Rancho Santa Fe resident Cory Nasoff, a 2007 Torrey Pines graduate and three-time NCAA All American at UC Berkeley, is a professional water polo player in Australia. Nasoff and his team (Perth Western Australian Team) recently won the silver medal in the Australian National League Games. Water polo is a national sport in Australia with professional teams.
Next stop, Nasoff was selected to represent the USA at the Maccabiah games to be held in Israel July 18-31. This year’s 19th Maccabiah games is the largest traveling delegation ever to travel from the USA to compete in an International Olympic-sactioned event. The Maccabiah games are the third largest international sporting event in the world (after the summer Olympics and the Pan Am games). Nasoff will be playing against teams from around the world, including Brazil, England and Israel.