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CareerTimeline

Most Notable

  • Volleyball icon Former partners include: Reid Priddy (2019), John Hyden (2018), Casey Patterson (2017), Billy Allen (2015-16), (2016), Sean Rosenthal (2015), Todd Rogers (2013-14)
  • Volleyball icon Placed fourth at the 2015 World Championships with Nick Lucena
  • Volleyball icon Won his first FIVB medal when he took bronze with Todd Rogers at the 2014 Long Beach Grand Slam
  • Volleyball icon Took silver at 2019 FIVB Kuala Lumpur with Reid Priddy
  • Volleyball icon Has won three gold medals on the NORCECA Continental Tour, two with Olympian Todd Rogers and one with Nick Lucena
  • Volleyball icon Played indoors professionally in Greece, Italy and Germany
  • Volleyball icon Member of the indoor U.S. Men's A2 Team that won the 2010 Pan American Cup in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Volleyball icon Member of the indoor U.S. Men’s Junior National Team that finished eighth at the FIVB World Championship in Visakhapatnam, India

Events

  • flag 2019 FIVB The Hague - T25th with Reid Priddy
  • flag 2019 FIVB Sydney - T9th with Reid Priddy
  • Medal 2019 FIVB Kuala Lumpur - Silver with Reid Priddy
  • flag 2019 FIVB Itapema - 5th with Reid Priddy
  • flag 2019 FIVB Ostrava - T25th with Reid Priddy
  • flag 2019 FIVB Warsaw - T17th with Reid Priddy
  • flag 2019 FIVB Espinho - 9th with Reid Priddy
  • flag 2019 FIVB Tokyo - 19th with Reid Priddy
  • flag 2019 FIVB Vienna - 25th with Reid Priddy
  • Medal 2015 FIVB St. Petersburg - Bronze with Nick Lucena
  • flag 2015 FIVB The Hague - 4th with Nick Lucena
  • Medal 2014 NORCECA Grand Cayman - Gold with Todd Rogers
  • Medal 2014 NORCECA Varadero - Gold with Todd Rogers
  • Medal 2014 FIVB Long Beach - Bronze with Todd Rogers
  • flag 2014 FIVB Xiamen - 4th with John Mayer
  • Medal 2013 NORCECA San Diego - Gold with Nick Lucena

Personal Highlights

  • Volleyball icon Born Theodore Allen Brunner in 1985
  • Volleyball icon Married Joanna Klironomos in 2015; the pair has a daughter named Isidora (2018)
  • Volleyball icon Parents are Tim and Sally Brunner
  • Volleyball icon Has an older brother, Max, an older sister, Emily, and a younger sister, Lydia
  • Volleyball icon Graduated from UC Santa Barbara in 2008 with a BA in philosophy
  • Volleyball icon At UC Santa Barbara, AVCA First Team All-American, First Team All MPSF, Second Team All-MPSF
  • Volleyball icon Played setter and middle blocker at Ridgefield High School and earned First Team All-FCIAC and First Team All-State honors after leading the Tigers to the 2003 Connecticut Class L State Championship
  • Volleyball icon Began playing volleyball in 2000 with Connecticut Juniors and at Ridgefield High School

 

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