Tune in live to WavesCasts at 7 p.m. this Friday and Saturday to watch Pepperdine open the 2014 season.
Parker Kalmbach just shy of a double-double in today's match with nine kills and 12 digs.
Tune in to WaveCasts to listen to men's volleyball's own Kyle Gerrans calling the action.
Pepperdine registers highest attack percentage by any MPSF team in 2013 in win tonight over HIU.
Pepperdine welcomes NAIA school Hope International to Firestone Fieldhouse on Friday night.
PEPPERDINE 2014: Did not play as a sophomore.
PEPPERDINE 2013: Saw action in three sets and three matches as a freshman ... Came off the bench vs. Hope International (3/8) and chalked one kill ... Appeared against UCLA (4/20) during the quarterfinals of the MPSF Tournament and delivered one solo block.
USA VOLLEYBALL: Member of the 2013 USAV Beach U21 Elite Eight.
CLUB: Played three seasons with the Bay to Bay Volleyball Club ... In final two seasons, tallied 353 kills, 247.5 blocks and 54 aces ... Team placed third at the SCVA Holiday Classic in 2012.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Bellarmine College Preparatory in 2012 ... Played two season on the varsity squad for head coach Scott Peterson ... Earned Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 distinction ... All-West Catholic Athletic League first team as a senior ... Voted Most Improved Player as a sophomore ... Also lettered in basketball.
PERSONAL: Born in Mountain View, Calif. ... Son of Cory and Suzanne Suppes ... Has two younger brothers, Quinten and Nathan ... Holds dual citizenship in the United States and Canada ... Majoring in finance ... Chose Pepperdine "because of its outstanding business program, and the opportunity to learn under legendary coach Marv Dunphy" ... Has a Doberman named Zeus.
FAVORITES: Favorite pro sports team is the San Francisco 49ers ... Favorite food is chicken and broccoli ... Favorite musical artist is Beyonce ... Favorite sport other than volleyball is football ... Favorite movie is Men of Honor ... Favorite pro athlete is Rob Gronkowski ... Favorite book is the Bible ... Favorite tv show is SportsCenter.