Kayla McCoy
2017-18 Volleyball
White Oak, Texas
White Oak HS
East Texas Juniors
Kayla McCoy

High School: Earned Class 3A All-State honors as a middle blocker at White Oak HS... Was a four-year letterman for the Roughnecks who advanced to the state tournament and were two-time regional finalist during McCoy's career... Named the district's blocker MVP as a junior and senior for head coach Nicole Thorn. 

Club: East Texas Juniors

Personal: Daughter of Baxton and Tina McCoy. Has three siblings, Blake, Kara and Terri. 

Major: Psychology

Career aspiration: Social Work 

Why UT Tyler?: I chose to continue my career and education at UT Tyler because the college is not only gorgeous, but very welcoming. The fact that UT Tyler is not too far away from my home helps my decision. Also the coaching and team played a big role in my decision because they are all very welcoming and dedicated to the sport. 

Started playing volleyball at age: 12 
Favorite food: Mexican 
Who is your hero: My grandma 
Favorite musician: Chris Stapleton 
What makes you laugh the most: Haley Nemitz 
Favorite actress and actor: Melissa McCarthy 
Two pet peeves: smacking food and having volume on an odd number 
Favorite book: Not What You Think 
How many hours of sleep you need: 8 
Favorite TV show: One Tree Hill 
First job: Coaching a club volleyball team 
Favorite movie: 10 Things I Hate About You 
Dream job: Social Worker 
Favorite hobby: painting 
Your favorite nickname: Kay

Season sp-mp k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s se
2016................ 63-22 77 1.22 22 197 .279 6 0.10 14 0.22 11
TOTAL............... 63-22 77 1.22 22 197 .279 6 0.10 14 0.22 11
Season dig d/s re bs ba tb b/s be bhe
2016................ 29 0.46 0 5 52 57 0.90 3 1
TOTAL............... 29 0.46 0 5 52 57 0.90 3 1
SINGLE-MATCH HIGHS [all-time ranking]:
Kills: 8, East Texas Baptist, Oct 04, 2016
Attacks: 21, at Belhaven, 10/08/16
Attack pct: .190, at Belhaven, 10/08/16 (6-2-21)
Assists: 2, at Belhaven, 10/08/16
Serve aces: 3, at LeTourneau, Sep 29, 2016
Digs: 7, LeTourneau, Oct 19, 2016
Blocks: 11 [2nd], vs McMurry, Oct 15, 2016
Block solo: 1, 5 times
Block assist: 11 [1st], vs McMurry, Oct 15, 2016


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