Overview
Micah Christenson

Micah Christenson

Club
A.S. Volley Lube
Birth Date
08/05/1993
Birth Place
Hawaii, USA
Height
198 cm
Weight
88 kg
Favorite Book
Bible
Favorite Athlete
Larry Bird

Born Micah Makanamaikalani Christenson in 1993 in Honolulu, Hawaii. His parents are Robert and Charlene Christenson. Micah has a sister named Joanna. His father played basketball at University of Hawaii-Hilo, and his mother played volleyball at University of Hawaii-Hilo where she won three national championships and was named a two-time All-American. Christenson joined the senior national team in 2013 and was named Best Server and Best Setter at the NORCECA Championship that year. He won a gold medal with the team at the 2014 FIVB World League. He was a member of the 2009 and '10 Boys' Youth Teams and a member of the 2010-12 Men's Junior Team.Micah also played basketball and his high school team won the state championship when he was a sophomore and reached the championship game again in 2010. He was named the 2010 Gatorade Hawaii Player of the Year.  Micah began playing club volleyball in 2005 with Asics Quicksilver Boys 13. He has also played beach volleyball. His favorite food is fried rice, his favorite book is the Bible, his favorite sports' team is the Dallas Mavericks and his favorite athlete is Larry Bird. His hobbies include basketball, volleyball and bodyboarding. The people he admires most are his parents for "overcoming so much adversity and accomplishing so much."

Career

  • Position Setter
  • Selection Olympic (8) - W.C. (9) - Other (108)
  • Club Debut Asics Quicksilver
  • Current Club A.S. Volley Lube
  • Spike 349
  • Block 340