Position: Outside Hitter
Club Team/Coach: Balboa Bay/John Hawks
High School/Grad Year: Tesoro High School/2010
College Status: Signed to Pepperdine
PERSONAL: Born Parker Thomas Kalmback on November 2, 1992 in Newport Beach, Calif. …Parents are Kurt and Barb Kalmbach…Has an older brother, Peter, and two older sisters, Emily and Alison…Favorite food is steak…Favorite book is ‘The Road’…Favorite musical genre is electronic…Favorite music group is Coldplay…Favorite professional team is Dalhausser/Rogers and his favorite athlete is Ivan Milijkovic…Interests include volleyball, body boarding, friends, music and ping pong…Most admired person is Marv Dunphy because “he is the best coach in the history of volleyball”…Lists playing in the 2009 Beach Youth World Championship in Alanya, Turkey as his happiest memory in life...
USA VOLLEYBALL HIGHLIGHTS: 2009 – Attended Boy’s youth A3 camp … Member of the USA Beach U19 National Team where he placed 17th with partner Dillan Bennett in the World Youth Championship…Attended High Performance Holiday Camp.
CLUB/PREP HONORS: 2009 – Gold medal, JOVC Open 16s Division.