The Bruins advance to tomorrow's NCAA title game against No. 1 USC at 3:12 p.m.
Played in 12 matches...scored three goals on 12 attempts...registered four steals, three blocks, two earned exclusions and one assist...tallied his first career goal in UCLA's 21-4 win over Air Force at the NorCal Tournament (Sept. 17).
Four-year varsity water polo and three-year varsity swimming letterwinner at Cathedral Catholic High School under head coaches Brett Ormsby and Jeff Owen, respectively...secured first-team All-CIF San Diego Section honors as a senior in 2009 and second-team acclaim as a junior in 2008...guided Cathedral Catholic to the CIF San Diego Section title as a senior...named a first-team California-Hawaii All-America honoree as a senior, serving as Cathedral Catholic's team captain that season...also earned San Diego Union Tribune All-Academic Team acclaim as a senior...named a second-team All-Western League honoree as a junior, helping lead Cathedral Catholic to the CIF San Diego Section Division II semifinals that fall.
Competed for Del Mar Water Polo Club...helped lead the club team to the championship at the Winterfest Tournament in Los Alamitos, Calif...traveled to Europe (Croatia and Italy) with the club team.
Full name: Chris Conrad Fahlsing...born Feb. 11, 1992 in San Diego, Calif...Chris is the oldest of John and Deborah Hilinski's six children...has three younger brothers and two sisters - one older, one younger...undeclared major...intends to study biology.