7 Alexa Spurling
7 Alexa Spurling
Height: 6'3"
Year: So.
Hometown: Abingdon, Va.
High School: John S. Battle
Position: MH
Major: Psychology (Linguistics minor)
m 28
k/s 1.96
h % .229
a/s 0.02
b/s 0.65
sa/s 0.30
d/s 0.58

Honors:

  • USA South All-West Division second team (2018)

Career Match-by-Match Stats: 2017, 2018

2018 (Sophomore): Played in all 28 matches and made starts in all of them... Registered a career-best 202 kills (1.96 per set) and led the team in hitting percentage (.229) and total blocks (67)... Earned second team All-USA South West Division honors... Had a career-high 15 kills in a win over Maryville (Oct. 12)... Had four straight matches of double-digit kills from Oct. 6-13 and tallied seven such matches on the year... Registered a career-high seven blocks, to go along with eight kills, against Birmingham Southern (Sept. 26)... Was second on the team in aces with 31, and had a career-high five in a win at Agnes Scott (Sept. 29)

2017 (Freshman): Appeared in 11 matches and made eight starts... Made collegiate debut against Washington & Lee (Sept. 2)... Tallied 50 kills (1.72 per set) and 24 total blocks on the year... Had a season-high 11 kills with four total blocks in a four-set win at Maryville (Oct. 10)... Also had four total blocks against Agnes Scott (Sept. 30) and Berea (Oct. 4)... Had eight kills and a season-high three solo blocks in a four-set win at Brevard (Oct. 7)... Recorded eight kills and a block in a sweep at Berea (Oct. 24)... Played in NCAA Tournament second round against Berry (Nov. 10) and had a block assist

High School: Attended John S. Battle High School... Voted as the team's best offensive player... Member of National Honor Society and earned Honor Roll in all four years... Played club volleyball with Tri-Cities Club for six years

Personal: Parents are Greg and Donna Spurling... Has one brother, Nathan... Father, Greg, played in the NBA with the Phoenix Suns and Chicago Bulls and was a standout at Carson Newman... Favorite Bible verse is Matthew 6:21... Majoring in psychology with a minor in linguistics

Spurling's Single-Match Highs:

Kills: 15, Maryville College, Oct 12, 2018
Assists: 1, vs LaGrangw, Oct 13, 2018; vs Johnson & Wales, Sep 14, 2018
Serve aces: 5, at Agnes Scott, Sep 29, 2018
Digs: 7, at Piedmont, Oct 13, 2018; vs Rhodes, Sep 08, 2018
Blocks: 7, Birmingham Southern, Sep 26, 2018

Recent Games
Oct 20 at Huntingdon L, 3-0
Oct 20 at Agnes Scott W, 3-0
Oct 23 Berea W, 3-0
Oct 27 Brevard W, 3-0
Oct 27 Pensacola Christian W, 3-2
Oct 30 Piedmont L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 28 14
Sets 103 55
Kills 202 127
Kills per set 1.96 2.31
Errors 82 40
Total Attacks 523 302
Hitting Percentage .229 .288
Assists 2 1
Assists per set 0.02 0.02
Service Aces 31 21
Service Errors 27 15
Service Aces per set 0.30 0.38
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 60 36
Digs per set 0.58 0.65
Block Solo 10 4
Block Assist 57 32
Block Total 67 36
Blocks per set 0.65 0.65
Block Errors 7 4
Ball Handling Errors 2 0
Points 271.5 168.0
Points per set 2.6 3.1
Matches started 28 14
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 31 vs. New Paltz L, 3-1 1 4 3 3 15 .000 0 0 2 0 2 2 0 0 2 0 5.0
Sep 1 vs. Texas-Tyler L, 3-0 1 2 5 2 10 .300 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 6.5
Sep 1 at Emory L, 3-0 1 3 1 4 10 -.300 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Sep 4 at Sewanee L, 3-0 1 3 8 1 18 .389 0 2 1 0 0 1 2 0 3 0 12.0
Sep 8 vs. Rhodes L, 3-0 1 3 3 4 12 -.083 0 0 0 0 7 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Sep 8 vs. Lynchburg L, 3-0 1 3 5 3 17 .118 0 1 0 0 3 1 2 0 3 0 8.0
Sep 11 Mississippi University for Women W, 3-0 1 3 6 1 11 .455 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Sep 14 vs. JWU (Denver) W, 3-1 1 4 9 3 22 .273 1 3 2 0 4 0 2 2 2 0 13.0
Sep 14 at Colorado College L, 3-1 1 4 5 4 18 .056 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Sep 15 vs. Chris. Newport   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Colorado College L, 3-0 1 2 6 2 12 .333 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Sep 19 at Maryville W, 3-2 1 5 9 2 19 .368 0 2 2 0 3 0 3 0 3 0 12.5
Sep 22 LaGrange W, 3-2 1 5 13 4 21 .429 0 2 0 0 5 1 0 0 1 0 16.0
Sep 22 Piedmont W, 3-0 1 3 7 5 23 .087 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 8.0
Sep 26 Birmingham Southern L, 3-2 1 5 8 5 24 .125 0 0 1 0 0 0 7 0 7 1 11.5
Sep 29 vs. Huntingdon L, 3-2 1 4 4 5 14 -.071 0 4 3 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 9.5
Sep 29 at Agnes Scott W, 3-1 1 4 4 1 15 .200 0 5 2 0 4 0 5 0 5 0 11.5
Oct 3 at Berea W, 3-0 1 3 4 1 15 .200 0 3 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 8.5
Oct 6 at Brevard W, 3-1 1 4 12 5 27 .259 0 1 2 0 5 1 4 0 5 0 16.0
Oct 12 Maryville W, 3-2 1 5 15 3 29 .414 0 0 2 0 2 1 1 0 2 0 16.5
Oct 13 vs. LaGrange W, 3-2 1 5 13 5 25 .320 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 2 0 14.0
Oct 13 at Piedmont W, 3-2 1 5 12 3 37 .243 0 1 0 0 7 0 3 2 3 0 14.5
Oct 16 Berry L, 3-1 1 4 8 3 17 .294 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 9.5
Oct 20 at Huntingdon L, 3-0 1 3 5 2 14 .214 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
Oct 20 at Agnes Scott W, 3-0 1 3 11 1 23 .435 0 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 14.0
Oct 23 Berea W, 3-0 1 3 12 3 26 .346 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 0 4 0 14.0
Oct 27 Brevard W, 3-0 1 3 6 0 14 .429 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 7.5
Oct 27 Pensacola Christian W, 3-2 1 5 3 4 18 -.056 0 2 1 0 3 2 3 0 5 0 8.5
Oct 30 Piedmont L, 3-0 1 3 5 3 17 .118 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
  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
2017-18 11 29 50 1.72 16 117 .291 0 0.00 0 0.00 5 0.17 7 17 24 0.83 65.5 2.3
2018-19 28 103 202 1.96 82 523 .229 2 0.02 31 0.30 60 0.58 10 57 67 0.65 271.5 2.6
Total 39 132 252 1.91 98 640 .241 2 0.02 31 0.23 65 0.49 17 74 91 0.69 337.0 2.6
  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 28 103 202 1.96 82 523 .229 2 0.02 31 0.30 60 0.58 10 57 67 0.65 271.5 2.6
Conference 14 55 127 2.31 40 302 .288 1 0.02 21 0.38 36 0.65 4 32 36 0.65 168.0 3.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 39 83 2.13 31 200 .260 0 0.00 6 0.15 17 0.44 4 21 25 0.64 103.5 2.7
Away 11 39 77 1.97 26 208 .245 0 0.00 16 0.41 25 0.64 2 27 29 0.74 108.5 2.8
Neutral 7 25 42 1.68 25 115 .148 2 0.08 9 0.36 18 0.72 4 9 13 0.52 59.5 2.4
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Wins 15 60 136 2.27 41 325 .292 2 0.03 22 0.37 41 0.68 5 36 41 0.68 181.0 3.0
Losses 13 43 66 1.53 41 198 .126 0 0.00 9 0.21 19 0.44 5 21 26 0.60 90.5 2.1
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August 1 4 3 0.75 3 15 .000 0 0.00 0 0.00 2 0.50 2 0 2 0.50 5.0 1.3
September 15 53 93 1.75 46 246 .191 1 0.02 20 0.38 30 0.57 4 31 35 0.66 132.5 2.5
October 12 46 106 2.30 33 262 .279 1 0.02 11 0.24 28 0.61 4 26 30 0.65 134.0 2.9