Men’s water polo scores final three goals of the game to earn 11-9 win over No. 15 California Baptist.
Lions, down four entering final quarter, get chance in final seconds to send game into overtime but can’t finish fierce comeback.
Riley Smith scores game winner with five seconds left as Lions advance to WWPA semifinals.
Men's water polo complete road trip with 14-13 win over Santa Clara on Saturday.
Men's water polo to host final home game of 2016 Saturday, will honor four during Senior Day.
The LMU Sports Network caught-up with the four members of the Class of 2017. They talked about their time with the Lions and reflected on the strength of the program, the bonds created in and out of the pool.
LMU Sports Network sat down with freshman Cory McGee as the Lions head to the Troyer Invitational.
Men's water polo action from Burns Aquatics Center on Oct. 27, 2016
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
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.