- MOST NOTABLE
- Finished fifth at the 2012 and 2008 Olympic Games with then partner Sean Rosenthal
- Finished fifth at the 2015 Beach World Championships with Casey Patterson. Duo was eliminated in the quarterfinals by Brazil
- Won the 2015 St. Petersburg Grand Slam with Casey Patterson and was also named the tournaments Most Outstanding Player
- 2014 AVP's men's Team of the Year and Most Valuable Player he won the AVP Championship with Casey Patterson
- DID YOU KNOW
- Finished sixth in Olympic rankings with Casey Patterson; duo will be seeded sixth at the Olympics. Pair satisfied their Olympic qualification requirements at the Moscow Grand Slam
- Tied for fifth at the Porec Major and fifth at the Gstaad Major, their final international event prior to the Olympics
- Placed fourth at the Olsztyn Grand Slam, the first event following Olympic qualification, which tied their best finish in 2016
- Took fifth place at the Hamburg Major, finishing Olympic qualification with one gold and one silver
- With Patterson, finished fifth at the Cincinnati Open and fourth at the Moscow Grand Slam
- Took a break from the FIVB World Tour and finished second at the AVP New Orleans Open, first at the Huntington Beach Open, San Francisco and Manhattan Beach with Patterson
- Finished with back-to-back fifth at the second Qatar Open of the qualifying season, and Fortaleza, their best finishes since August when they won silver in Poland
- Started the 2016 FIVB World Tour finishing ninth on three consecutive occasions with Patterson: at the Puerto Vallarta Open, Rio Grand Slam and Vitoria Open
- Tied for seventh at the inaugural FIVB World Tour Finals (2015) with Casey Patterson
- Placed eighth at the 2015 NORCECA Continental Tour Finals with Patterson
- Won the 2015 St. Petersburg Grand Slam with Casey Patterson and was also named the tournaments Most Outstanding Player. Was their first World Tour win since Shanghai 2013
- Placed second at the final Grand Slam of 2015 in Olsztyn, Poland, Gibb and Patterson's second podium finish of the season
- Started the 2015 FIVB World Tour tying for 9th in Moscow, Porec and Gstaad. Finished 17th in Stavanger. Took fifth at the Yokohama Grand Slam, and 25th in Long Beach for their eighth Top 25 finish in eight events
- Opened the 2015 AVP Tour winning the New Orleans Open and New York City Open, their 25th straight win and 10th team title
- Tied for third at the AVP Seattle Open with Patterson, their third podium finish of three 2015 events on the Tour and tied for third at the AVP Championships with Patterson, losing to the eventual winners Tri Bourne and John Hyden in the semifinals
- Finished the 2014 season ranked eighth by the FIVB, winning bronze at the Stare Jablonki Grand Slam
- Formed his current team, with partner Casey Patterson, during the 2013 season. Since then, they've won one gold, two silvers and one bronze at FIVB Grand Slams. (2014 bronze Stare Jablonki, 2013 gold Shanghai, silver Corrientes and Argentina).
- With Patterson, in 2013 the team medaled in all seven AVP events, including four-straight gold in Cincinnati, Atlantic City, St. Petersburgy and Santa Barbara.
- Has earned the AVP Team of the Year title three times, 2014 and 13 with Casey Patterson and 2005 with Stein Metzger.
- Finished the 2012 season with partner Sean Rosenthal as FIVB SWATCH World Tour champions. Won the NVL event in Santa Barbara and placed second at Jose Vuervo Pro Beach Series in Huntington Beach. Knocked out of the 2012 Olympic Games after losing in their second match, to Latvia's Plavins and Smedins.
- Finished second at the NVL Miami Beach event, third at the Miami Pro Beach tournament and second at the Jose Cuervo Series Hermosa Beach Open in 2011.
- Won his second Manhattan Beach Open title with Sean Rosenthal in 2009, his first was with Stein Metzger in 2005. Finished the year with four second place finishes and five thirds.
- Ranked seventh with partner Sean Rosenthal, finished the 2008 Olympic Games tied for fifth after losing to Brazil's Santos and Rego in the quarterfinals. Also in 08, won the SWATCH FIVB World Tour even in Prague. Secured Olympic berth in Moscow (July 1-6).
- In 2005, was named the FIVB Top Rookie and AVP MVP, an improvement off of 2004's AVP Most Improved Player accolade. With partner Stein Metzger, won four events on the AVP tour and finished second three times, third five times.
2013 Volleyball Awards
Jan. 17, 2014
A complete rundown of awards from the 2013 season
Dalhausser, Gibb Receive FIVB Kudos
BJ Evans Jan. 07, 2014
Phil Dalhausser is named Most Outstanding Player of 2013 and Jake Gibb voted Most Inspirational
FIVB Fans Vote Patterson Player of Year
BJ Evans Jan. 06, 2014
Casey Patterson and Laura Ludwig voted Players of the Year by FIVB Facebook fans
Gibb, Patterson are Beach Team of Year
BJ Evans Dec. 19, 2013
Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson combine their strengths to become USAV Beach Team of the Year
Gibb Voted Best Man on Beach
Dec. 18, 2013
Jake Gibb named 2013 USAV Male Beach Athlete of the Year
Two U.S. Beach Teams Qualify for Main Draw in Gstaad
Darci Miller July 09, 2013
Jennifer Fopma and Brooke Sweat and Summer Ross and Emily Day advance, join two other U.S. women's teams in the main draw. Men's qualifications begin July 10.
U.S. Beach Teams Continue Pool Play at World
BJ Evans July 02, 2013
Pavlik/Ross, Fendrick/Hochevar and Dalhausser/Rosenthal win on Tuesday
U.S. Women Open Beach Worlds With 3 Wins
BJ Evans July 01, 2013
Day/Ross and Fopma/Sweat pull off upsets on the first day of pool play while Ross/Pavlik defeats Fendrick/Hochevar
Top U.S. Beach Volleyball Teams Roam to Rome
June 18, 2013
Two U.S. women's beach teams qualify for the main draw at the FIVB Grand Slam in Rome.
Gibb, Patterson Knocked Out in 3rd Round
June 15, 2013
Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson fall to Brazil's Pedro Salgado and Bruno Schmidt
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