Courtney Honka Athlete Profile

#17 Courtney Honka

Courtney Honka
Positions: Libero, Defensive Specialist Height: 5-8 Roster Years: 2008-2010 Hometown: Porterville, CA Last School: Monache High School

Personal

  • Parents are Thomas and Nancy Honka
  • Has one sister and two brothers
  • One brother also attends BYU
  • Enjoys playing basketball, snowboarding, reading, watching movies, sleeping and eating
  • Favorite books include The Count of Monte Cristo, The Three Musketeers, Angels and Demons, and the Harry Potter series
  • Favorite movie is Pirates of the Caribbean
  • Favorite actor is Johnny Depp
  • Favorite actress is Sandra Bullock
  • Enjoys Chipotle burritos, fruit, panini sandwiches and homemade orange ice cream
  • Sports hero is Misty May because of her love for the game
  • Began playing volleyball in the fourth grade
  • Spent one year at BYU not playing volleyball, making her a redshirt freshman in eligibility
  • Undeclared major

Before BYU

 

  • Played for Club Jamba under head coach Tom Clark
  • Placed sixth at the Natinal Volleyball Festival in Reno, Nev.
  • Four-year letterwinner at Monache High School under head coach Kyle Newlin
  • Named league MVP as a senior
  • Earned Orange Belt Region First Team honors and first-team all-league accolades as a junior and senior
  • Varsity team MVP in both seasons
  • Also played varsity basketball as a sophomore and was the varsity track MVP as a freshman, sophomore and junior before breaking her foot before her senior season
  • MHS Scholar-Athlete
  • Involved in Student Council, Link Crew and the California Scholarship Federation
  • Was the CSF Sealbearer and Valedictorian of her high school class

 

 

Year-by-Year Statistics
Year   MP-GP   K   E   A    Pct.  Ast.  SA  SE  RE  Dig  BS  BA  TB  BE  BHE
2009    1-1    0   0   0    .000    0   0   0   0   0    0   0   0   0   0
2010    3-4    0   0   0    .000    1   0   0   0   5    0   0   0   0   0
Totals  4-5    0   0   0    .000    1   0   0   0   5    0   0   0   0   0   


 

2008 | Redshirt Year

  • Spent one year at BYU not playing volleyball, making her a redshirt freshman in eligibility

2009 | Freshman Year

  • Played in one set and one match as a redshirt freshman.

2010 | Sophomore Year

  • Had 5 digs in 4 sets played
  • Recorded a career and season-high three digs and one assist against Air Force