9 - Carson Clark
Carson Clark
Height: 6-5
Year: Senior
Hometown: Santa Barbara, Calif.
High School: Santa Barbara
Position: Opposite
Previous School: Santa Barbara HS

UC Irvine
2011:
Second team All-American and first team All-MPSF honoree...averaged 4.54 kills and 5.21 points per set...ranked third in the nation in kills per set and seventh in aces (0.42)...ranked second in the MPSF with a 4.58 kills and 5.29 points average overall and also ranked third in service aces with a 0.44 average...ended the year ranked second in UCI career service aces (122), third in attack attempts (3,105) and fourth in kills (1,447)...his 47 aces in 2011 was tied for second in the season record book...totaled double-digit kills in all but two matches this year, totaling 20 or more kills 10 times...put away 35 kills against Pepperdine (1/21/11) which was the 10th best total in a match at UCI  and the most by an MPSF player last season...named AVCA National Player of the Week as well as MPSF Co-Player of the Week on Apr. 4, 2011...2010: First team All-American...named first-team All-MPSF...led the team and was third in the MPSF in kills (5.04) and in points (5.81)...led the team with 50 aces, which led the MPSF and was sixth nationally with a 0.44 average...fired 50 aces which were the most in the country and is the UCI single season record...recorded kills in double-digits in all but three matches, including 20 or more 17 times...totaled double-figure digs nine times...set UCI's single season attack attempts record with 1,259...named AVCA National Player of the Week as well as MPSF Co-Player of the Week on Apr. 12...named to the UCSB/Elephant Bar All-Tournament team 2009: Second team All-America...garnered MPSF Freshman of the Year honors as well as first team and All-Freshman team accolades...joined Brent Asuka as the only two UCI freshman to earn first team honors in their Anteater debut...named to the NCAA All-Tournament Team...led the team with a 3.90 kill average, which was 17th in the country and eighth in the MPSF...hit .336 overall which was 25th in the country...ranked eighth among MPSF players in points per set at 4.51...tallied 25 aces...recorded kills in double-digits 20 times, including 20 or more kills on seven occasions...fired five aces against UCLA (1/10) which ranked tied for seventh in the UCI match record books...named to the UCSB/Elephant Bar Collegiate All-Tournament team...2008: Redshirted.Santa Barbara High School
Four-time All-CIF selection...team was CIF Division 2 finalists... Channel League Co-MVP as a senior...team won Channel League title...Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 selection.

 

 

 

Club
Won a silver medal with the Southern California Volleyball Club Boys 18s team at the 2005 Junior Olympics and won a bronze medal in 2004...earned all-tournament honors at the 2003 Junior Olympics.

 

USA Volleyball
Played on the 2011 U.S. Men's Volleyball Indoor Team at the World University Games...member of the U.S. National Team that competed at the 2010 World Championships...won a gold medal at the 2010 Pan American Cup (Gold Medal)...was the United States' third-leading scorer and 10th among all scorers at that event...participated in the 2007 FIVB Boys' Youth World Championship (15th) where he was the team's leading scorer... member of the U.S. Boys' Youth National Team that finished second at the NORCECA Championship in Dominican Republic.

 

 

Extras
Majoring in Sociology.