The loaded men's water polo schedule continues with the SoCal Invitational this weekend.
LMU men's water polo was represented by eight student-athletes on the WWPA All-Academic team.
Freshman Jon Beck scores in second sudden-death overtime period to lift men's water polo to WWPA Semifinals.
LMU Men's Water Polo vs Redlands - Oct. 16, 2014
WWPA and home opener. - Sept. 27, 2014
LMU vs. UC Davis at the Burns Aquatics Center
LMU vs. UCLA on Sept. 28
Briefly... Liam Jennis is in his second season of college water polo at LMU after serving a redshirt season in 2012... played with Viper Pigeon Water Polo Club...
Highlights at LMU... 2013... played in 20 games as a redshirt freshman in 2013... scored 12 goals with five assists, 11 steals and four field blocks... had four goals against Fresno Pacific (10/4/13) and two in the win over Air Force in the WWPA Championships (11/22/13)...
Before LMU... graduated Strake Jesuit College Prep in May of 2012 with a 3.68 GPA... was a three-year letterwinner in both swimming and water polo... was named a first-team All-American as a senior and second-team All-American as a junior for the water polo team... a two-time All-State selection at two-meter... was named state MVP and first-team All-Region as a senior, was named team MVP as a junior and senior... swam the 100-Free and 100-Breast Stroke for the swim team... was a member of USA Water Polo Academic All-American team... four-year member of the National Honor Society and four-year Honor Roll selection.
Personal... Liam Alexandre James was born in Huntington, United Kingdom, on March 24, 1994... He is the son of Florence and Stephen Jennis... he has an older brother who plays club water polo at Notre Dame... was active as a volunteer in high school, working as a volunteer for the Cristo Ray Blood Drive, was a teacher's assistant for H.A.P. and volunteered at the local soup kitchen... a Finance major.