Men's Water Polo's Blyashov Named Rookie of the Week

Men's Water Polo's Blyashov Named Rookie of the Week

Freshman Dennis Blyashov notched five goals and six assists at the Bruno Classic.

BRIDGEPORT, Pa. – Freshman Dennis Blyashov has been selected as the Northeast Water Polo Rookie Player of the Week. Blyashov was recognized after scoring five goals during No. 10 Harvard's opening weekend at the Bruno Classic. Blyashov finished the weekend with five goals, six assists and seven steals in four games.

Charlie Owens and Bruno Snow were named to the honor roll for Player of the Week and Defensive Player of the Week, respectively. Owens scored six goals against McKendree last Sunday, while Snow earned four steals against the Bearcats.

The Crimson split opening weekend, defeating McKendree and Wagner, but fell to No. 3 Stanford and No. 8 Pepperdine.

Harvard will return to the pool this weekend at the Princeton Invitational, taking on No. 17 George Washington, No. 16 Bucknell and Chapman.