2018-19 Men's Water Polo News

  • Hertel earns SCIAC Defensive Athlete of the Week 
    October 15, 2018
    ORANGE, Calif. - Junior goalkeeper Wesley Hertel was awarded the SCIAC Defensive Athlete of the Week after leading the Panthers to a 2-0 week in which they beat Cal Lutheran and Caltech. 
  • Fast start keys big victory for men's water polo
    October 10, 2018
    After jumping out to a 5-0 start, the Chapman University men’s water polo team led from wire-to-wire in a 19-11 win over visiting Cal Lutheran. Junior Vasil Halchev scored five goals to lead the high-scoring Panthers (6-14, 2-3 SCIAC).
  • Late comeback falls just shy for men’s water polo
    October 03, 2018
    ORANGE, Calif. – The Chapman University men’s water polo team rallied late in the fourth quarter to surge for a comeback but fell short to the visiting Redlands Bulldogs 9-8. The Panthers (3-12, 1-3 SCIAC) were led in goal by junior Wesley Hertel, who posted 12 saves in the close match.
  • Ten Panthers score in dominant SCIAC win
    September 26, 2018
    ORANGE, Calif. – The Chapman University men’s water polo team put up a dominant performance as they rolled past Occidental 21-11 in its 2018 home opener. Ten different Panthers scored, but sophomore Hunter Ramaekers led the way with four goals.
  • Chapman men’s water polo preview
    August 31, 2018
    The Chapman men’s water polo team enters the 2018 season with youth on their side. After graduating six key seniors last year, the Panthers welcome 10 newcomers to the talented squad.