|Hometown:||Santa Barbara, Calif.|
|High School:||San Marcos|
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2009: Played in 18 matches and scored six goals on 11 attempts ... also had five assists ... picked up seven field blocks and drew nine ejections ... scored a goal at No. 2 California (10/18).
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008: Played in 15 of the Broncos' 30 matches ... scored five goals on 10 attempts ... added five assists and five steals ... recorded one field block and one drawn ejection ... scored his first collegiate goal against Iona (Sept. 12).
HIGH SCHOOL: 2008 graduate of San Marcos High School in Santa Barbara, Calif. ... coached by Jeff Ashton ... led team to first round of CIF tournament ... three-time water polo MVP at San Marcos ... two-time first team all-league ... also played basketball and swam... volunteered at the Ocean Hill Covenant Church and Habitat for Humanity.
PERSONAL: Parents are Doug and Patty Zylstra ... enjoys water polo, basketball and hanging out with friends ... has two younger sisters and a younger brother ... major is business.