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Loralie Mertes Athlete Profile

#8 Loralie Mertes

Position: Outside Hitter Height: 5-11 Roster Years: 1992-1993 | 1996 Hometown: Northridge, CA Last School: LA Valley College


  • From head coach Elaine Michaelis (1992): "Brings in nice fundamentals. Needs experience at the Division I level. Has been out of volleyball over a year because of an elbow injury. Has a strong arm, good athletic ability and jumps very well."

Before BYU

  • Three-time prep First Team All-League and First Team All-City in 1989
  • First Team All-Western States Conference with the highest kill percentage in the league in junior college
  • Ranked 10th in the nation as a prep high jumper in 1989.


Year-by-Year Statistics
Year  GP  K  E  A  Pct. SA  BS  BA  TB  Dig  Ast.
1992  8   14 9  37 .135 0   2   6   8   6    1