Trent Calder, a two-time NCAA National Champion at the
University of California, Berkeley and USA National Team member,
joined the Brown men's water polo team as an assistant coach during
the summer of 2014.
Calder has coached at the Lamorinda Water Polo Club since 2007, assuming the head coaching position of the 18-and-under boys team in 2013. As an assistant, Calder helped the 2011 squad post a 44-0 record and take first place at the National Junior Olympics, United States Club Water Polo Championships and Kap7 Championships. He has also spent six seasons as an assistant at Acalanes High School and has worked with Brown's incoming freshmen Tommy Bush (Lafayette, Calif.) and Tyler Kirchberg (Orinda, Calif.).
A four-year member of the men's water polo team at Cal, Calder won back-to-back National Championships in 2006 and 2007 while serving as a team captain and earning All-American honors. A member of the USA National Team from 2003-2009, Calder donned the Red, White and Blue at the World University Games in Belgrade, Serbia.