Lisa Monson Athlete Profile

#15 Lisa Monson

Positions: Outside Hitter, Defensive Specialist Height: 5-10 Roster Years: 1980-1983 Hometown: Kearns, UT

At BYU

  • Majored in fashion merchandising
  • Awarded All-Region honors
  • Named to the USVBA All-State team and played on the second place team in 1980
  • From coach Elaine Michaelis (1982): "With one year of varsity experience, Lisa is one of the quickest players on the team. She is an excellent passer and defender."
  • 1980 conference stats: 2 aces, 9 kills, 1 assist, 11 saves
  • Had shoulder surgery during the summer of 1982
  • Returned to start in 1983
  • Team captain 1983

Before BYU

  • Named All-State, most outstanding senior in her high school, and most outstanding volleyball player her junior and senior years
  • Considered best Utah high school player by Elaine Michaelis