|Hometown:||Simi Valley, Calif.|
|High School:||Royal HS|
Redshirted the season.
Four-year (2009-12) varsity water polo letterwinner and three-year starter (2010-12) at Royal High School under head coach Steve Snyder … also lettered four times (2010-13) in swimming for coach Snyder … a three-time All-CIF selection, Camou was also a two-time All-American (2011-12) … a four-time All-League selection, he served as team captain his senior year (2012) while being named Team MVP … in 2010, the Highlanders were Co-Marmonte League Champions … was named Co-MVP at Royal HS in 2011 and was named the 2012 Marmonte League Player of the Year … in his water polo prep career, he amassed 345 career goals, 198 assists and 243 steals and set RHS single season records for goals (171) and steals (134) in 2012 … Royal HS finished as CIF D-IV finalists in 2010 and 2011.
Full name: Jesse Vincent Camou … born June 16, 1995 in Thousand Oaks, Calif. … his parents are Vincent and Laurie Camou … has one brother, Joshua, and one sister, Erin … his uncle, Ron Giles, attended UCLA … competed with the Rose Bowl Water Polo Club and the VC Premier Water Polo Club out of Simi Valley, Calif. … lists the Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant as the athlete he most admires … says he chose UCLA because “I fell in love with the campus, the students and the school in general” … says his biggest thrill so far in his athletic career is, “getting recruited by such a great school as UCLA to play the sport I love at the next level” … lists drawing as a hobby … major is political science.