3 Colin Chiapello
3 - Colin Chiapello
Year: Junior
Hometown: Danville, Calif.
High School: De La Salle
Position: Utility
Major: Applied Mathematics
House Affiliation: Eliot

Career Highs
Goals: 4 (3x) - most recent at Santa Clara (10/23/16)
Assists: 3 (6x) - most recent vs. UC San Diego (9/10/16)
Steals: 6 vs. St. Francis (11/1/14)

2016 (Junior) 
Totaled 46 goals, 16 assists, 19 steals and two field blocks in 2016 campaign … Collected 14 multi-goal games … Scored four goals against Johns Hopkins (Sept. 3), Fordham (Sept. 11) and Santa Clara (Oct. 23) … Tallied three assists against UC San Diego (Sept. 10) … Seven steals over two games versus MIT (Oct. 8) and Toronto (Oct. 15) … Tallied two assists in win over MIT in NWPC quarterfinals … Tallied hat tricks in NWPC semis win over Princeton (Nov. 19) and NCAA Tournament win over UC Davis (Dec. 1) … Fall Academic All-Ivy League selection … “Excellent” ACWPC All-Academic honors. 

2015 (Sophomore)
Finished the season with 31 goals, 24 assists and was second on the team with 27 steals … Netted a hat trick and recorded an assist in season opener against Bucknell (Sept. 5.) ... Scored a goal, assisted on two more and made two steals against Princeton (Sept. 12) … Netted a pair of goals and made a steal against Fordham (Sept. 27) ... Netted a hat trick and dished out three assists at Connecticut College and made two steals at Brown (Oct. 11) ... Scored a goal against Princeton and Brown (Oct. 18) Tallied a goal at Santa Clara and another goal, two assists and a steal against Fresno Pacific (Oct. 24) ... Netted two goals and assisted on another in Northern Division Championship game against Brown (Nov. 8) … Netted a hat trick in opening round of CWPA Championship against Navy (Nov. 21).

2014 (Freshman)
Named the CWPA Northern Rookie of the Year … Was named the CWPA Northern Rookie of the Week on five occasions (Sept. 9, Oct. 6, Oct. 27, Nov. 3, Nov. 24)  … Also selected as the team’s Newcomer of the Year … Finished his first season with 34 goals, 33 assists and 40 steals … Scored three goals and registered a steal in his collegiate debut, helping the Crimson defeat Diablo Valley College, 11-7 on Sept. 6 … Found the back of the net three times, tallied three assist and registered a career and team high six steals in a narrow loss to St. Francis on Nov. 11 … In the Crimson’s upset victory over 17 St. Francis in the CWPA Northern Championship semifinal on Nov. 8, he finished with one goal, two assists and three steals on Nov. 1 … Scored at least one and goal and registered at least one assist in all three matches the Crimson played At the CWPA Eastern Championship at Annapolis, Md., Nov 21-23.

Before Harvard
Played four years of water polo for De La Salle High School, captaining the team as a junior and senior … Also swam for three years … East Bay Athletic League Most Valuable Player … De La Salle High School Most Valuable Player … Two-time CA-HI High School All-American … Three-time East Bay Athletic League First Team … Two-time Contra Costa Times All-East Bay First Team … Two-time All-NCS First Team … Two-time USA Water Polo All-American … Two-time East Bay Athletic League Champions with De La Salle High School as a junior and senior … Four-time All-EBAL team, four-time All-NCS team … 16U California Cup State Champions, USCC Champions, JO Champions and undefeated season … 18U JO Champions … National Honor Society – four years … Seven-time NCS Scholar-Athlete … Three-time USA Water Polo Academic All-American … California Scholarship Federation Lifetime Member … Brian Ohleyer Olympic Club Scholar-Athlete Nominee … Habitat for Humanity volunteer … Youth Action Council … Water Polo and Swimming Junior Coach