NCAA Water Polo Champions 2015
UCLA Men's Water Polo BIO
Paul Pickell
Player Profile:
Paul Pickell 1263970
Position: Attacker
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 205
Year: Senior
Hometown: Santa Ana, Calif.
High School: Foothill
Experience: 3 Letters

Played in 27 games, making two starts...scored eight goals on 18 attempts, converting at a 44 percent rate...also registered 12 steals, 11 assists and five field blocks...earned MPSF All-Academic Team honors...scored a career-high three goals in UCLA's season-opening win over Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (Sept. 3)...had one goal in the Bruins' 6-5 semifinal win over California in the MPSF Tournament (Nov. 26).

Played in nine games, making two starts...scored two goals on seven attempts...also totaled four blocks, four steals and two assists...scored his first collegiate goal in a non-conference victory against Chapman (Oct. 17)...also had one goal in a non-conference win over Air Force (Nov. 8).


High School
Four-year varsity water polo letterwinner under head coach Jim Brumm at Foothill High School...was a three-time first-team All-CIF Southern Section Division I selection (2006-08)...served as team captain his senior season, scoring a team-high 98 goals and collecting 69 steals...captured first-team All-Southern California and California All-America accolades as a senior...helped lead Foothill to the 2008 CIF Southern Section championship...named a first-team All-County boys' water polo selection in 2008 by the Orange County Register...secured first-team All-Sea View League honors as a junior (2007) and senior (2008)...earned third-team California-Hawaii All-America honors as a junior and fifth-team accolades as a sophomore (2006).

Full name: Paul Sanborn Pickell...born June 15, 1990 in Long Beach, Calif...Paul is the third of Stephen and Shelley Pickell's four sons...has three brothers - Blake, Nick and Cooper...undeclared major.

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