2005 -- Increased his playing time to 19 matches and 41 games as a junior ... Established career highs in points (13), total blocks (8), digs (13) and aces (2) ... Recorded his career-high in points vs. Rutgers-Newark with eight kills (.400), an ace and eight block assists ... Scored 11.5 points vs. Long Beach State (4/14) with nine kills and five block assists ... Recorded four matches hitting .400 or better.
2004 -- Played in 15 matches and 31 games as a sophomore ... Spiked a career-high of 11 kills (.588) vs. CS Northridge (1/10) ... Also added an ace and scored 12 points, a career-high ... Recorded nine kills (.353), an ace and three total blocks in three games vs. Hawaii (2/28) ... Recorded five kills (.833) vs. UCSC in Game 3 ... In his first career start vs. Lewis (3/3), he recorded four kills, eight digs and two block assists.
2003 -- Played in just one match during the season and recorded no statistics ... Earned a roster spot on the football team as a receiver.
2002 -- Redshirted the season.
High School -- Lettered three years in volleyball for Coaches Eddie Rapp and John Hawks at Santa Margarita HS ... Led his team to three-straight league titles ... Two-time First-Team All-Sierra League selection ... All-CIF selection as a senior ... Served as team captain in 2001 ... 2001 South County All-Star ... Earned All-America honors twice at the Junior Olympics, leading the Balboa Bay Volleyball Club to a gold medal in 2000 and a bronze medal in 2001.
Personal -- Youngest of four siblings ... Sister Natalie played volleyball at Boston College ... Lists "coming to UCLA to play volleyball and winning the gold medal at the Junior Olympics" as career highlights ... Enjoys bodyboarding in his spare time ... Career interest is in Architecture ... History major.
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