Dec. 19
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Princeton M. Volleyball BIO
21 Davis Waddell

At Princeton — 2014: team co-captain … started 14 matches and played in 49 sets … averaged 7.9 assists and .82 digs per set … had season-high 50 assists in win at Mount Olive … recorded seven kills on 10 swings in win over NYU … had three blocks and seven digs in victory at Barton. 2013: played his third season at a third different position and led Princeton back to the EIVA postseason as the starting setter … averaged 10.03 assists per set … had 47 assists in season-opening 3-1 upset at No. 12 UC Santa Barbara … recorded season-high six kills to go along with 47 assists at Harvard … had career-best 55 assists in win at NJIT … recorded 46 blocks, including seven in home win over Sacred Heart … had seven matches with at least five digs, including nine in near upset at nationally ranked Loyola Chicago. 2012: averaged 1.7 kills, 1.5 digs and 2.0 points per set while starting at outside … had season-best 15 kills in victory over Kean … recorded double-digit kills in four matches and double-digit digs in three matches … had seven blocks against Kean. 2011: started at rightside during freshman season and played in 79 sets … recorded 85 assists, 49 kills and 18 blocks … had season-high 11 kills at Harvard … recorded at least five digs in nine matches, including season-high nine in home match against Harvard … averaged more than one dig and one assist per set.

Before Princeton — winner of the General Excellence Award, the Best Setter honor and the Adam Ashley Memorial Scholar-Athlete Award at Mira Costa … selected to the all-tournament team at the Redondo Varsity Classic … selected to the Bay League first team … appeared at Junior Olympics four times with Beach Cities Volleyball Club … two-time SCVC captain.

Personal — born January 21, 1992 … son of Bill and Abby … father is an attorney; mother is real estate agent … has a brother Keith, who also plays volleyball … Presidential Scholarship Nominee, National Merit Scholarship semi-finalist … enjoys basketball, politics, debating, music, movies, fantasy sports, and stocks … interested in economics, public policy, Chinese, and law.

Unofficial Team Role Financial Advisor; The Orcale.

Fun Fact — hopes to one day be commissioner of the NBA.

Year SP K K/s E TA Pct. Ast SA SE RE D BS BA TB Pts.
2011 79 49 .62 42 154 .045 85 1 8 29 80 2 16 18 60.0
2012 91 152 1.67 76 421 .181 46 7 14 19 132 6 36 42 183.0
2013 79 41 0.52 13 84 .333 792 2 8 0 84 4 42 46 68.0
2014 49 30 0.61 5 52 .481 386 0 5 1 40 4 14 18 41.0
Totals 298 272 0.91 136 711 .191 1309 10 35 49 326 16 108 124 350.0


Position: Setter
Height: 6'5"
Year: Senior
City/State: Manhattan Beach, Calif.
High School: Mira Costa
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