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Carson Heninger Athlete Profile

#2 Carson Heninger

Position: Opposite Hitter Height: 6-5 Roster Years: 2013-2016 Hometown: Magrath, AB, Canada Mission: Baguio, Philippines Last School: Mount Royal University


  • Born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • Parents are James and Cynthia
  • Has two brothers and one sister
  • Majoring in exercise science
  • Graduated from Magrath High School with honors
  • Transfered from Mount Royal University (Canada) after serving a mission

Before BYU

  • High school coach was his dad James
  • Athlete of the Year
  • Second-team All-Star his sophomore year
  • First-team All-Star his junior and senior year
  • Fourth-place national finish with club team Cancuk Stuff

Mount Royal University

  • Coached by Shawn Sky
  • All-conference team

2013 | Freshman Year

  Member of the 2013 squad

2014 | Sophomore Year

  • Played in 11 matches for the Cougars
  • Started seven matches
  • Recorded 17 kills, .419 hit clip, two aces (all career highs), and had four digs, three blocks at No. 7 UC Irvine (Jan. 17)
  • Had 12 kills, .320 hit clip, three blocks vs. No. 6 Stanford (Jan. 24)
  • Had 17 kills, five blocks at No. 3 Pepperdine (Jan. 31)
  • Had nine kills, two aces, six digs, five blocks (two solo, a career high) at No. 5 USC (Feb. 1)
  • Recorded seven blocks (career high), nine kills, five digs at Pacific (Feb. 14)
  • Had eight digs (career high), four kills, three blocks at No. 8 Stanford (Feb. 15)
  • Struggled with injury during the latter part of the season
  • Totaled 74 kills, 30 digs, 33 blocks (two solo) on the season

2015 | Junior Year

  • Had a team-high six kills to go along with three blocks vs. UCSD (1/31)
  • Collected three kills and three blocks vs. Ball State (2/28)
  • Added eight kills to go with five digs vs. STAN (3/6)
  • Collected 10 kills, four blocks and five digs vs. PEP (3/20)
  • Added 10 kills and nine digs vs. PEP (3/21)

2016 | Senior Year

  • Contributed the match-winning kill vs. USC (4/9)