ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
12 - Dan Stevens
Dan Stevens
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Newport Beach, Calif.
High School: Newport Harbor
Position: 2-meter Defender

Career Highs
Goals: 3 (3x) vs. Iona (11/2/13)
Assists:  2 (2x) vs. MIT (11/9/13)
Steals: 4 (2x) vs. St. Francis (11/10/13)

2013 (Freshman)
Named ACWPC “Superior” Scholar Athlete … Named CWPA “Superior Scholar Athlete ... Finished his rookie campaign with 33 goals, 16 steals and 50 assists … Registered two goals and a steal in his first two collegiate games at the Bruno Fall Classic hosted by Brown Sept. 7-8 … Recorded two steals at Brown Sept. 7 … Tallied two goals, one assist and one steal in Harvard’s first win of the season against Washington and Jefferson Sept. 8 … Scored two goals and added two steals against Navy Sept. 14 … Had a goal, an assist and a career-high four steals versus John Hopkins Sept. 15 … Recorded back-to-back hat tricks at Fordham and Iona Sept. 21 … Contributed an assist and three steals versus Connecticut College Sept. 28 … Tallied a goal and three steals at Connecticut College Oct. 5 … Registered a goal, an assist and a steal at Brown Oct. 11 … Contributed two steals at MIT Oct. 16 … Added two goals, one assist and seven steals at the Rodeo Invitational Oct. 25-27 … Had two goals and an assist against St. Francis Nov. 2 … Scored three goals and added two assist and a steal versus Iona Nov. 2 … Netted two goals against Fordham Nov. 3 … Buried a single goal in each of Harvard’s two CWPA Northern Division Championship games … Matched career-high four steals in the title match of the CWPA Northern Division Championship against St. Francis Nov. 10 ... Registered his fourth three-goal scoring effort against Princeton, handed out one assist and recorded three steals versus MIT at the CWPA Championships. 

Before Harvard
Selected as captain as a senior and earned three varsity letters in water polo … Scored 139 goals, handed out 35 assists and recorded 87 steals throughout his high school career … CA-HI All-American as a junior … All-Sunset League Division 1 Player of the Year as a senior … Two-time All-CIF-SS Division 1 first team selection … Two-time LA84 Foundation All CIF-SS Division 1 first-team selection … Two-time All-Sunset League Division 1 first-team pick … All-CIF-SS Division 1 third-team choice as a sophomore … Team MVP as a senior … Team Defensive MVP in 2011 … Named Most Improved as a sophomore … USA Water Polo Junior National Team member since 2012 … Helped USA to a silver medal at the XVII U.A.N.A. Pan American Junior Championships in 2012 … Named to the 2012 All-Championship Team at the USA Water Polo ODP Pacific Coast Regional championships … USA Water Polo Youth National Team member in 2010 and 2011 … As team captain, led USA to a silver medal at the XVI U.A.N.A. Pan American Junior Championships in 2011 … Two-time USA Water Polo  DP Southern California All-Regional Team selection … Three-time USA Water Polo Academic All-American ... Also a two-year letterwinner in swimming … Water Polo Assistant Coach for Splashball … Level 7 Certificate of Merit in piano … Earned Branch Honors at the state convention for three years … His grandfather, David M. Stevens '78,  graduated from Harvard Business School.