8 Avalon DeNecochea
8 Avalon DeNecochea
Height: 6-2
Year: So
Hometown: San Diego, CA
High School: University HS
Position: S
Experience: 1Y
m 9
k/s 1.19
h % .273
a/s 8.22
b/s 0.78
sa/s 0.28
d/s 1.72

2018 (Freshman)

One of three players to play in all 96 sets and start all 28 matches ... was named Big West Co-Freshman of the Year, becoming the first Mustang since Adlee Van Winden in 2015 and the fifth in program history to win the award ... directed the offense to a Big West leading .295 hitting percentage while averaging 10.32 assists per set, good for second in the conference ... also averaged 1.70 digs per set (fourth on the team), finished fourth on the team in total blocks with 44, and was tied for first on the team in service aces with 22 ... also recorded three double-doubles on the season and was named Big West Freshman of the Week three times.

University HS

A four-year varsity starter for University High School, Avalon was part of two league championship teams ... She was a three-time team MVP, three year team captain, two-time league MVP, three time first-team all-league and rookie of the year her freshman year ... also earned an honor cord at graduation and was a member of her school's child development program.

Personal

Born in San Diego, Calif. ... daughter of Joel and Dianne DeNecochea ... both of her parents played college volleyball, mom at Tennessee and dad at Long Beach State ... has a sister, Devon ... chose Cal Poly because of the "coaches, team, academics and love of San Luis Obispo." ... majoring in Business

Recent Games
Sep 5 North Texas W, 3-0
Sep 6 Wichita State W, 3-2
Sep 7 San Jose State W, 3-0
Sep 13 vs. (6) Pittsburgh L, 3-1
Sep 13 at Pepperdine W, 3-2
Sep 14 vs. (16) Utah W, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 9 -
Sets 36 -
Kills 43 -
Kills per set 1.19 -
Errors 16 -
Total Attacks 99 -
Hitting Percentage .273 -
Assists 296 -
Assists per set 8.22 -
Service Aces 10 -
Service Errors 9 -
Service Aces per set 0.28 -
Reception Errors 0 -
Digs 62 -
Digs per set 1.72 -
Block Solo 3 -
Block Assist 25 -
Block Total 28 -
Blocks per set 0.78 -
Block Errors 0 -
Ball Handling Errors 3 -
Points 68.5 -
Points per set 1.9 -
Matches started 9 -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 30 vs. (7) Kentucky L, 3-0 1 3 2 2 11 .000 13 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3.0
Aug 30 vs. Saint Mary's L, 3-0 1 3 4 1 12 .250 16 1 3 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
Aug 31 at Utah L, 3-2 1 5 6 4 17 .118 44 1 1 0 12 0 7 0 7 0 10.5
Sep 5 North Texas W, 3-0 1 3 8 1 12 .583 29 1 0 0 5 0 3 0 3 0 10.5
Sep 6 Wichita State W, 3-2 1 5 6 2 12 .333 43 2 0 0 7 1 3 0 4 0 10.5
Sep 7 San Jose State W, 3-0 1 3 3 2 5 .200 20 1 0 0 7 1 2 0 3 0 6.0
Sep 13 vs. (6) Pittsburgh L, 3-1 1 4 4 3 11 .091 32 1 1 0 10 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Sep 13 at Pepperdine W, 3-2 1 5 4 0 7 .571 54 0 0 0 7 0 6 0 6 1 7.0
Sep 14 vs. (16) Utah W, 3-2 1 5 6 1 12 .417 45 2 2 0 8 1 1 0 2 1 9.5
Sep 19 at (22) Colorado State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 at Northern Colorado   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 vs. Oregon State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 24 Long Beach State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Cal State Fullerton   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at UC Irvine   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 4 UC Riverside   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 UC Davis   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 11 Hawai'i   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at UC Santa Barbara   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 24 at UC Riverside   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at UC Davis   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 CSUN   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Hawai'i   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 UC Santa Barbara   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 at CSUN   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Long Beach State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 UC Irvine   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Cal State Fullerton   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 6 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 13 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 14 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 19 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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
2018-19 28 96 62 0.65 19 132 .326 990 10.31 22 0.23 164 1.71 3 46 49 0.51 110.0 1.1
2019-20 9 36 43 1.19 16 99 .273 296 8.22 10 0.28 62 1.72 3 25 28 0.78 68.5 1.9
Total 37 132 105 0.80 35 231 .303 1286 9.74 32 0.24 226 1.71 6 71 77 0.58 178.5 1.4
  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 9 36 43 1.19 16 99 .273 296 8.22 10 0.28 62 1.72 3 25 28 0.78 68.5 1.9
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 3 11 17 1.55 5 29 .414 92 8.36 4 0.36 19 1.73 2 8 10 0.91 27.0 2.5
Away 2 10 10 1.00 4 24 .250 98 9.80 1 0.10 19 1.90 0 13 13 1.30 17.5 1.8
Neutral 4 15 16 1.07 7 46 .196 106 7.07 5 0.33 24 1.60 1 4 5 0.33 24.0 1.6
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Wins 5 21 27 1.29 6 48 .438 191 9.10 6 0.29 34 1.62 3 15 18 0.86 43.5 2.1
Losses 4 15 16 1.07 10 51 .118 105 7.00 4 0.27 28 1.87 0 10 10 0.67 25.0 1.7
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August 3 11 12 1.09 7 40 .125 73 6.64 3 0.27 18 1.64 0 8 8 0.73 19.0 1.7
September 6 25 31 1.24 9 59 .373 223 8.92 7 0.28 44 1.76 3 17 20 0.80 49.5 2.0