Athletes in the News
On May 22, Max Schaum '14 was recognized with the 2017 Golden Eagle Scholar award for UCSB Water Polo presented by Coach, three-time Olympian and former National Team captain Wolf Wigo. The Golden Eagle honors the student-athlete from each program who has the highest cumulative grade point average and exhibits citizenship and integrity. Schaum accepted an invitation to train in Italy this summer with Associazione Nuotatori Brescia, one of the world's foremost professional teams. Ranked 6th Nationally, the defending conference champion UCSB Gauchos Men's water polo team hopes to make a run for the 2017 NCAA Championships.