Courtney Mathewson

Water Polo

Name: Courtney Mathewson
Sport: Water Polo
Position: Attacker
Height: 5’7”
Current Residence: Anaheim Hills, Calif.
College: UCLA '08

Olympic Experience:

  • 2012 Olympic Games, gold

Career Highlights:

  • Notched four goals for Team USA at the 2012 FINA World League Super Final
  • Led the team in scoring with 14 goals on the way to a Gold Medal and Olympic berth at the 2011 Pan American Games
  • Scored four goals in the deciding match of the Pan American Games, a 27-26 victory over Canada
  • Tied for team lead with seven goals during Gold Medal run at 2011 FINA World League Super Final in Tianjin, China

Fun Facts: Played collegiately at UCLA winning four NCAA Championships ... Graduated with a Sociology degree … Married to Chris Morinello ... Favorite musical artists are Coldplay, Kings of Leon, and Lady Antebellum ... She started playing water polo because she didn't want to go to swim practice anymore, but she ended up doing both

Learn more: 
USA Water Polo Bio

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