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11 - Kaity Edwards
Kaity Edwards
Height: 6-2
Year: RS-Freshman
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.
High School: Marymount
Position: MB
Major: Psychology

EYEBRONCO: An introduction to Kaity Edwards

AS A RS-FRESHMAN IN 2014: Has played in 27 matches this year … vs. St. Francis Brooklyn (Aug. 29) started and hit .800 with 4 kills and 2 aces … vs. Lafayette (Aug. 30) hit .500 with 3 kills … started at Hofstra (Aug. 30) with 13 kills and hit .684 … started at Army (Sept. 2) hitting .800 with 8 kills … had 2 kills vs. Central Conn. St. (Sept. 5) … started and had 12 kills and hit .588 at Harvard (Sept. 5) … had 4 kills vs. Delaware (Sept. 6) … named to All-Tournament Team at Stanford Invitational … had 10 kills vs. Penn (Sept. 12) … vs. No. 20 Duke (Sept. 13) earned 6 kills and 5 block assists … at No. 1 Stanford (Sept. 13) earned 6 kills … had 6 kills and hit .556 at UCSB (Sept. 19) … had 9 kills and hit .412 with 4 block assists vs. NIU (Sept. 20) … picked up 14 kills at Cal Poly (Sept. 20) … had 6 kills at San Francisco (Sept. 26) … had 3 kills and 4 block assists vs. Pacific (Sept. 30) … hit .562 with 10 kills and 7 block assists at No. 24 San Diego (Oct. 2) … at No. 10 BYU (Oct. 4) earned 5 kills … vs. Portland (Oct. 9) earned 8 kills while hitting .438 with 6 block assists … vs. Gonzaga (Oct. 10) had 10 kills … had 10 kills and 5 block assists at Pepperdine (Oct. 16) … earned 6 kills at No. 24 LMU (Oct. 18) ... had 4 kills and 6 blocks at Saint Mary’s (Oct. 23) ... had 4 kills and 4 blocks vs. No. 11 BYU (Oct. 30) ... earned 13 kills vs. No. 24 USD (Nov. 1) ... had 8 kills and 5 blocks at Gonzaga (Nov. 6) ... picked up 4 kills and 4 blocks at Portland (Nov. 8) ... had 6 kills and 3 blocks vs. No. 24 LMU (Nov. 13).

FRESHMAN: Redshirted due to injury in her first year at University of Wyoming before transferring to Santa Clara. 

HIGH SCHOOL: A three-year letterwinner in volleyball, she was coached by Cari Klein at Marymount High School in Los Angeles, Calif. … 2012 PrepVolleyball First Team All-American and Volleyball magazine/Mizuno Girls' High School All-American Second Team selection ... was also named Max Preps Division I First Team All-State and the I-AA Southern Section Player of the Year while attending Marymount High School ... her team finished with an impressive 37-5 overall record and an 8-0 mark in league play in 2012 ... team would go 4-0 in the CIF Southern Section on their way to the CIF Division I California State Championship ... also earned the State Finals Most Outstanding Player, Southern Cal Regional MOP, Sunshine League MVP and First Team SCVR honors ... was selected as a Prepvolleyball.com Senior Ace, which is given to Top 100 recruits ... during her junior year, she was named to the Prepvolleyball All-American Team and All-Sunshine League ... led her team to three straight Sunshine League Championships with a combined record of 24-0 during that time ... team was CIF Southern Section Champions in 2010 with a record of 25-7 and followed that up with a CIF Southern Section and CIF Southern California Championship in 2011 with a mark of 33-5 ... the team was also a CIF California State Finalist in that same year.

CLUB: The Sunshine Volleyball Club she played for in the Junior Nationals in Open division as 15s finishing second at the Colorado Crossroads tournament, her 16s team won Lone-Star Open Qualifier and finished 2nd in Southern California Qualifier and the 17s won Northeastern Qualifier, finished second in Mideast and Southern California Qualifiers … she also participated in the Open division with Mizuno Long Beach Volleyball Club.

PERSONAL: The daughter of Tom and Lisa Edwards … has two siblings: Matt and Jenny … her father, Tom, participated in track and field at the University of Florida, while her mother, Lisa, was a two-time All-American and won the NCAA National Championship in 1984 as a member of the UCLA volleyball team from 1983-86 ... major is Psychology.