#5 Christina Measom, position: middle blocker, height: 6-0, year: senior, hometown:  Lehi, UT, last school: Lehi HS, major: exercise science
JUNIOR - (2009):
  • Played in all 25 matches and all 110 sets for the Cougars as a junior
  • Ranked second in the Mountain West Conference in blocks per set with 1.37 in league play
  • Had a team and personal season-high 11 blocks at Utah
  • Led the Cougars in blocks in 11 matches
  • Tallied double-digit kills in nine matches – at Missouri (10), at Utah State (13), vs. then-No. 23 Kansas State (14), at then-No. 5 Nebraska (12), vs. Virginia (12), vs. North Dakota State (10), vs. TCU (10), at Wyoming (13) and vs. Colorado State (13)
  • Hit .583 at Air Force for a season-high
  • Had a career-high 14 kills against then-No. 23 Kansas State
  • Tallied 238 total kills, hitting at .246, nine assists, five aces, 26 digs, eight solo blocks (a team high) and 113 total blocks
SOPHOMORE - (2008):
  • Played in 18 matches and 51 sets for the Cougars as a sophomore
  • Began the season hitting on the rightside but started the last 11 matches of the year on the outside
  • Finished the year with 91 kills, two assists, 19 digs and 33 blocks on .154 hitting
  • Averaged 1.78 kills and 0.65 blocks per set
  • Tallied double-digit kills twice
  • Led BYU in kills once, hitting percentage twice and blocks four times
  • Made her 2008 season debut at the Texas A&M Invitational, playing one set apiece against Siena and American
  • Tallied a then-career-high eight kills on .700 hitting against Central Michigan
  • Came up big for the Cougars in her first start of the season vs. UNLV with a then-career-high nine kill on .381 hitting, both team bests
  • Posted seven kills at Air Force
  • Tallied eight kills, a career-high four digs and a then-season-best four blocks vs. TCU
  • Contributed seven kills on .429 hitting at SDSU recorded a career-high 12 kills at No. 23 Utah
  • Ended the year with 10 kills and four digs in BYUs five-set upset of No. 15 Colorado State and a career-high five blocks vs. Wyoming in the Cougars last match of the year
  • Named Academic All-Mountain West Conference
FRESHMAN - (2007):
  • Played in six matches and 11 games as a true freshman, averaging 1.09 kills and 1.09 blocks per game
  • Led the Cougars in hitting percentage once and blocks three times
  • Made her Cougar debut against American in the BYU Molten Classic, recording two kills on four swings and one block
  • Posted two kills and two blocks in two games at UNLV, sharing team-high blocking honors
  • Played the last two games at Air Force, recording a career-best six kills on 10 swings (.600) while leading BYU with four blocks
  • Played one game against Utah Valley
  • Shared team-high blocking honors with three rejections against Air Force
  • Saw action in three games in BYU's win over No. 25 UNLV, contributing one kill, two assists, one dig and two blocks
BEFORE BYU:
  • Played for Club Utah under head coach Scott Lee
  • Four-year letterwinner at Lehi High School under head coach Jamie Ingersoll
  • Competed as a freshman on the varsity team
  • Named first-team all-state in 2005 and 2006 while leading her team to a third-place state finish in 2006
  • Earned All-Region 7 MVP as a junior and senior while helping her team win the region in 2006
  • Team MVP
  • Also named all-state in track as a junior after winning the state championship in the 400-meter dash
  • Earned High Honor Roll all four years of high school with a 3.9 cumulative GPA
  • Actively involved in Big Brother/Big Sister Club
PERSONAL:
  • Parents are Jeffrey and Jolene Measom
  • Has one brother
  • Enjoys running
  • Favorite foods are Chinese and Mexican food
  • Began playing volleyball in elementary school
  • Also recruited by Utah State, Colorado State, Nevada, LSU and Arizona State
  • Exercise science major
YEAR MP-GP K E TA PCT A SA SE RE D BS BA TOT BE BHE
2007 6-11 12 5 38 .184 4 0 0 0 1 2 10 12 2 0
2008 18-51 91 47 285 .154 2 0 0 1 19 2 31 33 2 0
2009 29-110 238 94 586 .246 9 5 25 1 26 8 105 113 6 3
TOTAL 53-172 341 146 909 .215 15 5 25 2 46 12 146 158 10 3
  • Kills: 14 vs. No. 23 Kansas St., 9/5/09
  • Hitting Percentage: .700 vs. Cent. Michigan, 9/13/08
  • Assists: 2 (three times)
  • Digs: 4 (three times)
  • Blocks: 11 at Utah, 9/25/09
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