8 - Theo Nasser
Theo Nasser
Height: 6-0
Weight: 210
Year: RS Senior
Hometown: San Mateo, Calif.
High School: Aragon HS
Position: UT
Major: Marketing

2013 ACWPC Men’s Water Polo All-Academic Team

2013 WWPA Men’s Water Polo All-Academic Team

2013 Second-Team WWPA All-Conference

2010 ACWPC All-Academic

2010 WWPA All-Academic

AS A REDSHIRT SENIOR IN 2013: Played in all 33 games, started 32…second on the team with 37 goals…also had 14 steals and 53 earned ejections…opened the season with two goals in UOP game…earned two ejections in the second quarter and scored two goals in Princeton game…recorded two goals and three assists in Princeton Invitational against George Washington…two goals, one assist, two steals and two earned ejections against Iona College…scored two goals against UC Davis at Cal Invitational…scored two goals against Fresno Pacific…scored a goal and earned an ejection against Cal Baptist at the Rodeo Tournament…scored three goals against Bucknell at Rodeo Tournament…scored the first goal of the LMU conference game…scored a goal against Cal

AS A REDSHIRT JUNIOR IN 2012: Played and started in 30 games total, tallying 72 attempts, 29 goals, five assists, and 16 steals … he led the team with the most kick-outs drawn with 59 … had three goals against Cal Lutheran on Sept. 22 … scored twice against La Verne on Sept. 23 … had three goals against Air Force on Oct. 7 … scored twice during the second period against Davis on Nov. 16 … collected two goals in the fourth quarter against Pomona Pitzer on Nov. 18.

AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE IN 2011: Played in all 35 games, starting 17 … tied for the team-high in goals with 41 … also added eight assists and 18 steals … his 53 kick-outs drawn led the team … recorded his first goal in the Cal Bear Invitational against No. 5 UOP, and added another later in the day against No. 2 Cal … collected one goal against Brown … scored one goal against St. Francis … scored one goal at UOP … recorded one goal at St. Francis … delivered one goal vs. West Valley … scored one goal vs. UC Davis … scored one goal against Occidental … was at the forefront of Santa Clara's offensive charge with four goals against La Verne … scored two goals against No. 3 Cal … lit up the box score with four goals vs. LMU … notched two goals against Air Force …scored twice vs. No. 8 Pepperdine in the team’s home opener … scored twice in the team’s upset win at No. 10 UC Davis … racked up three goals vs. UCLA … connected for five goals to lead the Bronco offense vs. Air Force … scored two goals at No. 11 UC San Diego.

AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN IN 2010: Came into his own as a lock down two meter defender...appeared in 28 of 34 games...registered seven goals, five steals and 6 drawn ejections... scored first career goal off a steal versus George Washington (9/11)… found the back of the net while drawing a five meter gainst Occidental (10/9)… scored one goal against Cal Baptist (10/23)…

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2009: Redshirted the season

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2009 graduate of Aragon High School in San Mateo, Calif. ... coached by Arjuna Manning-Laisne and was on the basketball and swimming teams as well ... was named to the All-CCS and All-PAL teams as a junior and again named to the All-PAL team as a senior… ... was named team MVP and captain of the water polo team for 3 years...played club for Golden State Water Polo Club who placed third at the Maui Invitational … named to the honor roll and involved in community service while at Aragon.

PERSONAL: Born in San Francisco, California … son of Ted and Karen Nasser ... has an younger sister Nicole... other interests include basketball and playing the ukulele … is majoring in Marketing.