Top-seeded UC Davis opens with Fresno Pacific at 11 a.m. on Friday
2016: Played in 20 games for 154.5 minutes as a reserve... Scored 5 goals with 8 assists and 10 steals... Hit 2 goals in 17 minutes vs. George Washington at Bruno Classic (9/4)... Opened Aggie Roundup with 3-assist performance vs. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (9/17).
2015: Redshirted... ACWPC All-Academic honoree.
HURON HS '15: First Aggie water polo to hail from the Wolverine State... Third-team All-American as a senior, following first-team nod as a junior... Twice made all-state first team... Scored 165 goals with 119 assists in 2013... Also a NISCA All-American in both freestyle relays... Four-time selection to the USAWP National Team selection camp and two-year competitor at the East-West Championships... Played for Del Mar WPC in 2014 and 2015.
PERSONAL: Born in Ann Arbor, Mich.... Managerial economics major... Parents are Patrick & Diane Tamblyn... Older sister, Annie, was an All-Big Ten swimmer at Wisconsin... Why he chose UC Davis: "the water polo team is on an upward trajectory and I want to be a part of it."