Brown's Svetozar Stefanovic Named October 26 Men's Varsity Northern Division Rookie of the Week
BRIDGEPORT, Pa. -- Brown University's Svetozar Stefanovic (Fr., Belgrade, Serbia/Russian Embassy) garnered his seventh weekly award from the Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) as he was named the October 26 Northern Division Rookie of the Week. The September 14 & 28 Player of the Week, the honor marks his fifth Rookie of the Week accolade after previously receiving the September 7, 21 and October 12 and 19 awards.
Last week, he appeared in all five Brown games with 13 goals, five steals, 13 ejections drawn and 10 steals as the Bears fell to No. 13-nationally ranked University of California-Davis (8-4 L), No. 15 United States Air Force Academy (9-8 L OT), No. 16 Santa Clara University (10-8 L), No. 20 California Baptist University (11-8 L), while defeating Fresno Pacific University (13-2 W) at the Santa Clara "Rodeo" Tournament in California.
In Brown's victory over Fresno Pacific, he posted a hat-trick with three goals and contributed four steals. He went on to notch another hat-trick in the Bears' loss to Air Force, while adding an assist, a steal and five ejections drawn as Bear nearly upset the Falcons. Versus Cal Baptist, he notched three goals with an assist, two steal and a pair of ejections drawn before combining for three goals, an assist, three steals and six ejections drawn against Santa Clara and UC-Davis.