No. 13 Men's Water Polo Sets Sights on the Julian Fraser Memorial Tournament

Photo Credit: Gil Talbot
Photo Credit: Gil Talbot

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.- The No. 13 Harvard men's water polo team heads to California to take part in the three-day Julian Fraser Memorial Tournament co-hosted by Santa Clara and San Jose State Oct. 19-21.

The Crimson begins tournament play Friday, Oct. 19 at 5:20 p.m. EST against Santa Clara. Saturday, Oct. 20 brings two ranked opponents, No. 19 San Jose State at 1:20 p.m. followed by a 5:20 p.m. match up against No. 18 Loyola Marymount. Before returning east, the Crimson closes out tournament play with a 12:20 p.m. game against Fresno Pacific.

*All Times in EST.

How To Follow

Broadcast: Santa Clara

Live Stats: Santa Clara

Tournament Central Page 

What to Know

  • First-year Noah Hodge garnered his third NWPC weekly award with Rookie of the Week on Oct. 16.
  • The Crimson holds a 15-5 record overall and went 3-1 during it's last visit to the west coast.
  • Junior Austin Sechrest leads the team with 55 goals, followed closely by sophomore Dennis Blyashov's 52.

Up Next

Conference play resumes Oct. 27, when the Crimson hosts St. Francis and Iona at 12 p.m. and 5 p.m. respectively. Seniors Nick Bunn, Grant Harvey, Nathan Ondracek and Anthony Ridgley will be recognized for their contributions throughout their four-year stints with the program.