8 Alyse Whitaker
Finish among the top half of the WCC standings for second consecutive year
Gonzaga downs Portland in five sets; Penner career-high 26 kills
Freshman OH tallies GU's individual season high on .462 attack percentage
Three matches in five days for VB as they look to clinch third place
Photos from Gonzaga's Senior Day match against Portland Nov. 20.
Photos from the Zags' match against the San Diego Toreros on November 11, 2017.
Photos from the Zags' match against Santa Clara on Saturday, October 28.
Photos from the Oct. 7 match between Gonzaga and Loyola Marymount.
Photos from Gonzaga volleyball's match against Pepperdine Oct. 5.
2017: Started 29 of 30 matches, played in 110 sets as a senior...led team with .285 attack percentage, 88 blocks, third with 223 kills...career highs in attack percentage, digs (67), and service aces (15)...10 matches with 10 or more kills, five with five or more blocks...11 kills Aug. 25 versus Air Force...12 in GU's five-set win over Arizona State Sept. 1...hit .667 with eight kills Sept. 2 versus Nevada...career-high nine blocks Sept. 9 at Grand Canyon...12 kills on .524 attack percentage with six blocks and five digs in five-set win against Pacific Sept. 23...13 kills and six blocks Oct. 5 versus Pepperdine...posted 10 kills, a .529 attack percentage, and four blocks in sweep against San Francisco Oct. 26...season-high 14 kills Oct. 28 versus Santa Clara.
Duke University: Played 74 matches in parts of four seasons for the Blue Devils, starting 49...totaled 177 blocks and 535 kills...led Duke to NCAA Tournament in 2013 and 2014...won ACC title in 2013...led team with 103 blocks as a sophomore, starting every match...added 215 kills, 50 blocks as a junior while earning a spot on the ACC Academic Honor Roll...started first four matches of senior season...named to Duke Invitational All-Tournament team in 2016 before suffering season-ending knee injury.
Vista Murrieta High School: Spent all four years at Vista Murrieta on the varsity volleyball team...named No. 43 Senior Ace by Prepvolleyball.com...led Broncos to 27-6 record as a senior, earning Southwestern League MVP...claimed three straight league championships...earned Second Team All-State honors in 2012 and First Team All-Division in 2011...also picked up First Team MaxPreps All-State, Prepvolleyball All-America honors as a junior.
Club Experience: Played club ball with the Temecula Viper Volleyball Club...earned MLK SpeakEasy MVP honors in the 17s division and All-Tournament Team designation in 16s.
Personal: Parents are Tammy Reisdorph and Corey Whitaker...has an older brother named Corey...mother Tammy played basketball at Biola University and brother Corey played football at Nebraska...working towards a master's degree in school counseling after majoring in psychology at Duke.
11/20/2017 - Zags End Season with Senior Day Win
11/18/2017 - Penner Lands 22 Kills as Zags Fall in Five
11/16/2017 - Tough Night Offensively Hands VB Loss in Stockton
11/15/2017 - Zags to End Regular Season with Long Weekend
11/14/2017 - Two NLI Signees for Volleyball
11/11/2017 - VB Falls to No. 12 San Diego
11/09/2017 - VB Falls to Ninth-ranked BYU