Gammel leads Broncos to victory in season finale with 11 kills
Friday's match will be "Senior Night" for the Broncos.
Alyssa Gammel and Taylor Murphey combined for 36 kills
Maddy O'Donnell leads the Broncos with 13 kills
This is the final road trip of the season for Boise State.
Bronco Spotlight: Alyssa Gammel - Women's Volleyball
Boise State volleyball photo gallery for Colorado State match on Oct. 31, 2013.
Boise State volleyball photo gallery for Nevada match on Sept. 12, 2013.
Boise State volleyball photo gallery for Sacramento State match on Sept. 14, 2013.
Boise State volleyball photo gallery for San Diego State match on Oct. 26, 2013.
Boise State volleyball photo gallery for Wyoming match on Nov. 2, 2013.
INDOOR CAREER SUMMARY (at Boise State)
- Gammel is a two-sport athlete at Boise State competing in both indoor and sand volleyball ... transferred to Boise State from Virginia Tech as a sophomore in January 2012.
- HONORS: Two-time Academic All-Mountain West (2012 and 2013) ...named to four regular season all-tournament teams since arriving at Boise State 2012 Northwest Challenge (Aug. 24-25), 2012 Sacramento State Invitational (Aug. 31-Sept. 1), 2012 Boise State Invitational (Sept. 7-8) and 2013 Courtyard Marriott Bronco Volleyball Classic (Sept. 12-14).
- Has started in 58 matches the past two years as an outside hitter.
- While at Boise State has accumulated 685 kills (3.22 kps), hitting percentage of 19.6 percent, 38 assists (0.18 aps), 44 service aces (0.21 saps), 528 digs (2.48 dps), 70 blocks (0.33 bps) and 768 points (3.61 pps).
- CAREER RANKINGS: Total kills (7th rally scoring era), kills per set (third all-time, second in rally scoring era), digs (12th in rally scoring era), points (eighth all-time), points per set (second all-time).
- SEASON RANKINGS: 399 kills in 2012 (ninth all-time, fourth in rally scoring era), kills per set of 3.44 in 2012 (16th all-time, fourth in rally scoring era), points 450 in 2012 (fourth all-time) and 3.88 kills per set in 2012 (sixth all-time).
- MATCH RANKINGS: Bronco top-10 match marks during the rally scoring era include: 28 kills at Fresno State on Nov. 23, 2012 (third), 24 kills at New Mexico on Oct. 4, 2012 (t-ninth), points 30 at Fresno State on Nov. 23, 2012 (t-fourth) and 27 points at New Mexico on Oct. 4, 2012 (t-eighth).
- CAREER HIGHS: 28 kills at Fresno State (Nov. 23, 2012), hitting percentage of .450 versus Morgan State (Sept. 1, 2012), three assists (four times), four service aces (two times), 25 digs against UC Irvine (Sept. 8, 2012), four blocks (three times) and 30.0 points at Fresno State (Nov. 23, 2012).
2013 JUNIOR HIGHLIGHTS
- SEASON HONORS: Academic All-Mountain West ... named to Courtyard Marriott Bronco Volleyball Classic All-Tournament Team.
- Started all 26 matches during the season.
- Accumulated 286 kills, 18 assists, 16 service aces, 241 digs, 26 blocks and 318.0 total points ... averaged 2.95 kills, 0.2 assists, 2.48 digs and 0.27 blocks per set ... led team in kills, fifth in aces and second in digs.
- Ranked 14th in the MW for kills per set on the year and 12th in league action at 3.14 kps ... had a team-high nine double-doubles on the year.
- Recorded 19 kills and 19 digs at UNLV (Nov. 23) ... 17 kills and 16 digs at Nevada (Oct. 17) ... 17 kills and 15 digs at San Jose State (Sept. 26) ... 16 kills and 18 digs at Fresno State (Sept. 28) ... 18 kills and 13 digs against Wyoming (Nov. 2) ... 14 kills and 22 digs versus Idaho (Sept. 12) ... hit a season-high 40 percent against Sacramento State (Sept. 14).
2012 - SOPHOMORE HIGHLIGHTS
- SEASON HONORS: Academic All-Mountain West Team ... named to three all-tournament teams: Northwest Challenge (Aug. 24-25), Sacramento State Invitational (Aug. 31-Sept. 1) and Boise State Invitational (Sept. 7-8).
- Started all 32 matches and played in 116 sets at outside hitter during her first season at Boise State.
- Recorded 399 kills, 20 assists, 28 service aces, 287 digs, 44 blocks and 450 points ... averaged 3.44 kills per set, 0.24 aces, 2.47 digs, 0.38 blocks and 3.88 points ... hit 19.8 percent.
- Ranked second on the team in kills, aces, digs and points ... recorded a team-high 15 double-doubles.
- First action for Boise State was as a starter at the Northwest Challenge in Seattle, Wash., against the 14th-ranked Washington Huskies (Aug. 24) recording 11 kills, two assists and 10 digs ... hit a Boise State career-best 57.9 percent at Nevada (Nov. 8) ... had a double-double against UC Irvine (Sept. 8) in Boise on 20 kills and career-high 25 digs ... recorded a career-best 28 kills to go with 11 digs in a double-double at Fresno State (Nov. 23) ... had season-high four services aces twice versus New Mexico (Nov. 3) and Wyoming (Nov. 15) ... high in blocks was four on two occasions at New Mexico (Oct. 4) and versus San Diego State (Oct. 11).
2011 - FRESHMAN HIGHLIGHTS (at Virginia Tech)
- Transferred to Boise State in January 2012 after competing at Virginia Tech as a freshman during the fall of 2011.
- Played in 15 matches with three starts as an outside hitter ... saw action in a total of 25 sets.
- Tallied 32 kills for a 1.28 average ... recorded 26 digs, seven blocks and 38 points to average 1.52 points per set.
SAND CAREER SUMMARY
- Member of the 2014 inaugural sand volleyball team at Boise State.
- Saw action in all 11 matches recording a 1-10 mark overall, including a 1-6 record at No. 1 pairs with Brittany Reardon.
CENTENNIAL HIGH SCHOOL
- Four-year starter at Centennial High School in Bakersfield, Calif.
- Helped CHS to valley championships in 2007 and 2010.
- VOLLEYBALL HONORS: A two-year team captain, as well as a two-time team MVP honoree ... named the Kern Country Player of the Year in 2009 and 2010 ... earned first-team All-State honors as a senior ... four-time all-league first team honoree.
- OTHER HONORS: Was an honor roll student.
- Played seven years of club ball for Club Jamba.
- Named to the all-tournament team for the USA Junior Olympic Tournament.
- Sister, Ensley, plays softball at the University of Florida.