|Hometown:||Manhattan Beach, Calif.|
|High School:||Mira Costa|
UC SANTA BARBARA
Played for the Manhattan Beach Surf in 2009 ... Coached by John Beckwith ... Helped his team to a fourth place finish at the 2009 Junior Olympics in addition to being named to the 18 Open All-Tournament Team ... Played for the LBC from 2007-2008 and was coached by Derrick Lucero ... Received a bronze medal at the Junior Olympics in 2007 with the LBC.
Played all four years primarily as a middle blocker for coach Sean Shoptaw at Mira Costa High School ... Earned Scholar Athlete honors as well as being named to the honor roll all four years ... Twice named Division 1 Second Team All-CIF ... Helped his team to the CIF Division 1 Title in 2008 ... Named MVP of the Redondo Varsity Classic Tournament and All-Tournament at the 2009 Best of the West ... Named Most Outstanding Player of the Bay League in 2009 ... Also played football for two years.
Born Aug. 31, 1990 in Santa Monica, Calif. ... Parents are Hal Licht and Pam Honner-Licht ... Has two older siblings, Megan and Adam ... Favorite sports team is the Los Angeles Dodgers ... Enjoys watching Seinfeld ... Favorite band is The Expendables ... Favorite volleyball player is David Lee ... Favorite video game is NCAA Football ... Also enjoys sports trivia, beach volleyball, bodysurfing and basketball ... Most cherished possession is his CIF championship ring ... Most memorable sports moment was coming back from a 0-2 deficit to win the 2008 Division 1 CIF title.