THIS SEASON: Plaga will compete for playing time.
2008: Plaga redshirted his first season at USC.
HIGH SCHOOL: Plaga played water polo and swam at Loyola High... Named to All-CIF Second Team in 2007... Plays club for Rosebowl... An honor student.
PERSONAL: Plaga is majoring in psychology... Parents are Barry and Johnna, both USC alums... Has one brother, Jack... Enjoys fishing and golfing in his free time... Lists Dennis Rodman as his biggest sports hero... Birthdate is May 2, 1990.