Men's Volleyball

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    Alex Slaught
    Alex Slaught

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    La Canada Flintridge

    High School:
    (Loyola)

    Height / Weight:
    6-4 / 190

    Position:
    OH

    01/10/2014

    USC Men's Volleyball Sweeps UC San Diego In MPSF, Home Opener

    Alex Slaught had 14 kills to lead the Trojans

    04/06/2013

    USC Men's Volleyball Sweeps No. 10 Cal State Northridge

    Trojans are sparked by play of graduating seniors Chris Trefzger and J.B. Green on Senior Night.

    03/30/2013

    No. 1 BYU Men's Volleyball Sweeps USC

    Trojans now return to Galen Center for final two home matches.

    03/21/2013

    USC Men's Volleyball Upsets No. 3 Pepperdine

    Trojans serve 12 aces to beat Waves in 4 sets.

    03/16/2013

    UC San Diego Men's Volleyball Beats USC In 5 Sets

    It snaps the Trojans' 8-match win streak over the Tritons.

    2014: Slaught , who started often in 2013, will compete for a starting outside hitter job as a sophomore in 2014 ...

    2013: He was a part-time starting outside hitter as a first-year freshman in 2013 ... Overall in 2013 while appearing in 23 matches (starting 17, including USC's first 7 and final 10), he had 117 kills (hitting .126), 60 digs, 23 blocks and 9 aces ... He was in double kill figures 4 times (including a career-best 13 at Hawaii) and had 5-plus digs 3 times (including career highs of 7 at UC San Diego and UC Santa Barbara) ...

    HIGH SCHOOL: He made the 2012 AVCA All-American first team, Volleyball Magazine All-American first team, Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 list and All-CIF Division I first team as a senior outside hitter at Loyola High in Los Angeles (Calif.) ... He had 362 kills and hit .408 in 2012 ... Loyola made it to the 2012 CIF Division I finals ... He made the 2011 All-Mission League first team as a junior ... As a sophomore, his team was the 2010 CIF Division I championship ... He also played football at Loyola ... Current Trojans Robert Feathers and Michael Mullahey also prepped at Loyola ...

    PERSONAL: He was on the Manhattan Beach Surf club team that won a silver medal at the 2011 U.S. Junior Olympics 17 Open Gold Division and he made the All-Tournament team ... He made the 16 Open All-Tournament team at the 2010 Junior Olympics ... In 2009 and 1010, he was on the USA Volleyball Youth Select A1 team and participated in the U.S. Youth National Holiday Training Camp ... He is a planning, policy and development major at USC ... Birthdate is June 19, 1994.

    S M K E TA PCT AST SA SE RE DG BS BA BE
    2013 (Fr.)... 64 23 117 79 301 .126 7 9 43 21 60 0 23 3

    Career single-match highs: 13 kills (Hawaii, 2013), 7 digs (UC San Diego and UC Santa Barbara, 2013), 4 blocks (UC San Diego, 2013)