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2013 Volleyball Roster

Tyler Richardson

Class: R-SO-1L
Position: MB
Height: 6-1
Previous School: Ypsilanti HS
Hometown: Ypsilanti, Mich.

2013 (Redshirt-sophomore): Named to the AVCA South All-Region Team and All-Conference USA First Team following the season … Appeared in all 114 sets for the Blue Raiders … Hit .414 for the season, placing her 12th nationally and first in Conference USA, while leading a Blue Raider team that was 79th in the country in hitting percentage … Recorded a team-best 1.18 blocks per set, good for second in C-USA and 85th in the nation … Earned Conference USA Offensive Player of the Week honors on Sept. 23 after hitting .488 (24-4-41) with 1.33 blocks per set at the Mizzou Classic … Tallied a season-high 13 kills at Charlotte (Oct. 20) … Posted a season-best 10 blocks to lead a 15-block effort in a sweep of Alabama A&M (Sept. 14).

2012 (Freshman): Played in 121 sets out of 123 … Led MT with 1.25 blocks per set and .315 hitting percentage … Hit .455 with six kills and seven blocks in MT’s 3-2 win over Harvard on Aug. 31 … Had a career-high 11 blocks in five-set match at VCU on Sept. 3, adding five kills with a .571 hitting percentage … Recorded eight kills and six blocks against Miami on Sept. 15 … Hit .647 with 11 kills and eight blocks against South Alabama on Sept. 20 … Had nine kills and eight blocks in MT’s 3-1 win at Louisiana on Sept. 29 … Hit .529 with 10 kills at UAB on Oct. 16 … Recorded 10 kills with a .368 hitting percentage against North Texas in the Sun Belt Tournament on Nov. 15.

Ypsilanti HS: Lettered three seasons for coach Andy Castle ... Led the team in kills and blocks as both a junior and a senior ... Named to All-County team as a senior ... Also lettered in basketball.

Personal: Born Tyler Richardson on April 22, 1993 ... Daughter of Stacie and Todd Richardson ... Majoring in Physical Therapy.

2012 Game-by-Game Stats