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#10 Matthew Hanson
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Height: 6-5
Weight: 195
Class: JR
Position: OP/OH
Hometown: Corona, CA
Previous School: San Diego Mesa College

Prior to Hope- Played two years for San Diego Mesa College under Head Coach John Landicho… Led the Olympians in kills both seasons… Named Team Co-MVP and 2nd Team All-Pacific Coast Athletic Conference as Sophomore… Played in every set (57) with 101 kills, 29 blocks, and 8 service aces in 2012… As Freshman delivered 122 kills, 66 digs, and 34 blocks

Pacifica High School- 2 years Varsity… Helped Mariners win league championships as Senior… Named 1st Team All-League and Top Blocker as Senior… Led league in kills as setter… Earned Coach’s Award

Personal- Parents Vance Hanson (Console Operator for Chevron) and Jill Rivas… Brothers- Ryan (Identical Twin), Curtis, and Chad… Favorite Bible Verses- 1 Timothy 4:7-10… Choose Hope to pursue educational goals- “Challenging myself through school in pursuit to my happiness”… Enjoys beach volleyball… Major is Business Management with a concentration in Sports Management… Wants to operate a successful business and coach.

2012-13 Men's Volleyball Roster
Roster for 2012-13 Men's Volleyball Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
RSShalamar Buchanan*JROP/MB6-4175San Diego, CAGrossmont Community College
RSKevin Burrell*JRMB/OP6-7202Redondo Beach, CAEl Camino College
RSJalen Holsten*FRS/L5-11197St. Charles, MOFrancis Howell HS
RSNolan Tcheng*SOOH6-2220San Gabriel, CAGabrielino HS
RSLaMar Tisdom*FROH6-3175Diamond Bar, CADiamond Bar HS
3Joel MillerSRDS5-10160Roseville, CALong Beach City College
4Torand CheltenhamSROP6-4195Bridgetown, BarbadosLong Beach City College
5Jeff WolfSROH6-1180Roseville, CASierra College
7Matt HeirakujiSODS/L5-10165Kailua, HIKamehameha HS
8Ahren DePonteFROH/OP6-1170Honolulu, HIMoanalua HS
9Filip TomicicJRS6-7205Osijek, CroatiaCSU Northridge
10Matthew HansonJROP/OH6-5195Corona, CASan Diego Mesa College
11Dominique BlonskiSOOH6-6200Bartenheim, FranceJean Mermoz HS
13Griffin LevinskiJRMB6-8180Irvine, CANorthwood HS
17Tim ShenkinFRMB6-5210Lombard, ILGlenbard East HS
20Shane BeattyJRS6-3170Alpine, CAGrossmont Community College
21Andrew FonsecaFRL/DS5-10180Placentia, CAEl Dorado HS
22Jared ShiraiFRL/OH5-9150Honolulu, HIKaimuki HS
* Redshirt
Tim Johnson Image
Head Coach
1st season
Assistant Coach
1st season
Volunteer Assistant
1st season
Liza Rosales Image
6th season
M - Volleyball
Overall GSAC Streak
17-12 (.586) 4-2 (.667) Lost 2