Men's Volleyball

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    Alex Slaught
    Alex  Slaught

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    La Canada Flintridge

    High School:
    Loyola

    Height / Weight:
    6-4 / 190

    Position:
    OH

    04/27/2015

    Slaught and Xepoleas Named USC Credit Union Student-Athletes of the Week

    Meredith Xepoleas becomes the fourth consecutive Trojan to win the Pac-12 Invitational Singles title.

    04/27/2015

    Slaught and Xepoleas Named USC Credit Union Student-Athletes of the Week

    Meredith Xepoleas becomes the fourth consecutive Trojan to win the Pac-12 Invitational Singles title.

    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.

    CAREER: He has 483 kills, 220 digs, 63 blocks and 39 aces in his career while appearing in 61 matches (starting 50) ...

    2015: Slaught started at outside hitter as a junior in 2015 ... Overall in 2015 while appearing in 26 matches (starting 23), he had a team-best 284 kills (hitting .227) along with 121 digs, 26 blocks and 25 aces (second on USC) ... He was in double kill figures 16 times (twice with 20-plus), hit .500-plus 3 times, had 5-plus digs 12 times (3 times with 10-plus) and had 5-plus blocks once ... He was named 2015 All-MPSF honorable mention ...

    2014: The veteran Slaught started the first 10 matches of 2014 at outside hitter job as a sophomore ... Overall in 2014 while appearing in 12 matches, he had 82 kills (hitting .125), 39 digs, 14 blocks and 5 aces ... He had double kill figures 4 times and 5-plus digs 3 times ...

    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 a member of the 2015 USA team that played in the World University Games in South Korea ... 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
    2014 (So.)... 36 12 82 56 208 .125 9 5 30 8 39 2 12 3
    2015 (Jr.)... 96 26 284 134 660 .227 17 25 71 32 121 6 20 1
    Career... 196 61 483 269 1169 .183 33 39 144 61 220 8 55 7

    Career single-match highs: 24 kills (BYU, 2015), 12 digs (UC Irvine, 2014, BYU 2015), 5 blocks (Cal State Northridge, 2015)