U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. – Air Force senior Riley Thomas was named the Western Water Polo Association Player of the Week.
Thomas scored a season-high seven goals against No. 10 UC Davis, Sept. 30, at Academy’s Cadet Natatorium. The seven goals are the second most of his career. Despite missing two games early in the season, Thomas leads the team with 17 goals and 24 points.
Air Force (2-9, 0-1 WWPA) travels to Claremont, Calif., for three non-conference games in the Gary Troyer Tournament. The Falcons face Navy and Pomona-Pitzer College on Friday, Oct. 6. The Navy game starts at 10:30 am PT while the Pomona game starts at 7:15 pm PT. The Falcons then play Claremont-Mudd-Scripps on Saturday, Oct. 7, at 11:45 am PT.