Pepperdine Hosts No.1 USC Sunday in Regular Season Finale
Nine Waves Score Saturday Against the Eagles
Stephen Loomis and Colin Carroll both score five goals over the tournament.
Waves return a strong group of senior leaders including Spencer Hamby and Matt DeTrane.
Photos of the Waves' game against the #1 Tigers at Raleigh Runnels Memorial Pool.
PEPPERDINE 2013: Appeared in 17 out of 22 matches for the Waves as a sophomore ... Scored two goals.
PEPPERDINE 2012: Appeared in all 24 matches during first season in the pool ... Scored four goals.
PEPPERDINE 2011: Redshirted his true freshman season.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2011 graduate of Ventura (Calif.) High School ... Played three years of varsity water polo ... As a senior was named team MVP and All-Ventura County ... Scored 101 goals as a senior ... A three-time All-CIF and All-Channel League selection ... Team made Division I CIF postseason all three years ... Also lettered three years in basketball and swimming ... Led basketball team to CIF title as a senior and was named All-Channel League ... Holds record for 4x50m swim relay ... Honor roll student all four years.
CLUB: Played for Ventura Water Polo Club, Orange County Water Polo and Ventura County Premier.
PERSONAL: Born in Ventura, Calif. ... Son of Tia and Tim Tice ... Brother to Lindsey (16) and Whitney (13) Tice ... Cousin Greg Morris played water polo at Stanford ... Majoring in pre-business administration ... Enjoys water polo because of "the intensity, team camaraderie and that it takes true skill and physical conditioning to play." ... Chose to attend Pepperdine "Because it felt like the best fit."
FAVORITES: Michael Jordan (favorite pro athlete and sports hero) ... Los Angeles Lakers (favorite pro team) ... Braveheart (movie) ... The Bible (book) ... Workaholics (TV show) ... Reggie Watts (musical artist) ... basketball (sport other than water polo) ... Hobbies include playing basketball, relaxing with friends and going to the beach.