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Jon Colton
Jon Colton

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Garden Grove, CA

High School:
Northwood HS

Last College:
Cal

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 190

Position:
UTL

Birthdate:
12/27/1989

Experience:
3V

Major:
Business Administration



05/11/2013

Lions Honor 75 on Commencement Saturday

Annual Commencement Breakfast honors 75 graduating student-athletes on Saturday morning.

05/11/2013

Lions Honor 75 on Commencement Saturday

Annual Commencement Breakfast honors 75 graduating student-athletes on Saturday morning.

03/21/2013

Ten Claim WWPA Academic Honors

Ten men's water polo student-athletes among 2012 WWPA All-Academic selections.

11/16/2012

Lions Hold On To Advance

Men's water polo defeats Pomona-Pitzer 13-11 to advance to WWPA semifinals against Air Force on Saturday.

11/08/2012

Mikuzis Scores Another Winner

Lions earn another fourth quarter winner, defeat Cal Baptist 8-7 in regular season finale.

11/16/2012

Lions' All-Access Highlights

Lions' All-Access Highlights from LMU's 13-11 win in WWPA first round.

11/03/2012

Highlights from LMU's 9-8 win over Air Force

Highlights from LMU's 9-8 win over Air Force

10/26/2012

Men's Water Polo Travels to UC Davis & Santa Clara

Lions' All-Access preview of Men's water polo and their trip north to face UC Davis and Santa Clara. Interview with Jon Colton

09/08/2012

LMU at Pepperdine

Jon Colton is featured in the Inside the Lions Preview of LMU men's water polo and its showdown with rival Pepperdine.

09/01/2012

Men's Water Polo Preview with Coach John Loughran

Inside the Lions season preview of the 2012 LMU men's water polo team with an interview from Head Coach John Loughra.

11/13/2012

MWP | LMU vs. Air Force

LMU 9, Air Force 8 - Nov. 3, 2012

09/10/2012

Men's Water Polo: Alumni Game

Photos from the 2012 LMU Men's Water Polo Alumni Game on Sept. 1

09/10/2012

Men's Water Polo: LMU at Pepperdine

LMU at Pepperdine from Sept. 8, 2012

05/05/2012

2012 Student-Athlete Graduation

LionsFund Student-Athlete Pre-Graduation Gathering

11/14/2011

Water Polo VS UCSD

Photos by Matt Balentine October 21, 2011

Briefly... Jon Colton is in his final season of college water polo at LMU after transferring from Cal in 2009... he was with the Bears for one season, serving his redshirt year in 2008... .

Honors... 2011... honorable mention ACWPC All-American... was named First-Team All-WWPA... WWPA All-Academic...2010... was named first-team WWPA All-Tournament... 2010 WWPA All-Academic...

Highlights At LMU... 2011... played in all 25 games for the Lions, scoring 24 goals with 12 assists, 16 steals and a team-best 71 kickouts drawn... he drew a kickoff in 24 of the Lions' 25 games, including six against Navy and UC San Diego... scored three goals in the Lions' win over UC San Diego at home (10/21/11)... 2010... played in all 29 games in his second season with the Lions... finished with nine goals, three assists, 24 kickouts drawn, 17 steals and 11 field blocks.. scored three goals, a season-best, against Santa Clara in WWPA semifinal... scored a goal with a field block and an assist in the WWPA final...2009... played all 28 games, scoring six goals with three assists, 21 kickouts drawn, 14 steals and 11 field blocks...

Prior to LMU... graduated from Northwood High School in 2008 with a 3.9 GPA... went to Cal one season and was on men's water polo team... did not play and served redshirt year... at Northwood (in Irvine, Calif.), he was a four-year letterwinner for coach Chris French... he scored 270 goals with 145 assists and 182 steals during his career... he was a four-time All-Sea View League selection... he was a All-CIF Division I selection his final three years... he earned honorable mention All-American honors as a sophomore, second-team honors as a junior and first-team honors as a senior... he was two-time offensive MVP, two-time defensive MVP...

Personal... Jonathon Jerome Colton was born on Dec. 27, 1989 in Long Beach, Calif., and is the son of Rinske and Keith Colton... he has two brothers and a sister... sister, Cara, played for the Lions... a Business Administration major.

Career Stats
Year G Att. Gls Sh% A Ko ST FB 2009 28 25 6 0.240 3 20 14 11 2010 29 27 9 0.333 3 20 14 11 2011 25 60 24 0.400 12 71 16 8 Career 82 112 39 0.348 18 115 47 30

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