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    Alexa Strange
    Alexa Strange

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    San Clemente, Calif.

    Last College:
    Nebraska

    Height:
    6-0

    Experience:
    TR

    05/03/2014

    No. 1 USC Women's Sand Volleyball Falls To No. 2 Pepperdine In AVCA Semis

    Women of Troy lose by 3-2 score for second year in row in semifinals.

    05/02/2014

    No. 1 USC Women's Sand Volleyball Splits Two Matches At AVCA National Championships

    After being upset by Hawaii and then defeating Stetson, USC now meets No. 2 Pepperdine in Saturday semifinal

    04/26/2014

    No. 1 Trojans Cruise Past Arizona and Boise State

    The Women of Troy completed the regular season with a 22-1 record and extended their winning streak to 21

    04/20/2014

    No. 1 USC Claims Pac-12 Invitational Crown

    The Women of Troy posted three 5-0 victories to run their winning streak to 19 straight duals

    04/14/2014

    Burnham and Hughes Win Gold Bracket at USAV Beach Collegiate Challenge

    Kelly Claes and Alexa Strange took home the title in the Silver Bracket

    2014
    Following her transfer from Nebraska, Alexa Strange enters her first season with the Women of Troy.

    NEBRASKA (SAND)
    As a freshman on Nebraska's sand team in 2013, Strange joined Kelsey Robinson on the No. 1 pairs team and went 6-3 in dual matches (7-5 overall).

    NEBRASKA (INDOOR)
    As a freshman outside hitter at Nebraska in the fall of 2012, Strange appeared in 25 matches and hit .309 with 25 kills, 55 digs, 15 assists, seven blocks, and two service aces as the Cornhuskers advanced to the second round of the NCAA tourney.

    SAND EXPERIENCE
    Strange has played internationally on the beach, placing ninth with Jace Pardon at the 2013 FIVB U21 World Championships in Croatia... in 2011, she was 25th at both the FIVB U19 World Championships in Croatia (with Mikayla Tucker) and the Jose Cuervo Manhattan Open (with former Trojan Cinnamon Sary)... teamed with current Trojan Natasa Siljkovic to finish third at the 2013 EVP Huntington Beach Winter Series.

    HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB
    Strange was a four-year letterwinner as a setter and opposite hitter at San Clemente HS (Calif.)... was a 2011 prep All-American second teamer and Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 selection as a 2011 senior... twice named to the All-CIF Team... had 321 kills and 307 assists... current Trojans Kirby Burnham and Mary Buckingham also prepped at Newport Harbor... played for the Coast Volleyball Club for five years.

    PERSONAL
    Alexa Chitra Strange was born on June 10, 1994, in Palos Verdes, Calif.... parents are Greg and Tara Strange... both parents attended USC... has two brothers, Andrew and Aaron... lists NFL MVP Tom Brady as her biggest sports hero... majoring in politics, political science, and law (PPL).