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7 - Alyssa Anderson
Alyssa Anderson
Height: 5-10
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hermosa Beach, Calif.
High School: Mira Costa
Previous College: Villanova
Position: S
Major: Communication

2013-14 Action Photos

AS A SENIOR IN 2013: Played a team-high 107 sets and started every set with 1,097 assists, averaging 10.25 apg and a team-leading 270 digs and 2.52 dpg … had 813 assists in conference and averaged 10.99 apg while leading team with 190 digs and averaging 2.57 dpg … had 22 assists and two digs vs. CSU Northridge (Aug. 30) … had 29 assists and 11 digs at Fresno State (Aug. 31) … vs. Rice (Aug. 31) had 25 assists and nine digs … picked up 28 assists and seven digs vs. UCLA (Sept. 5) … at Hawaii (Sept. 6) had 24 assists and six digs … collected 40 assists and 15 digs vs. New Mexico State (Sept. 7) … vs. Kansas State (Sept. 12) had 39 assists and 11 digs … had 40 assists and 11 digs at Cal (Sept. 13) … vs. Cal Poly (Sept. 14) had 37 assists and eight digs … at Pepperdine (Sept. 19) picked up 52 assists and 14 digs … had 45 assists and 13 digs at LMU (Sept. 21) … had 48 assists and a season-high 17 digs vs. San Francisco (Sept. 26) … had 52 assists and 10 digs vs. Portland (Oct. 3) … vs. Gonzaga (Oct. 5) had 52 assists and 12 digs … at San Diego (Oct. 12) had 25 assists and five digs … picked up 48 assists and eight digs at BYU (Oct. 10) … collected 45 assists and 15 digs vs. Pacific (Oct. 17) … vs. Saint Mary’s (Oct. 19) had 53 assists and 15 digs … at San Francisco (Oct. 25) had 52 assists and 10 digs … picked up 26 assists and three digs at Gonzaga (Oct. 31) … had 47 assists and two digs at Portland (Nov. 2) … vs. San Diego (Nov. 7) had 36 assists and 13 digs … had 53 assists and 14 digs vs. BYU (Nov. 9) … at Saint Mary’s (Nov. 14) had 21 assists and five digs … picked up a season-high 63 assists and 15 digs at Pacific (Nov. 16) … vs. LMU (Nov. 21) had 44 assists and eight digs … picked up 51 assists and 11 digs vs. Pepperdine (Nov. 23).

2012-13 Action Photos

AS A JUNIOR IN 2012: Played in 127 sets, earned 40 service aces, had 251 digs with 1.98 digs per setn ... had 51 assists, one service ace and eight digs against SIUE (Aug. 25) … had 29 assists, two service aces and five digs against Utah (Aug. 31) … had 33 assists, three service aces and 10 digs against UC Davis (Sep. 1) … had 34 assists, two service aces and 13 digs against Pacific (Sep. 8) … had 28 assists and 13 digs against Pepperdine (Sep. 29) … collected 40 assists and six digs against BYU (Oct. 20) ... had 13 assists, one service ace and three digs against Saint Mary's (Oct. 25) ... earned 30 assists and 9 digs at San Diego (Oct. 27) ... had 42 assists with 13 digs adn 4 service aces at USF (Nov. 1) ... collected 27 assists and 8 digs against Portland (Nov. 3) ... earned a season high of 44 assists with 23 digs against USF (Nov. 8) ... had 19 asssists against BYU (Nov. 10) ... earned 17 assists and 2 digs against LMU (Nov. 15) ... had 15 assists with 4 digs at Saint Mary's (Nov. 17) ... had 18 assists and three digs against Hawaii (Nov. 30).

2011-12 Action Photos

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2011: Played in 101 sets, leading the team with 735 assists and 19 service aces adding 179 digs … had four double-doubles (assists and digs) … against Cal Poly (Sept. 2) collected her first double-double with 24 assists and 10 digs … had 33 assists and three service aces vs. Utah Valley and tallied 37 assists and 14 digs against SMU (Sept. 17) … had 44 assists with eight digs vs. LMU (Oct. 20) and earned a season-high 53 assists to go along with five blocks against San Francisco (Oct. 22) … registered 43 assists with 10 digs vs. LMU (Nov. 5) … finished the season with another double-double with 33 assists and 14 digs against Saint Mary’s (Nov. 19).

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2010 (AT VILLANOVA): Her freshman year at Villanova she played in 90 sets, starting 24 matches as the team’s setter as the team finished with a 23-7 record, including 11-3 in the Big East Conference … was a Big East Conference Second-Team selection and was also named All-Tournament at the Villanova Tournament … averaged 10.7 assists per game, collecting 959 on the season … averaged 2.37 digs per game, .58 kills per game, .30 blocks per game and .36 service aces per game …  hit .336 on the season and led the team in assists and was third in digs.

HIGH SCHOOL: At Mira Costa High School she was a three-year letter  winner and she was coached by Lisa Arce and Nancy Mason  … was named to three all-tournament teams at Durango, Torrey Pines and Santa Barbara in 2008 … CIF first-team selection in 2008, she was a 2009 prepvolleyball.com Senior Ace … she was Triple A beach rated and played for the Sunshine Volleyball Club where her team was fifth in 16-17s and were ninth in 18s.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Joe and Terri Anderson … Father is a graduate of San Diego State and mother graduated from UCLA … has four siblings: Kelsey, Jenny, JB and Emma … a scholar-athlete in 2008-09 … majoring in communication.