Alex Wood

Number13
ClassSo
PositionRS
Height5-8
HometownParker, Colo.
Prev. SchoolChaparral HS

Statistics

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Season    G    K   K/G    E   TA    Pct    A   A/G   SA   SE  SA/G  RE  DIG   D/G  BS  BA Total   B/G  BE BHE
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2011      97  215  2.22  138  706   .109   30  0.31   14   24  0.14   5  275  2.84   0  45    45  0.46   3   2
2010     112  287  2.56  130  773   .203   62  0.55   23   32  0.21  21  336  3.00   1  50    51  0.46   2   8  336.0
2009      84   10  0.12    7   46   .065   29  0.35    9   22  0.11   7  147  1.75   0   0     0  0.00   0   1   19.0
2008      67   14  0.21   10   46   .087  125  1.87    9   17  0.13   1   82  1.22   1   2     3  0.04   0   6   25.0

Notes:

CLUB TEAM: Colorado Performance

2011: Married over the summer to Jake Wood and changed her name to Alex Wood (formerly Nuttall).

2010: Named second team All-RMAC ... named RMAC All-Academic honor roll ... finished the year second on the team in kills with 287 ... her 23 aces was second most on the team ... finished third in assists with 62 ... was second on the team in digs with her 336 ... her most complete performance came against Lees McRae on Sept. 11 when she turned in a season high five aces, five assists, 10 kills and 26 digs in a 3-2 win ... her season high in kills came on Oct. 26 against Colorado Mines when she recorded 21, the most of any Mountain Lion in a single match in 2010 ... her season high of 27 digs was also a team best for a single match ... recorded double-digit digs in over half of the matches (15) and double-digit kills in just under half (14).

2009: Named Honorable Mention Academic All-RMAC ... saw action in 84 sets ... had 29 assists and nine service aces ... was fifth on the team with 147 digs ... also had nine service aces. ... Had a career-high 18 digs against Dixie State on Sept. 5 ... posted 10 or more digs seven times ... matched her career high with three kiss against Wayne State on Aug. 28

2008: Was second on the team in assists with 125 ... added nine aces and 14 kills ... had 82 digs in just 67 games for 1.22 per game, the fifth-best mark on the team ... set career high for assists with 16 against Dixie State on Aug. 30 ... had 11 assists on two occasions (vs. St. Edward's on Aug. 29 and vs. Metro State on Sept. 20) ... had a career-best three kills against Regis on Nov. 1

Pre UCCS Notes:

Before UCCS: Named first-team all-Continental League as a senior at Chaparral High School ... Named all-state ... played in 62 sets in 2007 and named All-State ... had 305 assists, 183 digs, 165 kills, 33 aces, and 12 blocks ... had a season-high 14 kills twice ... in 2006, had 208 kills, 241 digs, 30 aces, and 21 blocks.

Personal Notes:

Personal: Majoring in Mathematics and hopes to become a high school Math teacher ... has two siblings, Quinten and Jake ... parents are Scott and Marsha Nuttall

Stories featuring Alex Wood

November 5, 2011UCCS concludes season with win over Chadron StateCHADRON, Neb. – Behind solid production from the team’s seniors, each of whom was likely playing in their final collegiate match, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs swept the Chadron State Eagles 3-0 (25-18, 25-15, 25-19).
November 4, 2011No. 6-ranked Nebraska-Kearney beats Mountain LionsKEARNEY, Neb. – Laura Loosbrock’s 10 kills weren’t enough to overcome the No. 6-ranked team in the nation as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs fell 3-0 (25-12, 25-22, 25-14) to the Nebraska-Kearney Lopers Friday evening.
October 30, 2011UCCS beats Colorado Christian, avenges earlier lossLAKEWOOD – Skylar Lewandowski and Alex Wood had 12 and 10 digs respectively at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs avenged an earlier loss by sweeping the Colorado Christian Cougars 3-0 (25-23, 25-22, 25-20) Saturday evening at the CCU Event Center.
October 25, 2011Mountain Lions sweep No. 21 Colorado MinesCOLORADO SPRINGS - It's always a quandary; what to do to make senior night special?
October 22, 2011Metro State overcomes two-set deficit to drop UCCSCOLORADO SPRINGS - Skylar Lewandowski's five service aces, one away from tying the University of Colorado Colorado Spring record, weren't enough to keep the Metro State Roadrunners from pulling off their second stunning comeback victory in as many nights as the Mountain Lions fell 3-2 (16-25, 21-25, 25-21, 25-18, 16-14) Saturday evening at the Gallogly Events Center.
October 18, 2011Bathelt, Johnson, three others named to academic all-RMAC teamThe Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference announced its All-Conference Academic teams for women’s volleyball on Tuesday. Five Mountain Lions were awarded; Cindy Bathelt was named first team, Sonja Johnson second team, and Alex Wood, Skylar Lewandowski, and Jenica Shippy were all named to the honor roll.
October 18, 2011UCCS drops Ursuline in nonconference matchCOLORADO SPRINGS - Alex Wood had nine kills and a team-high 18 digs as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs defeated the Ursuline College Arrows 3-0 (25-13, 25-13, 25-19) Tuesday evening at the Gallogly Events Center.
October 14, 2011UCCS earns second sweep in as many nights, topple West leader Adams StateThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs produced another straight-set (25-18, 25-22, 25-14) sweep of a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference foe when it beat the Adams State Grizzlies Friday night in Colorado Springs.
October 8, 2011Mountain Lions drop five-set decision to RegisDENVER – The University of Colorado Colorado Springs couldn’t preserve a two-set lead at the Mountain Lions dropped a 3-2 (19-25, 22-25, 25-21, 25-17, 15-13) decision to the No. 22-ranked Regis Rangers Saturday at Regis Fieldhouse.
October 7, 2011No. 9 Metro State beats Mountain LionsDENVER - Alex Wood had 10 kills, but the No. 9-ranked Metro State Roadrunners proved to be more that the University of Colorado Colorado Springs could handle as the Mountain Lions dropped a 3-0 (25-20, 25-15, 25-17) decision Friday evening at Auraria Fieldhouse.
September 30, 2011Short-handed Mountain Lions can't keep pace with Colorado ChristianCOLORADO SPRINGS - Eleven kills each by Nikki Kinzer and Sonja Johnson weren't enough to carry the University of Colorado Colorado Springs as the shorthanded Mountain Lions were beaten by 3-1 (25-18, 22-25, 30-28, 25-17) by the Colorado Christian Cougars Friday evening at the Gallogly Events Center.
September 27, 2011Mountain Lions find road blocked by OrediggersGOLDEN, Colo. – The Colorado School of Mines Orediggers blocked 22 Mountain Lion attacks, the most ever against a University of Colorado Colorado Springs volleyball team, to take a 3-2 (25-20, 22-25, 25-21, 21-25, 15-9) decision Tuesday evening at Lockridge Arena.
September 24, 2011No. 4 Nebraska-Kearney too much for Mountain LionsCOLORADO SPRINGS - You never want to be the team that has to play a great team the game after it's had a poor performance. The Mountain Lions were that team Saturday night.
September 23, 2011UCCS volleyball sweeps Chadron State, runs win streak to sevenCOLORADO SPRINGS -The University of Colorado Colorado Springs volleyball team extended its winning streak to seven matches with a 3-0 (25-11, 25-11, 25-19) victory over the Chadron State Eagles Friday evening at the Gallogly Events Center.
September 17, 2011Mountain Lions beat Highlands, complete sweep of epic road tripLAS VEGAS, N.M. – Playing their third match in as many nights and having already traveled over 1,000 miles on a bus since Thursday, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs volleyball team called on defense for the cure to fatigued legs and fannies.
September 15, 2011UCCS begins epic road trip with win over Fort LewisDURANGO, Colo. – Behind 18 kills by Nikki Kinzer, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs won its third straight match with a 3-1 (26-28, 25-19, 25-20, 25-21) victory over the Fort Lewis Skyhawks Thursday evening at Whalen Gymnasium.
September 10, 2011Mountain Lions knock off Lock HavenDENVER – All of this pulling rank is starting to get tiresome.
September 10, 2011UCCS beats Nebraska-Omaha, finishes Colorado Premier Challenge at 2-2DENVER – Nikki Kinzer had 19 kills to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs to its second win on Saturday, a 3-1 (25-21, 17-25, 28-26, 25-20) victory over the Nebraska-Kearney Mavericks at the Auraria Events Center.
September 9, 2011UCCS slips to 0-2 for tournamentDENVER - Cindy Bathelt had team-high totals of 15 digs and 24 assists as the University of Colorado dropped its second match Friday, this one a 3-1 (25-20, 25-14, 13-25, 25-13) decision to the West Florida Argos at the Auraria Events Center.
September 9, 2011UCCS takes set, but not match, against No. 4-ranked WashburnDENVER - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs became only the second team this season to take a set off the No. 4-ranked Washburn Lady Blues but couldn't take a second as the Mountain Lions fell 3-1 (25-15, 23-25, 25-18, 25-20) Friday afternoon in both teams' first game at the Colorado Premier Challenge at the Auraria Events Center.
September 2, 2011Mountain Lions win volleyball openerCANYON, Texas – The University of Colorado Colorado Springs volleyball team hit a solid .304 to open its season with a 3-0 (25-16, 25-15, 25-20) victory over the Texas Woman’s Pioneers Friday afternoon at WTAMU Fieldhouse.
September 2, 2011Mountain Lions fall to West Texas A&M in five setsCANYON, Texas – Megan Koop had 15 kills but she and her University and Colorado Colorado Springs teammates were unable to put Friday evening’s match away after leading two sets to none, eventually falling to the West Texas A&M Lady Buffs 3-2 (21-15, 23-25, 25-19, 25-18, 15-12).
November 11, 2010Playoff Loss to Mesa State Ends Mountain Lions' SeasonCOLORADO SPRINGS - Alex Nuttall and Nikki Kinzer of the University of KEARNEY, Neb. - The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs' foray into the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference postseason tournament ended with its first match, a 3-1 (23-25, 25-17, 25-20, 25-19) loss to the No. 2 seeded Mesa State Mavericks Thursday at the health & Sports Center.
November 10, 2010Nuttall, Kinzer named to All-RMAC volleyball teamsCOLORADO SPRINGS - Alex Nuttall and Nikki Kinzer of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs were named to the All-Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Volleyball second and third team respectively, the conference announced Tuesday.
November 6, 2010UCCS Ends Regular Season with Loss, Playoffs on TapCOLORADO SPRINGS – The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs completed its regular season Saturday with a 3-0 (27-25, 25-16, 25-20) loss to the Nebraska-Kearney Lopers at the Gallogly Events Center.
November 5, 2010Mountain Lions Clinch Playoff Berth with Win over Chadron StateCOLORADO SPRINGS - Behind 16 kills and a .682 hitting mark by Nikki Kinzer, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs clinched a berth in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference postseason tournament by dispatching the Chadron State Eagles 3-0 (25-10, 25-12, 25-13) Friday evening at the Gallogly Events Center.
November 2, 2010Mountain Lions Lose Close Match, Not Playoff HopesThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs fell 3-2 (25-20, 23-25, 21-25, 25-14, 15-17) in a back-and-forth, five-set match against the Colorado College Tigers Tuesday night. Nine Tiger aces were too much to overcome in a game leading up to the Mountain Lion’s (15-11) final playoff push this weekend.
October 29, 2010Blast-from-the-Past Crockett Leads UCCS to Win Over Colorado ChristianCOLORADO SPRINGS - The Mountain Lions went back to the future to put themselves in the driver's seat to earn a spot in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference playoffs.But this was no DeLorean. It was Molly Crockett with 19 kills and 13 digs that lifted the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a come-from-behind 3-2 (14-25, 21-25, 25-22, 25-16, 15-13) victory over the Colorado Christian Cougars Friday evening at the Gallogly Events Center.
October 26, 2010Win Over Mines Sets Up Huge Match on FridayGOLDEN – Alex Nuttall had 21 kills to lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a 3-1 (25-22, 19-25, 25-20, 25-18) victory over the Colorado School of Mines Orediggers Tuesday evening at Lockridge Arena.
October 23, 2010Mountain Lions rebound from two-set deficit, beat RegisDENVER – Alex Nuttall had 17 kills and Nicole Pederson had 12 blocks to lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a come-from-behind 3-2 (22-25, 14-25, 25-21, 25-16, 15-9) victory over the Regis Rangers Saturday at Regis Fieldhouse.
October 22, 2010Nuttall's 17 kills can't keep UCCS apace of Metro StateDENVER – Alex Nuttall had 17 kills but the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs volleyball team nonetheless dropped a 3-1 (23-25, 25-23, 25-22, 25-23) decision to the Metro State Roadrunners Friday evening at the Auraria Events Center.
October 20, 2010Johnson Named RMAC All-Academic Second Team, Six Others on Honor RollUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs junior Sonja Johnson was named RMAC All-Academic second team, the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference announced Wednesday. Six other Mountain Lions were also honored by the conference.
October 18, 2010UCCS Defeats New Mexico Highlands in Four SetsCOLORADO SPRINGS - Nikki Kinzer had 17 kills and 10 blocks, both match highs, the lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a 3-1 (25-18, 25-23, 24-26, 25-17) victory over the New Mexico Highlands Cowgirls Saturday evening at the Gallogly Events Center.
October 16, 2010Mountain Lions Streak their Way to Win over Western StateGUNNISON – Things have gotten a bit trendy concerning the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs volleyball program.The Mountain Lions kept a number of perplexing streaks alive as they defeated the Western State Mountaineers 3-1 (29-31, 25-17, 25-19, 25-17) Saturday evening at Paul Wright Gymnasium.
October 14, 2010Mountain Lions Top CSU-Pueblo in Five Sets, UCCS Takes Steel & Silver LeadPUEBLO – The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs took a 10-4 lead in the 2010-11 Steel & Silver Series Thursday evening with a 3-2 (20-25, 25-23, 25-23, 20-25, 15-12) volleyball victory over the Colorado State-Pueblo Thunderwolves at Massari Arena.
October 9, 2010UCCS' Vailiant Comeback Falls Short COLORADO SPRINGS- After a 2-0 set lead, it took Metro State everything they had to hold off the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, winning in five (21-25, 19-25, 25-23, 26-24, 14-16) sets. Despite several impressive performances by the Mountain Lions (10-8, 4-5 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference), the relentless attack and defensive play of the Roadrunners (13-5, 8-2 RMAC) outlasted the valiant comeback attempt of UCCS.
October 8, 2010Regis' Front Line Too Much, Mountain Lions Fall 3-0COLORADO SPRINGS- The Regis Rangers' front line was too much for the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to overcome as the Mountain Lions fell 3-0 (25-23, 25-18, 25-17). The Rangers (11-6, 6-2 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference) put up 10 blocks on the night while UCCS (10-7, 4-4 RMAC) only managed three and gave up four points on block errors.
September 30, 2010UCCS Notches Key Road Win at Colorado ChristianLAKEWOOD, Colo. - Sonja Johnson had 10 kills and three other Mountain Lions had nine each as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs scored a 3-1 road victory over the Colorado Christian Cougars Thursday evening at the CCU Event Center.
September 28, 2010Mines Too Deep for Mountain LionsCOLORADO SPRINGS - Alex Nuttall's 17 kills and 10 digs weren't enough to keep the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs volleyball team from dropping a 3-1 (26-24, 25-22, 25-27, 25-19) decision to the Colorado School of Mines Orediggers Tuesday evening at the Gallogly Events Center.
September 25, 2010Mountain Lions Respond with Sweep of their OwnCHADRON, Neb. - The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs rebounded from Friday night’s loss to Nebraska-Kearney with a win in straight sets (25-17, 25-14, 25-14) over the Chadron State Eagles. UCCS dominated from the get go as their only deficit of the match came via a 1-0 score to start the second set.
September 24, 2010No. 12 Nebraska-Kearney Sweeps UCCSKEARNEY, Neb. - The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs proved no match for the No. 12-ranked Nebraska-Kearney Lopers Friday night at the Health & Sports Center, dropping a 3-0 (25-19, 25-8, 25-15) decision.
September 17, 2010Western New Mexico's big two puts end to UCCS win streakCOLORADO SPRINGS – Despite 17 kills by Nikki Kinzer, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs' five-match winning streak came to an end Friday as the Mountain Lions were beaten 3-1 (29-27, 13-25, 25-23, 29-27) by the Western New Mexico Mustangs at the Gallogly Events Center.
September 16, 2010Mountain Lions Overcome 0-2 Deficit, Block their Way to Win Over Fort LewisCOLORADO SPRINGS - The Mountain Lions fought off five match points in Thursday's third set, and then they rolled all the way back to win their Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference opener.
September 11, 2010Mountain Lions win third straight at Hyatt Place InvitationalCOLORADO SPRINGS - Middle blockers Nikki Kinzer and Nichole Pederson combined for 31 kills to lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a 3-2 victory over the Lees McRae Bobcats Saturday afternoon and keep the Mountain Lions unbeaten at the Hyatt Place Mountain Lion Classic.
September 10, 2010UCCS Volleyball Initiates Gallogly Center with Win Over Fort LewisCOLORADO SPRINGS - The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs volleyball team scored a couple of firsts in Friday's win over Fort Lewis. First, the Mountain Lions recorded a win in its first match at UCCS' Gallogly Events Center. Also, they handed the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference's last unbeaten team its first loss.
September 10, 2010Mountain Lions grab second Friday win with decision over Winona StateCOLORADO SPRINGS - The Mountain Lions were lethargic, lackadaisical and ultimately successful in Friday's late match.
September 4, 2010Mountain Lions Fall to Rollins, Finish Florida Tournament with 2-3 RecordBOCA RATON, Fla. – The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs completed its participation at the 2010 Lynn University Courtyard by Marriott Invitational with a 3-0 (25-22, 25-19, 25-21) loss to the Rollins Tars Saturday afternoon at the de Hoernle Center.
September 3, 2010Mountain Lions Complete Friday Sweep by Knocking Off California-PennsylvaniaBOCA RATON, Fla. – The Mountain Lions gave their fans a TGIF feeling.
September 3, 2010Mountain Lions Sweep Valdosdta State, Even Record at 1-1BOCA RATON, Fla. – Nikki Kinzer had 12 kills and Lindsey Stich filled in admirably at setter as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs swept the Valdosta State Blazers 3-0 (25-20, 25-20, 25-16) Friday afternoon at the de Hoernle Center.
September 2, 2010Mountain Lions lose match, Bathelt in season openerBOCA RATON, Fla. – The Mountain Lions won, lost and lost again Thursday at the de Hoernle Center.
November 7, 2009Mountain Lions Win in Five Sets, Head to RMAC Playoffs on Positive NoteCOLORADO SPRINGS - It was a bad night for monkeys at the Lions' Den on Saturday.The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Mountain Lions got their personal monkey off their backs, taking a five-set 3-2 (25-23, 15-25, 25-20, 22-25, 15-12) victory over the Regis Rangers.
October 22, 2009Five Mountain Lions named to RMAC Volleyball All-Academic teamswo players from the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs Volleyball team, Sonja Johnson and Andrea Brodie, were named to Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference All-Academic second team, which was announced on Thursday.
September 19, 2009Mountain Lions fall to Metro StateDENVER - Sonja Johnson's 12 kills weren't enough to prevent the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs from dropping its third straight match, this one a 3-2 (23-25, 25-16, 25-18, 23-25, 15-9) defeat Saturday evening at the hands of the Metro State Roadrunners.
September 5, 2009UCCS Finishes Tournament with 2-2 MarkDURANGO, Colo. - Sonja Johnson had 33 kills as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs split its two matches on Saturday and completed its participation in the Fort Lewis Volleyball Tournament with a 2-2 record
August 29, 2009Mountain Lions Use Depth Chargeto Sink Texas Woman's PioneersCoaches often worry about whether they have a deep enough bench to get their teams through the rigors of a intercollegiate season.
June 10, 2009Mountain Lions Add Division I TransferCOLORADO SPRINGS - Just when the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs thought volleyball coach Keith Barnett had wrapped up his first recruiting class, he landed another big prize.
April 9, 2009Barnett Announces First Recruiting ClassUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs volleyball coach Keith Barnett announced his first recruiting class Monday. Joining the Mountain Lions for the 2009 season will be transfers Nicole Pederson, Jenica Shippy and Kendall Utz along with freshmen Darby Jones, Lindsey Stich and Laura Brodie.
October 11, 2008Tough Mustang defense proves to be difference in UCCS lossCOLORADO SPRINGS- Lauren Orth had 14 kills and Molly Crockett added 12 kills and 17 digs but the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs couldn't overcome a stingy Western New Mexico defense as the Mustangs won 3-1 (25-20, 23-25, 25-19, 20-25) Saturday evening at the Lions'Den.
October 10, 2008Veterans Orth, Stewart lead way as UCCS beats N.M. HighlandsCOLORADO SPRINGS- On a night when newcomers filled six of the eight spots in the Mountain Lions Lineup, it was the two veterans that came up big.
September 19, 2008Mountain Lions can't overcome the errors of their ways vs. RegisCOLORADO SPRINGS"“ Molly Crockett had 15 kills but that couldn't overcome multiple Mountain Lion errors as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs dropped a 3-1 (25-21, 26-24, 23-25, 25-19) decision to the Regis Rangers Friday evening at the Lions'Den.
September 9, 2008Complete effort on display as Mountain Lions defeat Cougars COLORADO SPRINGS- This was the one University of Colorado at Colorado Springs volleyball coach Jessica Wood was waiting for.
August 29, 2008Mountain Lions win season openerPUEBLO- Cassey Santucci and her University of Colorado at Colorado Springs teammates had a pretty simple plan going into Friday's season-opening match against the St. Edward's Hilltoppers.
August 19, 2008Preview: 2008 Mountain Lions will be a whole new animalThe 2008 Mountain Lions volleyball team will be a whole new animal.
July 15, 2008Mountain Lions add three more to 2008 volleyball squadUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs volleyball coach Jessica Wood announced Tuesday the addition of three players. Joining the Mountain Lions for 2008 will be defensive specialist Kelsey Pobar from Chaparral High School, outside hitter Andrea Brodie from Cheyenne Mountain High School by way of Portland State, and middle blocker Karina Miastkowska from New Trier High School in Winnetka, Ill.
January 8, 2008Wood announces recruiting classCoronado High School's Molly Crockett headlines a four-player recruiting class for the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs volleyball team, coach Jessica Wood announced Tuesday.
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