Men's Volleyball

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    Robert Feathers
    Robert Feathers

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Pacific Palisades

    High School:
    Loyola

    Height / Weight:
    6-8 / 230

    Position:
    MB

    04/08/2013

    Erin Yoder and Robert Feathers Honored by NSCA

    Two Trojan volleyballers honored for their dedication to strength training and conditioning

    04/08/2013

    Robert Feathers and Erin Yoder Honored by NSCA

    Two Trojan volleyballers honored for their dedication to strength training and conditioning

    03/28/2013

    USC Men's Volleyball Falls At No. 7 Cal Baptist In 5 Sets

    Trojans drop a five-setter for fifth time in past seven matches.

    03/21/2013

    USC Men's Volleyball Upsets No. 3 Pepperdine

    Trojans serve 12 aces to beat Waves in 4 sets.

    03/16/2013

    UC San Diego Men's Volleyball Beats USC In 5 Sets

    It snaps the Trojans' 8-match win streak over the Tritons.

    CAREER: He has 271 kills (hitting .365), 230 blocks, 91 digs and 8 aces in his career as a 2-year starter ...

    2014: Feathers, who has 2 years of starting experience, will compete for a starting role at middle blocker as a junior in 2014 ... He was slowed in 2013 fall practice with an ankle injury ...

    2013: He started for his second season at middle blocker as a sophomore in 2013 ... Overall in 2013 while appearing in all 24 matches (starting 23), he led USC's regulars in hitting percentage (.391) and blocks (76) and was third in kills (170), and he also had 42 digs ... He hit .500-plus 7 times, had double figures in kills 6 times (with a career-best 16 at Pacific) and had 5-plus blocks 6 times ...He was seventh nationally in hitting percentage (.391, 10th in the MPSF) ... He was named AVCA National Player of the Week (Jan. 15) after helping USC to an upset sweep at No. 1 UC Irvine (12 kills, .526 hitting percentage, 6 blocks) a night after falling at UC San Diego (7 kills, .462 hitting percentage) ... He was named to the 2013 All-American Strength and Conditioning Athletes of the Year team for his dedication to strength training and conditioning ...

    2012: He started at middle blocker as a first-year freshman in 2012 and made an immediate impact ... Overall in 2012 while appearing in 29 matches (starting 28), he had a team-best 154 blocks (a USC rally scoring era record) along with 101 kills (hitting .324), 49 digs and 7 aces ... He had 19 matches with 5-plus blocks (twice with 10 blocks), hit .500-plus 4 times and had 2 matches with 5-plus digs ... He led the nation in blocks (1.60, a USC rally scoring era record) ...He was named the 2012 Off The Block National Blocker of the Year ... He made 2012 All-MPSF honorable mention, as well as the All-MPSF Freshman team ...

    HIGH SCHOOL: He made 2011 Volleyball Magazine All-American honorable mention and Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 list as a senior at Loyola High in Los Angeles (Calif.) ... He made the 2010 All-CIF Division I first team as a junior as Loyola won the CIF Southern Section Division I title ... He was a 2009 All-CIF Division I second teamer as a sophomore when Loyola was ranked No. 1 nationally while winning the CIF State and Southern Section Division I championships ... Current Trojans Alex Slaught and Michael Mullahey also prepped at Loyola ...

    PERSONAL: He was a member of the2009 U.S. Youth National Team that finished 10th at the FIVB Boys Youth World Championship in Italy ... He was on the 2008 U.S. Youth A2 Team, playing on the winning White team at the 2008 Boys International Youth High Performance Championship and making the All-Tournament team (he was named the tourney's Best Blocker) ... He was on the 2006 and 2007 U.S. High Performance Select A1 Teams ... His Manhattan Beach Surf club team was the gold medalist at the 2010 USA Volleyball Junior Olympics in the Under 18 Open Gold Division and he made the All-Tournament team ... His Palisades 18 Kaepa team was the bronze medalist in the Under 18 Open Gold Division at the 2009 Junior Olympics ... His Palisades 17 Kaepa team won the gold medal in the Under 17 Open Gold Division at the 2008 Junior Olympics ... His Palisades 16 Kaepa squad won bronze in the Under 16 Open Gold Division at the 2007Junior Olympics and he made the All-Tournament team ... His Palisades 14 Kaepa team won a silver medal in the Under 14 Open Gold Division at the 2005 Junior Olympics ... He is a communication major at USC with a B average (3.19 GPA) ... He made 2013 MPSF All-Academic ... Birthdate is Aug. 12, 1992.

    S M K E TA PCT AST SA SE RE DG BS BA BE
    2012 (Fr.)... 96 29 101 35 204 .324 28 7 10 0 49 12 142 8
    2013 (So.)... 87 24 170 44 322 .391 23 1 19 0 42 13 63 9
    Career... 183 53 271 79 526 .365 51 8 29 0 91 25 205 17

    Career single-match highs: 16 kills (Pacific, 2013), 5 digs (UC San Diego and Long Beach State, 2012, UC San Diego and Stanford, 2013), 10 blocks (UC Santa Barbara and Stanford, 2012)