13 - Ali Spindt
Ali Spindt
Height: 6-0
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Menlo Park, Calif.
High School: Menlo-Alherton HS
Position: OH
m 29
k/s 2.81
h % .237
a/s 0.18
b/s 0.53
sa/s 0.08
d/s 2.93

2013
All-Big West First Team
Big West Freshman of the Year
In her first season with the team, Ali Spindt made a remarkable impression as she was seen in all 29 matches and 112 sets...Spindt lead the team in 873 total attacks and 315 kills...She ranked second on the team with 2.81 kills per set, 328 digs, and 2.93 digs per set...Recorded season-highs of 18 kills twice, the first coming on a Oct. 5 win against Cal Poly and the second on Nov. 16 over Cal State Northridge...Spindt also had a season-high of 26 digs in a win over UC Irvine on Nov. 30...Put up double digits in kills 21 times and in digs 16 times...Earned Big West Player of the Week, only one of two freshmen to ever do so, Big West Freshmen of the Year, and First Team All-Big West.

High School
Attended Menlo-Atherton High School… Played under Ron Whitmill… San Mateo County Player of the Year… MVP of the Bay Division PAL… Member of the CCS Division I champions.

Club
Played for Payes Performance from 2009-2012 and Encore 18 Navy from 2012-2013… Bronze Medalist at the 2011-2012 Junior Nationals Open Division… named to the All-Tournament team twice.

Personal
Alison Kathleen Spindt was born on August 12th, 1995 in Palo Alto, CA to Chris and Kristin Spindt… One of three siblings including younger brother Ben and younger sister Emma… Favorite sports team include the San Francisco Giants and 49ers… Best sports moment was winning the Bronze medal at Junior Nationals her junior year… Favorite movies are Step Brothers and Bridesmaids… Favorite novel is To Kill a Mockingbird… Enjoys listening to Mumford & Sons… Plays beach volleyball and hangs out with friends in her spare time.


2013 Match HighsCareer Match Highs
Kills 18 (twice)  18 (twice) 
Attempts 49 (twice) 49 (twice)
Hitting.556 vs. Wofford (9/20/13).556 vs. Wofford (9/20/13)  
Assists 4 vs. Colorado St. (9/78/13) 4 vs. Colorado St. (9/78/13)
Service Aces2 (twice) 2 (twice)
Digs 26 at UC Irvine (11/30/13)  26 at UC Irvine (11/30/13) 
Blocks Solo 1 (six times)   1 (six times) 
 Blocks Assists 6 (twice)
6 (twice) 
Total Blocks7 vs. Hawai'i (11/9/13) 7 vs. Hawai'i (11/9/13) 
Recent Games
Nov 16 at Cal State Northridge W, 3-2
Nov 22 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0
Nov 23 UC Riverside W, 3-0
Nov 29 at Long Beach State L, 3-2
Nov 30 at UC Irvine W, 3-1
Dec 6 at San Diego L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 29 16
Sets 112 62
Kills 315 207
Kills per set 2.81 3.34
Errors 108 56
Total Attacks 873 551
Hitting Percentage .237 .274
Assists 20 10
Assists per set 0.18 0.16
Service Aces 9 7
Service Errors 9 7
Service Aces per set 0.08 0.11
Reception Errors 27 12
Digs 328 221
Digs per set 2.93 3.56
Block Solo 7 5
Block Assist 52 29
Block Total 59 34
Blocks per set 0.53 0.55
Block Errors 5 4
Ball Handling Errors 2 1
Points 357.0 233.5
Points per set 3.2 3.8
Date Opponent Score s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 30 Stanford L, 3-0 3 11 8 36 .083 0 0 0 0 4 1 2 0 3 0 13.0
Aug 31 vs. Nevada W, 3-2 5 5 7 27 -.074 0 1 0 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Aug 31 vs. New Mexico St. W, 3-2 5 4 3 10 .100 1 0 0 1 13 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Sep 6 at Pepperdine L, 3-1 4 6 3 21 .143 1 0 1 2 12 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Sep 7 vs. Colorado St. L, 3-1 4 11 2 28 .321 4 0 0 1 13 0 4 0 4 0 13.0
Sep 7 vs. Virginia L, 3-2 5 13 4 29 .310 0 0 0 1 14 1 0 0 1 0 14.0
Sep 13 vs. Eastern Wash. W, 3-0 3 10 2 21 .381 1 0 0 1 2 0 3 0 3 1 11.5
Sep 14 vs. USC L, 3-1 4 8 3 33 .152 0 0 0 2 3 0 6 0 6 0 11.0
Sep 14 at San Diego L, 3-0 3 4 2 12 .167 1 0 0 2 8 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Sep 20 vs. Wofford W, 3-0 3 12 2 18 .556 1 1 0 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 13.0
Sep 21 vs. Loyola (Md.) W, 3-0 3 5 3 13 .154 0 0 0 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Sep 21 at Arizona L, 3-2 5 13 8 49 .102 1 0 0 0 10 0 1 0 1 0 13.5
Sep 27 Long Beach State L, 3-2 5 16 4 46 .261 0 0 2 1 14 1 3 1 4 0 18.5
Sep 28 UC Irvine W, 3-0 3 10 3 20 .350 1 0 0 2 14 0 1 1 1 0 10.5
Oct 5 Cal Poly W, 3-1 4 18 2 41 .390 1 1 0 0 13 1 3 0 4 0 21.5
Oct 11 at Hawaii W, 3-2 5 12 5 40 .175 0 0 1 2 17 0 1 0 1 0 12.5
Oct 18 Cal State Northridge W, 3-0 3 12 3 24 .375 0 0 1 0 9 0 1 0 1 0 12.5
Oct 19 UC Davis W, 3-2 5 11 3 27 .296 0 2 0 3 8 1 1 0 2 0 14.5
Oct 25 at UC Riverside W, 3-0 3 12 1 26 .423 1 0 1 0 9 0 2 0 2 0 13.0
Oct 26 at Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0 3 15 1 35 .400 0 0 0 0 15 1 1 0 2 0 16.5
Nov 2 at Cal Poly W, 3-0 3 7 4 24 .125 1 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Nov 9 Hawaii L, 3-2 5 10 4 42 .143 1 1 0 0 19 1 6 0 7 0 15.0
Nov 14 at UC Davis W, 3-0 3 14 3 40 .275 0 2 0 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 16.0
Nov 16 at Cal State Northridge W, 3-2 5 18 9 49 .184 1 0 0 1 10 0 2 0 2 0 19.0
Nov 22 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0 3 10 3 32 .219 3 0 0 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 10.0
Nov 23 UC Riverside W, 3-0 3 12 3 23 .391 0 1 1 0 8 0 1 2 1 0 13.5
Nov 29 at Long Beach State L, 3-2 5 17 6 43 .256 0 0 0 0 20 0 3 0 3 0 18.5
Nov 30 at UC Irvine W, 3-1 4 13 2 39 .282 1 0 1 2 26 0 4 0 4 1 15.0
Dec 6 at San Diego L, 3-0 3 6 5 25 .040 0 0 1 3 8 0 2 1 2 0 7.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2013-14 29 112 315 2.81 108 873 .237 20 0.18 9 0.08 328 2.93 7 52 59 0.53 357.0 3.2
Total 29 112 315 2.81 108 873 .237 20 0.18 9 0.08 328 2.93 7 52 59 0.53 357.0 3.2
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 29 112 315 2.81 108 873 .237 20 0.18 9 0.08 328 2.93 7 52 59 0.53 357.0 3.2
Conference 16 62 207 3.34 56 551 .274 10 0.16 7 0.11 221 3.56 5 29 34 0.55 233.5 3.8
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Home 9 34 110 3.24 33 291 .265 6 0.18 5 0.15 98 2.88 5 18 23 0.68 129.0 3.8
Away 12 46 137 2.98 49 403 .218 7 0.15 2 0.04 165 3.59 1 19 20 0.43 149.5 3.2
Neutral 8 32 68 2.12 26 179 .235 7 0.22 2 0.06 65 2.03 1 15 16 0.50 78.5 2.5

Wins 18 66 200 3.03 59 509 .277 12 0.18 8 0.12 203 3.08 3 22 25 0.38 222.0 3.4
Losses 11 46 115 2.50 49 364 .181 8 0.17 1 0.02 125 2.72 4 30 34 0.74 135.0 2.9

August 3 13 20 1.54 18 73 .027 1 0.08 1 0.08 25 1.92 1 2 3 0.23 23.0 1.8
September 11 42 108 2.57 36 290 .248 10 0.24 1 0.02 102 2.43 2 23 25 0.60 122.5 2.9
October 6 23 80 3.48 15 193 .337 2 0.09 3 0.13 71 3.09 3 9 12 0.52 90.5 3.9
November 8 31 101 3.26 34 292 .229 7 0.23 4 0.13 122 3.94 1 16 17 0.55 114.0 3.7
December 1 3 6 2.00 5 25 .040 0 0.00 0 0.00 8 2.67 0 2 2 0.67 7.0 2.3