Men's Water Polo Athletes of the Week: September 9, 2019

Men's Water Polo Athletes of the Week: September 9, 2019

Offensive Athlete of the Week

Name: Steven Csaposs
School: Caltech
Year: Junior
Position: Center
Hometown: Davis, Calif.

Steven Csaposs helped Caltech secure three wins on the opening weekend as the Beavers defeated Cypress, 13-10, Santa Monica, 19-4, and Fullerton, 13-11. Csaposs logged 12 goals in the three games, including a combined nine in the wins over Santa Monica and Fullerton. 

Defensive Athlete of the Week

Name: Murat Ersoz
School: Whittier
Year: Senior
Position: Goalkeeper
Hometown: Istanbul, Turkey 

Whittier's Murat Ersoz was stellar in net for the Poets during a 2-2 week at the UCSD Invite. Ersoz finished the four-game stretch with 37 saves, three steals and two assists. Against Chapman, he made 14 stops, notched 11 saves against Loyola Marymount, secured 10 against Concordia (Calif.), and added a pair of saves against California.