AS A JUNIOR IN 2015
Team tri-captain ... MPSF All-Academic ... Appeared in 27 matches and 77 sets, with 25 starts in the middle ... Fourth on the team with 102 kills, second in block assists (49) and third in total blocks (50) ... Led UCSD in hitting percentage (.235) for second straight year ... Team- and career-high six total blocks vs. Stanford (2/14) ... Hit career-best .500 (7-1-12) vs. Pepperdine (2/13) ... Season highs of nine kills and 11.5 points, with five block assists, in five-set triumph at Grand Canyon (1/10) ... Triton Athletes' Council (TAC) team representative.
AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN IN 2014
MPSF All-Academic ... Team's Most Improved ... Appeared in 26 of 27 matches and 77 sets ... Started 25 times at a middle blocker position ... Led team with a .312 (104-34-224) attack percentage and seven solo blocks ... Second in matches played, matches started, sets played and total blocks (33) ... Collegiate debut came in a starting role in opener at UC Santa Barbara (1/4) ... Contributed first career kills, six in all on .556 hitting (6-1-9), alongside season-best five total blocks at USC (1/10) ... Season-high 13 kills came at California Baptist (1/16) ... Added nine kills in home meeting with CBU (3/13) ... Put down seven kills without an error on nine swings for a season-best attack rate of .778 vs. UCSB (3/1) ... Hit .556 (6-1-9) at Long Beach State (2/21) ... Two stuff blocks to lead all players came in season finale vs. Stanford (4/12).
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2013
Team's Rookie of the Year for performance in practice ... Redshirted the season.
Played for High Line Volleyball Club (2008-12), based in Long Beach ... Won a bronze medal at Junior Nationals at the 17s level ... Junior Nationals All-Tournament Team (2011-12).
A 2012 graduate of Los Alamitos High School ... Two-time All-Sunset League First Team selection and two-time Team MVP ... Also earned Coach's Award (2010) and Athletic Scholar Award (2009-12) honors ... Helped the Griffins to a third-place league finish.
Born March 23, 1994 in Long Beach ... Parents are Alan and Cheryl Schnitzer ... Father attended UCLA ... Has three older siblings, named Jason, Rachael and Joshua ... Cognitive science with specialization in neuroscience major at Muir College ... Counts winning the bronze medal at the 2011 Junior Nationals as his most memorable moment in volleyball ... Enjoys reading ... Roots for the Los Angeles Dodgers ... Listens to country music ... Loves guacamole.