Men's Volleyball

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    Joey Booth
    Joey Booth

    Class:
    RS Junior

    Hometown:
    Newport Coast

    High School:
    Corona del Mar

    Height / Weight:
    6-6 / 190

    Position:
    OH

    04/03/2014

    No. 8 USC Men's Volleyball Beats Concordia

    Tanner Jansen leads with 20 kills, 11 digs and 4 blocks on Senior Night.

    04/06/2013

    USC Men's Volleyball Sweeps No. 10 Cal State Northridge

    Trojans are sparked by play of graduating seniors Chris Trefzger and J.B. Green on Senior Night.

    04/04/2013

    No. 2 Long Beach State Men's Volleyball Sweeps USC

    Joey Booth has match-high 10 kills for Trojans.

    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.

    03/10/2013

    Hawaii Men's Volleyball Beats USC In 5 Sets Again

    Trojans have lost past 3 matches all in 5 sets.

    CAREER: He has apppeared in 21 matches in his career, staring 13 times, and is hitting .178 with 159 kills, 13 aces, 63 digs and 21 blocks ...

    2014: Booth, who gained valuable starting experience in 2013, is expected to contribute at outside hitter as a junior in 2014 once he recovers fully from a knee tendon injury he suffered in the fall of 2013 ...

    2013: He was a part-time starter at outside hitter as a 2013 sophomore ... Overall while appearing in 19 matches in 2013 (starting 13), he had 156 kills (hitting .183), 13 aces, 59 digs and 19 blocks ... He had 8 matches with double figures in kills (including twice at Hawaii with a career-high 19) and 3 matches with 5-plus digs ...

    2012: He was a reserve outside hitter as a redshirt freshman in 2012 ... He appeared in 2 early-season matches in 2012, getting 3 kills and 4 digs ... He missed the second half of the season with a left shoulder injury ...

    2011: He redshirted as a first-year freshman outside hitter in 2011 ...

    HIGH SCHOOL: He made the 2010 Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 list, All-CIF Division I second team, Orange County Register All-Orange County first team and All-Pacific Coast League Co-MVP as a senior at Corona del Mar (Calif.) High ... He had 247 kills, 36 blocks, 120 digs and 31 aces in 2010 ... He sat out his 2009 junior season at Corona del Mar after transferring from Sage Hill School in Newport Coast (Calif.), where he made the 2008 All-CIF Division V first team as a sophomore (with 156 kills, 92 digs, 31 blocks and 17 aces) and the 2007 All-CIF Division V third team and All-Academy League as a freshman ... He also played football at Sage Hill ...

    PERSONAL: He was a member of the 2010 USA Men's Junior National A2 team...He was voted the "Best Attacker" in the Boys International Youth division at the 2009 USA Volleyball High Performance Championship in Florida as his USA Youth Blue team won the gold medal ... His Balboa Bay Club team won the 16 and 17 gold medals at the 2008 and 2009 Junior Olympics, respectively ... He also participated in the 2008 USA Boys Youth Holiday Training Camp ... His grandfather is Peter Ueberroth, who played water polo at San Jose State, then later became president of the 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee, commissioner of Major League Baseball (1984-89) and chairman of the U.S. Olympic Committee ... He is a sociology major at USC ... Birthdate is Sept. 23, 1991.

    S M K E TA PCT AST SA SE RE DG BS BA BE
    2012 (Fr.)... 5 2 3 3 10 .000 0 0 3 0 4 0 2 0
    2013 (So.)... 63 19 156 87 378 .183 13 13 47 21 59 3 16 2

    Career single-match highs: 19 kills (Hawaii twice, 2013), 6 digs (Pacific, Hawaii and Cal State Northridge, 2013), 4 blocks (UC San Diego, 2013)