Aggies Open First Season In Mountain West With 11 Home Matches
In all, approximately 51 percent of USU's student-athletes earned a 3.2 GPA to qualify for the awards.
Aggies Add Two Middle Blockers, One Outside Hitter, One Opposite Side Hitter And A Libero
First Of Four Weekends Of Competition For WAC Champion Aggies
WAC Champion Aggies Have Four-Straight Weekends Of Competition
Utah State Volleyball vs. Texas State
Utah State Volleyball vs. Louisiana Tech
Utah State Volleyball vs. UT Arlington
Utah State Volleyball vs. UTSA
Utah State Volleyball vs. San Jose State
Academic All-WAC (2011)
COACHSPEAK: Was able to develop her middle blocking instincts last season and gained valuable experience as a starter and will continue to develop athletically.
2011 Season (FR.): Appeared in 27 matches, earning 24 starts, while playing in 98 sets... Ranked fourth in the WAC at 1.19 blocks per set... Was second on team with 117 total blocks, just outside of the USU top 10 single-season list, as her 113 block assists were the 11th-most in school history... Posted six or more total blocks in nine matches, highlighted by career-high nine at Cal State Fullerton on Sept. 17... Registered 103 kills, while hitting .188 (103-55-256), setting her career-high of seven twice, first at Weber State on Sept. 6 and at Nevada on Nov. 10... Finished the season with 17 assists and 29 digs... Earned academic all-WAC accolades.
High School/Club: Earned all-state honors three-straight seasons at Alta High School... Also helped her club team, Club Utah, win three-straight region championships and finish in first-place at two different qualifiers... A member of the honor roll and recipient of the all-state academic volleyball scholarship.
Personal: Born March 28, 1993 in Sacramento, Calif... One of five children of John and Jana VanHoff... Enjoys snowboarding, traveling and being in the outdoors... Majoring in art.