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The following is a list of players who practiced with the U.S. Men's National Training Team in Anaheim, Calif., at some point during the winter of 2007:

Name Height Position Hometown College or University

Matt Denmark (6-8 MB Edmond, Okla. Ball State)
Andy Hein (6-11 MB Carol Stream, Ill. Pepperdine)
Tyler Hildebrand (6-5 S Mesa, Ariz. Long Beach State)
Casey Jennings (6-3 L Las Vegas, Nev. BYU)
Paul Johnson (6-8 OH Mission Viejo, Calif. UCLA)
Kris Kraushaar (6-7 OH Irvine, Calif. UCLA)
Matt McKinney (6-8 OH Santa Ynez, Calif. UCLA)
Nate Meerstein (6-9 MB Pittsburgh, Pa. Penn State)
Nils Nielsen (6-4 OH Fallbrook, Calif. Cal State Northridge)
Jimmy Pelzel (6-5 OH Lake Forest, Calif. UC Irvine)
Reid Priddy (6-4 OH Richmond, Va. Loyola Marymount)
Matt Proper (6-7 OPP Guy Mills, Pa. Penn State)
Alfee Reft (5-10 L Oxnard, Calif., Hawai'i)
Jason Ring (6-2 OPP Bend, Ore. Hawai'i)
Damien Scott (6-5 OH Santa Ana, Calif. UCLA)
Brandon Taliaferro (6-5 S San Clemente, Calif. UCLA)
Robert Tarr (6-6 OPP Rockledge, Fla. Long Beach State)
Allan Vince (6-7 MB S. Pasadena, Calif. UCLA)
Brian Zodrow (6-3 OH/OPP Kaneohe, Hawai'i Pacific)

U.S. Men's Training Team
2007 Southern California Tour

Feb. 10: Mater Dei High School (Santa Ana)
Feb. 17: Canyon High School (Anaheim)
Feb. 24: Cal Baptist University (Riverside)
March 3: J Serra High School (San Juan Capistrano)

1 Matt McKinney (Santa Ynez, Calif. UCLA 6-8 OH)
2 Jimmy Pelzel (Lake Forest, Calif. UC Irvine 6-5 OH)
3 Andy Hein (Carol Stream, Ill. Pepperdine 6-11 MB)
4 Matt Proper (Guy Mills, Pa. Penn State 6-7 OPP)
5 Brandon Taliaferro (San Clemente, Calif. UCLA 6-5 S)
6 Brian Zodrow (Kaneohe, Hawaii Pacific 6-3 OH/OPP)
7 Nate Meerstein (Pittsburgh, Pa. Penn State 6-9 MB)
8 Reid Priddy (Richmond, Va. Loyola Marymount 6-4 OH)
9 Allan Vince (S. Pasadena, Calif. UCLA MB)
10 Damien Scott (Santa Ana, Calif. UCLA 6-5 OH)
11 Alfee Reft (Oxnard, Calif. Hawai'i 5-10 L)
12 Nils Nielsen (Fallbrook, Calif. Cal State Northridge 6-4 OH)
13 Robert Tarr (Rockledge, Fla. Long Beach State 6-6 OPP)
14 Tyler Hildebrand (Mesa, Ariz. Long Beach State 6-5 S)
15 Paul Johnson (Mission Viejo, Calif. UCLA 6-8 OH)
16 Kris Kraushaar (Irvine, Calif. UCLA 6-7 OH)
17 Jason Ring (Bend, Ore. Hawai'i 6-2 OPP)
18 Casey Jennings (Las Vegas, Nev. BYU 6-3 L)

Head Coach Hugh McCutcheon
Assistant Coach Ron Larsen
Assistant Coach Troy Tanner
Assistant Coach Jamie Morrison
Assistant Coach Jay Hosack
Athletic Trainer Aaron Brock

2007 FIVB World League
U.S. Preliminary Roster

1 Lloy Ball (S, 6-8, Woodburn, Ind., Indiana-Purdue, Fort Wayne)
2 Sean Rooney (OH, 6-9, Wheaton, Ill., Pepperdine)
3 Jim Polster (OH, 6-6, Laguna Niguel, Calif., Long Beach State)
Brandon Taliaferro (S, 6-5, San Clemente, Calif., UCLA)
5 Rich Lambourne (L, 6-3, Tustin, Calif., BYU)
6 Phil Eatherton (MB, 6-9, Glencoe, Mo., Ball State)
David Lee (MB, 6-8, Alpine, Calif., Long Beach State)
8 Reid Priddy (OH, 6-5, Richmond, Va., Loyola Marymount)
9 Ryan Millar (MB, 6-8, Palmdale, Calif., BYU)
10 Riley Salmon (OH, 6-6, League City, Texas, Pierce College)
11 Brook Billings (OPP, 6-5, Santa Barbara, Calif., USC)
12 C Tom Hoff (MB, 6-8, Park Ridge, Ill., Long Beach State)
13 Clay Stanley (OPP, 6-9, Honolulu, Hawai'i, Hawai'i)
14 Kevin Hansen (S, 6-5, Newport Beach, Calif., Stanford)
15 Gabe Gardner (OH, 6-9, San Clemente, Calif., Stanford)
16 Dave McKienzie (OPP, 6-4, Littleton, Colo., Long Beach State)
17 Delano Thomas (MB, 6-7, Sacramento, Calif., Hawai'i)
18 Nils Nielsen (OH, 6-4, Fallbrook, Calif., Cal State Northridge)
19 Alfee Reft (L, 5-10, Oxnard, Calif., Hawai'i)

Team manager

Beal, Douglas

Head coach

McCutcheon, Hugh

Assistant coach

Larsen, Ronald

Doctor

Briner, William

Therapist / trainer

Speraw, John

 

2007 FIVB World League
USA vs. France
May 26-27, 2007 - Portland, Ore.


2 Sean Rooney (OH, 6-9, Wheaton, Ill., Pepperdine)
3 Jim Polster (OH, 6-6, Laguna Niguel, Calif., Long Beach State)
Brandon Taliaferro (S, 6-5, San Clemente, Calif., UCLA)
5 Rich Lambourne (L, 6-3, Tustin, Calif., BYU)
6 Phil Eatherton (MB, 6-9, Glencoe, Mo., Ball State)
David Lee (MB, 6-8, Alpine, Calif., Long Beach State)
8 Reid Priddy (OH, 6-5, Richmond, Va., Loyola Marymount)
9 Ryan Millar (MB, 6-8, Palmdale, Calif., BYU)
10 Riley Salmon (OH, 6-6, League City, Texas, Pierce College)
14 Kevin Hansen (S, 6-5, Newport Beach, Calif., Stanford)
15 Gabe Gardner (OH, 6-9, San Clemente, Calif., Stanford)
16 Dave McKienzie (OPP, 6-4, Littleton, Colo., Long Beach State)

Team manager

Beal, Douglas

Head coach

McCutcheon, Hugh

Assistant coach

Larsen, Ronald

Doctor

Briner, William

Therapist / trainer

Speraw, John

U.S. Roster
Japan at USA
June 1-2 , 2007 in Green Bay, Wis.
(Twelve-man rosters can be updated between World League weekends)


2 Sean Rooney (OH, 6-9, Wheaton, Ill., Pepperdine)
3 Jim Polster (OH, 6-6, Laguna Niguel, Calif., Long Beach State)
Brandon Taliaferro (S, 6-5, San Clemente, Calif., UCLA)
5 Rich Lambourne (L, 6-3, Tustin, Calif., BYU)
6 Phil Eatherton (MB, 6-9, Glencoe, Mo., Ball State)
David Lee (MB, 6-8, Alpine, Calif., Long Beach State)
8 Reid Priddy (OH, 6-5, Richmond, Va., Loyola Marymount)
9 Ryan Millar (MB, 6-8, Palmdale, Calif., BYU)
10 Riley Salmon (OH, 6-6, League City, Texas, Pierce College)
11 Brook Billings (OPP, 6-5, Santa Barbara, Calif., USC)
14 Kevin Hansen (S, 6-5, Newport Beach, Calif., Stanford)
15 Gabe Gardner (OH, 6-9, San Clemente, Calif., Stanford)


Team manager

Beal, Douglas

Head coach

McCutcheon, Hugh

Assistant coach

Larsen, Ronald

Doctor

Briner, William

Therapist / trainer

Speraw, John

2007 FIVB World League
U.S. at France
June 8-9, 2007 - Lyon, France


2 Sean Rooney (OH, 6-9, Wheaton, Ill., Pepperdine)
3 Jim Polster (OH, 6-6, Laguna Niguel, Calif., Long Beach State)
Brandon Taliaferro (S, 6-5, San Clemente, Calif., UCLA)
5 Rich Lambourne (L, 6-3, Tustin, Calif., BYU)
6 Phil Eatherton (MB, 6-9, Glencoe, Mo., Ball State)
8 Reid Priddy (OH, 6-5, Richmond, Va., Loyola Marymount)
9 Ryan Millar (MB, 6-8, Palmdale, Calif., BYU)
10 Riley Salmon (OH, 6-6, League City, Texas, Pierce College)
11 Brook Billings (OPP, 6-5, Santa Barbara, Calif., USC)
12 C Tom Hoff (MB, 6-8, Park Ridge, Ill., Long Beach State)
13 Clay Stanley (OPP, 6-9, Honolulu, Hawai'i, Hawai'i)
14 Kevin Hansen (S, 6-5, Newport Beach, Calif., Stanford)

Team manager

Beal, Douglas

Head coach

McCutcheon, Hugh

Assistant coach

Larsen, Ronald

Doctor

Briner, William

Therapist / trainer

Speraw, John

2007 FIVB World League

U.S. Roster

USA vs. Italy, June 15-16, 2007 - Chicago, Ill.
 
2 Sean Rooney (OH, 6-9, Wheaton, Ill., Pepperdine)
3 Jim Polster (OH, 6-6, Laguna Niguel, Calif., Long Beach State)
Brandon Taliaferro (S, 6-5, San Clemente, Calif., UCLA)
5 Rich Lambourne (L, 6-3, Tustin, Calif., BYU)
David Lee (MB, 6-8, Alpine, Calif., Long Beach State)
8 Reid Priddy (OH, 6-5, Richmond, Va., Loyola Marymount)
9 Ryan Millar (MB, 6-8, Palmdale, Calif., BYU)
10 Riley Salmon (OH, 6-6, League City, Texas, Pierce College)
12 C Tom Hoff (MB, 6-8, Park Ridge, Ill., Long Beach State)
13 Clay Stanley (OPP, 6-9, Honolulu, Hawai'i, Hawai'i)
14 Kevin Hansen (S, 6-5, Newport Beach, Calif., Stanford)
15 Gabe Gardner (OH, 6-9, San Clemente, Calif., Stanford)

Team manager

Beal, Douglas

Head coach

McCutcheon, Hugh

Assistant coach

Larsen, Ronald

Doctor

Briner, William

Therapist / trainer

Speraw, John


2007 FIVB World League
U.S. vs. Japan
Kumamoto, Japan



2 Sean Rooney (OH, 6-9, Wheaton, Ill., Pepperdine)
3 Jim Polster (OH, 6-6, Laguna Niguel, Calif., Long Beach State)
Brandon Taliaferro (S, 6-5, San Clemente, Calif., UCLA)
5 Rich Lambourne (L, 6-3, Tustin, Calif., BYU)
David Lee (MB, 6-8, Alpine, Calif., Long Beach State)
8 Reid Priddy (OH, 6-5, Richmond, Va., Loyola Marymount)
9 Ryan Millar (MB, 6-8, Palmdale, Calif., BYU)
10 Riley Salmon (OH, 6-6, League City, Texas, Pierce College)
12 C Tom Hoff (MB, 6-8, Park Ridge, Ill., Long Beach State)
13 Clay Stanley (OPP, 6-9, Honolulu, Hawai'i, Hawai'i)
14 Kevin Hansen (S, 6-5, Newport Beach, Calif., Stanford)
15 Gabe Gardner (OH, 6-9, San Clemente, Calif., Stanford)



Team manager

Beal, Douglas

Head coach

McCutcheon, Hugh

Assistant coach

Larsen, Ronald

Doctor

Briner, William

Therapist / trainer

Speraw, John

 

2007 FIVB World League
U.S. vs. Italy
Naples and Avelino, Italy


2 Sean Rooney (OH, 6-9, Wheaton, Ill., Pepperdine)
3 Jim Polster (OH, 6-6, Laguna Niguel, Calif., Long Beach State)
Brandon Taliaferro (S, 6-5, San Clemente, Calif., UCLA)
5 Rich Lambourne (L, 6-3, Tustin, Calif., BYU)
David Lee (MB, 6-8, Alpine, Calif., Long Beach State)
8 Reid Priddy (OH, 6-5, Richmond, Va., Loyola Marymount)
9 Ryan Millar (MB, 6-8, Palmdale, Calif., BYU)
10 Riley Salmon (OH, 6-6, League City, Texas, Pierce College)
12 C Tom Hoff (MB, 6-8, Park Ridge, Ill., Long Beach State)
13 Clay Stanley (OPP, 6-9, Honolulu, Hawai'i, Hawai'i)
14 Kevin Hansen (S, 6-5, Newport Beach, Calif., Stanford)
15 Gabe Gardner (OH, 6-9, San Clemente, Calif., Stanford)


Team manager

Beal, Douglas

Head coach

McCutcheon, Hugh

Assistant coach

Larsen, Ronald

Doctor

Briner, William

Therapist / trainer

Speraw, John

 

2007 FIVB World League - Final Round
Katowice, Poland
July 11-15, 2007


2 Sean Rooney (OH, 6-9, Wheaton, Ill., Pepperdine)
3 Jim Polster (OH, 6-6, Laguna Niguel, Calif., Long Beach State)
Brandon Taliaferro (S, 6-5, San Clemente, Calif., UCLA)
5 Rich Lambourne (L, 6-3, Tustin, Calif., BYU)
David Lee (MB, 6-8, Alpine, Calif., Long Beach State)
8 Reid Priddy (OH, 6-5, Richmond, Va., Loyola Marymount)
9 Ryan Millar (MB, 6-8, Palmdale, Calif., BYU)
10 Riley Salmon (OH, 6-6, League City, Texas, Pierce College)
12 C Tom Hoff (MB, 6-8, Park Ridge, Ill., Long Beach State)
13 Clay Stanley (OPP, 6-9, Honolulu, Hawai'i, Hawai'i)
14 Kevin Hansen (S, 6-5, Newport Beach, Calif., Stanford)
15 Gabe Gardner (OH, 6-9, San Clemente, Calif., Stanford)


Team manager

Beal, Douglas

Head coach

McCutcheon, Hugh

Assistant coach

Larsen, Ronald

Doctor

Briner, William

Therapist / trainer

Speraw, John

 

2007 U.S. Men's National Team Pan American Games Roster
July 23-28, 2007; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


David Lee (MB, 6-8, Alpine, Calif., Long Beach State)
2 Sean Rooney (OH, 6-9, Wheaton, Ill., Pepperdine)
3 Jim Polster (OH, 6-6, Laguna Niguel, Calif., Long Beach State)
4 Brandon Taliaferro (S, 6-5, San Clemente, Calif., UCLA)
5 Rich Lambourne (L, 6-3, Tustin, Calif., BYU)
9 Andrew Hein (MB, 6-11, Carol Stream, Ill., Pepperdine)
11 Brook Billings (OPP, 6-5, Santa Barbara, Calif., USC)
12 Pieter Olree (OH, 6-6, Reading, Penn., Ohio State)
14 Kevin Hansen (S, 6-5, Newport Beach, Calif., Stanford)
16 David McKienzie (OPP, 6-4, Littleton, Colo., Long Beach State)
17 Delano Thomas (MB, 6-7, Sacramento, Calif., Hawai'i)
18 Nils Nielsen (OH, 6-4, Fallbrook, Calif., Cal State Northridge)

Team leader

Rob Browning

Head coach

Ron Larsen

Assistant coach

John Speraw

Medical support

Aaron Brock

Therapist / trainer

Jamie Morrison

2007 U.S. Men's World University Games Roster
Aug. 9-13 at Bangkok, Thailand

No.

Name

Position

Height

Hometown

College

1

Alfred Reft

L

5-9

Oxnard, Calif.

Hawai'i

2

Paul Lotman

OH

6-7

Lakewood, Calif.

Long Beach State

3

Andy Hein

MB

6-11

Carol Stream, Ill.

Pepperdine

5

C.J. Macias

OH

6-4

Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

IPFW

6

Matt Proper

Opp.

6-7

Meadville, Pa.

Penn State

7

Brian Thornton

S

6-3

San Clemente, Calif.

UC Irvine

8

Evan Patak

Opp.

6-8

Pleasanton, Calif.

UC Santa Barbara

9

Robert Tarr

OH

6-6

Cape Canaveral, Fla.

Long Beach State

10

Nick Scheftic

MB

6-11

Santa Barbara, Calif.

UCLA

11

Jayson Jablonsky

OH

6-5

Yorba Linda, Calif.

UC Irvine

12

David Smith

MB

6-7

Saugus, Calif.

UC Irvine

15

Jonathan Winder

S

6-8

Irvine, Calif.

Pepperdine

Head Coach: Alan Knipe (Long Beach State)
Assistant Coach: John Hawks (Southern California)
Assistant Coach: Daniel Fisher (University of San Francisco)

U.S. Men's National Team
2007 America's Cup Roster
Aug. 15-19, 2007; Manaus, Brazil

1 Lloy Ball (S, 6-8, Woodburn, Ind., Indiana-Purdue, Fort Wayne)
2 Sean Rooney (OH, 6-9, Wheaton, Ill., Pepperdine)
3 Jim Polster (OH, 6-6, Laguna Niguel, Calif., Long Beach State)
5 Rich Lambourne (L, 6-3, Tustin, Calif., BYU)
6 Phil Eatherton (MB, 6-9, Glencoe, Mo., Ball State)
8 Reid Priddy (OH, 6-5, Richmond, Va., Loyola Marymount)
9 Ryan Millar (MB, 6-8, Palmdale, Calif., BYU)
10 Riley Salmon (OH, 6-6, League City, Texas, Pierce College)
11 Brook Billings (OPP, 6-5, Santa Barbara, Calif., USC)
12 C Tom Hoff (MB, 6-8, Park Ridge, Ill., Long Beach State)
13 Clay Stanley (OPP, 6-9, Honolulu, Hawai'i, Hawai'i)
14 Kevin Hansen (S, 6-5, Newport Beach, Calif., Stanford)

Team manager Morrison, Jamie
Head coach McCutcheon, Hugh
Assistant coach Larsen, Ronald
Assistant coach Speraw, John
Medical support Brock, Aaron

U.S. Roster for NORCECA Continental Championship
Sept. 16-21, 2007; Anaheim, Calif.

1 Lloy Ball (S, 6-8, Woodburn, Ind., IPFW)
3 Jim Polster (OH, 6-6, Laguna Niguel, Calif., Long Beach State)
5 Rich Lambourne (L, 6-3, Tustin, Calif., BYU)
7 David Lee (MB, 6-8, Alpine, Calif., Long Beach State)
8 Reid Priddy (OH, 6-5, Richmond, Va., Loyola Marymount)
9 Ryan Millar (MB, 6-8, Palmdale, Calif., BYU)
10 Riley Salmon (OH, 6-6, League City, Texas, Pierce College)
12 C Tom Hoff (MB, 6-8, Park Ridge, Ill., Long Beach State)
13 Clay Stanley (OPP, 6-9, Honolulu, Hawai'i, Hawai'i)
14 Kevin Hansen (S, 6-5, Newport Beach, Calif., Stanford)
15 Gabe Gardner (OH, 6-9, San Clemente, Calif., Stanford)
18 Scott Touzinsky (OH, 6-7, St. Louis, Mo., Long Beach State)

Team Manager Dunphy, Marv
Head Coach McCutcheon, Hugh
Assistant Coach Larsen, Ronald
Assistant Coach Speraw, John
Technical Coordinator Morrison, Jamie
Medical Support Brock, Aaron

2007 FIVB World Cup
U.S. Preliminary Roster

1 Lloy Ball (S, 6-8, Woodburn, Ind., Indiana-Purdue, Fort Wayne)
2 Sean Rooney (OH, 6-9, Wheaton, Ill., Pepperdine)
3 Jim Polster (OH, 6-6, Laguna Niguel, Calif., Long Beach State)
4 David Lee (MB, 6-8, Alpine, Calif., Long Beach State)
5 Rich Lambourne (L, 6-3, Tustin, Calif., BYU)
6 Phil Eatherton (MB, 6-9, Glencoe, Mo., Ball State)
7 Donald Suxho (S, 6-5, Korce, Albania, USC bv)
8 Reid Priddy (OH, 6-5, Richmond, Va., Loyola Marymount)
9 Ryan Millar (MB, 6-8, Palmdale, Calif., BYU)
10 Riley Salmon (OH, 6-6, League City, Texas, Pierce College)
11 Brook Billings (OPP, 6-5, Santa Barbara, Calif., USC)
12 C Tom Hoff (MB, 6-8, Park Ridge, Ill., Long Beach State)
13 Clay Stanley (OPP, 6-9, Honolulu, Hawai'i, Hawai'i)
14 Kevin Hansen (S, 6-5, Newport Beach, Calif., Stanford)
15 Gabe Gardner (OH, 6-9, San Clemente, Calif., Stanford)
16 Brandon Taliaferro (S, 6-5, San Clemente, Calif., UCLA)
17 Delano Thomas (MB, 6-7, Sacramento, Calif., Hawai'i)
18 Scott Touzinsky (OH, 6-6, St. Louis, Mo., Long Beach State)
19 Alfee Reft (L, 5-10, Oxnard, Calif., Hawai'i)


Team manager Beal, Douglas
Head coach McCutcheon, Hugh
Assistant coach Larsen, Ronald
Doctor Briner, William
Therapist / trainer Speraw, John

2007 FIVB World Cup
Nov. 18- Dec. 3 in Japan

1 Lloy Ball (S, 6-8, Woodburn, Ind., Indiana-Purdue, Fort Wayne)
2 Sean Rooney (OH, 6-9, Wheaton, Ill., Pepperdine)
3 Jim Polster (OH, 6-6, Laguna Niguel, Calif., Long Beach State)
4 David Lee (MB, 6-8, Alpine, Calif., Long Beach State)
5 Rich Lambourne (L, 6-3, Tustin, Calif., BYU)
8 Reid Priddy (OH, 6-5, Richmond, Va., Loyola Marymount)
9 Ryan Millar (MB, 6-8, Palmdale, Calif., BYU)
10 Riley Salmon (OH, 6-6, League City, Texas, Pierce College)
12 C Tom Hoff (MB, 6-8, Park Ridge, Ill., Long Beach State)
13 Clay Stanley (OPP, 6-9, Honolulu, Hawai'i, Hawai'i)
14 Kevin Hansen (S, 6-5, Newport Beach, Calif., Stanford)
15 Gabe Gardner (OH, 6-9, San Clemente, Calif., Stanford)

Team manager Dunphy, Marv
Head coach McCutcheon, Hugh
Assistant coach Larsen, Ronald
Doctor Briner, William
Therapist / trainer John Speraw