Thomas

Higginson

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Utility
Height: 6'0"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: San Diego, CA
High School: The Bishop's School
Major: Cognitive Science
Experience: 1 Letter

Bio

AS A JUNIOR IN 2016
Compiled 11 goals, 10 assists, and nine steals ... Drew six ejections ... Appeared in all 23 games ... Had two goals against Iona (9/8) ... Tallied two goals in the first round of the WWPA Tournament against Fresno Pacific (11/18). 

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2015
Did not play.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2014
WWPA All-Freshman Team ... Scored one goal and one assist against Cal Lutheran (9/6) ... Tallied one goal and one steal against UC Irvine (9/20) ... Recorded one goal, one steal and one ejection drawn against UCLA (10/11) ... Grabbed a career-high two steals in the WWPA Championship game against Loyola Marymount (11/23).

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2014 graduate of The Bishop’s School in La Jolla ... Water polo team qualified for CIF San Diego Section championships three times ... All-CIF First Team honoree ... Also participated in tennis and swimming for the Knights ... Competed for San Diego Shores Water Polo Club and Carlsbad Water Polo Club.

PERSONAL
Born July 13 in Poway ... Parents are Craig and Candelaria Higginson ... Has two older brothers named Jonathan and David ... David is a senior in the UCSD water polo program in 2014 ... Winning the WWPA Championship in 2014 is his favorite moment in water polo ... The Tritons' annual home game against LMU and watching UCSD tennis are his favorite moments at UCSD ... Is a cognitive science major at Revelle College ... Interested in entering the technology field after graduating from UCSD, either in utilizing new technologies to better understand and map the brain or perhaps as a software developer ... Favorite movie is Up ... Cheers for UCSD tennis.

GAME HIGHS
Goals 2 Multiple Times -
Assists 1 Multiple Times -
Steals 2 Multiple Times -
Ej. Drawn 2 Multiple Times -
CAREER STATISTICS
Season G A Stl Pen Dr Ej Dr Shot % FB MA TO Ej Total
2014 5 3 8 0 6 .455 2 6 9 6 9
2016 11 10 9 0 6 .440 6 14 6 11 54
Totals 16 13 17 0 12 .444 8 20 15 17 63
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Tritons Men's Water Polo's NCAA Postgame Presser
Tritons Counting Down to Game Time
With Win, Tritons in "The Show"