Navy defeated Chapman (W, 16-12) and fell to No. 19 Pomona-Pitzer (L, 6-12).
Francis Kim notched 12 saves, while the Navy defense made 10 steals against No. 17 Bucknell.
Six different players scored at least one goal in the match for Navy.
Senior captain Matt Skowronski paced the team with four goals on the day.
Matt Skowronski was selected as the 2017 water polo captain.
2016 (Junior): Played in 22 games, scoring four goals with six assists for 10 points, while adding 10 steals on defense … Tallied a season-high two points three times against Caltech (2a), William & Jefferson (1g, 1a), and Wagner (1g, 1a) … Scored first collegiate goal against LaSalle in the Navy Open … Also scored goals against Brown, William & Jefferson, and Wagner … Had season-high two assists vs. Caltech, while adding helpers against William & Jefferson, Bucknell, Johns Hopkins, and Wagner.
2015 (Sophomore): One of the Mids’ leading substitute options off the bench, appearing in 19 games … Recorded three assists on offense and nine steals on defense … Notched first career point against George Washington on Oct. 18 … Also tallied helpers versus Princeton and Washington & Jefferson.
2014 (Freshman): Sidelined with an injury … Served as a member of the team in a managerial.
High School / Personal: Graduated from Norcross High School in 2014 after completing an All-State caliber career … Member of the school’s club water polo team … Honored on Georgia’s All-State team in 2011, 2012, and 2013 … Served as team captain during its 2013 run to the Georgia High School State Championship … Earned four varsity letters as a sprint freestyle swimmer and finished in third place at the State Championship as part of Norcross’ 200-free relay team in 2014 … Son of Susan Bagent … Brother, Sean (’13), was a four-year member of the swim team at USNA (2009-13).