Final Paralympic Qualifier Record


Next Match


Last Match

vs. UKR

L, 3-0

April 10, 2024


World Rank


Men's Sitting Team National Athletes

Benjamin Aman

Outside Hitter, 6-5

Nicholas Dadgostar

Nicholas Dadgostar

Outside Hitter/Setter/Defensive Specialist, 6-0

Eric Duda

Outside Hitter, 6-5

Roderick Green

Middle Blocker, 6-3

John Kremer

John Kremer

Libero, 5-9

J. Dee Marinko

Outside Hitter, 6-4

Dan Regan

Middle Blocker, 6-0

Chris Seilkop

Outside Hitter, 6-6

James Stuck

Middle Blocker, 6-5

Charlie Swearingen

Middle Blocker, 6-3

Zach Upp

Opposite, 6-5

Patrick Young

Outside Hitter, 6-4

Past Results

Past MSNT Events


Paralympic Games

The U.S. Men’s Sitting Team will be looking for its eighth trip to the Paralympic Games in 2024. The team last qualified in 2016, finishing eighth. Their best finish was in 2004, finishing sixth. Their sixth-place finish at Worlds in 2022 was their best ever.

Recent Finishes

  • 2022 World ParaVolleybal World Championship – 6th
  • 2019 Parapan American Games – Silver
  • 2018 Sitting World Championship – 7th
Eric Duda digs
Zach Upp playing sitting


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Men’s Head Coach: Greg Walker
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