Waves Take On Pacific Saturday at 11:30 a.m.
Waves Look To Challenge in Elite MPSF Field
Marko Madaras Scores Third Period Hat Trick in Regular Season Finale
Pepperdine Hosts No.1 USC Sunday in Regular Season Finale
Marko Madaras Records Hat Trick; Bence Valics Corrals 13 Saves
No. 7 Pepperdine dispatched Long Beach City College 20-5 in exhibition action Saturday.
AT GOLDEN WEST/2012: Spent one season as a driver at Golden West College under the guidance of head coach Scott Taylor ... Led the Rustlers to a 29-1 record en route to the 2011 State Championship - a 9-6 victory against Long Beach City College ... Captured State Championship All-Tournament Team selection and was the MVP of the SoCal Tournament.
CLUB: Competed for the Water Polo Club of Eger in his native Hungary ... Squad captured three gold medals in the Hungarian Championships and twice won both the Hungarian Cup and the Komsa'di Beca Cup (U-21).
PERSONAL: Given name is Marko Madaras ... Born and raised in Eger, Hungary ... Economics major ... Brother, Norbert, is a two-time gold-medal-winner for Hungary in water polo and currently competes in the Italian Pro Recco ... Chose Pepperdine for the great education and the opportunity to play water polo.
FAVORITES: Raul & Michael Jordan (pro athletes); Real Madrid & FTC (pro teams); Any Given Sunday (movie); Friends (TV show); soccer (sport other than water polo).