Trent Sorensen Athlete Profile

#7 Trent Sorensen

Trent Sorensen
Position: Middle Blocker Height: 6-7 Weight: 215 Roster Years: 2002 | 2005-2008 Hometown: Palmdale, CA Last School: Highland High School

Personal

Born in Fontana, Calif. ... parents are Que and Darleen Sorensen ... served a church mission to Mexico City ... enjoys hiking, swimming, and camping ... majoring in business marketing ... married former women's volleyball player, Kim Wilson in September 2006.

Before BYU

Lettered in volleyball three years at Highland High School playing for Mike Bird and Tom Jones ... earned second-team all-CIF honors ... also lettered in wrestling and football ... played for the Santa Monica Beach Club team under Turan Douglas ... named to the Volleyball Magazine Fab 50.

Stats

 Career Match Highs
Kills: 16 at Cal-State Northridge, 3/24/07
Attempts: 29 (twice)
Hitting Percentage: 1.000 vs. Ohio State, 3/17/06
Digs: 6 vs. Cal-State Northridge, 2/1/08
Block Assists: 10 vs. USC, 4/12/08
Block Solos: 1 (10 times)
Total Blocks: 10 vs. USC, 4/12/08
Service Aces: 2 vs. Rutgers-New ark, 3/18/06
Assists: 3 vs. Cal-State Northridge, 4/21/07

 

Year-by-Year stats
Year MP GP K K/G E TA PCT A SA SE RE D BS BA TB B/G BE BHE
2005 1 1 0 0.00 0 0 0.000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0 0
2006 27 76 15 0.20 7 31 0.258 2 3 3 1 11 0 13 13 0.17 2 0
2007 29 78 78 1.00 22 159 0.352 18 2 41 1 26 4 45 49 0.62 7 0
2008 30 112 244 2.18 59 486 0.381 36 17 110 3 47 9 131 140 1.25 17 0
Totals 87 267 337 1.26 88 676 .368 56 22 154 5 84 13 189 202 .757 26 0



2005 | Freshman Year

Played in one game.

2006 | Sophomore Year

Played in all 27 matches and appeared in 76 games ... had 15 kills, two assists, three aces, 11 digs and 13 blocks on the season ... had a block and a dig against Cal Baptist, Jan. 6 ... had one block against UC Santa Barbara that gave BYU a 29-28 lead in game two, Jan. 21 ... had three kills, one ace, two digs and two blocks against UC San Diego, Feb. 16 ... had five kills and two blocks against Stanford, March 4 ... hit .545 and had three blocks in two wins over Stanford ... had one kill and two aces against Rutgers-Newark, March 18.

2007 | Junior Year

Played in all 29 matches, starting 11 ... Appeared in 78 games this season ... Named Molten/MPSF Player of the Week March 26 for his performance against Cal-State Northridge ... recorded a career-high 16 kills on 19 swings while committing no errors (.842) in March 24 win at Cal-State Northridge ... posted a career high--and team season high--nine block assists against UC San Diego April 7 ... hit over .800 in both matches at Cal-State Northridge.

2008 | Senior Year

Started all 30 matches and sat out only one game all year ... All-MPSF Honorable Mention recipient ... AVCA All-America nominee ... team captain ... recorded 10 or more kills in 11 matches ... set career high with 10 block assists against USC, Apr. 12 ... ranked second on the team with 140 total blocks (131 block assists and nine block solos) ... also ranked second on the team averaging 1.25 blocks per game, good enough for 14th place in the nation ... also ranked second on the team in attack percentage at .381 (20 game minimum) ... set career high with 29 attack attempts on two separate occasions.