The U.S. Olympic Women's Water Polo Team shares their Gold Medals with the community
Gold Medalist at the 2012 Olympic Games... Strong scoring threat who joined the Senior National Team in 2009.
Tallied seven goals in helping Team USA to gold at the 2014 FINA World Cup...Scored nine goals in the 2013 FINA World Championships...Scored seven goals in helping Team USA to third place at the 2013 FINA World League Super Final...Logged four goals for the Team on its way to a Gold Medal at the 2012 Olympic Games in London, England... Notched four goals for Team USA at the 2012 FINA World League Super Final... Led the team in scoring with 14 goals on the way to a Gold Medal and Olympic berth at the 2011 Pan American Games...Scored four goals in the deciding match of the Pan American Games, a 27-26 victory over Canada...Scored five goals as part of a sixth place finish at the 2011 FINA World Championships...Tied for team lead with seven goals during Gold Medal run at 2011 FINA World League Super Final in Tianjin, China...Tallied six goals at 2010 FINA World Cup...Scored two goals for Team USA at 2010 FINA League Super Final.
Played for Drummoyne Water Polo Club of the Australian National League in 2008-2009...Played for Cablescom EWZ of Zaragoza, Spain in 2009-2010.
Played collegiately at UCLA winning four NCAA Championships...2008 Cutino Award winner...Named MPSF Co-Player of the Year & NCAA Player of the Year in 2008.
Played at Canyon High School in Anaheim Hills, CA...Named All-CIF and All-Century League all four years in competition...Played for SOCAL Water Polo club under Dan Klatt and Dave Mikesell
PERSONAL has one sister, Lauren, who competed on the Loyola Marymount swimming team..Graduated with a Sociology degree...Married to Chris Morinello...Daughter of Sharon and Roger Mathewson.
2014 FINA WORLD CUP, KHANTY-MANSIYSK, RUSSIA, 1ST PLACE
2013 FINA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, BARCELONA, SPAIN, 5TH PLACE
2013 FINA WORLD LEAGUE SUPER FINAL, BEIJING, CHINA, 3RD PLACE
2012 OLYMPICS, LONDON, ENGLAND, 1ST PLACE
2012 FINA WORLD LEAGUE SUPER FINAL, CHANGSHU, CHINA, 1ST PLACE
2011 PAN AMERICAN GAMES, GUADALAJARA, MEXICO, 1ST PLACE
2011 FINA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, SHANGHAI, CHINA, 6TH PLACE
2011 FINA WORLD LEAGUE SUPER FINAL, TIANJIN, CHINA, 1ST PLACE
2010 FINA WORLD CUP, CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND, 1ST PLACE
2010 FINA WORLD LEAGUE SUPER FINAL, LA JOLLA, CA, 1ST PLACE
FUN FACTS ABOUT COURTNEY
Favorite Quotes: "Competitive Greatness: A real love for the hard battle, knowing it offers the opportunity to be at your best when your best is required. Your best is required each day." John Wooden.
"Everything happens for a reason." Enjoys: Baking and cooking, traveling the world & spending time with her husband, family, and friends Favorite Actor: Ryan Reynolds Favorite Actress: Meryl Streep, Rachel McAdams Favorite Movie: The Shawshank Redemption Favorite Songs: "MIK" by Kings of Leon and "The Scientists" by Coldplay Favorite Food: Pizza and Sushi Favorite Musical Artists: Kings Of Leon, Coldplay & Lady Antebellum. Favorite Colors: Black and Green Special Power: the ability to fly Sport to play other than water polo: Beach volleyball with friends, tennis. Etc: She started playing water polo because she didn't want to go to swim practice anymore, but she ended up doing both. She continues to play because she loves the team aspect and the competitive atmosphere of such a challenging sport.
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