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1 - DJ White
DJ White
Height: 6-5
Weight: 180
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Hermosa Beach, Calif.
High School: Mira Costa
Position: Outside Hitter

Freshman 2012
Started all 24 matches … Named to the All-EIVA first team … Tallied a season-high 20 kills against Saint Francis on April 6 … Recorded a double-double (14 kills, 11 digs) in Harvard’s win over No. 12 Cal State Northridge on March 10 … Was third on the team in hitting percentage with a .318 mark … Recorded 10 double-digit kill efforts … Tallied 18 kills in Harvard’s victory over Princeton on Feb. 11 … Finished the year with a 2.74 kills per set average, 1.50 digs per set mark and averaged 3.06 points per set in 90 sets played.

Before Harvard:
A three-year athlete in volleyball … Served as captain of his volleyball team his senior year … Member of the USAV U.S. Boy’s Youth National Team in 2010 and 2011 … Named All-Bay League MVP … Earned All-CIF Boys Volleyball Division I First-Team honors … Earned team MVP honors in 2011 … Named Volleyball Magazine Boys FAB 50 his senior season … Named Mira Costa Scholar Athlete of the Year in 2011 … Part of the Santa Barabara Tournament of Champions All-Tournament team during the 2011 season … Ranked third-best receiver during the NORCECA Boys Youth Continental Championship Tournament … A silver-medalist at the USA Junior Olympics 17’s open division … Named Top 25 in Volleyball Magazine in 2010 … All-Tournament team selection during the Redondo Varsity Classic … Named a 2010 Mira Costa Scholar Athlete … A 2009 USA Junior Olympic 16’s Open Division All-Tournament Team selection … He was named a first team high school All-American last year by Volleyball magazine ... Earned All-Bay League First-Team accolades … Named the Mira Costa Rookie of the Year in 2009 … A 2009 Mira Costa Scholar Athlete … Was a participant in the PAWS for Reading Program in 2008 and 2009 … Grandfather, Carroll, and Uncle, Lance, both earned Harvard MBA’s … Father, Doug, played basketball at Dartmouth and competed on the AVP tour.