2016 (Junior): Appeared in five matches ... Averaged 4.00 assists per set ... Finished with nine assists and four digs in one set played vs. Mount Olive on March 4 ... Also had six assists vs. Sacred Heart (Jan. 8) and five vs. BYU (Jan. 23).
2015 (Sophomore): Started 23 of 27 matches played ... Ranked sixth in the MPSF with 9.11 assists per set ... Also averaged 1.61 digs and 0.76 blocks per set ... Led the Beach with six double-doubles on the year ... Dished out a season-best 52 assists to go along with 10 digs at BYU on Feb. 21 ... Finished with 36 assists and a career-high 11 blocks at UC Santa Barbara (March 4) ... Came back two days later with a 44-assist, 11-dig performance at UCLA (March 6) ... Also had a double-double in the first meeting with the Gauchos (47 assists, 10 digs), vs. USC (41 assists, 11 digs) and at Hawai'i (30 assists, 10 digs) ... Compiled 51 assists at UC Irvine on April 3 ... Matched his season high with 52 assists against CSUN (April 18).
2014 (Freshman): Did not play in any regular season matches.
High School: Four-year starter and two-time team captain at Grassfield High School in Chesapeake, Va. ... Two-time Southeastern District Player of the Year ... Also garnered first-team All-Tidewater and first-team All-Eastern Region honors on two occasions ... Led the Grizzlies to a 16-2 district record as a senior ... Named a high school All-American by Volleyball Magazine ... Lettered four years in swimming ... State finalist in the 50-yard freestyle.
Quick Facts: Selected to the U.S. Boys' Youth National Team that competed in the 2013 FIVB U-19 World Championships in Mexico ... Also named to the 21-man roster for the 2015 U.S. Men's Junior National Training Team ... Played for Coastal Volleyball Club ... Two-time Chesapeake Sports Club Player of the Year ... Featured on the 2013 Volleyball Magazine Boys' Fab 50 list.
Major: Business Management Information Systems
Kills: 3, vs. USC (3/20/15)
Attempts: 4, 4x, last at UC Irvine (4/3/15)
Aces: 1, 5x, last vs. Stanford (3/28/15)
Digs: 11, 2x, last vs. USC (3/20/15)
Blocks: 11, at UC Santa Barbara (3/4/15)
Assists: 52, 2x, last vs. CSUN (4/18/15)
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