Bryn Porter Athlete Profile

#13 Bryn Porter

Bryn Porter
Position: Outside Hitter Height: 5-10 Roster Years: 2004-2008 Hometown: Camarillo, CA Last School: Thousand Oaks High School

Personal

Parents are Aldric and Mari Porter ... has five siblings ... both her parents and older sisters graduated from BYU ... got started in volleyball by playing on the beach with her cousins ... traveled to Tonga in the summer of 2006 with teammates Rachel Dyer and Amy Schlauder to teach English to local children ... art and curatorial studies major.

Before BYU

Club: Club: Played for Southern California Volleyball Club (Redondo Beach, Calif.) for two years (2002-03) ... coached by Bill Ferguson ... led SCVC to a first-place finish and was named MVP in the 18's division at the Junior Olympic Invitational in Phoenix, Ariz. ... took home a fifth-place finish (open division) at the 2004 Junior Olympics.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Thousand Oaks (Lancers) High School in Thousand Oaks, Calif. ... first-team All-Marmonte League, Thousand Oaks HS MVP and best offensive player as a junior ... also lettered in track and field as a freshman ... coached by Yariv Lerner ... recruited by Utah and Arizona State.

Stats

CAREER MATCH HIGHS
KILLS: 17 (twice)
HITTING PERCENTAGE: .714 vs. American, 9/1/07
ASSISTS: 3 (twice)
ACES: 5 vs. Wyoming, 10/27/07
DIGS: 15 at No. 2 Stanford, 9/8/07
BLOCKS: 5 vs. Colorado State, 9/22/07


YEAR-BY-YEAR STATISTICS
Year MP-GP K E A Pct. Ast. SA SE RE Dig BS BA TB BE BHE
2005 12-18 28 13 89 .169 1 2 3 0 1 1 7 8 4 0
2006 15-36 90 43 270 .174 7 7 15 6 40 1 13 14 1 0
2007 31-117 326 123 922 .220 31 27 55 47 224 6 62 68 12 2
2008 26-94 270 158 827 .135 17 20 30 21 201 2 42 44 7 0
Total 84-265 714 337 2108 .179 56 56 103 74 466 10 124 134 24 2




2004 | Redshirt Year

REDSHIRT

2005 | Freshman Year

Played in 12 matches and 18 games for BYU coming out of her redshirt year ... totaled 28 kills, eight blocks, two aces, one assist and one dig on .169 hitting for the year ... 1.56 kills per game was fifth on the team ... had at least one kill in seven of the 12 matches she appeared in ... made her collegiate debut in BYU's season-opener at Nevada ... posted six kills on .455 hitting against Kansas ... recorded a career-high three blocks and two aces against Utah State ... notched the first solo block of her career at Air Force ... contributed a career-high seven kills in just one game at Weber State ... 2005 Cougar Club Scholar Athlete.

2006 | Sophomore Year

Played in 15 matches and 36 games for the Cougars ... totaled 90 kills, seven assists, seven aces, 40 digs and 14 blocks on .174 hitting ... 2.50 kills per game was fifth on the team ... had at least one kill in 12 of 15 matches in which she appeared while posting double-digit kills five times ... made her first career start against Stetson in the UCF Fall Invitational, recording a career-high 11 kills while adding five digs ... again posted 11 kills while adding a career-best nine digs against Texas A&M Corpus Christi in the BYU Molten Classic ... tallied a personal-best five blocks against Colorado State ... slid over to the rightside in place of the injured Erica Lott against Utah, posting eight kills, eight digs and two blocks ... recorded 11 kills for the third time this season at Air Force on .375 hitting ... named Academic All-MWC.

2007 | Junior Year

Played in 31 matches for the Cougars, tallying 117 kills, 2.79 kills per game, 0.23 aces per game and 1.91 digs per game while hitting .270 on the year ... posted double-digit kills 19 times and double-digit digs in six matches while recording five double-doubles on the year ... led BYU in kills twice and hitting percentage, digs and blocks once ... earned Hawkeye Challenge All-Tournament honors after opening the season with 10 kills against Marquette and 11 at Iowa ... posted 13 winners and eight digs to help BYU defeat No. 10 Wisconsin ... tallied a career-high 17 kills against St. Mary's at the Stanford Invitational ... followed that performance with a personal-best 15 digs in the Cougars' four-game loss at No. 2 Stanford ... notched the first double-double of her career with 12 kills and 13 digs in BYU's incredible five-game comeback win at San Diego State, the program's 1000th all-time victory ... posted her second double-double with 11 kills and 14 digs against Colorado State while notching a career-high five blocks ... had her third double-double at Air Force with 10 kills and 11 digs ... recorded 15 kills against Wyoming while tallying a career-high five aces, becoming just the 13th Cougar in the rally-scoring era to post at least five aces ... named Mountain West Conference Player of the Week on Nov. 19 after tying her career high with 17 kills on .467 hitting against San Diego State while posting her fourth double-double with 10 kills and 10 digs against No. 25 UNLV ... notched her fifth double-double against New Mexico in the quarterfinals of the MWC Tournament with 12 kills and 13 digs ... posted 10 kills in BYU's five-game upset win at No. 6 Washington in the second round of the NCAA Tournament ... also tallied 10 kills at eventual-national champion Penn State in the NCAA Regional Finals ... named Academic All-MWC.

2008 | Senior Year

Played in every match for BYU and 94 of 95 sets, recording 270 kills, 17 assists, 20 service aces, 201 digs and 44 blocks while hitting .135 ... her 2.87 kills per set was second on the team while her 2.14 digs per set was fourth ... ranked ninth in the Mountain West Conference averaging 3.33 points per set ... posted double-digit kills in 16 matches, including the first nine contests of the year, and double-digit digs in 10 matches to tally eight double-doubles on the year ... led BYU in kills 10 times and blocks once ... became the 14th Cougar in program history to earn Molten Classic MVP honors as she averaged a team-best 3.67 kps with 2.33 dps and 1.17 bps ... notched career highs with 19 kills and 16 digs against Missouri, her first double-double of the year, while recording a personal-best six blocks against Tulane ... posted her second double-double with 15 kills and 11 digs against Siena to open the Texas A&M Invitational ... tallied her third double-double in as many matches with 16 kills and 10 digs against American before notching 10 kills against the host Aggies ... had another standout weekend at the InnTowner Invitational, recording 17 kills and 13 digs against Boise State on .325 hitting before posting 11 kills vs. Central Michigan and 12 winners against No. 14 Wisconsin to earn all-tournament honors ... contributed 12 digs at Wyoming ... tallied a team-high 17 kills against SDSU, snapping a stretch of five matches without double-digit kills ... posted 13 kills vs. Utah and 11 winners at No. 4 Texas ... notched 11 digs vs. TCU before recording 12 kills and 11 digs against New Mexico, her first double-double since Sept. 12 ... recorded 12 kills and a season-high-tying 16 digs at UNLV ... tallied 13 kills and 14 digs against Utah ... helped BYU upset No. 15 Colorado State with 11 winners and 13 digs for her final double-double of the year ... named Academic All-MWC.