Men’s water polo was picked to finish second in WWPA by league’s seven coaches.
A familiar championship Sunday has been set thanks to Lions 11-9 win over UC Davis.
Men's water polo starts their road swing to Northern California with a bang, earning 10-7 win over Santa Clara Friday.
LMU men's water polo makes a key trip to northern California for a pair of ranked WWPA match-ups.
Lions can't keep up pace as Trojans use 8-1 second half to earn 19-7 win.
Trailing 5-4 to start the second quarter, 13th-ranked LMU went on a 10-2 run including a clip of five straight to earn a 16-13 win over No. 20 Air Force in Western Water Polo Association play at the Burns Aquatics Center on Sunday afternoon.
On Sunday, Sept. 22, LMU will host the 60th Annual Alumni BBQ, the largest alumni gathering of the year. And with it, comes a busy extended weekend for LMU Athletics, including six home games in four days that will culminate on Alumni BBQ Sunday.
2012 WWPA All-Conference selections
Highlights from LMU's 9-8 win over Air Force
LMU vs. #1 UCLA in men's water polo at Burns Aquatics Center
Final game of triple-header at Burns Center
First game of a triple-header at Burns Center
Semifinals of 2014 WWPA Championships at Burns Aquatics Center.
First round match-up of WWPA Championships at Burns Aquatics Center.
Honors... 2013... AWPCA Honorable Mention All-American... First-Team WWPA All-Conference... WWPA All-Academic... 2012... AWPCA Honorable Mention All-American... First-Team WWPA All-Conference... WWPA Newcomer of the Year... First-Team WWPA All-Tournament... WWPA All-Academic... ACWPC National All-Academic... LMU Freshman of the Year...
Highlights at LMU... 2013... was a WWPA First-Team All-Conference selection and ACWPC Honorable Mention All-American for the second straight year... he also, for second straight season, led the Lions with 67 goals, scoring on 150 shots... added team best 39 assists with 39 steals and 18 field blocks... all team-highs... started season with nine straight games with multiple goals... had five goals four times, including in a WWPA win over California Baptist (11/9/13)... had four games with four assists... 2012... became a leader for the Lions as a true freshman, scoring the freshman record 72 goals, which ranks ninth all-time for goals in a single season overall... added 22 assists with 22 steals and seven field blocks... set the base with a career-best six goals in first game of the season at Whittier (9/1/12) and then matched it with another six against Harvard (10/6/12)... he had 20 games scoring multiple goals and scored at least one in every game of season, playing in 26 of the Lions 27... had 10 goals in the WWPA championships and had a pair of five-goal games (10/5/12)...
Prior to LMU... team took forth place at LEN European Junior Championships in 2010... took first place at Serbian National Age Group Championships (U17) in 2009... took second place at Serbian National Cup.
Personal...Milutin Mitrovic was born in Novi Sad, Serbia on June 2, 1993 and is the son of Jelena and Djordje... has a younger brother... an Electrical Engineering major.