No. 4 Cal men's water polo team went 2-0 during the first day of the Triton Invitational, defeating host UC San Diego, 13-10, after dominating Redlands, 21-3, earlier in the day.
Led by senior captain Collin Smith's four goals, the No. 4-ranked California men's water polo team opened the 2013 season with a dominating 21-3 victory over Redlands Saturday at the Triton Invite.
Bear Bites: The 2013 California squad, featuring 2012 first-team All-American Collin Smith and 2012 Olympian Aleksa Saponjic, opens the 2013 season Sept. 7-8 at the Triton Invitational in San Diego.
Men's Water Polo Opens Practice For 2013 Season
The Cal men's water polo team, returning five All-Americans, has been tabbed to finish fourth in the 2013 MPSF Preseason Coaches' Poll.
For senior water polo player Marin Balarin, the old adage "hard work plays off" certainly rings true in the summation of his career at Cal as he earned the 2013 Jake Gimbel Prize.