Women's Water Polo

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Ashtynn Nelson
Ashtynn  Nelson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Lake Elsinore, CA

High School:
Temescal Canyon HS

Height:
5-7

Position:
UTL

Experience:
2V

Club Team:
Xtreme Club



04/25/2015

Defense Defends League Title

Defense carries women's water polo to second straight GCC title, 11th conference crown since 2001.

08/15/2014

Water Polo Among Nation's Elite

Women's water polo ranked 19th in the nation in GPA to earn honors by the ACWPC.

08/11/2014

GCC Honors 11 Lions

GCC Announces First All-Academic Teams

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.

04/25/2015

WWP | LMU vs. San Diego St.

GCC Championship game

04/23/2015

WWP | LMU vs. Santa Clara

Game one of GCC Championships in Stockton, CA

03/27/2015

WWP | LMU vs. Fresno Pacific

Golden Coast Conference game from Burns Center

03/21/2015

WWP | LMU vs. Michigan

Finale of ZUMO LMU Invitational from Burns Center.

03/20/2015

WWP | ZUMO LMU Invite Day One

Day one from ZUMO LMU Invite

Briefly... Ashtynn Nelson is in his third season of collegiate water polo at LMU... played club water polo for Xtreme club...

At LMU... 2014... third-team ACWPC All-Academic... played in 14 games for the Lions championship run as a sophomore... scored four goals on 12 attempts, adding three assists with seven steals and six field blocks... had a trio of blocks against CSUB (2/22/14)... scored a pair of goals against La Verne (3/14/14)... 2013... played in 17 games her freshman season... scored six goals on eight attempts... added four kick outs drawn, three steals and two field blocks...

High School... graduated from Temescal Canyon High School in 2012 with a weighted GPA of 4.2... earned seven letters in high school, four in water polo and three in swimming... was a three-time All-League selection for coach Damien Andrews... was a third-team All-CIF selection as a sophomore and a first-team selection as a junior and senior... helped team win back-to-back CIF championships in 2011 and 2012... earned MVP honors for Temescal Water Polo and MVP of the Bob Benson Memorial Cup... earned three top-8 CIF finishes in swimming relays... earned the Geometry Math Department Award, four-year Honor Roll member and Principal's Golden Circle of Honor... earned Physics Department Award, AP U.S. History Department Award, and Finite Math Department Award...

Personal... Ashtynn Marie Nelson was born in Fallbrook, Calif., and is the daughter of Kellie and Gary Nelson... has two older sisters who also played water polo... volunteered with H.O.P.E. - feeding people of Elsinore... also worked with Green Tree Villa Elderly Care Facility and led services for Fellowship of Christian Athletes... a Health and Human Services major.

NELSON CAREER STATS

Year
Games
Attempts
Goals
Sht. %
Assists
Turn Overs
Kickouts Drawn
Exclusions
Steals
Field Blocks
2013
17
8
6
.750
0
4
4
6
3
2
2014
14
12
4
.333
3
6
2
11
7
6
Totals
31
20
10
.500
3
10
6
17
10
8

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