- Served as backup opposite on the 2016 Olympic Team that won bronze
- Helped the U.S. Men win the 2015 FIVB World Cup and qualify for the 2016 Olympic Games
- Named 2011 AVCA Men's Division I-II National Player of the Year and MPSF Player of the Year
- In 2015, finished as the Polish league's leading scorer and helped his team, Lotos Trefl Gdansk place second in the league championship
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- Helped the U.S. Men win the gold medal at the 2013 NORCECA Championship
- Was the third-leading scorer for the U.S. Men’s Team that won the 2012 Pan American Cup
- Played on the team that won silver at the 2011 Pan American Cup
- Competed for the U.S. at the 2011 World University Games
- Captain of the Men’s Junior National Team that took bronze at the 2008 NORCECA Championship
- Captain of the Boys’ Youth National Team that competed at the 2007 FIVB World Championship
- Member of the Boys’ Youth National Team that took silver at the 2006 NORCECA Championship
- Has competed for club teams in Italy and Poland
- Received the 2010-11 Pac-10 Tom Hansen Conference Medal for the exhibition of the greatest combination of performance and achievement in scholarship, athletics and leadership
- AVCA All-American First Team in 2011 and 2009
- Started all four years at USC
- Helped his St. Louis (Mo.) University High team to the 2007 Missouri Class 4 State Volleyball Championship
- 2007 Volleyball Magazine All-American first team, Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 list and St. Louis Post-Dispatch All-Metro Player of the Year
25 Times Team USA Had The Most Precious Celebrations At The Rio Olympics
Sept. 14, 2016
See Team USA's most emotional medal celebrations from Rio 2016.
Back From The Brink, American Men Revel In Hard-Earned Volleyball Bronze
Nick McCarvel Aug. 21, 2016
After losing the first two sets, Team USA fought back and earned bronze over Russia for its first medal since '08.
U.S. Men's Volleyball Team Falls To Italy In Olympic Semifinal
Associated Press Aug. 19, 2016
Team USA put up a fight, forcing the match to five sets; will now play for bronze.
Team USA Cruises Into Men's Volleyball Semifinals With Three-Set Win Over Poland
Associated Press Aug. 17, 2016
The U.S. will face either Iran or Italy in the semifinals.
Quarterfinal Bound: U.S. Men Defeat Mexico
B.J. Hoeptner Evans Aug. 15, 2016
The U.S. Men win their third straight pool play match, 3-0 over Mexico, and live to play another day
Making Up Ground, U.S. Men's Volleyball Team Rolls Mexico To Advance To Quarterfinals
Aug. 15, 2016
Team captain David Lee scored 11 points to help push the U.S. into the quarterfinals.
Right Back In The Mix: The U.S. Men's Volleyball Team Defeats France To Improve To 2-2
Associated Press Aug. 13, 2016
In a must-win match, Team USA defeated France 3-1.
U.S. Men's Volleyball Team Earns Hard-Fought Victory Over Brazil
Associated Press Aug. 11, 2016
Team USA downed the previously-unbeaten host nation for its first win in Rio.
U.S. Men Open Olympics against Canada
B.J. Hoeptner Evans Aug. 06, 2016
U.S. Head Coach John Speraw hopes young team matures quickly
World League Ends Early for U.S. Men
B.J. Hoeptner Evans July 15, 2016
3-2 loss to Brazil crushes U.S. hopes for making it to semifinals of World League Final Round