|High School:||Saint Mary's HS|
2018 (Water Polo)
The Kingsmen tallied the most wins (16) for a season in program history… in his senior season, he competed in 27 games and started 12 of them as a center-defender… had season-highs of three steals versus MIT (Sept. 15) and two drawn ejections against MIT and Penn St.Behrend (Sept. 15)… for the season, he tallied 14 steals, 11 drawn ejections, six goals, three field blocks and one assist.
2017 (Water Polo)
Kirby received an All-Academic Award for his outstanding achievement in the classroom, which earned him a spot on the Excellent award list (3.40-3.20)…appeared in 17 games with 2 starts in his junior season for the Kingsmen…scored 4 goals along with 4 assists…drew 1 ejection for the Kingsmen…also finished the season with 6 steals and 2 field blocks.
Earned season-best times in the 50 free (23.20) and 100 free (50.35) at SCIAC Championships…additionally posted season-best times in the 200 free (1:45.78) and 100 breast (1:13.18) as a sophomore.
2016 (Water Polo)
Appeared in 17 games for the Kingsmen as a sophomore… took seven shots scoring six… has a shooting average of .857… tallied nine assists, 10 steals and earned two kick outs… had two goals three assists and three steals in a game against Penn State (Sept. 18)
In his first season of swimming for Cal Lutheran, after crossing over from the water polo team, earned three season-best times at SCIAC Championships (Feb. 18-21) including 50 free (23.59), 100 free (50.81) and 200 free (1:48.26)…other season-best times came at UC Santa Cruz (Dec. 6) in the 100 breast (1:10.62) and at home against Whittier (Feb. 6) in the 500 free (5:18.06)…inducted into the CLU Scholar-Athlete Society for the first time.
2015 (Water Polo)
Appeared in nine games during his freshman season at CLU… made his collegiate debut against Ventura College (Sept. 16)…overall, took six shots, scoring four goals, for a .667 shooting percentage…tallied six steals, four assists and two drawn ejections.
Saint Mary’s High School
Graduated from Saint Mary’s (Stockton) in 2015…earned seven varsity letters for the Rams of the Tri County Athletic League (T-CAL) with three years of varsity water polo and lacrosse experience as well as a year of swimming…three-time USAWP All-Academic awardee winner, All-League Honorable Mention for water polo in 2014…earned Most Improved swimmer (2014) and water polo player (2015)…member of National Honor Society…California Scholarship Federation member...graduated with honors…part of T-CAL league champions or co-champions from 2011-14…advanced to sections each year for water polo with a D1 semifinals appearance in 2014…credits his greatest personal sports moment as scoring the winning goal of a triple OT game against rival Lodi HS to tie for the league championship.
Full name: Jack Kirby…born on Dec. 4, 1996 in Stockton, Calif…parents are Jo Ann and Pierre…has a brother Max, who plays water polo and lacrosse and a sister Lily…has a dog, Perry…family currently resides in Stockton, Calif…in 2013 he played in the World Youth Club Cup Challenge in Australia…was a member of the 2015 Junior Olympics team that won a gold bracket championship with his club team…has done volunteer work with Tori Salazar’s winning campaign for San Joaquin District Attorney as well as tutoring and serving food at H.O.P.E. House (a nonprofit help organization) in Stockton…chose CLU because he really liked the SoCal area and clicked with the water polo coaches… majoring in accounting with a minor in Spanish…career goal is to pursue a career with one of the Big Five accounting firms.
Movies: Shawshank Redemption, The Hangover, Straight Outta Compton
Music: Blink 182, Jimi Hendrix
Sports (Other): Lacrosse and Swimming
Pro Teams: San Francisco Giants and San Frankcisco 49ers
Book: Anything by Tom Clancy
TV Show: The Walking Dead
Super Hero: Wolverine
Video Games: Call of Duty and Mortal Combat
Quote: “If you’re not first, you’re last”
Hobbies/Special Talents: Lacrosse and swimming
Something you would not know about him: He has dual American and French citizenship (his parents were married there and he was christened there).
|Oct 24||La Verne||W, 13-11|
|Oct 27||at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps||W, 8-7|
|Oct 31||at Pomona-Pitzer||L, 17-7|
|Nov 3||Occidental||W, 11-9|
|Nov 7||Chapman||W, 11-9|
|Nov 16||at Pomona-Pitzer||L, 15-8|
|Sep 4||LA Valley College||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Sep 7||Orange Coast College||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Sep 12||UC San Diego||L, 16-6||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Sep 15||vs. MIT||L, 10-9||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Sep 15||vs. Penn St.-Behrend||W, 16-4||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Sep 15||at Connecticut College||W, 20-7||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Sep 16||vs. Gannon||L, 9-8||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Sep 16||vs. Iona||W, 11-10||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Sep 19||at Caltech||W, 18-9||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Sep 22||at La Verne||L, 7-4||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Sep 23||Air Force||L, 12-7||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Sep 26||Claremont-Mudd-Scripps||L, 13-8||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Sep 29||Pomona-Pitzer||L, 14-7||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Oct 3||at Occidental||W, 12-8||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Oct 5||vs. Fresno Pacific||L, 10-9||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Oct 5||vs. Washington & Jefferson||W, 18-9||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Oct 6||vs. Fordham||W, 11-10||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Oct 6||vs. McKendree||W, 13-11||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Oct 10||at Chapman||L, 19-11||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Oct 12||Cerritos College||W, 16-7||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Oct 16||Redlands||W, 8-7||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Oct 18||at Whittier||L, 12-7||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Oct 20||Caltech||W, 16-10||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Oct 20||Austin||W, 17-8||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Oct 24||La Verne||W, 13-11||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Oct 27||at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps||W, 8-7||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Oct 31||at Pomona-Pitzer||L, 17-7||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Nov 3||Occidental||W, 11-9||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Nov 7||Chapman||W, 11-9||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Nov 16||at Pomona-Pitzer||L, 15-8||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|