Bryce McLain
Bryce  McLain

Costa Mesa, Calif.

High School:
Newport Beach HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200




Pepperdine Water Polo (Jeff Golden Photography)

Photos snapped by Jeff Golden during Pepperdine's season home finale vs. Cal.


Pepperdine Water Polo (Bob Krystofik Photography)

Photos taken by Bob Krystofik during Pepperdine's games at Long Beach and vs. Cal at home.


Pepperdine Water Polo (Zac Prange Photography)

Photographs from Pepperdine's home game vs. Loyola Marymount on Sept. 11.


Pepperdine Water Polo (Bill Farnan Photography)

Photos taken by Bill Farnan during Pepperdine's games vs. Long Beach and Redlands at the 2010 SoCal Tournament.


Pepperdine Water Polo (Bob Krystofik Photography)

Photos taken by Bob Krystofik during Pepperdine's doubleheader vs. USC and Fresno Pacific.

CAREER: Over the course of four seasons, has made 187 saves.

PEPPERDINE 2010: Appeared in 13 games during his final year as a Wave ... Made 73 saves ... Registered a 9.88 GAA and stole 15 passes ... Stopped a season and team high 17 shots in Pepperdine's 8-7 sudden victory over Loyola Marymount at the NorCal Tournament ... Made three saves in limited action during Pepperdine's 7-5 overtime win at UC Davis.

PEPPERDINE 2009: Saw the second-most action of Pepperdine's goalkeepers as a junior and posted 51 saves.

PEPPERDINE 2008: Appeared in six games as a sophomore and made 26 saves.

PEPPERDINE 2007: Served as a backup goalkeeper as a freshman ... Made 38 saves in five games.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Newport Harbor High School, located in Newport Beach, Calif., in 2007 ... Played on the varsity water polo team for three years ... As a senior, was an All-American, All-CIF Southern Section Division I first team, all-county first team and Sunset League MVP ... Tabbed All-CIF second team as a junior ... Team won league titles in 2005 and 2006 and was a CIF finalist in 2005 ... Made the honor roll.

CLUB: Played on the National Cadet Team from 2004-05 ... Member of the Newport Water Polo Foundation.

PERSONAL: Born in Newport Beach, Calif. ... Son of Ken and Lynn McLain ... Brother of Brandon, Nathan and Evan ... Brother Brandon played water polo for Golden West and won two state championships ... All four of the brothers were goalies at Newport Harbor High School ... Majoring in psychology ... Chose Pepperdine for the "campus, the water polo team and the strong science program."

FAVORITES: Hobbies are playing the guitar, skateboarding and playing video games ... Favorite movie is A Night at the Roxbury ... Favorite pro sports team is the New England Patriots ... Favorite pro athlete is Tom Brady ... Favorite book is 1984 ... Favorite television show is The Office ... Loves water polo because "it's not as common as other sports and it takes a lot of time and hard work to master it."

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