UNLV volleyball’s Ashley Owens is one of 12 MW student-athletes selected to compete at four-day tournament in Croatia.
UNLV volleyball will play 31 matches in the fall, seven of which will be against 2015 NCAA Tournament qualifiers and a Junior Team from China.
UNLV volleyball’s Ashley Owens is one of 12 MW student-athletes selected to compete at European Global Challenge.
UNLV volleyball gets double-double from Alexis Patterson in season-ending, 3-1 win over Fresno State.
UNLV volleyball closes out the 2015 season Tuesday at 6:00 pm versus the Bulldogs.
2014: Played in 33 matches and 116 sets ... Had eight double-doubles (assist-dig combinations) ... Had a total of 114 kills with a season-high six on three occasions: at Wyoming (Oct. 4), at Air Force (Nov. 8) and vs. San José State (Nov. 15) ... Had three matches with a hitting efficiency above .300 (minimum five kills) with a season-high .500 outing (6-1-10) vs. San José State (Nov. 15) ... Had a total of 1171 assists with 33 matches of 10 or more assists, including a season-high 57 at New Mexico (Nov. 6) ... Had a total of 29 aces with a season-high three on two occasions: vs. UC Davis (Sept. 13) and vs. Grambling (Sept. 19) ... Had a total of 243 digs with eight matches with 10 or more digs, including a season-high 18 at Seton Hall (Sept. 6) ... Had a total of 85 blocks (three solo, 82 assisted) with a season-high seven blocks (all assisted) at New Mexico (Nov. 6) ... Had a season-high one solo block on three occasions.
High School: A 2014 graduate of Northwest Christian High School in Phoenix, Ariz. ... Lettered four years in volleyball ... Helped the Crusaders to three state championships - Division IV in 2011 and '13 and Div. 2A in 2010 - and a runner-up finish in Div. IV in 2012 ... The team owned a 77% winning percentage (122-37) behind four straight seasons of at least 25 wins ... In league play, the team only lost once in 36 contests ... Named to the Arizona Republic's Volleyball First Team twice (2011 and '12) and Honorable Mention Team once (2010) ... Selected to the 2011 and '12 Arizona Interscholastic Association's All-Division First Team and All-Section Team at two different positions ... Tabbed the AIA Section Player of the Year in both 2011 and '12 ... Chosen the player of the match 11 times and earned the player of the week award once over junior and senior seasons ... As a junior, named a Max Preps All-Divisions Underclassman All-American and Medium School All-American ... As a senior, voted the West Valley Prep's Girls Athlete of the Year ... Participated with the USA High Performance A-2 Teams and the Junior Beach and High Performance at camps and tournaments ... Member of the Junior National Honor Society.
Personal: Born on April 30, 1996, in Glendale, Ariz. ... Daughter of Douglas and RoseAnn Patterson ... Has two brothers, Nicholas and Johnny, and one sister, Kaitlyn ... Father, Douglas, played baseball at Grand Canyon University ... Cousin, Kristin Vesely, played softball and volleyball at the University of Oklahoma ... Majoring in kinesiology.