2015 Season ...
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Comets' will debut Sept. 2 at home vs. Miramar
SAN MARCOS (8-24-2015) -
Palomar will waste zero time opening
defense of its Pacific Coast
Athletic Association championship as
the Comets begin the 2015 season.
Coach Chad Aronen's will play its season opener on Wednesday,
Sept. 2, against San Diego Miramar at Wallace Memorial Pool,
beginning at 3:30 p.m.
It also will be the Comets' conference opener.
Palomar went 18-9 during the 2015 season in capturing the PCAC
2014 Season ...
Palomar's Dean makes All-State,
SACRAMENTO (11-17-2014) --
Palomar water polo player Evan Dean (left), who
previously was selected as Co-Player of the Year
in the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference, has
been named to the Community College All-American
and All-State teams.
Teammate Rich Farley was selected
All-State second team and first-team All-Southern California.
Chad Aronen, who guided the Comets to
the PCAC championship and a final 18-9 overall record, missed
being selected as state Co-Coach of the Year by one vote.
PCAC champion Comets eliminated in
Los Angeles Valley eliminated Palomar from the Southern
California community college men's water polo regionals on
Friday night, defeating the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference
Kody Moffatt (left, three goals),
Cameron Rath (right, two goals) and Colin Colas (two goals) had
multiple goals for the Comets, who finished their season 18-9.
Ryan Rodriguez, Nicholas Hendricks,
Jonathon Baker, Ryan Methurst and Evan Dean had one goal each.
Rath had two assists. Cory Meyers,
Hendricks, Moffat, Nicholas Mendenhall, Baker, Arnie Schmidt and
Brant Bosworth added one apiece.
Hendricks and Colas each contributed
three steals. Moffatt and Ryan Lozano each had two steals. Rich
Farley, Rath, Baker, Schmidt and Neal Gorman contributed one
Adam Kelsey had seven saves in goal.
Lozano had five.
TOP PHOTO: Palomar's Evan Dean (white
hat), a sophomore out of Vista High School, was
voted Pacific Coast Athletic Conference Co-Player of
the Year by conference coaches. Here he's shown
knocking the ball out of San Diego Mesa's Alex
Raineri's hands and stealing it in the first game of
the PCAC Tournament. DIRECTLY ABOVE:
Palomar's Chad Aronen (center, black shirt), pictured talking to
his team during the same game, was honored as PCAC Coach of the
Year. -- Photos by Hugh Cox
Dean Co-Player of Year;
Aronen Coach of Year
DIEGO (11-11-2014) -- Evan
Dean of Pacific Coast Athletic
Conference champion Palomar has been
voted as the conference's Co-Player
of the Year along with
Southwestern's Nick Howard by PCAC
Palomar's Chad Aronen was
selected as Coach of the Year.
were selected to the first team,
with Dean being joined by Kody
Moffatt, Rich Farley, Ryan Lozano
and Cameron Rath. Palomar's
second-team selections were Jonathon
Baker and Ryan Rodriguez. Arnie
Schmidt and Adam Kelsey received
Goalie Ryan Lozano records a save as
eventual champion Palomar defeats San Diego Mesa 10-9 on the
first day of the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference tournament.
-- Photo by Hugh Cox
PC wins title, to play L.A.
Valley in regionals
DIEGO (11-08-2014) -- Evan
Dean scored five goals and Rich
Farley had three goals on Saturday
as Palomar turned back Grossmont
10-8 at San Diego Miramar's Ned
Baumer Aquatic Center to win the
Pacific Coast Athletic Conference
The victory in the PCAC Tournament
championship game moves coach Chad Aronen's Comets to 18-8 on
the season and runs their winning streak to eight games. Palomar
is seeded sixth in the Southern California Regionals and will
play its first game on Friday at 5:45 p.m. against the third
seed, Los Angeles Valley at Citrus College.
Kody Moffat and Arnie Schmidt each
added a goal for the Comets in the championship-game win over
Grossmont. Cameron Rath contributed three assists and four
steals, while Moffatt had three assists and three steals. Farley
and Ryan Lozano also had three steals apiece, with Lozano making
14 saves in the net.
Palomar had opened the tournament on
Friday with a 10-9 win over San Diego Mesa. Rath led with three
goals and four steals, while Ryan Rodriguez, Farley and Dean had
two goals each. Moffatt and Baker each passed off for three
assists. Farley and Rodriguez had three assists each. Lozano had
six goalie saves.