|Hometown:||Long Beach, CA|
|High School:||Long Beach Polytechnic|
#11 Alisa Mesa
2013: On October 19, posted a season-high 52 assists in the Pioneers' 3-2 win over Fairleigh Dickinson... Appeared in 42 sets, getting the start in six of 14 matches she played in... Finished the season with 203 assists, nine service aces, 48 digs, three blocks and one kill...
2012: Set a new career-high posting 61 assists against Robert Morris on October 13… Played in 95 sets throughout her sophomore season… Totaled 911 assists, 23 service aces, and 244 digs…
2011: Made her collegiate debut on August 26 in the season opener at Syracuse where she recorded 17 assists, one service ace and nine digs… Broke the program record for assists in a three-set match posting a season-high 58 on November 19 as the Pioneers took down Central Connecticut State in the semifinals of the Northeast Conference Tournament… Nabbed her first Molten/NEC Rookie of the Week honor on August 29 after totaling 52 assists, three service aces and 28 digs at the Big Orange Tournament… Earned a Molten/NEC Co-Rookie of the Week nod on November 14 after collecting 120 assists and a .471 assist percentage over a trio of three-set matches during the week… Landed herself in fourth place in the single season record book with 1010 assists in her rookie campaign… Appeared in all 121 sets throughout the season recording a .444 assist percentage, 216 digs, 22 service aces and four kills…
Before SHU: Played three seasons of volleyball at Long Beach Polytechnic under head coach Leland McGrath...Served as team captain in her senior year...Her team was ranked third in the nation in 2011...Named MVP of 2011 Redondo Union Power Classichonors as her team won the event...Received the Steve Lewis award, which is presented to a player in the Long Beach area who exhibits the utmost determination and discipline...Team finished with a 39-3 overall record and a perfect 12-0 mark in league play in her junior season
Personal: Alisa Mesa. Born: 1/14/93 Parent: Tony Mesa. Sibling: Christian Mesa. Major: Political Science. Favorite Team: Los Angeles Dodgers and Kings. Favorite Book: Harry Potter. Favorite TV Show: The OC. Favorite Movie: The Sandlot and Lords of Dogtown. Favorite Music: Jack Johnson. Favorite Food: Cheeseburgers. Plans to attend law school after graduation.