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#10 Alix Klineman
Position: Outside Hitter
Height: 6'4"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Manhattan Beach, Calif.
High School: Mira Costa
Major: Art

As a Senior in 2010: Volleyball Magazine National Player of the Year ... Pac-10 Conference Player of the Year ... AVCA and Volleyball Magazine First Team All-American, becoming the program's eighth four-time All-American ... earned her fourth All-Pac-10 Conference honors ... became just the second Cardinal player ever to record over 2,000 kills, finishing second at Stanford and fifth all-time in Pac-10 history with 2,008 ... led the team and the conference, and ranked second in the nation with 5.55 kills per set and 6.25 points per set ... registered a career-best .372 attack percentage on the season, ranking fourth in the conference and first among outside hitters ... became just the eighth player in school history to register both 1,000 career kills (2008) and 1,000 digs (1,125) ... led the team in kills in 30 of the 31 matches played ... tallied 14 double-doubles on the year ... registered a career high 39 kills on 74 attempts and 18 digs at Arizona State (9/24) ... posted season highs of 20 digs and two assists at UCLA (10/9) ... had her second 30+ kills match of the season against Washington (32) on Oct. 15 ... put down a career high three aces against Cal (10/22) ... went 14-0-21 against Albany (12/3) in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament to tie her career high with a .667 attack percentage ... led all players with 18 kills and three solo blocks in the Second Round against Colorado State (12/4) ... had 29 kills and seven digs with a .480 attack percentage in the Regional Semifinal win over Ohio State (12/10) ... finished her career with 28 kills, 10 digs, two assists, two aces and a block in the Regional Final loss to USC (12/11) ... was named the Pac-10 Player of the Week three times (8/30, 9/13 & 10/18) and earned AVCA National Player of the Week (9/13) ... was selected tournament MVP at all three of the team's preseason tournaments ... named to the Dayton Regional All-Tournament Team ... CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America of the Year (First Team Academic All-American and All-District VIII) ... Pac-10 All-Academic Second Team.

2010 Match-By-Match Statistics

As a Junior in 2009: AVCA and Volleyball Magazine Second Team All-America ... an All-Pac-10 and All-Pacific Region member for the third straight year ... appeared in 115 sets for Stanford and led the team for the third consecutive year with 489 kills (4.25 kps) ... recorded her 1,000th-career kill in the opening set versus Saint Mary's (9/19) ... tied for second on the team with 10 double-doubles on the season ... posted a new career high with 33 kills against Cal (11/27), in a come-from-behind win to lead the Cardinal to its fourth straight Pac-10 title ... tallied double-digit kills in 25 matches, including 20 or more kills in 10 contests ... posted a season-high 17 digs three times (vs. San Francisco 9/18; at Oregon State 10/16; vs. Saint Mary's 12/5) ... hit a career-best .667 (8-0-12) against San Jose State (9/5) ... is on pace to become the eighth player in Stanford history to register 1,000 career kills and digs (needs 159 digs) ... named Pac-10 Player of the Week and AVCA National Player of the Week for her performances at UCLA (10/2) and USC (10/3) ... totaled five solo blocks at UCLA (10/2), the most by a Pac-10 player during the 2009 season ... led the team with 53 kills (4.42 kps) and 57.0 points in three NCAA Tournament matches ... named to the Stanford Regional All-Tournament Team ... named a CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine Second Team Academic All-American after earning First Team All-District VIII honors ... earned Pac-10 All-Academic Honorable Mention.

2009 Match-By-Match Statistics

As a Sophomore in 2008: A 2008 AVCA First-Team All-American ... a Volleyball Magazine First-Team All-American ... an All-Pacific Region pick ... an All-Pac-10 Team selection for the second straight year ... appeared in 115 sets for Stanford and led the team with 415 kills (3.61 kps) ... also contributed 14 service aces, 260 digs (2.26 dps) and 65 blocks (0.57 bps) ... posted 11 double-doubles on the year, with six coming in Pac-10 play and three coming in the NCAA Tournament ... ranked among the Pac-10's top 10 in both kills (6th) and points (7th) ... reached double figures in 26 of the team's 35 matches and posted double-figure digs 14 times ... hit .400 or above six times ... led the team with 21 kills in its victory over Texas (8/31), her first of four 20-kill performances on the year ... also added 13 digs to the team effort against the Longhorns ... the MVP of the Stanford Invitational after posting 4.44 kps and a .481 hitting percentage over three matches ... also named Pac-10 Player of the Week for the effort (9/15) ... hit a career-high .615 (16-0-26) against Santa Clara (9/13) with 16 kills and 11 digs ... added 15 kills in the team's home win over Oregon (9/27) ... matched her season high with 21 kills against Cal (10/19) and posted her third double-double of the year (12 digs) ... posted back-to-back double-doubles in Los Angeles, with 10 kills and 10 digs against USC (10/24) and 17 kills and 14 digs against UCLA (10/26) ... added 17 kills and 11 digs in the second meeting with the Trojans (11/21) ... posted a career-best 28 kills on .393 hitting against UCLA (11/22) and added a season-high 18 digs ... also tallied a season-high five blocks against the Bruins ... chipped in 12 kills, 10 digs and a season-high five blocks at Oregon (11/26) ... posted 12 kills and 13 digs in each of the team's first two NCAA Tournament matches ... also hit .524 against Albany in the opening round match (12/5) ... posted her 11th double-double with 10 kills and 10 digs against Florida (12/12) ... led the team in digs in both NCAA regional matches ... named to the Fort Collins Regional All-Tournament Team for her efforts ... led the squad with 20 kills on .358 hitting in its NCAA Semifinal win over Texas (12/18) ... posted a team-high 15 kills in the national championship match versus Penn State (12/20) ... named to the NCAA Final Four All-Tournament Team for the second straight year ... earned Pac-10 All-Academic Honorable Mention.

2008 Match-By-Match Statistics

As a Freshman in 2007: A second-team AVCA All-American ... a first-team Volleyball Magazine All-American ... the Volleyball Magazine National Freshman of the Year ... the AVCA Pacific Region Freshman of the Year ... the Pac-10 Freshman of the Year ... earned a spot on the All-Pacific Region Team, the only freshman to do so ... also was the only freshman to earn a spot on the All-Pac-10 Team ... a member of the Pac-10 All-Freshman Team ... appeared in 121 games as a starting outside hitter for Stanford ... led the team with 4.12 kpg (499 total kills) ... hit .276 with 89 blocks on the year ... finished third on the team with 2.69 digs per game ... second on the team with 28 service aces ... one of the top 10 players in the Pac-10 in both kills (t-7th) and points (8th) ... recorded double-figure kills in 29 matches and had 11 double-doubles on the year ... hit above .400 on 10 occasions ... tallied 48 kills at the Diet Coke Classic in Minnesota, and her first career double-double against the Golden Gophers (9/1) with 17 kills and 14 digs ... named to the Diet Coke Classic All-Tournament Team for her efforts ... also earned Pac-10 Player of the Week honors at her first collegiate opportunity (9/3) ... recorded 22 kills and hit .415 in the team's Pac-10 opener at Cal (9/21) ... posted her second double-double of the year (12 kills, 10 digs) in a sweep of USC (9/27) ... added 19 kills and 19 digs in a sweep of UCLA the following night (9/28) ... notched 18 kills, 10 digs and hit .424 in the win at Oregon (10/5) ... hit .458 against Oregon State (11/2) and turned in her fifth double-double of the year ... added 21 kills and 14 digs in the team's five-game win over Washington in Seattle (11/8) ... added her second double-double of the weekend (10 kills, 10 digs) against Washington State (11/9) ... led the team with 19 kills, hit .425, notched a double-double and recorded a career-high seven blocks in the team's NCAA First Round win over Santa Clara ... recorded a combined 38 digs in the NCAA Regional matches, including 23 against UCLA in the Regional Final (12/8) ... also slammed a career-high 24 kills against the Bruins in the regional title match ... named to the Stanford Regional All-Tournament Team for her efforts ... tallied a career-high 30 digs in the NCAA Semifinal win over USC (12/13), one of four 30+ dig performances in program history ... also added 14 kills in that match ... turned in 18 kills and 15 digs in the national championship match against Penn State (12/15) ... named to the Final Four All-Tournament Team for her efforts.

2007 Match-By-Match Statistics

High School: A 2007 graduate of Mira Costa High School in Manhattan Beach, Calif. ... a four-year letterwinner and varsity starter ... named the 2005 and 2006 California Gatorade State Player of the Year ... the 2006 Gatorade National Player of the Year ... a two-time CIF State MVP ... led team to three consecutive California State Championships and three consecutive Southern Section CIF Championships ... set school records for service aces (52) and hitting percentage (.494) as a senior while leading her team to a No. 1 national ranking ... an all-tournament selection at the prestigious Nike Challenge in 2006 ... tournament MVP of the Durango Fall Classic in 2006 ...'s 2006 Senior Player of the Year ... the 2004 Sophomore Player of the Year and a three-time High School All-American ... the 2003 Cal-Hi Sports Freshman State Player of the Year.

Club Competition: Played for Club Long Beach ... led her club teams to three bronze and three silver medals at the U.S. Junior National Championships, earning all-tournament honors the last four years.

National Team Experience: Spent the winter and spring of 2008 as a member of the U.S. Women's National Training Team in Colorado Springs, the youngest player on the roster ... a member of the 14-player squad that toured China in March 2008 ... helped the U.S. to a fifth-place finish at the 2008 Pan Am Cup in Mexico ... led the U.S. Junior National Team to a fourth-place finish at the 2007 FIVB U-20 Junior World Championship ... led the 2006 U.S. Women's Junior National Team to a gold medal at the NORCECA Continental Women's Junior Championship, averaging a team-leading 4.88 points and 3.88 kills per game in the tournament ... named the 2005 Best Scorer at the U-18 World Championships in Macau, China.

Personal: Daughter of Mike and Kathie Klineman ... has two siblings, Max and Maddy ... brother, Max, played volleyball at UCSB ... enjoys going to the beach, hanging out with friends, listening to music and photography ... full name is Alexandra Rose Klineman.


Kills 39at Arizona State(9/24/10)
Attempts 79 vs.USC (12/11/10)
Aces 3, 2X, last vs.Ohio State (12/10/10)
Digs 30 vs. USC (12/13/07)
Assists 3 vs. Florida (9/4/09)
Blocks 7 vs. Santa Clara (11/30/07)
Hitting Percentage .667, 2X, last(14-0-21) vs.Albany (12/3/10)