16 Meredith Phillips
16 Meredith Phillips
Height: 6-3
Year: So
Hometown: Houston, TX
High School: Memorial HS
Position: MB
Experience: 1Y

2018 (Freshman)

Earned Big West Honorable Mention and Big West All-Freshman team honors after a strong rookie campaign ... appeared in 90 of 96 sets, starting 25 of 28 matches ... finished third on the team in kills with 164 and second in blocks with 81 ... was also fifth in the Big West in hitting percentage with a .325 average ... recorded double-figure kill numbers in three matches and had five or more blocks in a match six times ... had a season-high 12 kills twice, once against Loyola Marymount (Aug. 31) and UC Santa Barbara (Oct. 12) ... posted a season-high seven blocks at Hawai'i (Oct. 26).

Memorial HS

A four-year varsity starter for Memorial HS, Meredith helped lead her team to three straight district championships ... she broke the school record for blocks in a season with 196 ... was named to her division's All-State Team in 2016 and 2017 ... chosen as her team's MVP her senior year ... named 2018 AT&T Sportnet Player of the Year ... also won her district's Outstanding Blocker award for 2016 ... academically, she was an all-district academic all four years of high school and a member of the National Honor Society for 2017-2018

Personal

Born June 28, 2000 in Houston ... daughter of Charlie and Dede Phillips ... her sister, Maddie Phillips plays volleyball at Lipscomb University ... her Uncle, Ryan Hudock played football for the Mustangs from 1993-1995 ... chose Cal Poly because "I really enjoy the culture of the team, the coaches and the academics are great." ... majoring in Kinesiology