December 3, 2013

Men's Volleyball Inks Trent Thompson for 2014-15

FAIRFIELD, CONN. (December 3,2013) – Sacred Heart University Head Men's Volleyball Coach Kalani Efstathiou announced the signing of Trent Thompson to a National Letter of Intent for the Pioneers next season Tuesday morning. A Kailua, Hawaii native, Thompson was a member of two State Championship teams at Punahou School in Honolulu, Hawaii.


"We are delighted to have Trent join our team next season," said Efstathiou. "Trent is a very versatile athlete with a great understanding of the game."

This spring, Trent will earn his third varsity letter with the nationally ranked Punahou Boy's Volleyball team. Trent was also a Gold Medalist at the 2013 USA Boy's Junior National Championships as a member of the Ka Ulukoa 17 and under team.

"Trent brings a depth of experience at the highest level of competition in our country," said Efstathiou. "He has been a key contributor for two of the most distinguished programs in the country and is a focused competitor. He is also an extremely astute athlete with an understanding and appreciation for detail. I believe his skill set will transfer very nicely to our program and look forward to working with him."