Kalani Norris
12  Kalani Norris
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Panguitch, Utah

High School:
Panguitch HS

Height:
6-0

Position:
OH

Experience:
3V


01/08/2014

24 Wolverines named Academic All-WAC

All four UVU fall sports (men's and women's cross country, women's soccer, and volleyball) were represented on the list.

11/25/2013

Wolverines eliminated from WAC Tourney with 3-2 loss to Seattle U

UVU closes its first season in the WAC with an 18-15 overall record and an 11-5 league mark.

11/23/2013

Volleyball heads to Phoenix for next week's WAC Tournament

The No. 3 Wolverines will open play on Monday at 5 p.m. against No. 6 Seattle U.

11/20/2013

Wolverines close regular season Thursday at New Mexico State

The 2013 WAC Tournament will begin Monday at the GCU Arena in Phoenix, Ariz.

11/16/2013

Wolverines drop home finale in five to Bakersfield on Homecoming

With the loss, UVU remains in second place in the conference standings.

At Utah Valley University ...

JUNIOR ~ (2013): Earned All-Academic honors from the WAC ... played in and started all 33 matches for the Wolverines and played in a total of 120 sets ... tallied 333 kills, 20 aces and 234 digs in the 2013 campaign and finished with four double-doubles ... led the team in points with 375, as well as attacks and kills ... best match came on Oct. 3 against Kansas City tallying 22 kills and 18 digs.

SOPHOMORE ~ (2012): Named Second Team All-Great West Conference after tallying 176 kills, 23 total blocks, and 131 digs in 2012 ... 176 kills good for second on the team ... was named GWC Player of the Week on Oct. 15 after putting up 36 total kills over two matches in the week prior ... posted two double-doubles on the season, including 21 kills -- a career-best -- and 13 digs against NJIT on Oct. 13 ... also had 12 kills and 11 digs against Houston Baptist on Oct. 25 ... had seven matches of double-digit kills in 2012 ... finished with 17 in a 3-1 win over CSU Bakersfield on Oct. 20 ... delivered 11 kills in the GWC championship match against Houston Baptist ... set a career-high in digs with 15 against UC Davis on Sep. 7.

FRESHMAN ~ (2011): Appeared in 27 matches for UVU in 2011, starting in nine ... finished the year with 93 kills, 68 digs, 23 blocks, 14 service aces, and eight assists ... posted a season-high 12 kills against Houston Baptist on Oct. 27 ... on Oct. 6 against Chicago State recorded eight kills, five digs, and four service aces ... had another eight kill game agaist Northern Arizona on Sept. 10 ... recorded her first career kill against No. 24 Michigan on Sept. 2.

Before Utah Valley ...

Prepped at Panguitch High School and was one of the best high school volleyball players to ever play at the 1A level ... broke the State record for most kills in a season and in her career which landed her a spot in the Oct. 25, 2010 issue of Sports Illustrated ... was the 1A MVP both her junior and senior seasons and was First-Team All State her freshman and sophomore years ... helped her team win three State Championships during her four-year career and a second place finish the other year ... also helped her squad finish first in Region in three of her four years ... helped her team win 69 matches in a row to set a new State record ... also played basketball and track & field in high school ... was First-Team All State in basketball her sophomore, junior and senior seasons and finished first at State in the discus both her junior and senior years.

Personal ...

Graduated from Panguitch HS in 2011 with a perfect 4.0 GPA ... born July 23, 1993 in Panguitch ... plans on majoring in Elementary Education at UVU ... is also a thrower on the Wolverine track team ... her brother Trac Norris runs track and cross country here at UVU and her father Troy was a collegiate track & field runner as well ... also recruited by Weber State and Southern Utah ... daughter of Troy and AnnMarie Norris.