19 Jacob Mercep
Jacob  Mercep


Dubrovnik, Croatia

High School:
Dubrovniks' Private Gymnasium

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 205




2017 Year In Review - Championships, Accolades, Achievements

There were conference championships, individual accomplishments, and academic successes in 2017.


Men's Water Polo Goes 4-0 In Julian Fraser Memorial Tournament

The Spartans made it two tournaments this season with a perfect 4-0 record.


No.16 Men's Water Polo Upsets No. 8 UCSB 7-6

The Spartans are 6-2 in their last eight games.


Men's Water Polo Earns Highest Mid-Season Ranking In Program History

Spartans move up two spots in the top-20 to rank #16.


Men's Water Polo Splits Two At Mountain Pacific Tournament

Jacob Mercep has four straight games with six goals.

AT SAN JOSÉ STATE: In his first season as a Spartan.

2017: Played in 27 games this season…Two-time Golden Coast Conference Player of the Week…Earned GCC Newcomer of the year…Second-Team GCC All-Conference…GCC All-Freshman Team honors…Led the team, Led the GCC, and set a San José State single season record, with 93 goals on 192 shots…Seventh in GCC, and second on team in assists with 26…Set a San José State record, and led conference with 119 points in a single season…Led the team and conference in goals per game with a 3.44 avg…Recorded a career-high nine goals against #15 Cal Baptist on October 7, good for most goals scored in a single game by a San José State water polo player…Recorded a season high four steals against #10 UCSB on November 18…Recorded 18 multi goal games; Had seven, six goals games.