NCAA Water Polo Champions 2015
  Josh Hewko
Josh Hewko

Player Profile

San Clemente, CA

High School:
San Clemente

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 165



2003 -- Finished third on the team with both 23 goals and 14 assists... Played in all 27 contests while starting 15 of them... Raised his career scoring percentage by 11 points... Scored two goals in four consecutive games from Nov. 2-9.

2002 -- Appeared in 20 of the team's 23 matches, starting seven ... Tied for fourth on the team with 14 goals ... Posted his first collegiate multi-goal match on September 14 in UCLA's 7-6 victory over Navy in the So Cal Tournament ... Ranked third among Bruins with eight assists ... Registered eight steals and two field saves.

2001 -- Played in 18 games, starting one ... Scored first collegiate goal in 15-5 win over Pacific (Sept. 29) ... Added three assists ... Recorded one steal and one field save.

High School -- Four-year letterwinner in water polo and swimming at San Clemente High School in San Clemente under coach Marc Parker ... Three-time All-American and All-CIF Southern Section selection ... Won South Coast League MVP award in senior season and was all-league each of his four years ... Swam freestyle events for the Tritons and also wrestled in the 130-pound class for one season ... Was a Junior Olympic All-American and led his club team, SoCal, to a national JO title.

Personal -- Full Name: Joshua Hewko ... Born July 27, 1982 in Huntington Beach ... Admires Australian Olympic swimmer Ian Thorpe "due to his Thorpedo speed" ... Chose to attend UCLA because of the school's balance in academics, sports, and social life ... Hobbies include surfing, beachbumming, and basketball.

Hewko's Career Stats