Richard Fern ‘20 Recruiting Profile

  • Berkeley High School
  • Berkeley , CA
  • Men's Water Polo
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Richard Fern's Men's Water Polo Recruiting Profile
Club:
CC United
Height:
6'1"
Weight:
175
Age:
17
Prim. Position:
Utility
Sec. Position:
Flat
Wingspan
78
50 Yard Swim Time
27
100 Free
1:03.0

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Personal Statement

I have been playing team sports since I was 5 years old. While I had family who had played water polo there were never any teams close enough for me to get to because my family didn't have a car. In high school when I finally joined the water polo team I discovered a sport I truly loved more than any others, water polo. Having played other sports ( basketball, lacrosse) I was familiar with some concepts but was completely new to the specifics of water polo. Since I started playing two years ago I have not stopped and have played year round with two different club teams(Alameda, CCU) and take myself on an hour long commute to get to every practice.  I know that to play at the college level I need to continue dropping lots of time in the pool and I am swimming hard both with my high school swim team and year round, 3 days a week, with a 6am masters team. I  have a 3.88 unweighted GPA, perfect PSAT, and 35 ACT . I work as hard as I can and give full effort all the time because I know I have a long way to go to be ready to play college water polo and the only way I can improve and achieve my goals is through hard work and having water polo be a priority in my life. Thank you for reading!

Athletics

High School Information

  • Years w/ Varsity:
  • 2 years
  • Varsity Starter:
  • 2 years
  • 2018 Varsity Team
  • Starter - Jersey: #4
  • Season Schedule
  • 2017 Varsity Team
  • Starter - Jersey: #4
  • 2016 Junior Varsity Team
  • Starter - Jersey: #3

Club Information

  • Seasons of Club Experience:
  • 3 seasons
  • 2019 CC United (18U)
  • 2018 CC United Water Polo (16U)
  • Notes: Participated in JO Quals with team
  • 2017 Alameda Neptunes (16U)
  • Notes: First year playing club water polo

Coach References

  • High School Head Coach
  • Bill Gaebler
  • Club Coach
  • Matt Detrane

Additional Sports

  • Lacrosse
  • F
  • 6 Years
  • Junior Varsity Team
  • 2nd leading scorer, Assists Leader
  • Basketball
  • F
  • 8 Years
  • Club/Travel Team
  • Played AAU and school team basketball from ages 6 to 14.
  • Swimming
  • F
  • 1 Year
  • Junior Varsity Team
  • Swam for teams as a kid, but never too seriously. The swim season of 2018 was the first true swim season I did. Won JV MVP and 3rd place in league in the 100 back(109.6) by dropping 12 seconds through the course of the season

Academics

Grades

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Test Scores

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High School Information

High School:
Berkeley High School
State:
CALIFORNIA
Phone:
(510) 644-6120

Academic Accomplishments

Honors Classes:
Yes. Adv. Math 2 as Sophomore, Adv. Math 3 as Junior
AP Classes:
Yes. AP Chemistry as Sophomore; AP Physics, AP US History, AP Language, AP Music Theory as Junior
Registered with the NCAA Eligibility Center?
Yes

Awards, Achievements and Activities

  • Award
    • USA Water Polo Academic All-American Outstanding Honors 2017-18
  • Award
    • Undefeated season math team. 4-time ncs scholastic achievement award.
  • Activity
    • Math team
  • Activity
    • Jazz Band
  • Activity
    • Student Leadership
  • Activity
    • Boy Scouts
  • Activity
    • Church Youth Group
  • Activity
    • Swim lesson instructor and Camp Counselor

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