Parker Kalmbach puts down 13 kills for the Waves tonight in Provo.
Waves are now Provo, Utah bound to face MPSF standings leader BYU on Saturday. It will be Marv Dunphy's 800th match with Pepperdine.
After dealing nine aces at UC San Diego last Saturday, Waves issue 10 tonight vs. Cal Baptist.
Kyle Gerrans ties Fred Winters' 2004 record with six aces in a three-set match.
Waves continue road action on Saturday at UC San Diego.
Men's Volleyball: Pepperdine vs. UCLA Photos by Martin A. Folb.
Pepperdine def. BYU 3-2. (Photos by Martin A. Folb)
Men's Volleyball: Pepperdine vs. CSUN (Photos by Jeff Golden)
Men's Volleyball: Pepperdine vs. UC San Diego (Photos by Martin A. Folb)
Pepperdine def. BYU, 3-2 Photos by Martin A. Folb
CAREER: Through three seasons has appeared in 166 sets and 57 matches ... Served as a defensive specialist/libero as a sophomore before playing outside hitter during junior season ... Averaged 2.00 kills/set as a front row player in 2013 ... Averaging 0.67 digs with a total of 112 entering senior season.
PEPPERDINE 2013: Started in first 10 of 11 matches of the season before an injury while playing BYU (2/15) cut the year short ... Appeared in 39 sets and 11 matches with 10 starts as an outside hitter ... Averaged 2.00 kills and 1.00 digs ... Surpassed double digits in kills four times including a season-best 12 at Cal State Northridge (2/8) ... Went on a streak of 59 attacks without an error which spanned four different matches and nine sets (Jan. 8-25) ... Calculated a .254 (78 kills-29 errors-193 attempts) season hitting percentage ... Collected six digs vs. Pacific (1/18) ... Posted four blocks at CSUN (2/8) ... Totaled 78 kills, six assists, six aces, 39 digs, 21 blocks and 94.5 points ... Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete.
PEPPERDINE 2012: Played in 74 sets and 26 matches ... Was the starting defensive specialist in seven matches ... Picked up a career-high eight digs vs. Cal Baptist (2/15) ... Tallied seven digs at BYU (3/2) ... Did not miss a single serve in 69 attempts ...Handed out two assists against Harvard (3/12) ... Totaled five assists and 46 digs as a sophomore ... MPSF All-Academic team ... Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete.
PEPPERDINE 2011: Saw action in 53 sets and 20 matches, usually coming in to serve or play defense ... Saw time in the front row versus UC San Diego (3/12) and made one attack ... Set a season-high four digs versus UC San Diego (3/12) ... Totaled 27 digs and two assists on the season ... Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete.
CLUB: Played with the Bay to Bay Volleyball Club since age 14 ... Selected to the All-Tournament team of the Junior Olympics Open Division when a member of the 15-1 and 16-1 teams ... 17-1 and 18-1 teams finished in the top-10 at the Junior Olympics.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from
PERSONAL: Born in
FAVORITES: Enjoys volleyball because "it's my passion. It makes me happy when I play." ... Favorite pro sports team is the San Jose Sharks ... Favorite sport other than volleyball is hockey ... Favorite pro volleyball player is Clay Stanley ... Favorite food is steak ... Favorite book is The Sun Also Rises ... Favorite TV show is That `70s Show ... Favorite movie is Stepbrothers.