Kiril Meretev Athlete Profile

#5 Kiril Meretev

Position: Outside Hitter Height: 6-8 Class: Sophomore Roster Years: 2014-2015 Hometown: Saedinenie, Bulgaria Last School: Math High School


  • Parents are Vasil Hristoskov Meretev and Nedka Kirilova Mereteva

Before BYU

High school:

  • Played under coach Anton Kostadinov at Math High School (Acad. Kiril Popov)
  • Captain of his high school team


  • Played for Victoria Volley under coach Nikolay Jelyazkov
  • Took sixth place in the World Junior Championship in Argentina with the Bulgarian Junior National Team

2014 | Freshman Year

  • Played in nine matches for the Cougars
  • Started three matches
  • Recorded eight kills (career high) at No. 7 Loyola (Jan. 3)
  • Recorded eight kills, six blocks (career high) at No. 10 Lewis (Jan. 4)
  • Had four digs (career high), two kills at No. 3 Pepperdine (Jan. 31)
  • Totaled 24 kills, 11 digs, 14 blocks (one solo) this season