Wendy Midgley Athlete Profile

#23 Wendy Midgley

Wendy Midgley
Position: Setter Height: 5-10 Roster Years: 1995-1998 Hometown: Bountiful, UT Last School: Woods Cross

Personal

Hails from Bountiful, Utah ... daughter of Norman and Helen Midgley ... middle of five children - brother is a prep swimmer, sister prep volleyball and basketball ... loves water skiing, snowmobiling, swimming, surfing, snorkeling, drawing and painting.

Before BYU

CLUB: Helped her Ogden Volleyball club team third place finished at the Colorado Crossroads tournament and the Portland Classic, the Intermountain Region title, and a berth at the National Championships in 1995.
HIGH SCHOOL: Two-year captain of the Woods Cross High School volleyball team ... set school and state record for digs in a season (263) and tied a state 4A record for digs in a match (20) in 1995 ... named 1994-95 Region VII MVP and Davis County Clipper MVP ... Deseret News and Salt Lake Tribune First Team All-State ... prep team was 1995 Utah State 4A runner-up ... 1994 and 1995 Academic All-State in volleyball and basketball ... Second Team All-State in basketball.

Stats

CAREER MATCH HIGHS:
Aces: 5 vs. New Mexico St., 9/2/95
Assists: 40 vs. Nebraska, 8/30/96
Digs: 24 vs. Nebraska, 8/30/96
YEAR-BY-YEAR STATISTICS
Year GP K E A Pct. Ast. SA BS BA TB BE Dig
1995 4 0 0 0 .000 20 2 0 0 0 0 6
1996 17 0 0 2 .000 1 1 0 0 0 0 16
1997 40 0 2 6 -.333 1 1 0 0 0 0 69
1998 95 1 3 12 -.167 22 10 0 0 0 1 103
Total 156 1 5 20 -.200 44 14 0 0 0 1 194



1995 | Freshman Year

Forfeited a redshirt year to play in one match (at San Diego State) when starting setter Laci Olmstead was injured ... recorded 20 assists, two service aces and six digs playing a back row rotation in a 6-2 offense that BYU employed beginning with that match ... Cougar Club Scholar/Athlete.

1996 | Sophomore Year

Played in 17 games, recording 16 digs ... made a significant contribution on defense in the Cougars' upset win over Hawai'i in the WAC championship match with five digs in three games ... Academic All-WAC and Cougar Club Scholar/Athlete.

1997 | Junior Year

Started on defense for the first half of the WAC season...in 23 games, averaged 1.73 digs per game...recorded career- best 12 digs against Wyoming in Provo.

1998 | Senior Year

Played in all but three matches for the Cougars ... had back-to-back matches where she recorded more than 10 digs ... recorded 12 digs 9/11/98 against Long Beach State and had 10 digs against Texas Tech, 9/18/98 ... finished the season with 103 digs, giving her a total of 194 for her career.