Kearney, Lenihan, Wurtz and DeFontes Earn CWPA Varsity Scholar-Athlete Team Accolades
Four Fordham Water Polo Players Earn All-Academic Awards
345 Student-Athletes Recognized for Academic Excellence
DeFontes, Barron, and Allen Each Net Two Goals in Fordham's Season Finale
Rams Fall to Harvard and Rebound to Defeat Connecticut College
2012: One of four freshmen to appear in all 27 games for the Rams... Finished second on the squad in overall scoring with 52 points... Tied for second in goals (28) and tied for the team lead with 24 assists... Added 14 steals and seven blocks... Scored three goals and two assists versus George Washington (9/9)... Netted his second three-goal game against Toronto (9/16)... Dished out three assists to go with a block versus Mt. San Antonio (10/4)... Had two goals and an assist against Cal-Baptist (10/4)... Scored the game-winning goal in overtime against La Verne (10/5)... Posted a goal, two steals, and two blocks against Pomona-Pitzer (10/6)... Notched two goals and two steals at #14 St. Francis (NY) (10/21)... Posted two goals and two assists in both match-ups against Iona (10/24 & 11/4)... Named to the ACWPC All-Academic Team and the CWPA Scholar-Athlete Team.
Before Fordham: Varsity swimmer and water polo player at Foothill High School in Santa Ana, California... Served as team captain of both squads... Earned First Team All-CIF for Southern Section Water Polo and First Team All-Century League... Named team MVP and was an All-American Award winner in 2011... Played club for SoCal Water Polo... Named Academic All-American with Honors and a National Merit Scholar... Member of the National Society of High School Scholars... Received AP Scholar and Scholar-Athlete Awards.
Major: Has yet to decide on a major.