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United States
Age: 32
Date of Birth: Nov. 28, 1971
Hometown: Laguna Beach, Calif.
Current Residence: Laguna Beach, Calif.
Sport: Men's Beach Volleyball
Height: 6-3
Pro Beach experience: 11th season
Previous Olympics: 2000 - gold medal with Eric Fonoimoana.
Other career highlights: Member of NCAA indoor championship team at Pepperdine (1992); first black player to win an AVP event; honored with special achievement award in 1997 for promoting ethnic diversity in the sport; 2003 AVP Offensive Player of the Year; member of 2003 AVP Team of the Year with Jeff Nygaard.