Jay was born and raised on the island of Hawaii. He grew up playing volleyball since he was a kid and continued to play through Junior College. Jay moved to Los Angeles to play at Santa Monica College where he finished his playing career and began coaching. He loves the game and can't wait to share his knowledge with young athletes.
2017 - 16-Molten Assistant Coach
2016 - 14-Mizuno Head Coach
2016 - 7th Grade Head Coach
McKinley High School
2012 - Varsity Coach
Jay played for Quiksets Volleyball Club in Hawaii. He played multiple positions (Setter/Outside Hitter/Libero) and saw success at all three. In his Senior season his school team made it to the State Semifinals in 2011. After graduating high school he was recruited to play for SMC. At SMC, Jay played opposite as well as libero/ds. That year the SMC team made it to the CCAA State Finals.