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Peter O'Laughlin
Player Profile:
Peter O'Laughlin 1250164
Position: Goalkeeper
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 186
Year: Junior
Hometown: Carlsbad, Calif.
High School: Carlsbad
Experience: 2 Letters

Cal Success:

  • Served as Cal's second goalkeeper in 2015 and closed out his Cal career with a good season, appearing in 6 matches for the Golden Bears. 
  • Recorded 65 saves in only 25 quarters played for the Bears in 2015, averaging 10.40 saves per game. Also had a strong 5.60 goals against average.
  • Made eight saves in three periods against San Jose State on Sept. 19, then drew the start against the Spartans on Nov. 1 and made eight more saves.
  • Played in two matches as a sophomore in 2014, recording 11 saves for the season.
  • Played the fourth period against UC Davis on Sept. 13 and made three saves in a 17-7 Cal win. Made his next appearance on Sept. 28 against Chapman, made eight saves and recorded five steals in a 15-8 victory.
  • As a redshirt freshman in 2013 recorded six saves in three matches (19 minutes of action).
  • Redshirted during the 2012 season.

High School/National Team/Club Success:

  • A 6-foot-2 goalie from Carlsbad High School in Carlsbad, Calif., where he was a seventh-team All-American.
  • Was a member of the USA National Youth Team and also played for the OC Split Water Polo Club.
  • Was a member of a Carlsbad squad that won eight consecutive San Diego CIF championships and set a school record with 404 saves in 2012.


  • Majoring in sustainable environmental design
  • Parents are Mike and Jane O'Laughlin
  • Born June 18, 1993, in San Diego, Calif.


2013 - 6
2014 - 11
2015 - 65

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