Taylor Crabb

Volleyball

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Home: Honolulu, Hawaii
Position: Outside Hitter
Height: 6-0
Weight: 155
Last Club Team/Coach: Outrigger Canoe Club/Tino Reyes
High School/Grad Year: Punahou High School/2010
College: Long Beach State

PERSONAL: Born Taylor Kikaha o kekai Crabb on Jan. 26, 1992 in Honolulu, Hawai'i... Parents are Chris and Paula Crabb... Has one brother, Trevor (1989)... Mother competed in gymnastics at Southern Connecticut University... Brother plays basketball for the University of Puget Sound... Cousin Lindsey Berg was on the 2004 and 2008 National Volleyball Teams... Uncle Tony Crabb was assistant coach with 1984 volleyball team that won the gold medal in Los Angeles... Hobby is hanigng out with friends... Favorite food is Italian... Favorite music category is rap/hip hop and favorite musical artist is Usher... Favorite athlete is Lebron James and favorite sports team is the Miami Heat... Favorite movie is Bourne Ultimatum... Favorite actor is Matt Damon... Most admired person is his mother becasue "she's hard working, sincere and caring"... Happiest moment in life is "going to college."

INTERNATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS: 2011- Member of the U.S. Men's Junior National Team that will compete in Brazil at the 2011 FIVB Men's Junior World Championship... 2010 - Was a member of the Men's Junior National Team that won the NORCECA Continental Championship in Gatineau, Quebec, Canada... Crabb was named the tournament's best spiker, finishing with 35 kills and five faults on 60 attempts for a success percentage of 56.67... Crabb was the United States' leading scorer and tied for 23 overall with 40 points on 34 kills, four blocks and two aces... He was second among all receivers (to teammate Evan Mottram) with 30 excellent receptions and one fault on 54 attempts for an efficiency percentage of 53.7. 2009 - Was a member of the Boys' Youth National Team that finished 10th at the FIVB Boys' Youth World Championship in Italy.

CLUB/PREP HIGHLIGHTS: 2008 - A2 Camp in Tucson, Crabb was named MVP... JOVC 3rd place... Punahou High School All-State first team... Attended winter camp in Colorado. 2007-Developmental Camp MVP.