#17 Mackenzie Gass
|HOMETOWN/HIGH SCHOOL (LAST SCHOOL)||Collierville, Tenn./Collierville HS|
2010 (FRESHMAN): Played in 37 matches with three starts … Recorded .221 attack percentage on 134 kills … Added 59 blocks, 38 digs and 20 assists … Posted three blocks and season-high 11 kills versus Milligan College … Totaled seven kills and three blocks at Trevecca Nazarene in Scott Jones Classic … Recorded seven kills and three blocks versus St. Catharine College at Rumpke Invitational … Posted .778 attack percentage with seven kills and no errors against St. Catharine … Notched five blocks and five kills at Lyon College … Tallied season-best seven blocks against Martin Methodist in TranSouth Championships … Recorded six blocks in consecutive matches against Union Univ. and Trevecca.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner for coach Lisa Lewis at Collierville HS … Helped lead team to championship or runner-up finish in district regular season, district tournament and region tournament each year … Named All-State as senior … Earned All-District honors three straight years and was named All-Region as a junior … Garnered MVP accolades in both district and region tournaments as senior … Selected to Commercial Appeal Best of the Preps/All-Metro Team three times … Selected Commercial Appeal Player of the Week twice … Top 5 finalist for Commercial Appeal Volleyball Player of the Year … Recorded 1,295 kills, 224 service aces and 375 digs in 176 career matches … Earned CHS Most Outstanding Player honors as senior and Best Hitter Award as junior and sophomore … Selected Freshman Team MVP … Honor Roll student.
PERSONAL: Mackenzie Gail Gass … Daughter of Kenny and Brenda Gass … Born June 19, 1992 … Sister, Meghan, also plays for Cumberland.