Jordan Fithian

USA Team Handball

College: Emporia State University
Club:
New York Athletic Club
Position:
Circle/Pivot
Height:
6'6"
Hometown:
McPherson, KS
Current Residence:
Concord, NH
 
USA Team Handball Career
2012: Pan American Championship, 5th place, Co-Captain
2011: Pan American Games, 7th place
2011: Second Chance Qualifier, 1st place
201: Pan American Games Qualifier
 
Individual Career
2013: USA Club Championships, 1st place
2012: German Oberliga, 2nd place, MVP
2010: SG Burchkobel, Top Scorer
2010: German Sudbadenliga, Top Scorer

Personal
In 2004, Fithian was named Kansas' Mr. Basketball and Kansas' Gatorade Player of the Year. After graduating McPherson High School as All-Time Leading Scorer in basketball, Fithian attended Emporia State University as a member of the Men's basketball team. He began playing handball with New England Freeze in 2008 and moved to Germany a year later to pursue the sport. Wife, Jennifer, has been a USA Women's Team Handball player since joining the residency program in 2006. She spent three years playing in the top divisions in Germany. Fithian is a Sales and Operations expert for Graphic Packaging International. Jordan and Jennifer have a daughter, Charlotte.

Social Media
Twitter: @JKFithian44
Instagram: @JKFithian44

Check out Fithian's blog "Jordan & Jen: Live from Germany" to read all about the couple's handball [and life] experiences in Germany.