Raelyn Hoglund Athlete Profile

#4 Raelyn Hoglund

Position: Middle Blocker Height: 6-2 Roster Years: 1981-1983 | 1985 Hometown: Rexburg, ID

At BYU

  • Majored in graphic design
  • From head coach Elaine Michaelis (1981): "After only one year of intense JV experience, Raelyn has developed into a strong varsity middle blocker and hitter."
  • 1982 all-conference
  • Led the team in 1982 with a .350 hitting percentage
  • Averaged 10 kills per match in 1982
  • Held school record for most solo blocks in a match (six vs. San Diego State, 1982), block assists in a match (18 vs. Idaho State, 1982), season block solos (66, 1982), season block assists (164, 1982), season total blocks (230, 1982), season service reception efficiency (.585,  1982), career block solos (70) and career block assists (177)
  • Team captain in 1983
  • All-American candidate
  • Two-time all-HCAC second team
  • 1983 BYU Preview Invitational all-tournament team
  • 1983 HCAC Player of the Week for Oct. 31
  • All-tournament team for 1983 NCAA West Regionals

Before BYU

  • Graduated from her high school with honors
  • Also graduated with letters in basketball, track and volleyball
  • Played on USVBA nationals and junior nationals teams