49ers and Anteaters will square off Thursday at 4 p.m. (PT)
49ers will face UC Irvine in semifinals next Thursday
49ers host the Cardinal in MPSF Quarterfinals
Junior Taylor Crabb garners first-team honors
LBSU will host Stanford in an MPSF quarterfinal match next Saturday
2013 ALL-MPSF HONORABLE MENTION
Career: Finished his career ranked seventh in school history with a .427 hitting percentage.
2013: Played in and started 30 matches ... Averaged 1.63 kills and 0.93 blocks per set ... Also registered a team-best .428 hitting percentage ... Finished with a season-high 10 kills vs. Hawaii (Jan. 18), at Stanford (March 30) and vs. UC Irvine (April 25) ... Had a perfect nine kills on nine swings, while adding three blocks and two aces in an 3-0 victory at USC (April 4) ... Recorded two aces in a match five times during the season ... Earned All-MPSF honorable mention recognition.
2012: Started eight of 21 matches played ... Averaged 1.43 kills and 0.75 blocks per set ... Tied for the team lead with a .404 hitting percentage ... Tallied a career-high 17 kills in a 3-1 win vs. UC Santa Barbara on Feb. 17 ... Did not commit an error on 26 attempts for a .654 hitting percentage ... Totaled 10 kills and a career-best nine blocks against Pepperdine (April 14) ... Had three aces vs. Princeton and at UCLA.
2011: Did not play due to an injury.
2010: Appeared in 12 matches and 25 sets ... Finished with 20 kills, 12 blocks and a .515 hitting percentage ... Registered a season-high seven kills and five blocks at UC Santa Barbara (Jan. 13) ... Had one error on 13 attempts for a .462 clip against the Gauchos ... Also hit a career-best .833 (5-0-6) against Saint Francis on March 12 ... Totaled four kills and five blocks at USC (Jan. 20).
High School: Played three seasons of volleyball at Tesoro High School where he graduated in 2008 ... Named first-team all-league and the offensive player of the year as a senior ... Also selected to the Orange County All-Star Team ... Led the Titans to a Sunset League championship while earning Most Improved Player honors as a sophomore.
Quick Facts: Member of the SCVA Global Challenge Team ... Tabbed a Volleyball Magazine "Fab 50" recruit ... Selected to the USA Beach Volleyball U-21 National Training Team ... Four-year member of the honor roll at Tesoro High School.
Major: Kinesiology - Fitness