8 Avalon DeNecochea
8 Avalon DeNecochea
Height: 6-2
Year: So
Hometown: San Diego, CA
High School: University HS
Position: S
Experience: 1Y
m 18
k/s 1.12
h % .295
a/s 8.96
b/s 0.66
sa/s 0.31
d/s 1.56

2018 (Freshman)

One of three players to play in all 96 sets and start all 28 matches ... was named Big West Co-Freshman of the Year, becoming the first Mustang since Adlee Van Winden in 2015 and the fifth in program history to win the award ... directed the offense to a Big West leading .295 hitting percentage while averaging 10.32 assists per set, good for second in the conference ... also averaged 1.70 digs per set (fourth on the team), finished fourth on the team in total blocks with 44, and was tied for first on the team in service aces with 22 ... also recorded three double-doubles on the season and was named Big West Freshman of the Week three times.

University HS

A four-year varsity starter for University High School, Avalon was part of two league championship teams ... She was a three-time team MVP, three year team captain, two-time league MVP, three time first-team all-league and rookie of the year her freshman year ... also earned an honor cord at graduation and was a member of her school's child development program.

Personal

Born in San Diego, Calif. ... daughter of Joel and Dianne DeNecochea ... both of her parents played college volleyball, mom at Tennessee and dad at Long Beach State ... has a sister, Devon ... chose Cal Poly because of the "coaches, team, academics and love of San Luis Obispo." ... majoring in Business

Recent Games
Sep 24 Long Beach State W, 3-0
Sep 27 at Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0
Sep 28 at UC Irvine W, 3-0
Oct 4 UC Riverside W, 3-0
Oct 5 UC Davis W, 3-2
Oct 11 (19) Hawai'i W, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 18 6
Sets 68 20
Kills 76 21
Kills per set 1.12 1.05
Errors 24 6
Total Attacks 176 48
Hitting Percentage .295 .313
Assists 609 221
Assists per set 8.96 11.05
Service Aces 21 8
Service Errors 16 5
Service Aces per set 0.31 0.40
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 106 33
Digs per set 1.56 1.65
Block Solo 3 0
Block Assist 42 11
Block Total 45 11
Blocks per set 0.66 0.55
Block Errors 2 2
Ball Handling Errors 4 1
Points 121.0 34.5
Points per set 1.8 1.7
Matches started 14 4
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 30 vs. (7) Kentucky L, 3-0 1 3 2 2 11 .000 13 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3.0
Aug 30 vs. Saint Mary's L, 3-0 1 3 4 1 12 .250 16 1 3 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
Aug 31 at (RV) Utah L, 3-2 1 5 6 4 17 .118 44 1 1 0 12 0 7 0 7 0 10.5
Sep 5 North Texas W, 3-0 1 3 8 1 12 .583 29 1 0 0 5 0 3 0 3 0 10.5
Sep 6 Wichita State W, 3-2 1 5 6 2 12 .333 43 2 0 0 7 1 3 0 4 0 10.5
Sep 7 San Jose State W, 3-0 1 3 3 2 5 .200 20 1 0 0 7 1 2 0 3 0 6.0
Sep 13 vs. (6) Pittsburgh L, 3-1 1 4 4 3 11 .091 32 1 1 0 10 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Sep 13 at Pepperdine W, 3-2 1 5 4 0 7 .571 54 0 0 0 7 0 6 0 6 1 7.0
Sep 14 vs. (16) Utah W, 3-2 1 5 6 1 12 .417 45 2 2 0 8 1 1 0 2 1 9.5
Sep 19 at (22) Colorado State L, 3-0 - 3 1 0 4 .250 15 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Sep 20 at Northern Colorado W, 3-2 1 5 8 1 17 .412 41 0 1 0 7 0 3 0 3 0 9.5
Sep 21 vs. Oregon State W, 3-1 - 4 3 1 8 .250 36 2 0 0 3 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Sep 24 Long Beach State W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 9 .111 34 4 0 0 4 0 1 2 1 1 5.5
Sep 27 at Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0 - 3 4 1 8 .375 45 0 0 0 4 0 3 0 3 0 5.5
Sep 28 at UC Irvine W, 3-0 - 3 4 0 7 .571 33 0 1 0 8 0 2 0 2 0 5.0
Oct 4 UC Riverside W, 3-0 1 3 4 1 6 .500 26 0 2 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Oct 5 UC Davis W, 3-2 1 5 3 2 8 .125 50 2 1 0 6 0 3 0 3 0 6.5
Oct 11 (19) Hawai'i W, 3-0 1 3 5 2 10 .300 33 2 1 0 7 0 1 0 1 0 7.5
Oct 19 at (RV) UC Santa Barbara   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 24 at UC Riverside   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at UC Davis   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 CSUN   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Hawai'i   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 UC Santa Barbara   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 at CSUN   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Long Beach State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 UC Irvine   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Cal State Fullerton   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 6 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 13 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 14 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 19 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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
2018-19 28 96 62 0.65 19 132 .326 990 10.31 22 0.23 164 1.71 3 46 49 0.51 110.0 1.1
2019-20 18 68 76 1.12 24 176 .295 609 8.96 21 0.31 106 1.56 3 42 45 0.66 121.0 1.8
Total 46 164 138 0.84 43 308 .308 1599 9.75 43 0.26 270 1.65 6 88 94 0.57 231.0 1.4
  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 18 68 76 1.12 24 176 .295 609 8.96 21 0.31 106 1.56 3 42 45 0.66 121.0 1.8
Conference 6 20 21 1.05 6 48 .313 221 11.05 8 0.40 33 1.65 0 11 11 0.55 34.5 1.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 7 25 30 1.20 10 62 .323 235 9.40 12 0.48 40 1.60 2 14 16 0.64 51.0 2.0
Away 6 24 27 1.13 6 60 .350 232 9.67 2 0.08 39 1.63 0 22 22 0.92 40.0 1.7
Neutral 5 19 19 1.00 8 54 .204 142 7.47 7 0.37 27 1.42 1 6 7 0.37 30.0 1.6
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Wins 13 50 59 1.18 14 121 .372 489 9.78 16 0.32 77 1.54 3 31 34 0.68 93.5 1.9
Losses 5 18 17 0.94 10 55 .127 120 6.67 5 0.28 29 1.61 0 11 11 0.61 27.5 1.5
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August 3 11 12 1.09 7 40 .125 73 6.64 3 0.27 18 1.64 0 8 8 0.73 19.0 1.7
September 12 46 52 1.13 12 112 .357 427 9.28 14 0.30 71 1.54 3 29 32 0.70 83.5 1.8
October 3 11 12 1.09 5 24 .292 109 9.91 4 0.36 17 1.55 0 5 5 0.45 18.5 1.7