Men's Volleyball

4 Efrain Negron
4 Efrain Negron
Height: 5-9
Weight: 160
Year: So.
Hometown: Caguas, Puerto Rico
High School: Leesburg HS (Leesburg, Fla.)
Position: LIB

As a freshman (2011): Played in 17 matches…Tallied 96 digs…Posted 12 digs against Washington Adventist (Feb. 27)…Dug out a season-high 19 attacks against King (Apr. 5).

High School: Graduated from Leesburg High School in Leesburg, Fla.
Personal: Full name is Efrain Alejandro Negron…Born on Nov. 24, 1991 in Santurce, Puerto Rico…Son of Efrain Negron and Priscilla Ortiz…Has one brother, Emmanuel, and one sister Arantxa…His mother played one year of professional volleyball in Puerto Rico…Played club volleyball for Orlando Gold, coached by Mitch Sawdosky…Majoring in physical education…Plans on playing professionally overseas and receiving his master’s in physical education.

More about Efrain: Favorite book: The Bible…Favorite midnight snack: Fruit snacks…Favorite movies: “Fast Five” and “The Hangover”…Favorite musical artists: Lil’ Wayne, Drake, Young Money and Don Omar…Favorite song: “We Be Steady Mobbin’”, by Lil’ Wayne…Favorite sports teams: Orlando Magic and Florida Gators…Favorite athletes: Dwight Howard of the Orlando Magic and Tim Tebow of the Denver Broncos…Favorite saying by Efrain’s head coach: “Deuces”…Efrain can’t live a week without: Food, family and friends…Efrain’s most memorable moment in sports: Making the state playoffs in high school football sophomore year, and leading his team to the game winning touchdown his senior year…Efrain’s advice to kids: “Make smart choices and appreciate everything”…Favorite colors: Black, gray and blue…Favorite foods: Puerto Rican, Mexican and Italian…Favorite sports other than volleyball: College football and basketball…People Efrain most admires: His mom, family and Michael Jordan…Best advice Efrain has ever been given: “Appreciate every minute of your life, because it can be taken at anytime”…The toughest player Efrain has ever played against: Danny Trevathan of the University of the Kentucky Wildcats’ football team…What people don’t know about Efrain: He was a high school quarterback and he plays ping-pong…When Efrain was a kid, he tried to be like: A Power Ranger…When people first meet Efrain, they think: He is an athlete and is handsome.