Senior co-captain scored four goals versus UC Davis
The Falcons take on top-ranked USC in the opening round of the National Collegiate Men's Water Polo Championship.
The Falcons face St. Francis Brooklyn in the third-place game of the National Collegiate Men's Water Polo Championship.
The Falcons earn a 15-11 conference victory over the Aggies.
In their home opener, the Falcons cruises to a 14-9 conference victory over the Broncos.
The Falcons host the Blue/Silver Scrimmage during Parents' Weekend.
Team co-captain for 2012 season ...
2011: Played in all 28 games, starting 23 ... notched 18 goals and nine assists ... also ranked second on the team in steals with 25.
2010: Did not compete.
2009: Earned a varsity letter ... recorded five goals and two assists on the season ... posted a 71.4 shot percentage ... also registered four steals.
High School: Lettered four years in water polo ... played in state championship game in senior season ... team MVP ... named Central Florida Player of the Year in 2009 ... recorded 129 goals, 47 assists, 74 steals and 32 drawn ejections in senior season ... named outstanding offensive player in 2008 ... an all-conference, All-Central Florida and All-America honoree ... also earned four varsity letters in swimming.
Personal: Member of cadet squadron 8 ... son of Louis and Mary Rajchel ... brother, Brett, played water polo at the Naval Academy ... majoring in behavioral sciences ... plans a career in acquisitions following graduation ... hobbies include racquetball, listening to music and anything physical ... plans to major in biology ... favorite food is a Chipotle burrito ... favorite music is anything by Bob Marley ... favorite quote: "I firmly believe that any man's finest hour, the greatest fulfillment of all that he holds dear, is that moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle--victorious." -Vince Lombardi.