Lee Named MAWPC Rookie of the Week
ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Navy water polo freshman Bobby Lee (Santa Ana, Calif.) was selected as the Mid-Atlantic Water Polo Conference Rookie of the Week as announced by the league office on Wednesday afternoon. Lee recorded seven points, including six goals, to help Navy to a 2-2 finish at the Gary Troyer Memorial Tournament in Claremont, Calif. this past weekend.
Lee’s breakout performance came in a 16-12 victory over Chapman, where he scored a team-high four goals en route to the victory. He also scored a goal against Air Force and a goal in the tournament finale against No. 19 Pomona-Pitzer. Lee also provided an assist in the Midshipmen’s 15-9 victory over La Verne to finish the tournament with seven points.
Lee leads the Midshipmen on the season with 21 goals as a freshman.
Navy returns to action on Saturday, Oct. 21, as the Mids play a pair of road games against George Washington and Johns Hopkins. The Mids open the day in Washington, D.C. to take on the Colonials at noon before heading to Baltimore for a 6:00 p.m. game with the Blue Jays.