Men's Volleyball

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    Blake Tippett
    Blake Tippett

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Newport Beach, Calif.

    High School:
    Newport Harbor

    Height / Weight:
    6-4 / 210

    Position:
    OH

    Birthdate:
    04/01/1983

    CAREER: He has had double kills figures 22 times in his career ...

    2005: Tippett returns as a starting outside hitter as a 2005 senior ... 2004: He started at opposite hitter as a junior in 2004 ... Overall while appearing in all 29 matches (starting 28), he had a team-best 380 kills, was third on USC in digs (146) and aces (20) and had 36 blocks ... He was in double kill figures 19 times and had 5-plus digs 17 times ... He had a 26 kills against UC Santa Barbara (a USC season high) and 20 kills versus UC Irvine (along with 15 digs) and Stanford ... 2003: He was a reserve outside hitter as a sophomore in 2003 ... Overall while appearing in 15 matches (he started 5 times), he had 64 kills (including 14 at Long Beach State) and 34 digs ... 2002: He saw action in 17 matches as an outside hitter (2 starts), opposite hitter (3 starts) and libero as a freshman in 2002 ... He had 57 kills, 9 aces, 27 digs and 3 blocks overall ... He had 5-plus digs 3 times ...

    HIGH SCHOOL: He made the 2001 Volleyball Fab 50 team, All-CIF Division III first team, Orange County Register All-Orange County second team and All-Sea View League Co-MVP as a senior at Newport Harbor High in Newport Beach (Calif.) ...

    PERSONAL: He is majoring in public policy and development at USC ... He was on the 2002 USA Men's Junior National Team (he captained the squad which was third at the NORCECA tourney), 2001 USA Boys' Youth National Training Team and the 2000 USA Boys' Youth National Team ... He is a third generation Trojan (his uncle, Hunt Williams, played soccer at USC) ... Birthdate is April 1, 1983.

    Tippett's Stats
    YearGMKETAPCTASTSASEREDGBSBABE
    2002 (Fr.)...47175728132.2205 9 1713271 2 0
    2003 (So.)...39156440152.1584 6 2018341 8 2
    2004 (Jr.)...10329380182827.2391720909 1460 369
    CAREER... 189615012501111.2262635127402072 4611

    Career singlematch highs: 26 kills (UC Santa Barbara, 2004), 15 digs (UC Irvine, 2004), 5 blocks (Stanford, 2004)