Alexandra Morgan - Volleyball - University of Kentucky Athletics 2


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  • class Senior
  • High school Mountain Brook
  • 2013 AVCA All-America honorable mention
  • 2013 AVCA All-Southeast Region First Team
  • 2013 All-SEC First Team
  • One-time All-SEC Academic team honoree
  • Four-time SEC Weekly Award winner

2013 (Senior): Earned AVCA Honorable Mention All-America honors … Was named to the AVCA All-Southeast Region team and the All-SEC team … Owns the school record for career hitting percentage in the 25-point rally scoring era with a .355 clip, which is also second-best in program history … In the 25-point record books, she is fourth in block assists (277) and total blocks (303), seventh in points (765.5), eighth in kills (559) and block solos (26), and 10th in aces (43) and attack attempts (1,201) … Became the only player in the 25-point rally scoring era in program history to have 10 or more blocks in two career matches … Started all 31 matches for UK this season … Recorded 236 kills, hit a team-best and career-high .398 and led the Wildcats with 135 blocks in her senior season to go along with 54 digs and 14 service aces … Hit .455 with six kills to go along with five blocks in the NCAA Tournament vs. Duquesne … Had 11 kills on .478 hitting against Florida … Hit .529 with 10 kills and led UK with eight blocks against Texas A&M … Posted a career best 11 blocks at Mississippi State with seven kills … Led UK with six blocks against LSU … Registered 14 kills and six blocks at Arkansas … Notched 14 kills with six blocks against Alabama … Recorded 11 kills, a team best six blocks and a season-high three service aces at Georgia … Led the squad with six blocks at South Carolina … Posted eight kills for a .538 hitting mark with six blocks at Alabama … Recorded a team-best nine blocks at Auburn … Had a team-high six blocks at Lipscomb … Had a career-high-tying six digs against Morehead State … Notched six kills with a team-high eight blocks against Minnesota … Posted 13 kills with five blocks against Louisville … Had four blocks and eight kills for a .615 clip against ETSU … Posted 11 kills on a .647 hitting mark against Long Beach State … Recorded six digs against Florida State.

2012 (Junior): Twice earned SEC Defensive Player of the Week accolades … Led the Wildcats with 132 blocks on the year for an average of 1.07 per set … Posted a team-best .347 hitting clip which rates as the seventh-best single-season total in program allure … Led the team in blocking on 18 occasions and tallied five or more put-backs 15 times … Had a career-best 10 blocks in a win vs. Georgia becoming the first player in three seasons to reach the double-figure plateau … Named the SEC Defensive Player of the Week after registering 1.33 blocks per set and earned Kentucky Classic All-Tournament team honors … Led the team with six blocks at Louisville … Struck for nine kills on .500 hitting in the win over Western Carolina … Logged a career-high 10 kills on a sizzling .833 hitting percentage and a team-high seven blocks in a win over Duquesne … Matched the 10-kill performance vs. Oklahoma… Led the offensive attack against Florida with 10 kills… Had a career-high 12 kills in a loss at LSU, hitting .455 for the match … Struck for nine kills with no errors in the win over Tennessee … Notched a career-high 15 kills and five digs in win over Auburn … Posted eight kills on .727 hitting at Ole Miss … Had eight kills and four aces against MSU … Tallied eight kills, five digs and five blocks over Texas A&M … Paced UK with 11 kills on .400 hitting in a loss to Arkansas … Had 11 kills in a win at Tennessee … Picked up 15 kills, hit .500 and had four blocks in win over Georgia. .. Had 10 kills and six blocks while hitting .400 against Ole Miss. … Tallied eight kills and added three aces at Alabama … Hammered 10 kills hitting .421 with three blocks against Arkansas … Had a career-high 10 blocks to accompany nine kills, three aces and four digs in a win over Georgia … Had seven kills in a win at Missouri … Turned back seven opponent attacks and added nine kills in a win at Auburn … Struck for 10 kills and had a match-high seven blocks in a win over Ohio State … Posted five kills and a team-high three blocks vs. Penn State in the NCAA Tournament.

2011 (Sophomore): Made five appearances on the season … Averaged 0.60 kills and 0.60 blocks … Charted a kill and a block in a win over Ohio … Struck for a kill and had a block in a win over Alabama … Posted a kill and a block in late action in a win over Mississippi State.

2010 (Redshirt Freshman): Made her first career start and led the squad with eight block assists in a win over Louisville … Posted eight kills on .500 hitting in a win over South Florida … Had eight kills and seven blocks in a win over Kansas State … Matched a career high with eight kills on a career-best .800 hitting percentage against Ole Miss … Led the team with three blocks at LSU … Was perfect on her one attempt in a win over Auburn … Also competed as a high jumper on the UK track and field team.

2009 (Freshman): Redshirt season … Named to the All-SEC Freshman Academic team … Also competed as a high jumper on the UK track and field team.

High School: Will also compete as a high jumper with the UK track and field team … Led Mountain Brook to back-to-back area championships and appearances in the state Sweet 16 Tournament … Twice was named to the first team all-state, and was a second-team member in 2006 … Named to the Birmingham Area Super All-Metro team as well as the Alabama State All-Star team … Holds Mountain Brook High records in single-season kills (542) and blocks (130), as well as being the all-time career leader in both kills and blocks … A two-time high school All-America selection and a three-time state champion in track and field as a high jumper … Also was a standout center for the Mountain Brook basketball team.

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