2014 Brown Men's Water Polo News

  • Men’s Water Polo Releases 2015 Schedule
    June 09, 2015
    Men’s Water Polo Releases 2015 Schedule Coming off its first CWPA title since 1985 and its first NCAA Championship appearance since 1990, Brown University men’s water polo will compete in five invitational tournaments, play in 12 CWPA Northern Division games, and open its season with the Bruno Classic from Sept. 5-6 as part of its 2015 schedule, head coach Felix Mercado announced on Wednesday.
  • Mercado, Men’s Water Polo Unveil Class of 2019
    May 07, 2015
    Mercado, Men’s Water Polo Unveil Class of 2019 Brown University men’s water polo will welcome four incoming freshmen to the program for the 2015 season as part of the Class of 2019, Brown head coach Felix Mercado announced on Thursday.
  • Men’s Water Polo Collects Academic Honors from ACWPC, CWPA
    February 24, 2015
    Men’s Water Polo Collects Academic Honors from ACWPC, CWPA Brown University men’s water polo earned the third-best team GPA in the nation, and 14 Bears gained 2014 ACWPC All-Academic Awards, the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches announced on Tuesday.
  • Men’s Water Polo’s Fox, Klein Earn ACWPC All-America Honors
    February 03, 2015
    Men’s Water Polo’s Fox, Klein Earn ACWPC All-America Honors Brown University men’s water polo senior Henry Fox and junior Will Klein have each earned ACWPC Honorable Mention All-America honors, the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches announced on Tuesday.
  • Men’s Water Polo’s Klein Earns Spot on USA Blue National Team
    December 30, 2014
    Men’s Water Polo’s Klein Earns Spot on USA Blue National Team Brown University men’s water polo junior Will Klein has earned a spot on the United States National Team’s Blue Squad and will compete in the USA Water Polo National League, which begins play on Jan. 10, USA Water Polo announced on Tuesday.
  • Video: Men's Water Polo Featured in CWPA Highlights
    December 18, 2014
    Video: Men's Water Polo Featured in CWPA Highlights Brown University men’s water polo enjoyed a historic season in 2014, winning its first Collegiate Water Polo Association title since 1985 and earning a berth in the NCAA Championship for the first time since 1990.
  • Men’s Water Polo’s Gallas, Weiser, Murvitz-Lahav Earn CWPA Weekly Honors
    December 03, 2014
    Men’s Water Polo’s Gallas, Weiser, Murvitz-Lahav Earn CWPA Weekly Honors Brown men’s water polo’s Matty Gallas, Luke Weiser, and Yahel Murvitz-Lahav have earned CWPA Northern Division Player of the Week, Defensive Player of the Week, and Rookie of the Week honors respectively, the Collegiate Water Polo Association announced on Wednesday.
  • Men’s Water Polo Falls to UC San Diego in NCAA Tournament, 12-7
    November 29, 2014
    Men’s Water Polo Falls to UC San Diego in NCAA Tournament, 12-7 Brown University men’s water polo remain within 7-6 at halftime, but UC San Diego outscored Brown 5-1 in the second half to take a 12-7 win in a play-in game of the National Collegiate Men’s Water Polo Championship at Canyonview Pool on Saturday evening.
  • Men’s Water Polo’s Fox, Weiser Collect CWPA Weekly Honors
    November 28, 2014
    Men’s Water Polo’s Fox, Weiser Collect CWPA Weekly Honors Brown University men’s water polo senior Henry Fox has earned CWPA Northern Division Player of the Week honors, and sophomore goalie has gained Northern Division Defensive Player of the Week accolades, the Collegiate Water Polo Association announced on Friday.
  • Follow, Watch Brown Men’s Water Polo at the NCAA Tournament
    November 28, 2014
    Follow, Watch Brown Men’s Water Polo at the NCAA Tournament Fans can follow Brown University men’s water polo’s NCAA play-in game at UC San Diego on Saturday at 4:30 p.m. pacific time via a live stream, thanks to GoLive Polo, LLC, and through Twitter updates at @Brownwaterpolo.
  • Men’s Water Polo Set for NCAA Tournament
    November 26, 2014
    Men’s Water Polo Set for NCAA Tournament Brown University men’s water polo will play its first game in the NCAA tournament since 1990 when the fifth-seeded Bears play at No. 4 seed UC San Diego on Saturday at 4:30 p.m. PST in a play-in game for the National Collegiate Men’s Water Polo Championship at Canyonview Pool in La Jolla, Calif.
  • Men’s Water Polo to Play at UC San Diego in NCAA Play-In Game
    November 24, 2014
    Men’s Water Polo to Play at UC San Diego in NCAA Play-In Game Brown University men’s water polo has earned the fifth seed in the National Collegiate Men’s Water Polo Championship and will play at fourth-seeded UC San Diego in a play-in game on Saturday, Nov. 29 at 4:30 p.m. pacific time, the NCAA has announced.
  • Men’s Water Polo Claims CWPA Title, NCAA Bid with 7-6 Win over Princeton
    November 23, 2014
    Men’s Water Polo Claims CWPA Title, NCAA Bid with 7-6 Win over Princeton Senior Henry Fox scored three goals, and junior Will Klein netted the game-winning goal with 2:20 left as Brown University men’s water polo beat Princeton, 7-6, to win its first CWPA title since 1985 and earn its first NCAA bid since 1990.
  • Men’s Water Polo Tops St. Francis, 10-7, Advances to CWPA Title Game
    November 22, 2014
    Men’s Water Polo Tops St. Francis, 10-7, Advances to CWPA Title Game Senior Henry Fox scored four goals for the second time in as many games to lead top-seeded Brown University men’s water polo past fifth-seeded St. Francis Brooklyn, 10-7, in the semifinals of the CWPA Championship at Navy’s Lejeune Hall on Saturday evening.
  • Men’s Water Polo Beats George Washington in CWPA Quarterfinals, 22-11
    November 21, 2014
    Men’s Water Polo Beats George Washington in CWPA Quarterfinals, 22-11 Seniors Nick Deaver and Henry Fox and sophomores Jake Wyatt and Luke Irwin each scored at least three goals as top-seeded Brown University men’s water polo beat eighth-seeded George Washington University, 22-11, in the quarterfinals of the CWPA Championship on Friday afternoon.
  • Men’s Water Polo’s Mercado Earns Coach of the Year, Three Bears Gain All-North Honors
    November 21, 2014
    Men’s Water Polo’s Mercado Earns Coach of the Year, Three Bears Gain All-North Honors Brown University men’s water polo head coach Felix Mercado has earned CWPA Northern Division Coach of the Year honors while seniors Henry Fox and Nick Deaver and junior Will Klein have gained All-North accolades, the Collegiate Water Polo Association announced on Friday.
  • Men’s Water Polo’s Kirchberg, Weiser Earn CWPA Weekly Honors
    November 16, 2014
    Men’s Water Polo’s Kirchberg, Weiser Earn CWPA Weekly Honors Brown University men’s water polo freshman Tyler Kirchberg and sophomore Luke Weiser have earned CWPA Northern Division Rookie of the Week and Defensive Player of the Week honors respectively, the CWPA announced on Monday.
  • Men’s Water Polo Captures CWPA Northern Division Title, Beats Harvard 9-6
    November 09, 2014
    Men’s Water Polo Captures CWPA Northern Division Title, Beats Harvard 9-6 Top-seeded and No. 11-ranked Brown University men’s water polo beat third-seeded and No. 19-ranked Harvard University, 9-6, in the CWPA Northern Division Championship Game on Sunday afternoon at MIT’s Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center/Alumni Pool.
  • Men’s Water Polo Advances to CWPA Northern Division Title Game
    November 08, 2014
    Men’s Water Polo Advances to CWPA Northern Division Title Game Top-seeded Brown University men’s water polo defeated Fordham University, 13-3, on Saturday afternoon at MIT’s Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center/Alumni Pool to advance to the title game of the CWPA North Division Championship.
  • Weiser Earns CWPA Northern Division Defensive Player of the Week
    November 07, 2014
    Weiser Earns CWPA Northern Division Defensive Player of the Week Sophomore goalie Luke Weiser has earned Northern Division Defensive Player of the Week honors from the Collegiate Water Polo Association, the CWPA announced on Friday.
  • No. 13 Men’s Water Polo Wins Twice More to Close Regular Season
    November 02, 2014
    No. 13 Men’s Water Polo Wins Twice More to Close Regular Season No. 13 Brown University men’s water polo took an 11-8 win over No. 17 St. Francis Brooklyn and rallied for a 10-8 overtime victory at Fordham University at the SFC Aquatic Center and the Messmore Aquatic Center respectively on Sunday.
  • Deaver, Fox Lead No. 13 Men’s Water Polo to 14-8 Win over Iona
    November 01, 2014
    Deaver, Fox Lead No. 13 Men’s Water Polo to 14-8 Win over Iona Seniors Nick Deaver and Henry Fox each netted four goals to help lead No. 13 Brown University men’s water polo past Iona College, 14-8, at the Hynes Athletic Center on Saturday afternoon.
  • No. 13 Men’s Water Polo Beats Conn. College on Senior Night, 17-7
    October 29, 2014
    No. 13 Men’s Water Polo Beats Conn. College on Senior Night, 17-7 No. 13 Brown University men’s water polo placed 12 different student-athletes in the scoring column as the hosts beat Connecticut College, 17-7, on Senior Night at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center on Wednesday.
  • No. 14 Men’s Water Polo Wins Twice on Final Day at “The Rodeo”
    October 26, 2014
    No. 14 Men’s Water Polo Wins Twice on Final Day at “The Rodeo” No. 14 Brown University men’s water polo topped Fresno Pacific University, 12-7, and bested No. 13 Air Force, 18-13, at the third and final day of the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational at the Sullivan Aquatic Center on Sunday.
  • Men's Water Polo Beats UC Davis, 12-11, Falls to Santa Clara, 12-7
    October 25, 2014
    Men's Water Polo Beats UC Davis, 12-11, Falls to Santa Clara, 12-7 Senior Henry Fox scored five goals, and sophomore Jake Wyatt netted the game-winner with two seconds left as No. 14 Brown University men’s water polo beat No. 12 UC Davis, 12-11, in day two at “The Rodeo” on Saturday at the Sullivan Aquatic Center.
  • Fox, Gallas Lead Men's Water Polo Past Cal Baptist, 15-10
    October 24, 2014
    Fox, Gallas Lead Men's Water Polo Past Cal Baptist, 15-10 Senior Henry Fox and junior Matty Gallas each scored five goals as No. 14 Brown University men’s water polo defeated No. 19 California Baptists University, 15-10, on the first day of the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational on Friday night at the Sullivan Aquatic Center.
  • No. 15 Men's Water Polo Finishes Second at Ivy Championships
    October 19, 2014
    No. 15 Men's Water Polo Finishes Second at Ivy Championships No. 15 Brown University men’s water polo topped No. 10 Harvard University, 15-14, in overtime in the semifinals but fell to No. 9 Princeton University, 9-7, in the title game at the Ivy Championships at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center on Sunday.
  • No. 13 Men's Water Polo Beats Connecticut College, 14-1
    October 12, 2014
    No. 13 Men's Water Polo Beats Connecticut College, 14-1 Sophomore Warren Smith scored three goals as No. 13 Brown University men’s water polo defeated host Connecticut College, 14-1, at the Lott Natatorium on Sunday afternoon.
  • No. 13 Men’s Water Polo Tops No. 16 Harvard, Falls to MIT
    October 11, 2014
    No. 13 Men’s Water Polo Tops No. 16 Harvard, Falls to MIT No. 13 Brown University men’s water polo beat No. 16 Harvard, 19-11, behind five goals from senior Nick Deaver after falling to MIT, 11-9, on Saturday at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center.
  • Deaver, Murvitz-Lahav Garner CWPA Weekly Accolades
    October 02, 2014
    Deaver, Murvitz-Lahav Garner CWPA Weekly Accolades Senior Nick Deaver and sophomore Yahel Murvitz-Lahav have earned Collegiate Water Polo Association Northern Division Player of the Week and Rookie of the week honors respectively after leading Brown men’s water polo to wins over Harvard and MIT, the CWPA announced on Thursday.
  • Men's Water Polo Sweeps MIT and Harvard
    September 28, 2014
    Men's Water Polo Sweeps MIT and Harvard CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Brown men’s water polo team improved to 5-0 in CWPA North Division play with convincing victories over MIT and Harvard on Sunday.
  • Fox, Murvitz-Lahav Earn CWPA Weekly Honors
    September 25, 2014
    Fox, Murvitz-Lahav Earn CWPA Weekly Honors BRIDGEPORT, Pa. – After leading the Bears to a 3-0 start in conference play this past weekend, Henry Fox (Mercer Island, Wash.) earned CWPA Northern Division Player of the Week honors in an announcement made by the Collegiate Water Polo Association on Thursday.
  • Men's Water Polo Posts Three Home Wins This Weekend
    September 21, 2014
    Men's Water Polo Posts Three Home Wins This Weekend PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men’s water polo squad nabbed three victories this weekend over CWPA North Division foes, Iona, Fordham, and St. Francis at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center.
  • Fox and Irwin Lead Men's Water Polo Over Conn. College and MIT
    September 14, 2014
    Fox and Irwin Lead Men's Water Polo Over Conn. College and MIT PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The final day of the 2014 Bruno Fall Classic saw the Brown men’s water polo team grab two victories over local foes, Connecticut College and MIT, at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center on Sunday.
  • Men's Water Polo Drops Pair to UC Irvine and Navy
    September 13, 2014
    Men's Water Polo Drops Pair to UC Irvine and Navy PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men’s water polo team got four goals on the day from Henry Fox, but it wasn’t enough as the Bears dropped contests to UC Irvine and Navy at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center.
  • Men's Water Polo Splits in Day One Action of the Bruno Fall Classic
    September 12, 2014
    Men's Water Polo Splits in Day One Action of the Bruno Fall Classic PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men’s water polo team split both contests in day one action of the 2014 Bruno Fall Classic at the Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center.
  • Klein Tabbed as CWPA Northern Division Player of the Week
    September 10, 2014
    Klein Tabbed as CWPA Northern Division Player of the Week PROVIDENCE, R.I. – For the second time in his career, Will Klein of the Brown men’s water polo team secured CWPA Northern Division Player of the Week honors in an announcement made by the Collegiate Water Polo Association on Wednesday.
  • Men's Water Polo Sweeps Day Two of the Princeton Invitational
    September 07, 2014
    Men's Water Polo Sweeps Day Two of the Princeton Invitational The Bears defeated Bucknell and Johns Hopkins on Sunday.
  • Men's Water Polo Opens With 13-11 Triumph Over Diablo Valley
    September 06, 2014
    Men's Water Polo Opens With 13-11 Triumph Over Diablo Valley PRINCETON, N.J. – The Brown men’s water polo team opened its 2014 season with a 13-11 triumph over Diablo Valley College at the Princeton Invitational on Saturday.