Women's Water Polo

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Ivana Castro
Ivana Castro

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Commerce, CA

High School:
Warren HS

Height:
5-5

Position:
UTL

Experience:
1V

Club Team:
Commerce Club



04/08/2014

Busy Week Starts with TV Game at USC

Lions take on USC Thursday, then complete conference play on Saturday with doubleheader at Azusa Pacific.

04/05/2014

Late Second Road Setback

Women's water polo falls thanks to a SDSU goal with 0.2 left on clock.

03/29/2014

Fourth Quarter Key To Senior Day Win

Women's water polo earns back-to-back GCC wins thanks to fourth quarter push.

03/28/2014

Team Play Gets Key GCC Win

Women's water polo earns key home win in Golden Coast Conference play at Burns Center.

03/20/2014

LMU Invite To Feature Top Match-ups

Alexandra Honny claimed second player of the week honor as Lions host ZUMO LMU Invitational Friday and Saturday.

03/12/2014

WWP | Lessons From Teammates

About halfway through her sophomore season, Ivana Castro has taken off and she credits her teammates for helping her navigate the transition from freshman to sophomore. And she isn't done learning yet.

01/17/2013

Lions' All-Access previews 2013 season, looking at the 15 freshman and sophomores.

Lions' All-Access previews 2013 season, looking at the 15 freshman and sophomores.

03/28/2014

WWP | LMU vs. Pacific

Golden Coast Conference action from Burns Aquatics Center.

03/22/2014

WWP | LMU vs. Pomona-Pitzer

ZUMO LMU Invitational from Burns Aquatics Center

03/21/2014

WWP | LMU vs. Hartwick

Game two of the ZUMO LMU Invitational

03/13/2014

WWP | LMU vs. California Baptist

First GCC game at Burns Center.

03/01/2014

WWP | LMU vs. UCLA

Home opener from Burns Aquatics Center on Mar. 1, 2014

Briefly... Ivana Castro is in her second season of college water polo at LMU... another product of the Commerce Water Polo club...part of US National Development program since 2008...

At LMU... 2013... played in all 33 games as a true freshman, scoring 37 goals with a shooting percentage of .420... added 17 assists, 23 kick outs drawn, 23 steals and nine field blocks... scored four goals in the WWPA Championships first round win over Cal State East Bay (4/26/13) and four earlier in the season against Cal State Monterey Bay (3/23/13)... had a career-high three assists against San Jose State (2/24/13) and three steals against Stanford (4/14/13).

High School... graduated from Warren High School in 2012... eight-time letter winner, winning four in swimming and four in water polo for coach Josie Cordero... was a four-time All-League and four-time All-CIF selection in water polo, earning first-team honors all four seasons... played in more than 120 games in her career, scoring 75 goals in 2011 and 110 in 2012 while leading team in assists and steals all four years of high school... was named MVP all four seasons (2008-12) ... claimed CIF championships in 2011 and 2012... also was swim team MVP in 2010, earning league title in 200-Free and 200-Butter Fly in 2009 and 2010,

Personal... Ivana Alejandra Castro was born in Artesia, Calif., and is the daughter of Maria Torres and Gustavo Castro... volunteered at Williams Elementary School, while also volunteering at the Downey Dolphins and Commerce Swim meets... a Psychology major.

CASTRO CAREER STATS

Year
Games
Attempts
Goals
Sht. %
Assists
Turn Overs
Kickouts Drawn
Exclusions
Steals
Field Blocks
2013
33
88
37
.420
17
2
23
39
23
9
Totals
33
88
37
.420
17
2
23
39
23
9

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