Men's Volleyball

15 Colten Echave
Colten  Echave


Ladera Ranch, Calif.

High School:
Tesoro HS

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 229




Long Beach State Men's Volleyball Set for MPSF Semifinal Showdown with UC Irvine

49ers and Anteaters will square off Thursday at 4 p.m. (PT)


LBSU Men's Volleyball Sweeps Stanford in MPSF Quarterfinals

49ers will face UC Irvine in semifinals next Thursday


Long Beach State Begins Postseason Play at Home, Entertains Stanford on Saturday

49ers host the Cardinal in MPSF Quarterfinals


Six 49ers Named to All-MPSF Men's Volleyball Team

Junior Taylor Crabb garners first-team honors


49ers Close Out Regular Season With Fifth-Straight Win, Defeat CSUN on Senior Night

LBSU will host Stanford in an MPSF quarterfinal match next Saturday


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).

2009: Redshirted.

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

Career Highs
Kills: 17, vs. UC Santa Barbara (2/17/12)
Attempts: 26, vs. UC Santa Barbara (2/17/12)
Hitting Pct. (Min. 5 Att.): 1.000 (9-0-9), at USC (4/4/13)
Aces: 3, 2x, last at UCLA (2/29/12)
Digs: 3, 4x, last vs. UCLA (3/13/13)
Blocks: 9, vs. Pepperdine (4/14/12)
Assists: 2, vs. Pepperdine (4/14/12)


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