NCAA Water Polo Champions 2015
UCLA Men's Water Polo BIO
Brendan Zwaneveld
Player Profile:
Brendan Zwaneveld 1263994
Position: Manager
Hometown: La Caņada, Calif.
High School: Harvard-Westlake
Experience: 2 Years
Served as a team manager for the Bruins in 2014.
Played in five matches … scored three goals on eight attempts … scored one goal in each of UCLA's wins over Pomona-Pitzer (Sept. 1), Chapman (Sept. 2) and Concordia (Nov. 3) … also tallied two assists, one steal and one field block.
Played in four matches, making one start … scored one goal on six attempts … scored his first collegiate goal in UCLA's win over La Verne (Sept. 3) … also tallied four assists, three steals and one block during his freshman season.


High School
Four-year varsity water polo letterwinner at Harvard-Westlake High School under head coaches Robert Lynn (2009) and Larry Felix (2006-08) … also was a four-year varsity swimming letterwinner under head coaches Darline Bible (2010) and Dawn Barrett (2007-09) … was a two-year starter at Harvard-Westlake (2008, 2009) … helped lead the Wolverines to the CIF Southern Section Division I quarterfinals as a senior … guided Harvard-Westlake to the Mission League title as a sophomore (2007) and freshman (2006) … named the team's most valuable offensive player as a freshman

Competed for Los Angeles Water Polo Club, leading the team to the silver medal at the 2010 Junior Olympics … also played for the Coastal California Zone Team in 2005 and from 2007-10 … led the zone team to the 2008 National Zone Championships … earned USA Water Polo All-America honors in 2010.

Full name: Brendan Edward Zwaneveld … born March 2, 1992 in Pasadena, Calif. … both of his parents attended UCLA … his father was on three different Bruin teams that won the Rose Bowl (1983, 1984 and 1986) … his godparents, Kevin and Julie Abbott, also attended UCLA … has one younger brother, Alec, a junior on the Bruins' men's water polo team … also has one younger sister, Michelle … majoring in business-economics.

Brendan Zwaneveld's Final Career Statistics
2011 4/1 1 6 .167 4 3 1 0
2012 5/0 3 8 .375 2 1 1 0
Totals 9/1 4 14 .286 6 4 2 0



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