|Hometown:||La Verne, CA|
|High School:||Saint Lucy's Priory|
#7 Alissa Young - Career Stats
2012: Earned the first Molten/NEC Player of the Week award after registering 52 kills and a .283 hitting percentage at the Bean Pot Classic, including a career-high 25 kills against host-school Northeastern… Appeared in 89 sets throughout her sophomore year, totaling 258 kills and a .152 season hitting percentage…
2011: Made her collegiate debut on August 26 in the season opener at Syracuse collecting the first three kills of her career… Appeared in 116 sets throughout her freshman campaign… Posted a season-high 13 kills at home against Yale on September 10… Hit a season best .667 in the Pioneers win against Quinnipiac on October 9. After a stellar performance that week when she hit .410 through three matches and collected 21 kills, she picked up her first of two Molten/NEC Rookie of the Week nods.
High School: Played three seasons of varsity volleyball and one year of varsity softball at St. Lucy's Priory...All-league selection in 2009 and 2010...Led her team to three consecutive league titles...Selected to the 2010 Daily Bulletin All-Star Team...Earned scholar-athlete accolades four straight years... Squad posted a 32-11 overall record in 2010 and reached the California division II state semifinals...Recorded 301 kills and a hitting percentage of .324.
Personal: Born: 10/22/93. Parents: Martin and Lisa. Siblings:Christopher and Matt. Major: Neuroscience Biology. Hobbies: Cooking and reading. Favorite Team: Los Angeles Dodgers. Favorite Athlete: Tim Tebow, Mike Trout and Albert Puljos. Favorite Book: Hunger Games. Favorite TV Show: Castle and How I Met Your Mother. Favorite Movie: Pay It Forward. Favorite Music: Country. Favorite Food: Mexican. Niece of Major League Baseball Pitcher Matt Young. Plans to go to medical school after graduation.