Arturo Villalpando

IMG_039110 & Under Coed Red
villalpando@foothillwaterpolo.com

High School: Montebello High School
Club he played for: Commerce Aquatics
Position he played: Utility
College: University of La Verne (2015)
Biggest achievements as a player: 2x CIF Champion, Almont League MVP, NCAA Div III All-American
Biggest achievements as a coach: 3rd place at 2013 US Club Championships, 4th place at 2014 Jr Olympics, 2017 San Gabriel Valley Tribune Coach of the Year
Other teams coached: Head Coach Boys/Girls at Bonita High School
Fun fact: Teammates with Coach Erick from 12u until 18u
Favorte sports team(s): Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Dodgers

Athletic Career
Montebello HS Class of 2009

  • 2 X CIF-SS Div III Champion (2006, 2008)
  • 2 X CIF-SS Div III Finalist (2005, 2007)
  • 4 X Almont League Champion (2005-2008)
  • Almont League MVP (2008), 1st Team All-League (2007)
  • All-America 5th Team (2008)
  • 1st Team All-CIF Div III (2008, 2007), 3rd Team All-CIF Div III (2006)

University of La Verne Class of 2014

  • WWPA Player of the Week (Sep 2012)
  • Team Captain (2012)
  • Top Scorer (2009, 2012)
  • NCAA Div III All-America (2009)
  • All-SCIAC Honorable Mention (2009, 2012)

Coaching Career

Bonita High School: Head Boys and Girls Water Polo Coach (2015-Present)

Foothill Club Water Polo: 10u Coed, 12u Boys, 14u Boys, 18u Girls (2010-Present)

The Webb Schools of California: Assistant Boys Water Polo Coach (2014-2015)

Citrus College: Assistant Men’s Water Polo Coach (2013-2014)

ODP Coastal Zone: Assistant Coach – 8th Grade & U Boys (2012-2013)

Damien High School: Assistant Boys Water Polo Coach (2012-2013)

Upland High School: Assistant Girls Water Polo Coach (2011-2013)

Ayala High School: Assistant Girls Water Polo Coach (2009-2011)