LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. (Sept. 10, 2018) – Senior goalie Shaurya Gilani (Chicago, Ill. / Adlai Stevenson) has been named SCIAC men's water polo Defensive Player of the Week.
Gilani played between the posts and helped the Caltech men's water polo team get its first win of the season. The Beavers had a 9-8 triumph over Penn State Behrend at the Mercyhurst Laker Invitational in Erie, Pa. over the weekend where Gilani turned away 12 shots to keep his team on top. The senior registered a combined 32 stops during the four-game weekend.
Gilani and the Beavers will begin their SCIAC schedule against California Lutheran University on Wednesday, Sept. 19 at 7 p.m.