8 James McNamara
8 James McNamara
Height: 6-2
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: Encino, CA
High School: Harvard-Westlake
Position: AT

2012:  A CWPA first team All-North selection…Led the team in assists  with 93 and steals with 83...Scored 51 goals…Named the CWPA Northern Division Player and Defensive Player of the Week on October 17th after recording six goals, five steals and three assists in Brown's win over Harvard…Recieved an Excellent All-Academic award from the ACWPC.

2011: Earned ACWPC honorable mention All-American honors...A CWPA first-team All-North selection... Ranked second on the team with 66 goals...Led the team and was second in the nation with 80 assists, breaking the Brown single season record...Led the team and nation with an impressive 114 steals.

Made a big impact in his rookie season, earning second team All-North accolades...Was second on the team in scoring with 46 goals and handed out 21 assists which ranked third for the Bears...Named the Rookie of the Week by the CWPA on September 13, October 4, November 8 and November 22...Tallied 22 ejections drawn and had a team-high 25 steals.

Before Brown: Was selected to the USA Junior National Training Team and the ODP Coastal Zone Junior Team during the 2009-2010 season...Selected to the CIF Division 1 first team as well as the High School All-Southern California team in 2009...Named the 2009 Daily News Player of the Year...Also competed as a member of the Los Angeles Water Polo Club team.

Personal: James McNamara is the son of Teresa and Michael McNamara of Encino, California...Has two younger brothers, Henry and Patrick...Enjoys surfing...Concentrating in History.