Brian Bacharach
Brian Bacharach

Player Profile

Alamo, Calif.

High School:
De La Salle

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200




One of the Bears' team captains for the second consecutive season...enters the 2006 campaign with 95 career goals...

AS A JUNIOR (2005): Was third on the team with 29 goals, including two goals in Cal's 13-12 overtime win over UCLA in the first round of the MPSF Tournament...was the Bears' leading scorer in five matches...scored three goals in a 8-6 win over UC San Diego in the SoCal Open...was MPSF All-Academic and the recipient of the Cal Scholar-Athlete Award...

AS A SOPHOMORE (2004): Was second on the team with 48 goals...led the Bears in scoring in seven matches, including three goals in Cal's MPSF Tournament victory over UC Santa Barbara...tallied two goals in the Bears' Big Splash victory over Stanford and knocked in the winning goal in Cal's 10-9 win over eventual NCAA champion UCLA at the SoCal Invitational...was the Sept. 5 MPSF Player of the Week after scoring 12 goals in four matches at the Navy Open...was selected MPSF All-Academic...

AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2003): Scored 18 goals, including goals against Long Beach State and UCLA in the MPSF Tournament...tallied a team-high three goals in the season-opener at Pacific...also had a team-high two goals versus Pacific at the SoCal Invitational...was a AWPCA All-Academic selection (Excellent Class) and MPSF All-Academic pick...

HIGH SCHOOL/PERSONAL: At De La Salle High School was a two-time high school All-American in water polo...was also a three-time first-team North Coast Section selection, as well as North Coast Section MVP and Junior Olympic All-American in 2001...helped his team to North Coast Section titles in 2000 and 2001, and a Junior Olympic championship in 2000...led his high school in scoring three consecutive years, tallying over 300 goals...competed on the varsity swim team for four years, earning All-America honors...was a member of the Maccabiah team in 2000 and was a 2003 Senior Nationals the summer of 2005 earned first-team All-America honors as a member of the Lamorinda Water Polo Club team that won a bronze medal at the Senior Nationals...was also the leading tournament scorer with 20 goals and helped the United States to a silver medal at the Maccabiah Games in Netanya,, Kevin, is a senior water polo player at UC Davis...grandfather, Mel Bacharach, attended Cal...majoring in psychology...parents are Craig and Sheryl Bacharach...born November 28, 1983, in Walnut Creek, Calif.

2003	18
2004	48
2005	29
Total	95