|Hometown:||San Anselmo, Calif.|
|High School:||Tamalpais HS|
Was on the squad but did not play in the cage for the Bruins as UCLA had five goalies last year.
Redshirted the season.
Three-year varsity water polo (2010-12) letterwinner at Tamalpais High School in Mill Valley, Calif., under head coach Bob Kustel … also lettered three years in swimming (2011-13) for head coach Dave Beutel … named second team All-Marin County Athletic League (MCAL) in 2010 and first team All-MCAL in 2011 and 2012 … also named second team All-North Coast Section (NCS) in 2011 and first team All-NCS in 2012 … served as team captain for both water polo and swimming his junior and senior seasons … garnered team MVP honors in water polo in 2011 and 2012 … was the best goalkeeper in the MCAL in 2012, leading the Hawks to a 21-7 record in 2012 and a 21-7 mark in 2011 … set a school record with 798 saves (84 games, 9.5 saves per game) in three years of varsity play … started all 84 contests since 2010 and registered a career-high 374 saves (13.4 spg) in 2012 … scored six career goals.
Full name: Elliot Jonathan Robert Ordway … born Jan. 23, 1995 in San Francisco, Calif. … his parents are John and Lesleigh Ordway … has one younger sister, Georgia … competed with Sleepy Hollow Aquatics out of San Anselmo, Calif. … also was part of the Olympic Development Program and the U.S. National Team Training Camp … says he chose to attend UCLA because, “of the amazing academic opportunity combined with top-notch athletics” … lists former NBA All-Star Michael Jordan as the athlete he most admires … says his biggest thrill so far in his athletic career is, “setting the record for most wins in a season in Tamalpais water polo history in 2011” … lists working on cars as a hobby … majoring in geography/environmental studies.