5 Max Eliot
5 Max Eliot
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Studio City, Calif.
High School: Harvard-Westlake School
Position: Utility

2009 (Freshman):
Was fourth on the Crimson with 25 goals ... Tallied first career goal against Redlands at MIT Invitational (Sept. 6) ... Named Northern Division Rookie of the Week (Sept. 14) ... Scored in win over George Washington at Princeton Invitational (Sept. 12) ... Had two goals against Fordham and another against No. 16 Santa Clara at Princeton Invitational (Sept. 13) ... Tallied a marker against George Washington at ECAC Championships (Sept. 18) ... Scored in win over Connecticut College at ECAC Championships (Sept. 20) ... Had a career-best five goals, made three steals and drew four kickouts in victory at Queens (Sept. 26) ... Named COOP Student-Athlete of the Week and CWPA Northern Division Rookie of the Week (Sep. 28) ... Had two goals against No. 14 Concordia and one vs. Cal Baptist at Claremont Convergence (Oct. 3) ... Earned third Northern Division Rookie of the Week honor Oct. 6 ... Scored twice and drew three kickouts against Brown (Oct. 10) ... Netted a goal against Fordham (Oct. 17) ... Notched two goals against MIT and tallied two more in win over Connecticut College at Northern Division Championships (Nov. 7) ... Recorded a hat trick in victory against Queens (N.Y.) at Northerns (Nov. 8).

Before Harvard:

Selected to National Junior Water Polo team … Two-time member of National Development team … All-American honorable mention at under-18 Platinum Division Junior Olympics … Four-year member of water polo and swimming teams at Harvard-Westlake … Captained swim team as a senior … Six-time All-California Coastal Zone … Participated in Junior Olympics from 2001-08 … Premier League Division II Los Angeles Water Polo Club team member … Competed at California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Southern Section Masters' Meet in swimming … USA Water Polo Academic All-American … National Merit Scholarship Finalist … Member of Crisis and Support Team, which helped local community deal with crisis and losses such as death of a parent … Community Service Council.

Aunt, Lisa Eliot, attended Harvard … Enjoys playing the trumpet.