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Director of Athletics, Nick Gehler, announces the hiring of Arman Momdzhyan as New Men's Water Polo Coach

Director of Athletics, Nick Gehler, announces the hiring of Arman Momdzhyan as New Men's Water Polo Coach

 

Arman Momdzhyan

Head Men’s Water Polo Coach

(818) 641-8793

amomdzhyan@sdccd.edu 

  • 13 years of national and international experience
  • 2-time CCCAA All-State and All-American Selection
  • 2015 Western State Conference Player of the Year
  • 2014 & 2015 Western State Conference Champion
  • 2-time All-American & WWPA First-team at UCSD
  • 2-time ACWPC Player of the Year at UCSD
  • 2017 USA National League University Team 

 

Nicholas Ratekin

Men’s Water Polo Assistant Coach

(805) 990-5111

nicovcpolo@gmail.com

  • CCA High School Men’s and Women’s Head Coach
  • Led Men’s Varsity team to D1 CIF Championship 2018
  • Led Women’s Varsity team to D2 CIF Championship 2018
  • Pacific WPC 18/U Head Coach
  • 14 years of club, high school and collegiate experience

Alessandro Valania

Men’s Water Polo Assistant Coach

(714) 548-0714

coachale@lajollaunited.com 

  • Rari Nantes Savona, Italy 20U National Champion
  • Debuted in Euro Len League in 2013
  • CCCAA State Champion 2016 Golden West; 32-0 Record
  • WWPA 2018 Champion; NCAA Final Four Appearance at UCSD