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Spartans Take Down Santa Clara At Home

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Bence Szabo scored two goals and drew six exclusions to lead the No. 13 San José State men's water polo (4-5) team in their 12-7 win against No. 16 Santa Clara (9-8).

  • Mark Kis put the Spartans on the board a minute into the first quarter with an assist from Mateja Bosic. 
  • Five Spartans scored to give SJSU the 7-5 lead over the Broncos going into the half. 
  • Bosic won the sprint all four quarters to give SJSU starting possession of the ball.
  • Maro Tiozzo, Nikola Nikolic, Laszlo Szieben, Nikki Matheisen, Gal Haimovich, and Bosic also scored. 
  • Brendon Gyapjas was on fire recording 12 saves, one steal, and one assist on the afternoon. 
  • Connor Macmillan led the team in steals, tallying two. 
  • This is the first league match the Spartans have won since 2021. 

UP NEXT: The Spartans will face Air Force on October 14th at 12:00 p.m. at the Cadet Natatorium