Nic Porter

Cal Edges USC 13-12 to Win 2021 NCAA Men’s Water Polo Tournament

All-tournament MVP Nikos Papanikolaou and the Cal Bears defeated USC 13-12 on Sunday to win their 15th NCAA championship.

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Undefeated No. 1 USC Men’s Water Polo Tops Pacific 16-9

Ten Trojans had scored by the close of the third, with Hannes Daube and Wyatt Barker both holding hat tricks on the day. Carson Kranz (pictured) added two.

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USC Men Sweep MPSF Water Polo Awards In Week One

Nic Porter has been named the MPSF Player of the Week and Carson Kranz is the conference’s Newcomer of the Week.

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#1 Stanford, #5 Pacific Advance to NCAA Men’s Water Polo Championship Match

#1 Stanford defeated #2 USC 15-14 on a golden goal to claim its spot in Sunday’s championship match, while #5 Pacific edged #4 Pepperdine 17-13.

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#2 USC, #4 Pepperdine Advance to NCAA Semifinals with Thursday Victories

#2 USC and #4 Pepperdine punched their tickets to the NCAA Men’s Water Polo Championships semifinals with victories in Stockton, California, on Thursday.

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Bucknell, USC Each Earn Two Week 9 Conference Honors

Bucknell’s Rade Joksimovic and Andu Vlasceanu garnered MAWPC accolades, while USC’s Nic Porter and Marcus Longston were honored by the MPSF.

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#7 USC Knocks Off #1 Stanford 9-8 Among 2 Top 10 Upsets on Water Polo Week 9

NCAA champion USC, ranked #7, knocked off #1 Stanford 9-8 Saturday in both teams’ MPSF opener, while #8 Cal defeated #6 Long Beach State 11-10 in overtime.

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