Jeff Tyrrell
Jeff Tyrrell

Player Profile

Granite Bay, Calif.

High School:
Granite Bay

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 220




AS A JUNIOR (2006): Scored the match-winning goal as time expired to give Cal a dramatic 7-6 victory over USC in the NCAA title match...earned third-team All-America honors and was honorable mention All-MSPF...had three goals during the MPSF Tournament, including the match-winner versus USC in the conference title match...was fourth on the team with 41 goals in 30 matches, and added 30 assists, eight steals, five ejections earned and five field blocks...was the Oct. 23 MPSF Co-Player of the Week...

AS A SOPHOMORE (2005): Scored 11 goals in 27 matches, including two goals against UC Irvine in the MPSF Tournament third-place match...also scored a goal against Stanford in the Bears' Big Splash MPSF All-Academic selection and the recipient of the Peter J. Cutino Award as the team's most improved player...

AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2004): Saw considerable playing time in first season of varsity action, scoring nine goals on the year...

HIGH SCHOOL/PERSONAL: As a senior at Granite Bay High School was an honorable mention All-American in water polo, and earned swimming All-America honors in the 200 and 500-yard freestyle...helped his water polo team to sectional titles in 2001 and the summer of 2006 trained with the United States National B Team along with teammate Zac Monsees...earned first-team All-America honors at the 2005 20-Under National Championship, helping the Lamorinda water polo club to a gold medal in Davis, Calif....was also a member of the Lamorinda team that captured a bronze medal at the Men's Senior Nationals in Davis...was a two-year member of the USA National Youth Team, traveling to Brazil in 2002 and Turkey and Italy in 2003 competed for the Lamorinda Water Polo Club, earning All-America honors and winning a bronze medal at the Junior Olympics, and a gold medal at the 20-Under Nationals...majoring in American studies...sister, Katie, swam at USC, and father, Stephen, swam and played water polo at USC...parents are Stephen and Laura Tyrrell...born July 14, 1985, in Mountain View, Calif.

2004	9
2005	11
2006	41
Total	61