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3 Tommy Stupp

Graduated fifth among Bison in career sprints won (69) and ninth in career steals (134) ... 2017 total of 72 steals good for eighth in school history.

2017: Played in all 31 games, starting 29 ... finished fourth on the team with 45 points on 21 goals and 24 assists ... assist total third among Bison while goal total fifth ... team leader in sprints won, going 32 for 46 ... finished second among Bison with 72 steals, a total good for eighth in school history ... enjoyed four multi-goal games ... registered season-best five points and three goals against No. 18 George Washington (9/23) ... also posted season-high seven steals against the Colonials ... tallied season-best three assists against Salem International (9/17) and No. 18 Cal Baptist (10/21) ... drew nine ejections, with two coming against No. 9 UC Davis (10/22) ... earned Superior Recognition on the ACWPC All-Academic Team.

2016: Appeared in all 28 games of season, starting seven ... totaled 14 goals, 23 assists and nine ejections drawn … was 14-29 on sprints … finished the season ranked eighth in program history in career sprints won (37) … ranked third on the team in steals (35) … had season-best three assists against Salem International and Wagner … posted season-best two goals against Brown and Fresno Pacific … had a six-on-five goal with 2:31 remaining in regulation to lead Bucknell to a 9-8 victory at No. 14 Brown … recorded season-best six steals and added two assists against Fordham in the semifinals of the Mid-Atlantic Water Polo Conference Championship … had three steals and went 1-1 on sprints against Connecticut College in the first round of the Mid-Atlantic Water Polo Conference Championship … scored goal against George Washington in the Mid-Atlantic Water Polo Conference Championship title game … went 1-3 in sprints, had a steal and an ejection drawn against Harvard in the NCAA play-in game … earned Excellent Recognition on the ACWPC All-Academic Team.

2015: Started final 27 games of season … ranked fifth on team in points (46) off of 26 goals and 20 assists … ranked second in successful sprint attempts … was 23-38 on sprints … fourth on team with 33 steals … also tallied 12 ejections drawn … had at least one successful sprint in 11 straight contests in which a sprint attempt was made … had 10 multi-goal games … season-best three assists against Penn State Behrend … tallied season-high four points in four different games, including 16th-ranked Santa Clara … doubled his previous season high by tallying six steals versus George Washington at CWPA Championship.

2014: Appeared in 24 games in a reserve capacity ... totaled four goals, two assists and one ejection drawn ... season-high two goals came in a 14-8 win at George Washington.

High School: Attended Mary Institute and St. Louis Country Day School … four-year member of water polo team … three-year member of swimming team … spent one year as girls swimming team manager … water polo team captain as a senior … two-time first-team all-district … two-time unanimous conference player of the year … selected to NTSC from East-West Regional ODP … four-time all-conference selection … earned Doug Hall Player of the Year Award as a junior … MICDS Louis A. Cardosi Award … MICDS Iron Man Award … third-team all-district as a sophomore … also MICDS Best Defensive Player Award as a sophomore … ODP All-Tournament Team and invitation to NTSC … named MICDS Rookie of the Year and Best Defensive Player as a freshman.

Personal: Thomas James Stupp … born Oct. 24, 1995 in St. Louis, Missouri … son of John and Julie Stupp … has four siblings that all participated in college athletics … brother, Johnny, is a 2010 Bucknell graduate and four-year member of the Bison water polo team … sister, Nora Stupp-Coggin, swam at Duke … sister, Julie, was a member of Auburn swimming team … sister, Hallie, was a member of Arizona swimming squad ... majoring in environmental studies.

Position: Attacker
Year: Senior
Hometown: St. Louis, Mo.
High School: Mary Institute/St. Louis Country Day School
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