Schaefer, Barott join Arcidiacono with postseason honors
40 of program's 63 all-time players represented
15-20 former players expected to rejoin program
Rams finish The Bronco 1-3
Victory puts CSU in good position for Championships
CSU's games against Cal State East Bay and No. 13 Indiana, on March 3, 2012, also featuring photos from Senior Day.
Awards & Honors:
WWPA Championships all-tournament second team (2013)
All-WWPA Honorable Mention (2013)
WWPA All-Freshman team (2012)
2013 (Sophomore): Named to the WWPA Championships all-tournament second team and a WWPA Honorable Mention... Set a program record with 113 drawn ejections, nearly doubling the previous season best... Her 140 career drawn ejections ranks third in CSU history... Tallied eight KOs on three occasions, which was a program single-game best, and seven twice... Ranked third on the team with 42 goals and 33 steals, and second with 13 blocks... She ranked 17th in the WWPA for goals and 22nd for steals.
2012 (Freshman): Named to the WWPA All-Freshman team for her production in the pool as a true freshman, tallying 19 goals, 30 steals, 27 ejections drawn and seven blocks... Ranked in the top five on the team in all four categories, despite being a freshman... Scored a goal in 15 of CSU's 30 contests, including three in a win over Cal State San Bernardino (April 1).
High School: Graduated from Ann Arbor Huron High School in 2011... As a four-year starter, earned Michigan Water Polo Association Player of the Year honors as a junior and senior... Was a four-time first-team all-county selection and two-time first-team all-state member... As a senior, named first-team NISCA/Speedo Girls All-America, while being an honorable mention as a junior... Named her high school's most outstanding player, best offensive player and most inspirational player, in addition to other team awards... Competed for the Spartan Water Polo club... Was also a three-year letterwinner in basketball, earning all-state selections from numerous publications... Named team captain as a senior in both basketball and water polo... Was a scholar athlete as a senior.
Personal: Raised in Ypsilanti, Mich. ... Has two older sisters and a younger brother... Parents are James and Tracyann Barott... Oldest sister, Katie, played water polo in college... Studying human development & family studies at CSU... Was involved with Cans Around the Oval in the fall.
04/27/2013The CSU water polo team played an exceptional first half against top-seeded UC San Deigo, but a second-half scoring drought gave the Tritons a 14-6 win Saturday in the semifinals. Read More [+]04/26/2013The CSU water polo team picked up a big win on Friday, defeating Sonoma State in the quarterfinals of the WWPA Championships, 9-8. The win guarantees CSU a top-four finish. Read More [+]04/25/2013The CSU water polo team enters this weekend's WWPA Championships in Santa Clara, Calif., as the No. 4 seed, tying its best-ever seed. The Rams will face Sonoma State on Friday in the quarterfinals. Read More [+]04/22/2013The CSU water polo team earned a program-record four postseason honors Monday, as three different Rams were recognized by the WWPA, including Ariel Arcidiacono as the Newcomer of the Year. Read More [+]04/15/2013Twenty-two former Colorado State water polo players rejoined the program on Saturday for CSU's first reunion game. In all, 40 of the program's 63 all-time players were in attendance. Read More [+]04/10/2013The CSU water polo team will host a reunion game on Saturday, bringing back 15-20 former players. The scrimmage will begin at 1:30 p.m. at the VMAC in Thornton. Admission is free. Read More [+]04/07/2013The CSU water polo team concluded its regular season on Sunday, falling to Santa Clara and No. 8 Hawai'i. The Rams will next compete at the WWPA Championships (April 26-28). Read More [+]04/06/2013After a loss to UC San Diego early in the day, the Rams came back for a close win against Cal State Monterey Bay Saturday afternoon in the first day of The Bronco. Read More [+]04/05/2013Colorado State (7-16, 2-3 WWPA) began its California weekend with a challenging day against WWPA conference foe Cal State East Bay, losing the pairing 13-8. Read More [+]04/04/2013The CSU water polo team will play in its final regular-season games this weekend. The Rams will play a WWPA contest at Cal State East Bay on Friday, followed by four games in The Bronco. Read More [+]03/25/2013Sunday was a challenge for the Colorado State water polo team. The Rams faced two top-20 teams, falling to No. 19 Hartwick, 18-5, and No. 2 Stanford, 16-6. Read More [+]03/23/2013Competing twice on Day 2 of the Arizona State Tournament, CSU earned a split, defeating La Verne, 13-9, after falling to No. 18 Michigan, 12-4, at the Mona Plummer Aquatic Center. Read More [+]03/22/2013Playing in one of the most challenging tournaments in the country, Colorado State feels as if it let a win slip away on Friday, dropping two on the first day of action from the Mona Plummer Aquatic... Read More [+]03/20/2013After a 3-1 weekend in California, the Rams return to the pool for arguably their most challenging week of the season, facing four ranked teams in three days at the Arizona State Tournament. Read More [+]03/18/2013The CSU Rams defeated Whittier, 12-9, and La Verne, 12-4, on Sunday. The Rams now own a three-game winning streak, the team's best since March 2011. Read More [+]