Scott Kevorken

Volleyball

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Home: Westlake Village, Calif.
Position: Middle Blocker
Height: 6-9
Weight: 190
Club Team/Coach: Pacific Palisades Volleyball Club/Matt Diaz
High School/Grad Year: West Lake High School/2009
College Status: Playing at UC Irvine

PERSONAL: Born Scott Michael Kevorken on February 16, 1991 in Tarzana, Calif. …Parents are Michael and Cindy Kevorken…Has two older sisters, Megan (1985) and Kate (1989), and one younger sister, Nicole (1995) …Father played basketball at Cal State University of Northridge from 1968-1972…Sister Kate plays basketball at the University of Nevada-Reno…Interests include going to the beach and hanging out with friends…Favorite food is “Mom’s cooking” …Favorite book is ‘Sacred Hoops'…Favorite musical genre is rock…Favorite musical group is The Beatles…Favorite professional team is the LA Dodgers and his favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant...Most admired person is my sister, Kate because "she fights for everything she wants and comes out of every battle as a champion."... Happiest moment in life was "when my mom was declared cancer-free."

USA VOLLEYBALL HIGHLIGHTS: 2011- Member of the U.S. Men's Junior National Team that will compete in the 2011 FIVB Men's Junior World Championships in Brazil... 2010- Member of the U.S. Men's Junior National Team... 2009 – Member of the A1 Boy’s Youth National training team. 2008 – Member of the A1 Boys’ Youth National Team that won the gold medal at the NORCECA tournament.

CLUB/PREP HONORS: 2009 Named league MVP…Named to first team All-Ventura County…Bronze medal, JOVC Open 18s Division. 2008 – First team All-Ventura County. 2006 – Bronze medal, JOVC Open 15s Division.

INTERESTING NOTE: "I wouldn't be playing volleyball if my sister hadn't beat me at basketball everytime we had played, especially when we were young."