Max Holt


Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio
Birth Year: 1987
Position: Middle Blocker
Height: 6-10 (205 cm)
Weight: 198 (90 kg)
College: Penn State ('09, journalism)
Joined Team: 2009

Twitter: @MaxwellHolt
Instagram: @MaxwellHolt



  • Helped the U.S. Men win the 2015 FIVB World Cup and qualify for the 2016 Olympic Games
  • Named Best Middle Blocker as the U.S. Men finished third at the 2015 FIVB World League
  • Helped the U.S. Men win the 2014 FIVB World League
  • Won the 2008 NCAA National Championship with Penn State
  • Finished the 2014 season as the U.S. Men's leading blocker and server and was their third-leading scorer (268 points on 160 kills, 67 blocks, 41 aces in 100 sets)
  • Finished the 2013 season as the U.S. Men’s second-leading scorer (177 points; 3.05 points per set) and leading blocker (54 blocks; .93 blocks per set)
  • Named No. 1 blocker on the 2014 all-star team at the FIVB Grand Champions Cup after finishing with 17 blocks (.85 blocks per set)
  • Named USAV's 2013 Male Indoor Most Improved Player
  • Was an alternate on the 2012 U.S. Olympic men's volleyball team
  • Played on the 2009 Pan American Cup team that won the gold medal in Chiapas, Mexico
  • Two time AVCA first team all-American
  • Played on the U.S. Men's Junior National Team in 2006 and '07
  • Full name is Maxwell Philip Holt
  • Parents are Kim and Angie Holt
  • Has two older siblings, Megan and Nick, and a younger brother, Sam, who also plays volleyball professionally

Updated in Oct. 2015

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