Alexa Gray Athlete Profile

#9 Alexa Gray

Position: Outside Hitter Height: 6-2 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2012-2015 Hometown: Calgary, AB, Canada Last School: Centennial High School

Before BYU:

High School:

  • Started playing volleyball in grade 6
  • Also played rugby and basketball
  • Helped team to first place in Varsity Girls Provincial Volleyball Championships as a junior

Club:

  • Helped city team to first place in Varsity Girls City Volleyball Championships
  • Played with Calgary Dinos Women’s Volleyball Club since 2008
  • Helped Calgary Dinos to U15 and U17 provincial champ titles and U16 and U17 national champ titles
  • Named MVP for U15 and U16 championships and to the All-Star team for U17 championships
  • Member of U16 Girls Team Canada that competed in Norceca tournament in Guatemala in 2010, going up against such teams as USA and Dominican Republic
  • Awarded Best Attack / Best Spiker in the Norceca tournament


2012 | Freshman Year

  • Recorded 11 kills vs. Arkansas State
  • Hit .625 vs. Air Force
  • Recorded 13 kills vs. Rice
  • Named to the Rice Invitational all-tournament team
  • Had a career-high 20 kills vs. Wichita State, five blocks and four digs
  • Had nine kills and two blocks vs. No. 24 Colorado State
  • Had 12 kills and five blocks vs. No. 14 Tennessee
  • Recorded 13 kills and three blocks vs. Utah
  • Had seven kills vs. Bowling Green
  • Recorded nine kills vs. Portland State
  • Named to the BYU Nike Invitational all-tournament team
  • Had seven kills vs. New Hampshire
  • Had 14 kills vs. Princeton
  • Had 12 kills and five blocks vs. George Washington
  • Named George Washington Invitational MVP
  • Recorded 13 kills vs. No. 14 Pepperdine
  • Recorded 12 kills on .714 hitting vs. Gonzaga
  • Recorded a team-high 19 kills on .417 hitting and four digs vs. San Francisco
  • Had 12 kills, three digs and three blocks vs. Saint Mary’s
  • Had 13 kills and a career-high 12 digs, her first double-double, and a career-high seven blocks vs. LMU
  • Recorded 10 kills, three digs and two blocks vs. Portland
  • Tallied 12 kills on .303 hitting with two blocks vs. San Francisco
  • Had 11 kills on .500 hitting vs. Saint Mary’s
  • Had a career-high 23 kills on .488 hitting and six blocks vs. Santa Clara
  • Had eight kills and two blocks vs. Portland (10/27)
  • Had nine kills and two blocks vs. USD (10/31)
  • Had 16 kills and four digs vs. LMU (11/3)
  • Had 13 kills on .440 hitting vs. SCU (11/10) 
  • Had 10 kills vs. Pepperdine (11/15) 
  • Had eight kills, four blocks and three digs vs. USD (11/17) 
  • Had 12 kills and three digs vs. UVU (11/20) 
  • Had six kills vs. NMSU (11/30) 
  • Had eight kills, three digs and two blocks vs. Oklahoma (12/1) 
  • Recorded eight kills and three blocks vs. Oregon in the Omaha Region Semifinal match (12/7)
  • Named WCC Freshman of the Year
  • Named to the All-WCC First Team and WCC All-Freshman Team
  • Earned All-Pacific Region Honorable Mention
  • Earned All-America Honorable Mention
  • Finished the season with 365 kills (second most on the team), averaging 3.26 kills per set on .308 hitting
  • Also collected 67 blocks and 71 digs

2013 | Sophomore Year

  • Had a career high 47 attempts vs. Bowling Green State (8/31)
  • Recorded her first career ace vs. Creighton (8/30)
  • Started in all matches this season
  • Had a .444 hitting percentage vs. UVU (9/3)
  • Recorded 22 kills vs. Oklahoma (9/7)
  • Had four total blocks vs. Utah (9/17) and San Diego (9/20)
  • Recorded five total blocks to go with 21 kills vs. Saint Mary's (9/26)
  • Had 22 kills vs. Loyola Marymount (10/31)
  • Set a new career high in kills and attempts with 27 and 72, respectively vs. Arizona State (12/6)
  • Recorded a season high seven blocks vs. Hawai'i (12/7)
  • Named AVCA Third-Team All-American
  • Added to the AVCA All-Pacific South First Team
  • Named First-Team All-WCC
  • Was the WCC Player of the Week during a week in September
  • Added to the NCAA Los Angeles Region All-Tournament team
  • Added to the Hampton Inn Invitational All-Tournament team
  • Finished the season ranked No. 45 nationally in kills per set and No. 50 nationally in points per set
  • Led the team averaging 3.97 kills per set

2014 | Junior Year

  • Had a career-high two service aces vs. UMBC (9/6)
  • Collected 10 kills and four blocks vs. WVU (8/29)
  • Had 10 kills vs. UTEP (9/12)
  • Added seven kills and three block assists vs. NMSU (9/13)
  • Had 17 kills and a .500 hitting percentage vs. Utah (9/19)
  • Had a team-high 11 kills and a season-high four blocks vs. Gonzaga (9/25)
  • Added 12 kills and two blocks vs. Portland (9/27)
  • Collected 14 kills, 42 attempts and five digs vs. Pep (9/30)
  • Had 16 kills and a season-high five blocks vs. USF (10/2)
  • Contributed a team-high 11 kills vs. SCU (10/4)
  • Season-high 20 kills vs. Pacific (10/9)
  • Tied a season-high 20 kills vs. SMC (10/11)
  • WCC Player of the Week (10/13) & (11/10)
  • Tied a season-high 20 kills vs. USD (10/17)
  • Had 19 kills and a season-high six blocks vs. USD (11/14)
  • Collected 19 kills, two blocks and two digs vs. Texas (12/18)
  • Named AVCA Second-Team All-American
  • Named the 2014 WCC Player of the Year
  • Added to the All-WCC First Team
  • Added to the All-Pacific South Region team
  • Added to the NCAA Seattle Region All-Tournament Team
  • Added to the NCAA Oklahoma City All-Tournament Team
  • Entered the 1,000 kills club after her 426 season total pushed her to 1,266 - good for No. 11 all-time at BYU

2015 | Senior Year

  • Added 22 kills, two aces, seven digs and four blocks vs. UNC (8.29)
  • Contributed 12 kills, three digs and three blocks vs. USC (8/29)
  • Had 14 kills, a .333 clip and seven digs vs. PU (9/5)
  • Collected 13 kills, an assist and four digs vs. SLU (9/4)
  • Added a career-high 13 digs and 26 kills vs. OSU (9/12)
  • Had 19 kills, five digs and four blocks vs. ISU (9/9)
  • Contributed 15 kills on a season-high .519 clip vs. UVU (9/19)
  • Collected 18 kills and nine digs vs. SCU (9/26)
  • Added a double-double of 12 kills and 13 digs vs. LMU (9/29)
  • Had a double-double of 14 kills and 12 digs vs. UOP (10/8)
  • Contributed her second-consecutive double-double of 19 kills and 15 digs vs. SMC (10/10)
  • Notched 21 kills on a .545 clip vs. GON (10/15)
  • Added 21 kills on a .500 clip vs. UP (10/17)
  • Collected a double-double of 15 kills and 12 digs vs. PEP (10/22)
  • Contributed a career-high tying 27 kills and career-high four blocks vs. LMU (10/24)
  • Had 20 kills,12 digs and five blocks vs. PAC (11/7)
  • Added a career-high 30 kills and 32 digs vs. UP (11/12)
  • Contributed a double-double of 29 kills and 13 digs vs. GON (11/14)
  • Collected a career-high 31 kills and nine digs vs. SCU (11/19)

  • Notched 29 klils and 12 digs vs. PEP (11/24)
  • Added 22 kills on a .541 clip vs. WKU (12/5)
  • Finished as the No. 2 kills per set leader in the nation, averaging 5.24 per set
  • Named an AVCA First-Team All-American
  • Named the 2015 WCC Player of the Year
  • Added to the All-Pacific South Region First Team
  • Added to the All-WCC First Team
  • Named the WCC Player of the week for a record-tying five times (including four in a row)
  • Named an AVCA National Player of the Week
  • Named an ESPNW National Player of the Week
  • Named 2015-16 Female Athlete of the Year at annual Y Awards