|Hometown:||Newport Beach, Calif.|
|High School:||Corona del Mar HS|
Is slated to redshirt the season.
Three-year varsity water polo (2010-12) letterwinner at Corona del Mar High School under head coach Barry O’Dea … Corona del Mar won the Pacific Coast every season he played … helped lead Corona del Mar to the finals of the 2011 CIF D-II Championship (lost 7-6 to Long Beach Wilson) and to the semifinals of the 2012 CIF D-I Championship (lost 18-9 to eventual champion Mater Dei) … in 2012, he scored two goals, including the eventual game-winning goal (4:05 left) in a 7-6 win over Newport Harbor in the CIF quarterfinals.
Full name: Armen Nikolas Mavusi … born Feb. 23, 1995 in Newport Beach, Calif. … his parents are Tony and Silva Mavusi … has one younger brother, Haig, and one younger sister, Alinn … competed with CDM Grey water polo club out of Corona del Mar, Calif. … says he chose to attend UCLA because “I have always been a UCLA fan” … lists the Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant as the athlete he most admires … says his biggest thrill so far in his athletic career is, “winning the Pan Pacific Games in New Zealand in 2012” … has yet to declare a major.