1A Riad Hallal
1A Riad Hallal
Height: 6-2
Weight: 205
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Coronado, Calif.
High School: Coronado
Position: GK

2017: Earned NWPC Rookie of the Week five times (Sept. 14, Oct. 11, Oct. 25, Nov. 2, Nov. 14) … Gained NWPC Defensive Player of the Week twice (Sept. 6, Nov. 14) … Tallied 221 saves, 11 assists, and 18 steals on the year … Recorded a .547 save percentage … Made double-figure saves in each of 11 games … Stopped a season-high 15 shots vs. Princeton (Oct. 29) … Turned aside 13 shots vs. Fordham (Sept. 10) and vs. MIT (Nov. 17) in the NWPC Championship.

Before Brown: Earned All-America CA/HI honors as a junior and senior … Garnered First Team All-CIF in 2015 and 2016 … Earned team’s Defensive MVP honors in 2015 and 2016 … Won Most Valuable Goalie honors at the 2015 AFC Tournament … Recorded a .560 save percentage as a junior … Played for head coaches Randall Burgess and Sean Castillo … Competed on the club level for Coronado Aquatics Club, Del Mar Water Polo Club, and Pacific Southwest Regional ODP … An AP Scholar with Distinction … Gained the USA Water Polo Outstanding Academic Award twice.

Personal: Riad is the son of Melinda and Toufic Hallal … Has one younger sibling, Elias … Born on November 10, 1998 … Plans to concentrate in Engineering.

Career Stats:
Year SV GA SV% AST STL
2017 221 183 .547 11 18
Totals 221 183 .547 11 18