Player Bio: #8 Alyssa BeaversPosition: Middle Hitter
Hometown: St. Louis, Mo.
High School: Parkway South High School
Parkway South High School
Has experience at multiple positions including middle blocker, outside hitter and defensive specialist...Played a key role in Parkway Southís second-place finish in Missouriís Class 4, District 4...In 2011, was the most productive point producer (kills, blocks, errors) among hitters for the Patriots...Also earned a varsity letter in track as a junior...Began volleyball career as a freshman; led the JV team to an all-time best record in her first season of experience.
Competed seven years as a track & field heptathlete before turning to club volleyball in high school...In 2012, earned a spot on the highly-coveted Rockwood Thunder club team, coached by Tammy Becker...Had a spectacular showing at the 2012 AAU Nationals in Orlando, Fla., hitting over .500; also led Rockwood Thunder in blocks at Nationals...Previously played for Kirkwood Synergy.
Alyssa Beavers is the daughter of Michael Beavers and Michelle Milla...Plans to study education and history at Stephens College.