Name: Jese Schag
Position: Setter
Sport: Sitting Volleyball
Discipline(s): Sitting Volleyball
Height: 6-2
Birthplace: Norway, Ill.
Hometown: Edmond, Okla.
High School: Serena High School (Serena, Ill.)
College: San Diego City College
Paralympic Experience
  • 2016: Paralymopic Games in Rio de Janeiro (8th Place)
World Championship Experience
  • 2014: ParaVolley World Championships (10th Place)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2015: Parapan American Games (Silver)
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  • First played volleyball as a member of the Marine Corps’ Wounded Warrior Games team in 2010
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  • Was injured in a motorcycle accident in 2009 in which his right leg was amputated.
  • Schag served in the Marines from 2008 until 2011.
  • Won gold in sitting volleyball and wheelchair basketball and bronze in the 50-meter breaststroke at the 2010 Wounded Warrior Games
Personal: The happiest moment of his life was the birth of his daughter, Adrianna, in 2011