High School: Played at Newport Harbor High School under former Long Beach State player Rocky Ciarelli ... Helped the team to a 9-1 league record ... Named 2016 All-League First Team ... Played for the Balboa Bay Volleyball Club from 2014-17 ... Two-time MVP ... All-Star selection ... Helped the team to three first-place finishes.
Personal: Son of Jorge Rivera and Rita Vega ... Was born in Bayamon, Puerto Rico ... Has a brother, Jorge, who played men's volleyball for four years at the University of Humacao in Puerto, Rico ... Has a brother, Jonathan, who played men's volleyball at Fort Wayne ... Majoring in kinesiology.
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5/24/2018 - M. Volleyball
DeFalco, Ensing Set to Compete with U.S. Men’s National Team this Summer
5/23/2018 - M. Volleyball
Nick MacRae to Serve as Assistant Coach for 2018 U.S. Boys' Youth National Team
5/17/2018 - M. Volleyball
DeFalco, Tuaniga Named VolleyballMag.com Co-Players of the Year
5/16/2018 - M. Volleyball
A Look Back at the 2018 National Championship Men's Volleyball Season
5/14/2018 - M. Volleyball