NCAA Water Polo Champions 2015
  Patrick Woepse
Patrick Woepse

Player Profile

Tustin, Calif.

High School:
Mater Dei

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 185



324 UCLA Student-Athletes Named to Fall Director's Honor Roll

Men's soccer player Joe Sofia leads the list with a 3.96 cumulative GPA

Is slated to redshirt the season.

High School
Three-year (2009-11) varsity water polo letterwinner at Mater Dei High School under head coach Chris Segesman...earned second team All-Trinity League his junior and senior seasons (2010-11) for the Monarchs...also earned third team All-CIF accolades in 2011...Mater Dei High School won three straight CIF Champions during his prep career (Division II in 2009 and Division I in 2010 and 2011)...the Monarchs were also three-time Trinity League Champions (2009-11) and went 31-0 in his senior season.

Full name: Patrick Daniel Woepse...born Aug. 10, 1993 in Orange, Calif...his parents are Gregory and Sharon Woepse...has two older brothers, Gregory and Michael, and one older sister, Elizabeth...comes from a long line of Bruins...his mother, Sharon, attended UCLA; his sister, Elizabeth, competed for the Bruin women in the pole vault from 2005-08; his brother, Gregory, won a Pac-10 pole vaulting champion in 2011 for the Bruins; his brother, Michael, is currently on the UCLA men's track and field team and was an NCAA runner-up in the pole vault in 2012...his father, Gregory, was a world class pole vaulter (18-7) and went to San Jose State...he competed with Regency Water Polo Club and won the U.S. Club Championships in 2011...says he chose UCLA because "I love the school"...lists surfing as one of his hobbies...lists winning the CIF title in 2010 (final score was 11-10) as his biggest athletic thrill to date...has yet to declare a major.