2018 U.S. Boys' Youth National Training Team

(This roster will be cut to 12 at the training camp May 25-June 4)

Name (Pos., Height, Hometown, Region)
Mason Briggs (L, 5-11, Valencia, Calif., So Cal)
Adam Chang (MB, 6-5, San Diego, Calif., So Cal)
Joseph Deluzio (OH, 6-6, Windermere, Fla., Florida)
Nathaniel Gates (MB, 6-8, La Jolla, Calif., So Cal)
Clarke Godbold (Opp, 6-5, San Pedro, Calif., So Cal)
James Hartley (OH, 6-6, Waxhaw, N.C., Carolina)
Ethan Hill (MB, 6-7, San Clemente, Calif., So Cal)
Gavin Julien (MB, 6-8, Whitefish Bay, Wis., Badger)
Joseph Karlous (S, 6-0, Costa Mesa, Calif., So Cal)
Kevin Kauling (S, 6-8, Naperville, Ill., Great Lakes)
Alex Knight (OH, 6-6, Culver City, Calif., So Cal)
Aidan Knipe (S, 6-2, Huntington Beach, Calif., So Cal)
Nathan Lietzke (S, 6-4, Austin, Texas, Lone Star)
Cole Power (L, 5-10, Huntington Beach, Calif., So Cal)
Sebastian Rodriguez (OH, 6-4, Hermosa Beach, Calif., So Cal)
Ethan Smith (MB, 6-7, Laguna Niguel, Calif., So Cal)
Scott Solan (Opp, 6-8, Las Vegas, Nev., So Cal)
Kyle Vom Steeg (Opp, 6-7, Laguna Niguel, Calif., So Cal)
Zachary Schneider (OH, 6-6, Lockport, N.Y., Western Empire)
Akhil Tangutur (OH, 6-4, Pacific Palisades, Calif., So Cal)

Head Coach: Brad Keller (UCLA men’s volleyball assistant coach)
Assistant Coach: Nick MacRae (Long Beach State men’s volleyball associate head coach)
Assistant Coach: Colin McMillan (Penn State men’s volleyball associate head coach)
Technical Coordinator: Kevin Burch (The Ohio State University men’s volleyball assistant coach)

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Schedule

May 25-June 4
National Team Training
Colorado Springs, Colo.

June 4-10
2018 NORCECA U19 Continental Championships
Costa Rica

Program Information

Visit our Training Programs page for more information on how the Boys' Youth Team is selected.

Previous Results

FIVB U19 World Championship

2017: 15th
2015: 7th
2013: 16th
2011: 11th
2009: 10th
2007: 15th
1995: 7th

Did not compete 1989-93 and 1997-2005

NORCECA Youth Continental Championships

2016: Silver
2014: Gold
2012: Bronze
2010: Silver
2008: Gold
2006: Silver
2004: Did not medal
2002: Silver
2000: Bronze
1998: 4th