Kent Tuttle Athlete Profile

#1 Kent Tuttle

Kent Tuttle
Position: Opposite Hitter Height: 6-6 Roster Years: 2004 | 2008-2010 Hometown: El Dorado Hills, CA Last School: Oak Ridge High School

Personal

Born May 1985 in Provo, Utah ... parents are Greg and Marti Tuttle ... younger brother plays volleyball, football and basketball ... majoring in Latin American Studies ... started playing as a freshman with dad when he started a program in high school ... played in Junior Olympics 2004 ... enjoys all sports, outdoor hiking and fishing and wakeboarding.

Before BYU

Lettered three years at Oak Ridge High School under Greg Tuttle ... also lettered two years in football and basketball ... Dale Lackey Scholar Athlete Scholarship winner ... team captain and named League MVP ... earned 1st team All-League honors junior and senior years ... 1st All-League in football as a senior ... All-League Honorable Mention in basketball and team captain senior year ... played club volleyball for Players VBC under Dave Richards for one year.

Stats

C areer Match Highs
Kills: 23 vs. Long Beach State, 3/21/09
Attempts: 45 vs. UCI, 1/9/09
Hitting Percentage: .750 vs. Pacific, 1/10/09
Digs: 7 vs. Stanford, 4/11/09
Block Assists: 5 (three times)
Block Solos: 3 vs. Stanford, 1/9/09
Total Blocks: 6 vs. UC San Diego, 2/20/09
Service Aces: 3 vs. Stanfo rd, 4/10/09
Assists: 2 vs. UC San Diego, 2/20/09

Year-by-Year stats
Year G K K/G E TA PCT A SA SE SA/G RE D D/G BS BA TOT B/G
2008 29 15 .52 6 36 .25 0 0 4 .0 0 1 .03 0 3 3 .10
2009 83 217 2.61 99 464 .254 6 12 60 .14 0 81 .98 8 47 55 .66
2010 72 130 1.81 58 307 .235 6 1 6 .03 0 12 .30 3 41 44 1.10

 



2008 | Sophomore Year

Saw action in 17 matches and 29 games ... started one match, but left early due to injury ... set season high with four kills at UCLA, Mar. 14 ... recorded 15 kills on the season with one dig and three block assists.

2009 | Junior Year

Academic All-MPSF ... played in 29 of the team's 30 matches on the season and saw action in 83 on the year ... started 18 matches for the Cougars ... recorded 217 kills on the season, averaging 2.61 per set ... recorded double-digit kills nine times, including three 20-plus nights ... knocked down a career-high 23 kills against Long Beach State on March 21 ... led the team in kills six times ... 45 attempts against UCI on Jan. 9 marked a team-high for the season.

2010 | Senior Year

Saw action in 72-of-119 sets as a senior ... tallied 130 kills on a .235 clip, 53 digs and 32 total blocks ... started four matches ... earned a team season high kills in three games with 17, as well as attempts with 35 in the same match against Cal Baptist ... earned a season-high 20 kills against USC on March 19 ... tallied a career-high nine digs against USC ... earned a season-high four blocking assists in two matches on the season.