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#8 Bret Bonanni
Position: Driver
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 200
Year: Junior
Hometown: Huntington Beach, CA
High School: Mater Dei
Major: Undeclared

USA Water Polo:
-Played with U.S. Junior National Team that took fifth at FINA Junior World Championship in Hungary in Aug. 2013
-Helped U.S. Senior National Team to fourth-place finish at FINA World League Super Final in Russia in June 2013
-Made U.S. Senior National Team debut at UANA World Aquatic Championship Qualification Tournament Jan. 30-Feb. 3, 2013
-Pcored four goals to help U.S. to silver medal and qualification for FINA World Championship
-Played for the U.S. Junior National Team at the 2011 Junior World Championship in Volos, Greece

2013:
-Earned spot on All-MPSF Second Team
-Led team with 97 goals
-Had 20 hat tricks among his 25 multi-goal games
-Opened year by scoring 19 goals over four games at Bruno Fall Classic (9/7-8)
-Scored at least four goals in first six games of the season and nine of the first 10
-Scored 14 goals at the NorCal Invitational, including four in both a second-round win over Pacific (9/21) and a third-place game win over California (9/22)
-Netted six goals in win over Santa Clara (10/5)
-Scored five times in third-place game loss to Pacific at UCI Invitational (10/13)
-Had a hat trick in win over UCLA (10/19)
-Scored four times in MPSF win over UC Irvine (11/8)
-Added a hat trick in 17-16 overtime win at USC (11/16)
-Put in four goals in Big Splash win over California (11/23)
-Had three hat tricks and 11 goals total in Stanford's run to the MPSF Tournament title game (11/29-12/1)
-Was named to All-Tournament Team
-Scored eight goals at the NCAA Championship, including five against St. Francis Brooklyn (12/8)
-Was named to All-Tournament First Team

2012:
-Named to ACWPC All-America Second Team
-Earned MPSF Newcomer of the Year and spot on All-MPSF First Team
-Named to ACWPC All-Academic List
-Scored team-high 73 goals
-Posted 12 hat tricks
-Scored an MPSF record-tying nine goals in win over Air Force (10/21)
-Scored 10 goals over Stanford's third-place finish at NorCal Invitational (9/15-16)
-Scored nine times at SoCal Tournament
-Posted hat tricks in wins at UCSB (10/13) and Pepperdine (10/14)
-Scored 14 goals over wins at the Rodeo Tournament (10/21); five against Bucknell, nine against Air Force
-Netted eight goals in home win over UC Irvine (10/27)
-Scored four goals against Long Beach State (10/28), six at UC Davis (11/3) and four at Santa Clara (11/4) to wrap a six-game stretch from Oct. 21-Nov. 4 in which he scored 36 goals
-Scored six goals at MPSF Championship as Stanford finished fourth


High School:
-A 2012 graduate of Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana, Calif.
-Four-year letterwinner in water polo
-Captained the team as a junior and senior
-Helped lead team to four CIF titles
-MDHS captured CIF Southern Section Division II titles in 2008-09 and Division I titles in 2010-11
-NISCA/Speedo Boys All-America First Team in 2010 and 2011
-Two-time CIF Southern Section Division I Player of the Year (2010-11)
-Two-time Orange County Register Player of the Year (2010-11)
-Scored 435 career goals at Mater Dei, including 124 as a senior in 2011
-Played club ball for Regency Water Polo Club
-Helped lead team to U.S. Club title in 2011, where he was named MVP

Personal:
-Born in Newport Beach, Calif.
-Parents are Ed and Kim
-Has one older sibling, Cole
-Major is undecided
-Aims for a career in real estate development
-Hobbies include skateboarding

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