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's Bree Hammel selected to the All-Mountain West First Team.
UNLV volleyball closes out the 2015 season Tuesday at 6:00 pm versus the Bulldogs.
2014: Played in 33 matches and 115 sets ... Had a total of 298 kills with 12 matches of 10 or more kills, including a season-high 20 at New Mexico (Nov. 6) ... Had a total of 20 matches with a hitting efficiency above .300 (minimum of five kills) with a season-high .714 vs. San José State (Nov. 15) ... Had a total of 12 assists with a season-high two on three occasions: vs. Cornell (Sept. 5), vs. UC Davis (Sept. 13) and vs. San Diego State (Nov. 25) ... Had a total of 25 aces with a season-high four vs. Grambling (Sept. 19) ... Had a total of 66 digs with a season-high seven at Seton Hall (Sept. 6) ... Had a total of 174 blocks (25 solo, 149 assisted) with a season-high 11 on two occasions: at Seton Hall (Sept. 6) and at Fresno State (Oct. 25) ... Had a season-high two solo blocks on five occasions ... Had a season-high 10 assisted blocks at Fresno State (Oct. 25).
2013: Played in 17 matches and 31 sets ... Had a total of 41 kills with a season-high seven vs. Kansas State (Aug. 31) ... Had two matches with a hitting efficiency above .300 (minimum of five kills) with a season-high .385 outing (6-1-13) vs. Air Force (Nov. 2) ... Had a total of three assists with a season-high two vs. Utah State (Nov. 21) ... Had a total of eight digs with a season-high two on two occasions: vs. San José State (Oct. 3) and vs. Boise State (Nov. 23) ... Had a total of 11 blocks (one solo, 10 assisted) with a season-high four (all assisted) vs. Kansas State (Aug. 31) ... Had a season-high one solo block vs. Utah State (Nov. 21).
2012: Sat out season as a redshirt.
High School: A 2012 graduate of Bonanza High School in Las Vegas ... Lettered in volleyball, soccer and track & field for the Bengals ... In volleyball, earned all-conference honors as a sophomore, junior and senior before being named the 4A All-Southwest League's Co-MVP and Sunset Region's MVP ... In track & field, selected as Bonanza's Field MVP in 2010 and '11, and owns the second-best triple jump in school history (37-7.25) ... Two-time regional champion in the triple jump ... Member of the National Honor Society and was a scholar-athlete (3.5 or better GPA) ... Played club volleyball for Edge.
Personal: Born on Dec. 3, 1994, in Las Vegas ... Daughter of Steen and Venus Hammel ... Has one brother, Tim ... Majoring in criminal justice.