Erik Whyte
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    Erik Whyte

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Irvine, Calif.

    High School:
    University

    Height / Weight:
    5-10 / 163

    Position:
    Driver

    2013: Earned a JV letter ... played in one game.

    High School: Earned four varsity letters for water polo ... two-time team captain ... recipient of Hardest Worker Award in 2012 and Coaches Award in 2011 ... first-team all-city and all-league and third-team All-CIF in 2011 ... second-team All-Pacific Coast League in 2012 ... played for the Socal Water Polo club team ... National Junior Olympic 16U All-American in 2011 ... third-place at 16U Junior Olympics (2011) ... first-place at 18U US Club Championships (2012) ... placed fifth at 18U Junior Olympics in 2012 ... also lettered four years in swimming.

    Personal: Member of cadet squadron 22 ... son of Keith and Jennifer Whyte ... plans to major in management ... would like to become a pilot after graduation ... hobbies include surfing, snowboarding and fishing ... favorite quote: "All men are created equal, some work harder in preseason." -Emmitt Smith.

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