Men's Water Polo

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Ben Easton
Ben Easton

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mercer Island, WA

High School:
Mercer Island HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 200

Position:
DR

Experience:
3V



Briefly... Ben Easton enters his fourth and final season of collegiate water polo at LMU... earned All-WWPA honors as a junior, claiming honorable mention honors...

At LMU... 2005... finished the season third with 25 goals, his career high for a single season... he scored in the NCAA tournament... helped him to the All-WWPA nod... added 18 steals and 12 assists, which are also career highs... he had three assists in the NCAA championships.. scored four goals in the WWPA Tournament, including one against UCSD in the final (11-19-05)... scored eight goals in the final six games for the Lions...played every game on the season... 2004... played in all 32 games during his second season... scored 17 goals, good for fifth on the team... had three multi-goal games, including a pair in overtime win against Whittier in WWPA tournament (11-18-04)... scored nine goals on the extra-man attack... added 18 steals... scored extra-man goals in both wins against Pepperdine (9-25-04 & 10-2-04)... led the team in shooting, hitting 17 of 32 shots for a 53.1 shooting percentage... runs career shooting average to better than 55 percent... 2003... appeared in nine games as a true freshman... scored four goals on six attempts... added three steals... scored two goals in win over Whittier (10/15/03)...

High School... Graduated from Mercer Island High School in Mercer Island, WA in 2003... finished with a 3.45 grade point average... played four seasons of both water polo and swimming... earned a varsity letter his final two seasons in water polo and final three in swimming... was team captain of the water polo team as a senior... earned second-team all-state honors as a junior and then first-team all-state honors as a senior...

Personal... Benjamin John Easton was born on Jan. 21, 1985 in Oceanside, CA... he is the son of John Easton and Jeannie and Carroll Bryan... has two sisters, Brooke and Emily, and one brother, Drew... a Business/Finance major.

Career Stats
Year	G	Att.	Gls	Sh%	A	To	Ko	EJ	ST
2003	9	6	4	.667	0	0	2	0	3
2004	30	32	17	.531	3	11	15	13	18
2005	35	46	25	.543	12	18	11	19	18
Totals	74	84	46	.548	15	29	28	32	39 

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