Cardinal faces Northridge, Long Beach
Stanford rebounds with victory over UC San Diego
Stanford hasn't lost to UCSB in Maples since 1988
Cardinal plays USC, Pepperdine
Ctvrtlik shines in collegiate debut
High School/Club: A 2012 graduate of Corona del Mar High School in Newport Beach, Calif. ... led the Sea Kings to the CIF Southern California Regional Division II championship and a No. 1 national finish by ESPN Rise as a junior ... reached the CIF Southern Section Division II title match as a senior ... won back-to-back Pacific Coast League titles ... earned PCL co-MVP honors in 2012 with teammate Parker Brown ... named to the 2012 All-Orange County first team by the Orange County Register ... had 891 assists, 22 kills, 56 blocks, 61 digs and 20 aces during senior season ... a 2011 All-County honorable mention choice by the Orange County Register ... also is the top setter for the Balboa Bay Volleyball Club 18 Quiksilver team, a perennial powerhouse in the junior club national championships ... named to the 2012 Mizuno/Volleyball Boys' Fab 50, which honors the top 50 seniors in the country.
Personal: Son of Bob and Cosette Ctvrtlik ... father was twice named Best Player in the World and was a three-time U.S. volleyball Olympian, winning gold in 1988 ... Bob also was a U.S. captain and standout beach player who went on to become a member of the International Olympic Committee ... has younger brothers, Erik and Matthew.