Lions' All-Access previews 2013 season, looking at the 15 freshman and sophomores.
Briefly... Ashtynn Nelson is in his first season of collegiate water polo at LMU... played club water polo for Xtreme club...
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... an Athletic Training major.