- 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
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- 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 at Penn State
- Played on the U.S. Men's Junior National Team in 2006 and '07
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After losing the first two sets, Team USA fought back and earned bronze over Russia for its first medal since '08.
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Team USA put up a fight, forcing the match to five sets; will now play for bronze.
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