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17 Alec Flowers

AS A SENIOR IN 2018
Team tri-captain.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2017
MPSF All-Academic ... National STUDENT-Athlete Day honoree ... Team's GPA Award for second straight year ... Appeared in 16 matches and 36 sets, with 10 starts at a middle blocker spot ... Career-high eight total blocks (one solo), to go along with eight kills for season-best 12.5 points in five-set win at Concordia (1/21) ... Season-high 10 kills and two blocks for 12.0 points vs. UC Irvine (1/20) ... Hit season-best .455 (6-1-11) with an ace and five blocks for 10.0 points in four-set triumph at USC (2/4) ... Seven kills on .429 (7-1-14) hitting vs. Princeton (2/1) ... Five blocks vs. Ball State (3/11) ... Triton Athletes' Council (TAC) team representative.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2016
MPSF All-Academic ... Team's GPA Award ... Appeared in 19 matches, starting 17, and 53 sets ... Had 94 kills, averaging 1.77 per set, while hitting a team-best .355 (94-29-183) ... Tallied 16 digs, 32 total blocks and 114 points ... Produced double-digit kills in three matches, putting down 12 vs. California Baptist (2/5) and Pepperdine (3/2) after 11 without an error (11-0-20) at Holy Names (1/23) for a .550 percentage ... Hit career-best .647 (12-1-17) vs. Pepperdine and .562 (12-3-16) vs. CBU, when he added lone ace for season-high 14.0 points ... Twice hit .600 (both 7-1-10), at Hawai'i (1/31) and at Long Beach State (2/17) ... Career-best five total blocks vs. USC (2/6).

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2015
Team's Most Improved ... Appeared in 16 matches and 42 sets, with nine starts at outside hitter ... Served as the team manager for the start of the season, before making his college debut vs. No. 4 Pepperdine (2/13) with two digs and two block assists ... Played in two more sets and put down his first career kill late in fourth set vs. Stanford (2/14) ... Jumped into the starting lineup in a big way vs. California Baptist (3/6), registering 15 kills on .303 hitting (15-5-33), to go along with first career ace, seven digs and three blocks ... Started each of next eight contests before missing season finale at UC Irvine (4/18) ... Also reached double figures in kills vs. Hawai'i (3/28) with 10, adding a season-high nine digs.

CLUB
Played for Mountain View Volleyball Club all four years in high school.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2014 graduate of Mountain View High School ... Earned first-team all-league honors in 2014 and second team in 2013 ... Mercury News Player of the Year (2014) ... MVP for the Santa Clara Valley De Anza League ... Undefeated in league (14-0) and Central Coast Section (CCS), taking first place in both ... Varsity team finished fourth nationally in 2014 ... Varsity team went undefeated in league in 2013, placing first in league and second in CCS ... Won the Leigh Tournament (2014).

PERSONAL
Born June 6 in Geneva, Switzerland ... Parents are John and Mara Flowers ... Has a brother named Marco ... Management science major at Marshall College ... Hopes to either find a job after graduation, or attend graduate school ... Most memorable volleyball moments include winning CCS and Northern California Division 1 titles ... Enjoys beach volleyball, pick-up football and snowboarding ... Roots for the San Francisco Giants and 49ers ... Favorite athlete is pro beach player Phil Dalhausser ... Top movie is Interstellar ... Listens to The Chainsmokers and Diplo ... Loves gnocchi with tomato sauce ... Considers his grandfather his greatest influence.

MATCH-BY-MATCH STATISTICS
2015
2016
2017

MATCH HIGHS
Kills 15 vs. California Baptist 3/6/15
Assists 3 vs. CSUN 4/3/15
Aces 1 6 times 2/4/17
Digs 9 vs. Hawai'i 3/28/15
Blocks 8 at Concordia 1/21/17
Points 17.5 vs. California Baptist 3/6/15
Hitting % (min. 10 TA) .647 vs. Pepperdine 3/2/16
   
CAREER STATISTICS
Season SP MP MS K E TA Pct. Ast. SA Digs BS BA TB Points
2015 42 16 9 64 43 195 .108 4 3 45 3 13 16 76.5
2016 53 19 17 94 29 183 .355 5 1 16 6 26 32 114.0
2017 36 16 10 45 23 109 .202 2 2 7 5 27 32 65.5
Totals 131 51 36 203 95 487 .222 11 6 68 14 66 80 256.0
Position: Middle Blocker/Outside Hitter
Height: 6'7"
Weight: 200
Year: Senior
Hometown: Mountain View, CA
High School: Mountain View HS
College: Marshall
Major: Management Science
Experience: 3 Letters
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