Briefly... Zachary Gleason enters his first season with the LMU water polo program... played three years with SET Water Polo Club...
Before LMU... Gleason scored 60 goals with 10 assists and 41 steals to earn First-Team All-Seaview honors as a junior and then repeated the task as a senior... He also earned Second-Team All-CIF honors, helping his team to a co-league title and a trip to the CIF quarterfinals... he earned the 2010 Diablo of the Future Award... He also played for SET Water Polo Club 18U Team in 2013 and the SET 16U Team in 2012. The team went the Cal Cup State Finals and placed third in the Junior Olympic Qualifiers in 2013. In 2012, the team won the US Club Championship... also swam freestyle for three seasons, qualifying for CIF in 2012 in the 50-free and 100-free and in 2013 in the 50-free...
Personal... Zachary Robert Gleason was born in Newport Beach, Calif., on Jan. 15, 1996... he is the son of Dena Gleason Suchy and Joseph Suchy (stepfather) and the late Douglas Gleason, who played basketball at Whittier... has an older brother Drew... a Business Marketing major.