Men’s water polo to host a pair of Western Water Polo Association foes in final home games of the season, including senior day on Saturday.
Lions five game-week included with four top-20 opponents, two overtime heartbreakers and three one-goal games.
Dayne Jagga scored the game winner with 52 seconds to play to lift Lions to 14-13 win over 10th-ranked Harvard.
Men’s water polo jumped to big early lead to knock-off No. 19 Air Force.
Cory McGee leads Lions with four goals in non-conference win Saturday.
LMU Sports Network sat down with freshman Cory McGee as the Lions head to the Troyer Invitational.
Western Water Polo Association action from Burns Center on Oct. 7, 2016
Non-conference action from the Burns Aquatics Center Oct. 1, 2016
Alumni BBQ game at Burns Aquatics Center on Sept. 24 2016
Home opener for 2016 season at Burns Aquatics Center on Sept. 9. 2016
Western Water Polo Association game at Burns Aquatics Center.
Honors... 2013 WWPA Newcomer of the Year, 2013 Honorable Mention WWPA All-Conference and 2013 WWPA All-Freshman...
Highlights at LMU... 2015... played in 23 games with 18 goals, 13 assists with 20 steals... scored three goals against Long Beach St. (9/6/15) and scored a pair in the WWPA tournament against California Baptist (11/20/15)... 2014... did not play due to injury... 2013... scored 23 goals in playing all 28 games as a true freshman... added 21 assists, 13 kick outs drawn, 32 steals and eight field blocks... scored career-high four goals against Air Force (9/21/13)... had career-best four assists against Iona (10/5/13).
Before LMU... graduated from Saint Francis High School in May of 2013... he earned back-to-back NISCA All-American honors (National Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association) in the California/Hawaii region... he was named third-team as a senior and honorable mention honors as a junior... he also claimed first-team WCAL All-League, first-team All-Mercury News, first-team All-Daily News and first-team All-Central Coast Section honors... in 2011 while playing club water polo for Stanford Water Polo Club, McGee was named second-team All-American during the 2011 US Club Championships (10th grade and under).
Personal... Cory Alan McGee was born on Sept. 17, 1994 in Palo Alto, Calif., and is the son of Dionnie and George McGee... volunteered at a local soup kitchen and for Sunnyside Elderly home in high school... a Business Marketing major.