No. 12 Men’s Water Polo Looks to Remain Undefeated at Princeton Invite

Gabe Putnam Action Shot
Photo Credit: Gil Talbot

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard men's water polo team will travel to Princeton, N.J. to take part in the Princeton Invite, Sept. 14-15. The No. 12 Crimson will face No. 9 UC San Diego at 4:45 p.m. on the 14th and Navy and Fordham at 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. on the 15th, respectively.

How to Follow
Twitter: @HarvardH2OPolo
Where: Denunzio Pool, Princeton, N.J.

What to Know 

  • Harvard is currently 2-0 on the season after defeating both Cal Lutheran and McKendree at the Bruno Classic on Sept. 8.
  • Sophomore Noah Hodge led the Crimson with ten saves on the day.
  • Junior Dennis Blyashov and sophomore Alex Tsotadze scored eight goals between both contests.
  • The series between Harvard and UC San Diego is tied 1-1, with Harvard winning the last match, 12-10, in 2016.
  • The Crimson has won the last three matchups against Navy and the last ten matchups against Fordham.

Next Up
The Crimson will travel to Lewisburg, Pa. for the Bucknell Invite Sept. 21-22. There, Harvard will see action against No. 15 George Washington, John Hopkins, Mercyhurst and Salem International.