BRIDGEPORT, Pa. — Miller Geschke (So., Los Altos, Calif./Menlo School) of Division III No. 6-ranked the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) accounted for 15 goals, five assists, 11 steals and a pair of field blocks in helping the Engineers claim second place at the 2019 Division III Eastern Championship hosted by Washington & Jefferson College at Chartiers Valley High School. For his performance, Geschke is named the October 28 Northeast Water Polo Conference (NWPC) Player of the Week.
An All-Tournament First Team selection, Geschke posted four goals, three assists and six steals on the tournament’s opening day against Washington & Jefferson College (17-8 W) and Penn State Behrend (20-5 W) on Saturday, October 26. In the title game against Division III No. 5 Johns Hopkins University, he notched six goals as the Engineers took a 16-12 loss.
The award marks the second Player of the Week nod in 2019 for Geschke who previously claimed recognition on September 9.
October 28 Northeast Water Polo Conference Player of the Week Honor Roll: Dennis Blyashov (Harvard University); Mitchell Cooper (Princeton University); Ivan Stefanovic (St. Francis College Brooklyn)