Fil-Am athlete Joe Karlous was selected by USA Volleyball to train with the 2019 boys youth national training team.
The youth national team selected 24 of the top junior athletes around the U.S. to compete for 12 spots and represent the U.S. at the FIVB (Fédération Internationale de Volleyball) under-19 world championships in Tunisia.
Karlous represented the U.S. last year at the North, Central America and Caribbean Volleyball Confederation under-19 continental championships.
He was the team’s setter and won a silver medal.
Karlous will play for Pepperdine University in the fall, and will be training hard to make the U.S.A. Team again this year.