8 Brooke Alverson
8 Brooke Alverson
Height: 6-1
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Rhome, Texas
High School: Northwest HS
Position: Middle Blocker/Right Side
Club: 1 Letter

2010 (Freshman): Played in all 30 matches while starting 29 during the year ... her 147 kills were fourth on the team with a 1.46 kills-per-set average ... led the team with 84 blocks which is the seventh-highest single-season total in school history ... added 16 service aces and 15 assists as well as 72 digs during the season ... had a season-high nine kills against both UTSA (10/6) and UTPA (10/19) ... reached five blocks in a match three times last season.

High School: Played at Northwest High School in Justin for coach Dayna Horak ... helped her team to a 28-14 finish as a team captain while totaling 483 kills to lead District 5-5A and set a new school record ... led her district with 68 aces in the 2008 season ... in addition to the single-season kills record at Northwest, she also owns the mark for aces with 170 in her career ... lettered in basketball her freshman year ... played for TAV MB club team, the 2009 Lone Star Qualifier Champions that finished ninth at the Junior Olympics.

Personal: Born Brooke Reese Alverson on June 9, 1992, in Fort Worth ... daughter of David Alverson and Liz Belser ... major is kinesiology.