Team ACWPC National All-Academic... WWPA All-Academic

Highlights At LMU... 2011... led the Lions with 57 goals, the most in his record-setting career... went on to earn WWPA Player of the Year honors... added 43 assists and 43 steals in what was his best season as a Lion... had 17 games with two or more goals and played in all 25 games for the Lions... had a pair of five goal games, including in his finale against Santa Clara... finished with 34 goals and 28 assists in the final 11 games of the season for the Lions... 2010... led the Lions with a career-best 54 goals in 2010... added career-high 21 assists and 19 steals... scored in 26 of the 29 games on the season, going for more than one goal in 17 of those games... scored four goals in the road win over Santa Clara to lock-up No. 1 seed at WWPA tournament... went for a hat-trick in three straight games in three conference wins... scored five of the Lions' six goals against UCLA... 2009... led team with 46 goals... was named WWPA Player of the Week in first week of the season after scoring 14 goals at UCSD Invitational, including seven in win over Pomona-Pitzer and then six in win over No. 5 Pepperdine... added 19 assists, 23 kickouts drawn and 18 steals... scored three goals in the win over Santa Clara in WWPA semifinals... 2008... opened collegiate career earning WWPA Newcomer of the Year and WWPA All-Freshman team honors... was second on team with 49 goals (39.5 shooting percentage)... added 16 assists (second on team) and 22 steals... had a career-best four goals against Long Beach State (11/13/08) and finished year scoring two or more goals in 15 games... also earned Third-Team ACWPC All-Academic honors and was named to the Academic All-WWPA team...

Prior to LMU... Graduated from Zemynos in 2008... Asajavicius has an extensive international playing resume, including time with the GATO/Water Polo Planet All-Star Team where he played with LMU Athlete of the Year Tibor Forai. The pair formed a potent offense for the All-Star Team... In addition to his time with the All-Star Team, he played in summer leagues in Germany and Belorus, in the U.S. Premier League (Division 1) with the Northeast Zone Team, the Junior Olympics and the Commerce Invitational...

Personal... Edgaras Asajavicius was born on March 29, 1989 in Kaunas, Lithuania and is the son of Lorena and Anatolijus Asajavicius... coming to LMU "allows me to combine two of my most important interests in my life: water polo and education"... thanks to extensive playing time in Germany, United States and Belorus, a Russian coach, and lessons in high school, Asajavicius speaks four languages... he is a double major in Accounting and Finance.

Career Stats
Year G Att. Gls Sh% A To Ko EJ ST FB 2008 30 124 49 0.395 16 26 18 43 22 8 2009 27 125 46 0.368 19 44 23 35 18 9 2010 29 138 54 0.391 21 26 12 31 19 7 2011 25 147 57 0.388 43 19 13 22 43 12 Career 111 534 206 0.386 99 115 66 131 102 36

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