4 Brendan McElroy
4 Brendan McElroy
Birth Date: 11/27/1991
Height: 6-1
Weight: 200
Year: Senior
Hometown: Santa Barbara, Calif.
High School: Santa Barbara HS
Position: Utility


2013: Played in only three games last season... Had one assist and one steal.

2012: Played in 27 games for the Gauchos...Scored 20 goals...Tallied 19 assists, 14 steals, and five field blocks...Drew 11 ejections...Had a season-best five-game scoring streak from Oct. 20 through Nov. 10...Scored multiple goals on four occasions.

2011: Scored three goals for the Gauchos…Tallied two steals and one assist…Scored a season-high two goals against La Verne (Sept. 3) and had a season-best two-game scoring streak also on Sept 3.

2010: Redshirted.

Attended Santa Barbara High School where he played water polo for coach Mark Walsh...Was a three-time All-Channel League selection and a two-time All-CIF Division I pick...Led the Dons for assists during his sophomore and junior...Served as the team captain during his senior year...His final season at Santa Barbara he led the team for scoring, assists, field blocks and steals...The Dons advanced to the CIF Division I semifinals and the finals of the Masters Tournament during his junior campaign...Was also a three-year varsity letterwinner in swimming...Graduated from Santa Barbara High's Multi-Media Arts and Design Academy.

Played for Santa Barbara Water Polo Club...Captured the silver medal at the Florida International Tournament as a 16 and under.

Brendan Michael Kerwin McElroy was born in Santa Barbara, Calif. on Nov. 27, 1991...Parents are Patrick McElroy and Bonnie Kerwin...Has an older sister, Darcy, and a younger brother, Duffy...Has yet to declare a major at UCSB...Hobbies include playing basketball, hiking and the occasional salsa dancing...Enjoys Guy Ritchie films...Names The Rolling Stones as his favorite band...Says "Angels and Demons" by Dan Brown is his favorite book.