UCSD M Water Polo BIO
10 Arman Momdzhyan

Triton Q&A (11/16/17)

ACWPC Division II Player of the Year ... ACWPC Division II All-America First TeamAll-WWPA First Team ... UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (10/9) ... WWPA Player of the Week (11/1, 10/11) ... Played in 21 games ... Second on the team with 54 goals and 60 total points ... Had six assists ... Led the team with 41 exclusions drawn ... Tallied 14 steals ... Finished the season with a team-best .491 shooting percentage ... Scored a career-high six goals in a victory over Fresno Pacific (9/14) ... Tallied five goals against UC Davis (9/23) ... Had five goals with two steals in a win against Loyola Marymount (10/6) ... Recorded four goals, one assist and one steal against Princeton (9/24).

ACWPC Division II Player of the Year ... ACWPC Division II All-America First Team ... All-WWPA First Team ... WWPA All-Tournament First Team ... WWPA Co-Player of the Week (9/14) ... Appeared in all 23 games ... Led the roster with 44 goals ... Compiled 10 assists and 10 steals ... Had a team-best 40 ejections drawn and five penalties drawn ... Tallied six hat tricks on the season ... Had a career-best five goals against Iona (9/8) and Johns Hopkins (9/10) ... Drew five ejections against Iona (9/8) ... Had six games with four or more goals ... Compiled four goals against Fresno Pacific in the first round or the WWPA Tournament (11/18) ... Tallied four goals in the WWPA Tournament Championship Game against UC Davis (11/20).

Team captain ... Two-time First Team All-Western State Conference (WSC), two-time All-California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) and two-time All-American ... Helped team to two straight WSC titles ... Compiled 258 goals, 146 steals and 143 assists in his two seasons.

A 2014 graduate of Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School in La Crescenta ... Played water polo from 2011-13 at Glendale High School ... Helped team to three Pacific League titles ... Team won 2013 CIF title ... Three-time All-Pacific League honoree and two-time Pacific League MVP ... Three-time All-CIF ... Compiled 451 career goals.

Born March 1 in Hollywood ... Parents are Petros and Luiza Momdzhyan ... Has an older brother named Gary ... Human development major at Muir College ... Has aspirations of becoming a physical therapist ... Hobbies include attending and watching sporting events, and swimming at the beach ... Roots for the Los Angeles Lakers and San Diego Padres ... Favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant ... Top movie is Superbad ... Listens to Beastie Boys, The Beatles and anything in the electronic dance music genre ... Loves sushi ... Recounts a story of once trying to vacuum his pool when he was younger and almost electrocuting himself, which he attributes to leading to his learning how to swim, and subsequently playing water polo.

Goals 6 vs. Fresno Pacific 9/14/17
Assists 3 vs. Cal Lutheran 9/15/16
Steals 2 Multiple Times (Last vs. Loyola Marymount 10/6/17) 9/30/16
Season G A Stl Ej Dr Shot % FB Ej
2016 44 10 10 40 .440 4 13
2017 54 6 14 41 .491 3 16
Totals 98 16 24 81 .465 7 29
Position: Utility
Height: 6'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Glendale, CA
High School: Anderson W. Clark Magnet HS
Other College: Los Angeles Valley College
College: Muir
Major: Human Development
Experience: 1 Letter
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