|Hometown:||Los Angeles, CA|
|High School:||Westchester HS|
2011 MPSF ALL-FRESHMAN TEAM
CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE - 2013
Greg Faulkner appeared in four matches and seven sets as a redshirt sophomore ... started the season opener at No. 5 UCLA (Jan. 8) and had one kill and one block assist ... also had one kill in five swings in the season finale at No. 2 Long Beach State (Apr. 13).
Faulkner received a medical redshirt season for the Matadors as a sophomore.
Appeared in 81 games over 26 matches as a true freshman ... earned 22 starts at the middle blocker spot ... earned MPSF All-Freshman Team honors ... finished second on the team with a .363 hitting percentage and was fifth on the squad with 145 kills (1.79 kpg) ... committed just 42 hitting errors in 284 swings ... led the Matadors in blocks with 69 total including a team-high 13 solo stuffs ... knocked down a season-high 11 kills while hitting .353 to go with six blocks in Northridge's 3-1 win at No. 12 UC San Diego (Feb. 19) ... posted 10 kills while hitting .353 in the Matadors' 3-2 upset over No. 2 Long Beach State (Feb. 11) and also had 10 kills at No. 3 UCLA (Jan. 19) ... posted a season-high eight blocks (one solo) at No. 2 Stanford (Mar. 25).
WESTCHESTER HIGH SCHOOL
Competed in volleyball all four years (2006-10) at Westchester High School in Los Angeles, Calif. ... was named CIF Division II Player of the Year in 2010 for the Comets who won the Western League championship with a 15-3 record ... graduated in 2010.
Born July 30, 1992 in Long Beach, Calif. ... parents are Sheila Powell-Faulkner and Ernest Faulkner ... has one sister, Lashae Nicholson and one brother, Reuben ... his father attended Long Beach and sister attended University of South Alabama ... favorites include Lebron James, actors Will Ferrell and Eva Mendez, the TV show "Heroes", the movie "Scott Pilgrim vs. The World", the All-American Rejects and singer Ne-Yo ... says "beating BYU in three" is his greatest sports moment ... picked his uniform number because "it's my shoe size" ... says no one knows how much he "loves jazz music" ... major is undecided.
Kills: 11, at UC San Diego (2/19/11)
Attempts: 20, at Pepperdine (1/15/11)
Blocks: 8, at Stanford (3/25/11)
Assists: 1 (2x), last at UC Irvine (2/18/11)
Aces: 1 (3x), last at Pepperdine (1/11/12)
Digs: 4, at Stanford (3/25/11)