Navy hosts Iona and Penn State-Behrend at the Navy Open, Sept. 7. Photos by Phil Hoffmann.
SOPHOMORE - 2012: Patterson had a strong sophomore campaign, tallying 50 points on 35 goals and 15 assists ... his 35 goals ranked fourth on the squad, while his 50 points were fifth ... added 93 shots (second on team) and 30 steals (fifth) ... scored a career-high six points (4 g, 2 a) in a win over Washington & Jefferson ... netted a career-high five goals in the CWPA Eastern Championships against MIT ... contributed five points against Bucknell (4 g, 1 a) and Fordham (3 g, 2 a) ... tallied four points on four goals in a win over George Washington ... also scored four points (2 g, 2 a) in a win over Connecticut College and secured first career hat trick in a win over Iona during the Navy Open ... had eight games of at least three points.
FRESHMAN - 2011: Patterson overcame injuries to appear in five games, scoring six points (3 g, 3 a) ... tallied a career-high three points (1 g, 2 a) versus Notre Dame (Ohio) in the CWPA Southern Division Tournament ... scored two points (1 g, 1 a) in a win over MIT ... scored a goal against Salem International.
PERSONAL: Patterson lettered three times in water polo and four times in swimming at El Modena High School, before graduating in 2011 ... was named team MVP, All-County, All-CIF and All-American in water polo in 2009 ... was a member of the Key Club in high school ... son of Michael Patterson ... sister, Jorja, played water polo at Arizona State ... majoring in mechanical engineering.