8 Ryan Higgins
8 Ryan Higgins
Height: 6-1
Weight: 175
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Orinda, Calif.
High School: Miramonte
Previous College: Pomona College
Position: ATT
Major: Economics, Environmental Studies

At Pomona-Pitzer: Completed his senior season on the Pomona-Pitzer Men's Water Polo team, where he was an attacker...2013: Second-team All-SCIAC selection...Earned ACWPC All-Academic Superior status...SCIAC All-Academic team...Scored 35 goals...Had the game-winning goal in sudden death overtime of a SCIAC quarterfinal win over Chapman, his third of the game...Had a season-high four goals in an overtime match against CMS...Tallied six goals in three SCIAC Tournament matches...Had three goals in an 11-9 road win over Cal Baptist and three goals in an 11-7 loss to No. 15 Santa Clara...Had a goal on opening day against No. 2 UCLA...2012: Second-team All-SCIAC selection...WWPA Player of the Week (Oct. 8)...Earned Superior Scholar All-America status from ACWPC...SCIAC All-Academic team...Earned Outstanding Scholar All-America status from ACWPC...Scored 42 goals on the year, ranking second on the team...Had two goals against No. 1 USC...Earned WWPA Player of the Week honors after 14 goals in a 4-1 week for the Sagehens, including five in the SCIAC opener against La Verne, matching the most for any player on the team all season...Followed that up with two goals, including the game-winner in the fourth quarter, of a 10-8 win over No. 19 Cal Baptist...Had four goals in a 12-10 win over Cal Lutheran...Scored team-high three goals in a 12-9 win over CMS to complete an 8-0 regular season in the SCIAC...2011: SCIAC All-Academic team...Earned Superior Scholar All-America status from AWPCA...Played in every match for the Sagehens...Scored a key goal in the final minute of the SCIAC Championship game, putting Pomona-Pitzer ahead 6-4 in a game that they would go on to win 7-4...High School: Attended Miramonte High School, where he was a member of the school's water polo team...Personal: Attending Pomona College, where he has a dual major in economics and environmental studies.