Matt Anderson

Matt Anderson

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Matt Anderson is among the famous and prominent American professional Volleyball players.  In addition, Matt Anderson is also famous for being a member of the United States men’s national volleyball team as well as the club Azimut Modena. He has been able to gain fame as a participant in the Olympic Games  (2012, 2016). Let us know more about his professional and personal life in detail.

Early Life

The full name of Matt is Matthew John Anderson. He was born on April 18, 1987. Presently, he is 34 years old. Matt’s nationality belongs to American whereas his ethnicity is not known through any sources of information. His birthplace is in West Seneca, New York, United States. Based on his date of birth, Matthew’s zodiac sign is Aries.

similarly, he was born to  Nancy Anderson and Michael Anderson. As siblings, he has Joshua Anderson, Jennifer Anderson, Joelle Anderson, and Amy Anderson. Sadly, his father expired in January 2010. From an early age, he was extremely interested in playing Volleyball. This is because he used to play with his sister Joelle.

Talking about his academic qualification, Anderson went to West Seneca West Senior High School. In the year 2995, he completed his graduation. Later on, he then enrolled at Penn State University.

Professional Life and Career

The first debut of Anderson’s professional volleyball in the year 2008 for the South Korean Championship with Cheonan Hyundai Capital Skywalkers.  Additionally, he also played for Russian Championship with Zenit Kazan in the years 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016. In the year 2012, he shifted to Zenit Kazan in Russia. Ultimately, he suspended his volleyball career on October 29, 2014.

Matt Anderson Career

Caption: Matt Anderson playing on a court (Source: Twitter)

This was because of his depression. And then, he decided to return to Zenit Kazan only in CEV Champion League matches in 2014. In 2017, he then signed a contract to remain with Zenit Kazan for another season. Also, Matthew returned to Modena Volley for the 2019-20 season. Astonishingly, he was part of a team in 2014 that won a gold medal in the 2014 World League. Some of his awards are  MIVA All-Championship Team (2008), NCAA Division – Most Valuable Player (2008), and Player of the Year United States (2012 and 2013). Furthermore, he has also won FIVB Nations League – Best Opposite Spiker (2018 and 2019).

Amazingly, he was named the NCAA Championship Most Outstanding Player. Talking about his achievements, it includes  EIVA Player of the Year, AVCA National Player of the Year, AVCA First Team All-America, and All-EIVA First Team.  Also, he won a bronze medal in the Russian Championship and CEV Champions League in 2012-2013. Also, there are several other awards and achievements that he received including national and individual awards.

Net worth

Based on some sources and reports, his estimated net worth is around $1 million and $5 million. His net worth is estimated between the range of this amount. His primary source of income is through his profession as a volleyball player. Nevertheless, his annual salary, personal belongings, and other endorsements are not available through any latest sources and reports.

Personal Life

Besides, his relationship status is not married to the date. As of 2022, he is in a relationship with Jackie Gillum. Jackie Gillum is a professional food/lifestyle photographer. Furthermore, they started to date each other March in 2018. Earlier than that, he had proposed to her and she said yes in May 2019.

Earlier than that, Matthew does not seem to be dating anyone previously. He might not be in a relationship with any girl or woman. Maybe, he was focusing more on his professional life and career instead of emphasizing his personal and private matters.

Body Measurements and Social Media

In regards to his body measurements, his exact height is 6 feet and 8 inches. On the other hand, he weighs around 86 kg. By the same token, his hair is black-brown. And, he has hazel blue-colored eyes. As a professional player, he has been able to maintain his athletic body. Nevertheless, other details such as his hips size, chest size, biceps size are not inaccessible in public.

Matt Anderson Body Measurements

Caption: Matt Anderson Body Measurements (Source: FancyOdds)

Matt Anderson is quite active on social media platforms. She has her own verified and official accounts on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. On Facebook, his username I Matt Anderson with 125k followers on it. Similarly,  people can find him on Twitter as @MattAnderson_1 and has 74.6k followers. And, Anderson has 308k followers on Instagram with the username of @mja5041.