ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
12 - Alissa Flesher
Alissa Flesher
Height: 6-1
Year: Senior
Hometown: Los Altos, Calif.
High School: Castilleja
Position: Middle Blocker
House Affiliation: Leverett

Career Highs
Aces:
1 vs. Princeton (10/7/06)
Digs: 6 at New Hampshire (9/19/06)
Kills: 14 vs. Brown (10/5/07)
Total Blocks: 7 vs. Cornell (11/10/07)

Senior • 2009

Appeared in nine matches and started five … Total number of kills were 32 (1.45) … Posted eight kills twice against Wyoming (Sept. 19) and Holy Cross (Sept. 22) … Recorded a career-high seven blocks against UNH (Sept. 19) … Saw action against Wichita State (Sept. 11) … Posted three digs in 3-2 win over Columbia (10/30/09) ... Collected six kills, two blocks and one assist in 3-0 win over Brown (11/7/09).

Junior • 2008
Appeared in 15 matches and started six ... Recorded three matches with double-digit kills, including a 13 kill performance at Cornell to close out the season ... Averaged 11 kills and 2.5 blocks in the last four matches of the season ... Had one service ace against St. Francis at Dartmouth Invitational (Sept. 27). 

Sophomore • 2007
Appeared in 25 matches while starting 24 ... Finished third on the team in blocks (60) ... Registered season-high 14 kills vs. Brown (Oct. 5) and a season-high seven blocks vs. Cornell (Nov.10).

Freshman • 2006
Played in 18 matches ... Played primarily as a middle blocker ... Had 34 kills, 19 digs, 19 total blocks, five assists and four aces.

Before Harvard
Starting middle blocker for Pinewood for two years ... Named team’s most valuable player as a freshman ... Served as team captain as a sophomore ... Honorable mention All-Private School League in basketball as a sophomore ... Started at middle blocker at Castellija School for two years ... Second team All-West Bay League as a junior ... Named to the all-tournament team at the Division 5 California State Championship ... Received honorable mention All-Central Coast as a senior .. Named Palo Alto Weekly News Athlete of the Week and Palo Alto Daily News Athlete of the Week during senior year ... First team All-West Bay Athletic League ... Helped lead high school to first ever Central Coast Section Championship, NorCal Championship and second place at the state championship ... Scholar Athlete ... National Merit Commended Scholar ... AP Scholar with distinction ... Other interests include photography, waterskiing and wakeboarding.