5 Conor Handley
Team also earns academic accolade with 2.830 GPA.
Navy has two players named All-American for fifth time in six years.
Handley and Wertz named to first team; Ray to second team.
Navy Water Polo vs. Princeton (Sept. 24, 2011)
Navy Water Polo Photo Gallery vs. Concordia, Calif. (9-4-11)
JUNIOR - 2010: Handley had an outstanding junior season, ranking second on the team in goals (44), assists (18), points (62) and shots (95) ... scored at least three points on 10 different occasions, including a six-point outburst (4 g, 2 a) in a 20-8 win over Queens ... scored at least one point in 24 of the 29 games he played in ... recorded hat tricks vs. Penn State-Behrend in the season opener and Mercyhurst in the Navy Labor Day Open, Santa Clara and Johns Hopkins in the CWPA Southern Division Tournament ... scored seven points (4 g, 3 a) in two games against NCAA Tournament teams, USC and St. Francis ... in three games in the CWPA Southern Division Tournament, Handley scored eight points (6 g, 2 a) ... in first 14 games of the year, Handley had 40 points (27 g, 13 a) ... in his last 10 appearances, Handley scored just 22 points (17 g, 5 a) ... tallied at least one point in the first 15 games of the season.
SOPHOMORE - 2009: Handley had a breakout sophomore season in 2009, ranking sixth on the team with 34 points (26 g, 8 a), while playing in 30-of-31 games with nine starts ... recorded four games of at least two goals in 2009 and netted first career hat trick during the year ... after a slow start, tallied 14 goals in the last 12 games after having just 12 in the first 19 contests ... tallied career-high three goals against no. 18-ranked Bucknell ... tallied two goals each in contests against fourth-ranked California and Gannon in the Navy Open ... netted a pair of big goals in a 12-10 victory over No. 14-ranked Air Force ... scored twice against Iona in the CWPA Eastern Quarterfinals ... scored one goal in 15 other games ... scored goals in 20 of 31 games during the year.
FRESHMAN - 2008: Handley played in three games, scoring a goal against Gannon.
PERSONAL: A 2008 graduate of Naperville North High School, Handley lettered four times in both water polo and swimming ... led team to a state runner-up finish in 2007 and a 30-6 record ... was an All-American in 2007, and earned all-state accolades three times ... was all-city four times ... was a seven-time All-American in swimming, all-state three years and all-city four times ... was the state runner-up in the 200-meter IM in 2008 ... served as the team captain in both sports ... Conor Fegan Handley ... son of Michael and Suann Handley ... born July 31, 1990, in Hinsdale, Ill. ... majoring in history.
# GO NAVY #