Ali Troost
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Ali Troost

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hemet, CA

High School:
Hemet HS

Height:
6-2

Position:
Right Side

Experience:
3V

JUNIOR (2009): Played in all 25 games for the Toreros, and helped the team finish second in the WCC...was named the WCC Player of the Year, and received second-team All-American honors from the America Volleyball Coaches Association...was MVP of the Denver/Colorado Invitational, received one WCC Player of the Week award and one WCC Co-Player of the Month award in September...led the team in kills with 371 (hitting at a .315 clip) and service aces with 39...finished with 175 digs, and 42 total blocks, which was good for second on the team... Finished the year with 22 matches reaching double-digit kills, including a career high 34 at a .540 clip in a 3-2 victory at Santa Clara (11/6/09)...recorded a double-double in a 3-2 win at UC Irvine with 23 kills at a .364 clip and 13 digs (9/17/09)...recorded back to back 20-10 double-doubles in 3-1 victories against Santa Clara (22 kills at a .356 clip, 10 digs on 10/10/09) and Saint Mary's (21 kills at a .278 clip, 11 digs on 10/17/09)...recorded 20 kills at a .400 attack percentage in a 3-1 victory at Portland (10/24/09)...recorded 21 kills in a loss to Pepperdine (10/28/09).

SOPHOMORE (2008): Played and started in 22 matches...helped the team wins its third consecutive WCC Championship...was named first-team All-WCC...was third on the team in kills with 208...recorded 11 double-digit kill performances...recorded a double-double with 14 kills and 12 digs against Pepperdine (10/23/08)...recorded a career-high 18 kills in a win against Portland (10/4/08)...recorded 17 kills against Saint Mary's (11/13/08) and against San Francisco (11/8/08).

FRESHMAN (2007): Played in all 29 matches and 111 games this season...named to the All-WCC Freshman team...helped lead the team to a share of the WCC championship...was third on the team in kills with 263 and hit for a .244 clip...also recorded 41 digs and had 59 blocks...recorded double-digit kills in 11 matches, including four of the last five matches...recorded a career-high 17 kills in a win against San Diego State (9/18/07)...recorded 13 kills against UCLA (9/15/07)...recorded 12 kills against Saint Mary's (10/6/07), Gonzaga (10/20/07), Loyola Marymount (11/8/07) and against Pepperdine (11/10/07)...recorded 125 kills in the NCAA Tournament first round game against Iowa State (11/30/07).

HIGH SCHOOL: Earned four varsity letters playing for Klint Knipsheer at Hemet High School...was named first-team All-CIF and All-Riverside county as a sophomore, junior and senior...helped lead her team to the CIF simi finals during her junior campaign...was named the Sunkist League MVP during both her junior and senior season's...named a Volleyball Magazine Top-50 Recruit.

PERSONAL: Alexandria Troost was born on June 28, 1989 in Hemet, Calif....she is the daughter of William and Rebecca Troost...was also heavily recruited by Arizona, Washington and Loyola Marymount...chose to attend USD because of the team, the academics, the location and the coaching staff...also notes she is a lifeguard in Hemet.