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Tiffany Owens
Tiffany Owens


San Bernardino, Calif.

High School:
Cajon HS


Outside Hitter


Rancho Valley

2008: Named to the All-Pac-10 Honorable Mention list... Led the Wildcats in double-doubles (10), kills (333) and attempts (925)... Second on the team in digs (274)... Placed 10th in the conference in kills... Owens earned Pac-10 Player of the Week for her effort against the Oregon schools. She recorded 35 kills on her way to a .400 hitting percentage and registered 25 digs and three blocks becoming the first Wildcat to take home the weekly awards since Kim Glass in 2005... Was named to the Arizona Invitational All-Tournament Team and the Wildcat Classic All-Tournament Team. Season: Ended the season with a career-high 26 kills at Washington State, also collected 14 digs for her 10th double-double (11/29)... Picked up another double-double with 19 kills and 12 digs at Washington (11/28)... Started a streak of three straight matches with a double-double with 13 kills and 17 digs against Oregon State (11/23)... Recorded 22 kills with a .383 hitting percentage in an upset win over then No. 8 Oregon (11/21)... Struggled to nine kills with nine digs at UCLA (11/15)... Recorded nine kills and five digs at USC (11/14)... Had six kills and five digs against Stanford (11/8)... Posted a career-high 19 digs to go along with 17 kills in an upset win over No. 6 Cal (11/7)... Gathered 10 kills and seven digs at ASU (11/2)... Had four kills and five digs at Oregon (10/25)... Registered 14 kills and eight digs at Oregon State (10/24)... Contributed 18 kills on a .326 hitting percentage with eight digs in an upset win over No. 11 USC (10/19)... Earned another double-double with 23 kills and 14 digs against UCLA (10/17)... Had six kills and eight digs at Cal (10/11)... Recorded 12 kills and five digs at Stanford (10/10)... Earned another double-double with 14 kills and 10 digs at Colorado State... Registered two kills and eight digs in the win over ASU (10/1)... Collected a career-high 19 digs against Washington (9/27)... Posted 12 kills and five digs against Washington State (9/26)... Registered another double-double with 11 kills and 11 digs at Loyola Marymount (9/20)... Posted a double-double with 14 kills and 11 digs against UCR (10/19)... Had two solo blocks and three block assists at CSU Bakersfield (9/13)... Recorded three service aces against Fresno State (9/13)... Played in just one set against Chicago State (9/12)... Appeared in just two sets against Texas Tech (9/6)... Posted another double-double with 15 kills and 14 blocks against Santa Clara (9/5)... Gathered nine digs against Texas State (9/5)... Showed up in just two sets against Gardner-Webb (8/30)... Just missed a double-double with 13 kills and nine digs against San Jose State (9/29)... Opened the season with a double-double with 11 kills and 12 digs against Weber State (8/29).

2007: Had an outstanding freshman campaign playing in 106 games and 31 matches making 30 starts as an outside hitter... Was second on the team with a 3.44 kills per game average... Hit .202 on the season, the fourth-best mark on the team... Her 365 kills was the fourth-best mark posted by a freshman in school history... Led the team in kills nine times and had two double-doubles... Was dynamite towards the end of the season... Posted double figures in kills in 20 matches, including 11 of the last 12 matches of the season... Tallied 25 kills twice... Finished with double figures in digs three times. Honors: Pac-10 All-Freshman Team Member. Season: Posted her second double-double of the season with 16 kills on .212 hitting and a career-best 14 digs against UCLA in the season finale (11/24)... Finished with nine kills and 11 digs against USC (11/23)... Tallied 18 kills on .227 hitting at Stanford (11/17)... Notched 12 kills and seven digs at California (11/16)... Had 12 kills and 10 digs for her first career double-double against Colorado State (11/9)... Finished with a career-high 25 kills on .435 (25-5-46) hitting in just three games against Arizona State (11/7)... Notched 11 kills on .348 hitting against Washington State (11/2)... Posted 19 kills against Washington (11/1)... Dropped a career-high 25 kills on .246 hitting at Oregon State (10/26)... Finished with 16 kills on .324 hitting at Oregon (10/25)... Tallied 17 kills on .256 hitting and a career-best six blocks against California (10/19)... Posted 11 kills on .409 hitting against Stanford (10/18)... Had 10 kills at Washington State (10/4)... Registered 11 kills against Oregon (9/28)... Posted 12 kills on .423 hitting and seven digs against Oregon State (9/27)... Notched 15 kills at UCLA (9/20)... Dropped 15 kills on .379 hitting against UC Irvine (9/14)... Finished with nine kills on a career-best .571 hitting against Western Carolina (9/8)... Had 10 kills on .368 hitting at Georgia Tech (9/8)... Tallied 13 kills against Kentucky (9/7)... Registered 13 kills against Lipscomb (8/31)... Finished with 13 kills on .407 hitting and eight digs in her collegiate debut against Utah State (8/24).

High School: Was a four-year letter winner at Cajon HS... Was a 2007 Volleyball Magazine Fab-50 selection, ranked No. 35 in the nation...Was selected team captain and was the team's MVP her junior and senior seasons... Two-Time All-City selection as a junior and senior... Citrus Belt Athlete of the Year... All-County and All-San Andreas League selection.

Club: Played for Rancho Valley in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., under coach Danny Scott.

Personal: Tiffany Shanell Owens was born March 19, 1989, in San Bernardino, Calif. ... Daughter of Albert C. and Fannie Owens... Has three older sisters, Alicia, Trilicia, and Rosa, and an older brother Albert... Plans on pursuing a degree in nursing or business...Wants to pursue a career as a neonatal nurse because she adores babies and wants to help them as a profession... Enjoys watching TV, listening to music and shopping during her spare time.

Career Stats


2007 106 31 365 3.44 168 974 0.202 9 0.08 8 0.08 25 17 149 1.41 12 44 56 0.08 8 1

2008 101 30 333 3.30 124 925 0.226 15 0.15 14 0.15 20 33 274 2.71 12 25 37 0.37 2 1

TOTAL 207 61 698 3.37 292 1899 0.214 24 0.12 22 0.11 45 50 423 2.04 24 69 93 0.45 10 2