Competed for Poway's own Epic Volleyball Club, serving as a team captain at each level over the past five years.
A 2012 graduate of Poway (Calif.) High School ... Helped guide the Titans to CIF San Diego Section Division I runner-up placements in 2010 and 2012, and the Palomar League crown in 2010 ... All-CIF San Diego Section First Team, All-CIF Division I First Team, All-Palomar League First Team and Team MVP as a senior ... All-CIF San Diego Section Second Team, All-CIF Division I First Team, All-Palomar League First Team and Team MVP as a junior ... Two-time U-T San Diego and two-time North County Times Athlete of the Week ... Was named Scripps Ranch High School Tournament MVP while leading Poway to the tourney title in 2012.
Born Feb. 22, 1994 in San Diego ... Parents are Jeff and Jacki Lake, both graduates of the University of San Diego ... Has one younger sister named Olivia ... A visual arts major with a minor in business at Roosevelt College ... Wishes to continue pursuing his passion for film and media production after graduating from UCSD, going into the field of advertising or film production, and eventually becoming a film producer or director ... Counts going to the CIF finals his sophomore and senior years of high school, competing in front of crowds of 200-plus for championships, as his most memorable moments in volleyball ... Hobbies include playing guitar, photography, skateboarding and going to the beach ... Roots for the San Diego Chargers, Los Angeles Lakers and San Diego Padres ... Favorite athlete is volleyball Olympian Matt Anderson ... Could eat sushi for the rest of his life ... Favorite movie is Inception ... Listens to Wiz Khalifa ... Lists his parents, teachers and coaches as his greatest influences ... Was prescribed video games as a child by his doctor to improve his hand-eye coordination.