|Hometown:||Trabuco Canyon, Calif.|
|High School:||Mission Viejo|
2011 -- Played in five matches with one start ... Scored a season-high 5.0 points at Stanford (2/25) on five kills ... Recorded three kills and a block assist for 3.5 points vs. Pepp (4/16) ... Recorded a pair of kills vs. USC (4/23) ... Three-time member of the Director's Honor Roll, who boasted a 4.0 gpa in Winter Quarter.
High School -- Lettered four seasons for coach Gus Culver at Mission Viejo HS as an outside hitter ... In 2010, he earned 1st Team All-Orange County, 1st Team All-South Coast League and 1st Team All-Tournament in the Orange County Championships as an outside hitter ... Mission Viejo HS MVP in 2010, Volleyball Fab 50 selection and one of ESPN Rise Top 25 players ... Outstanding student who graduated with a grade point average above 4.6 ... Earned MVHS Male Scholar Athlete of the Year ... Diablo Academic Excellence Award in Humanties (2010) and Chemistry and Algebra II (2008) ... Four-time Principal's Honor Roll member ... Member of the California Scholarship Federation.
USA Volleyball -- Member of the U.S. Boys Youth Team in Sept. of 2009 ... Played in FIVB Boys Youth (U-19) World Championships in Italy ... Scored 13.0 points vs. Poland (8k, 0.580, 5bk) in 3-0 victory ... Also a member of the team in 2008 and 2007.
Club Volleyball -- Member of the Orange Coast Volleyball Club, which won bronze medals in 2007, '08 and 2010 ... Also earned all-tournament team honors at JO's.
Personal --Has one sister, Sophie ... Chose UCLA because it "offered the best mix of academics, locale and athletics" ... Lists his most memorable athletic moment as beating defending world champion Iran in the first match of the 2009 World Youth Championships in Italy ... Uncle, Tom Duke was a member of the 1990 and '94 U.S. National Team and NCAA Player of the Year in 1988 ... Great Aunt, Gretchen Cowan attended UCLA ... Full name is Spencer William Rowe ... Hopes to major in Political Science with interests in government intelligence.