Volleyball Signs Three Players For 2012 season
Nov. 15, 2012
SAN DIEGO, Calif. - San Diego State Head Volleyball coach Deitre Collins-Parker has announced the signing of three athletes to National Letters of Intent. The three players will join the program as freshmen for the 2013 campaign.
Cassie O'Hara is a 6-3 middle blocker currently attending Victor High School in Victor, N.Y. a suburb of Rochester. As a senior this year she averaged 3.6 kills per set with a .361 hitting percentage and a .473 kill percentage. She also averaged 0.6 service aces, 0.5 blocks and 1.0 digs per game. During her prep career she was a District II All-Star selection and was named one of the nation's top Volleyball Varsity Sophomores by prepvolleyball.com. She also competed for the VolleyFX volleyball club in Rochester and earned player-of-the-week honors during her time with that organization.
Alexis Cage is a 6-2 outside hitter from Newport Beach, Calif., where she attends Corona del Mar High School. She is the daughter of former San Diego State all-American basketball player Michael Cage. She plays for the TStreet Volleyball Club in Irvine, Calif., and was a member of the 17's team that captured the bronze medal in the Gold Division at the USA Volleyball Junior National Championships this past July. As a senior at Corona del Mar HS, Cage averaged 1.4 kills and 0.5 digs per set.
The third signee is Baylee Little, a 6-1 middle blocker from Gilbert, Ariz. During her recently completed senior season, Little led her Highland High School team with 4.9 kills per set along with a .321 hitting percentage and a .482 kill percentage. She also recorded 2.1 digs, 0.9 blocks and 0.5 service aces per set. She earned national MaxPreps/AVCA High School Player of the Week honors for the week of Oct. 22-28 when she averaged 6.09 kills and 2.36 digs per set over three matches. While playing for the Fusion Volleyball Club in Mesa, Ariz., she a member of the 17 Black team that captured the Arizona Regional Championship earlier this year.
San Diego State is winding down its 2012 season with its final two matches of the regular season at New Mexico on Saturday (Nov. 17) and against Nevada at home next Tuesday (Nov. 20). The Aztecs' record currently stands at 21-7 overall and 11-3 in the Mountain West where they are tied atop the4 league standings.