UCSD M Water Polo BIO
16 Brian Roach
Appeared in all 24 games as a two-meter defender ... Scored first goal as a Triton against UC Irvine at the NorCal Tournament ... Produced a season-high three goals against Princeton (9/29) ... Contributed 15 goals, nine assists, 16 steals, three field blocks and 19 ejections drawn.

Sat out the 2009 season due to NCAA transfer rules.

Appeared in 26 matches in 2008 at Cal ... Scored four goals with 14 steals, 11 ejections earned, six assists and two field blocks ... Had a team-high two goals in an MPSF match at Pepperdine ... Redshirted the 2007 season.

All-American and a first-team all-league pick as a senior at Soquel High School ... Also named to All-Central Coast Section (CCS) Second Team and to the CCS All-Star Team ... Runner-up for the Santa Cruz County Athlete of the Year ... Named league's Junior of the Year and was an all-league first-teamer ... Also earned All-CCS honorable mention ... Team won three straight league titles ... Played club for Lamorinda Water Polo ... An honor student.

Born Nov. 6, 1989 in San Diego ... Parents are Joe and Kathleen Roach, who both attended San Diego State ... Has three siblings: JP, Erin and Caitlin ... Caitlin plays soccer at the University of San Francisco ... Pursuing an MBA from UCSD's Rady School of Management ... Most memorable sports moment was training with the Croatian National Team in Zagreb as a member of the U.S. Youth National Team in 2006 ... Favorite athlete is Muhammad Ali ... Enjoys producing music, songwriting, surfing, skating and hanging out with friends and family ...Twice selected to the U.S. Youth National Team ... Won silver at the 2006 Pan-Pacific Games in Calgary.

Season G A Stl Pen Dr Ej Dr Shot % FB MA TO Ej Total
2012 15 9 16 0 19 .375 3 25 30 36 -2
Totals 15
9 16 0 19 .375 3 25 30 36 -2
Position: Two-Meter Defense
Height: 6'6"
Year: Senior
City/State: San Diego, CA
High School: Soquel HS
College: Rady School of Management
Major: Business Administration
Experience: Transfer
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