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CareerTimeline

Most Notable

  • Volleyball icon Professional beach volleyball athlete since 2018 ... made FIVB debut in 2021
  • Volleyball icon Has partnered in FIVB play with Billy Allen
  • Volleyball icon Played indoor volleyball professionally in Switzerland
  • Volleyball icon Played indoor volleyball at USC 2014-17
  • Volleyball icon Member of 2014 and 2015 U.S. Men's U21 National Teams

Events

  • flag icon 2022 BPT Maldives Challenge - T5th with Miles Partain
  • flag icon 2022 BPT Paris Elite 16 - T25th with Miles Evans
  • flag icon 2022 BPT Morocco Challenge - T9th with Miles Evans
  • flag icon 2022 BPT Espinho Challenge - T9th with Miles Evans
  • Medal 2022 BPT Songkhla Futures - Silver with Miles Evans
  • flag icon 2021 FIVB Rubavu - T17th with Billy Allen
  • flag icon 2021 FIVB Cancun #2 - international debut
  • flag icon 2015 FIVB U21 World Championships - with Men's U21 National Team (indoor)
  • Medal 2015 NORCECA Pan American Cup - Silver with Men's U21 National Team (indoor)
  • Medal 2014 NORCECA Men's U21 Continental Championship - Bronze with Men's U21 National Team

Personal Highlights

  • Volleyball icon Born in 1995
  • Volleyball icon Majored in communication at USC
  • Volleyball icon Played at Southern California Volleyball Club ... led to SCVB to 17U gold at 2012 USAV Junior National Championships
  • Volleyball icon Also participated in 2012 High Performance Championships, making the all-tournament team

 

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  • On forgoing a career as a financial advisor to play beach volleyball (on the Sandcast podcast):"I remember one day in the office I was like ‘What am I doing? I’m not making any money anyway, I might as well go out to the beach. Nobody is going to give their life savings to a 23-year-old...'"