2 Mason Mercer
2 Mason Mercer
Height: 6-4
Year: JR
Hometown: Solana Beach, CA
High School: Canyon Crest Academy
Position: OH
m 17
k/s 1.61
h % .181
a/s 0.03
b/s 0.26
sa/s 0.08
d/s 0.42

2019 (Volleyball)
Started six matches, playing in 17, and competed in 38 sets… the junior outside hitter recorded 61 kills and three service aces, 16 digs and 10 total blocks… recorded career highs of 15 kills with a .565 hitting percentage versus Rivier (03/09)… had a season high of four total blocks at MIT (03/25) and Wentworth (03/26)… overall, he tallied 71 points with 1.87 per set.

2018 (Volleyball)
Played in 23 matches as a sophomore for the Kingsmen… In 61 sets, recorded 90 kills with 45 errors for a .198 hitting percentage, averaging 4.18 kills per set… Tied for fifth on the team with 111.5 points...Also contributed 16 assists and 59 digs on the season...Notched 17 total blocks, two solo and 15 assisted...Recorded a season-high 11 kills and 15 points at MIT, hitting .310 on the evening.

2017 (Volleyball)
Made an immediate impact in his first collegiate season, finishing third on the team in several categories, including points per set (2.4), total attempts (265) and kills per set (1.96)…as a true freshman he appeared in 54 sets over 21 matches… made his collegiate debut against the University of Mt. Olive (N.C.)(Jan. 9)…recorded 106 kills, hit at a .215 clip, had eight service aces and three assists…defensively, recorded 46 digs and 24 total blocks including 20 assists and four solo stops…finished with 128.0 total points…recorded four double-figure kill matches with a career-best 14 kills at Hope International (Mar. 14)…also supplied a career-best 15 points in the same match.

Canyon Crest Academy
Graduated in 2016 in San Diego, Calif….lettered in both volleyball and diving…broke the Palomar League record for diving…earned All-Academic Team honors in 2013 and 2016…garnered 400 kills his senior year…won Palomar League Championships in diving with the Ravens in 2014 and 2015…helped his team to win one of their toughest games in 2014, earning 14 kills in a row and 21 overall, which he states as his greatest personal sports moment…volunteered as a motivational speaker with his sister at local elementary and middle schools throughout high school.

Personal
Full name: Mason Mercer….born November 21, 1997 in La Jolla, Calif….parents are Beth and Scott Mercer…has one sister, Torrey…has two dogs…currently majoring in music production…chose Cal Lutheran because of the music production program and the volleyball coach…aspires to be a musician, music producer, or audio engineer.

Favorites

Movie: Spirited Away
Music: Disclosure, Halsey
Food: Chocolate, Grilled Cheese
Sports (Other): Basketball
Pro Teams: Misty May/Kerri Walsh, USA Men’s Volleyball
Pro Athlete: Karch Kiraly
Book: Inkheart
Magazine: AVP Magazine
Number: 21
Color: Blue
Super Hero: Spiderman
TV Shows: Avatar, Parks and Recreation
Video Game: Mario Kart, Donkey Kong
Quote: "Once you’ve met someone, you never really forget them. It just takes a while for the memories to return.”
Hobbies/Special Talents: Musician, motivational speaker
Something you would not know about him: His greatest passion is to become a famous musician
If he could travel anywhere it would be: Bora Bora

Recent Games
Mar 26 at Wentworth (Mass.) W, 3-2
Mar 28 at Springfield L, 3-0
Mar 29 at Stevens W, 3-2
Mar 31 at Marymount (Va.) W, 3-0
Apr 4 Moorpark College W, 3-0
Apr 13 at UC Santa Cruz L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 17 -
Sets 38 -
Kills 61 -
Kills per set 1.61 -
Errors 32 -
Total Attacks 160 -
Hitting Percentage .181 -
Assists 1 -
Assists per set 0.03 -
Service Aces 3 -
Service Errors 8 -
Service Aces per set 0.08 -
Reception Errors 4 -
Digs 16 -
Digs per set 0.42 -
Block Solo 4 -
Block Assist 6 -
Block Total 10 -
Blocks per set 0.26 -
Block Errors 1 -
Ball Handling Errors 0 -
Points 71.0 -
Points per set 1.9 -
Matches started 6 -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Jan 10 Arcadia W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 12 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 3-1 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Jan 12 vs. SUNY New Paltz (N.Y.) L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 13 vs. Marian (Wis.) W, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Jan 18 SUNY New Paltz (N.Y.) L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 Illinois Tech W, 3-0 - 2 1 0 5 .200 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Jan 26 UC Santa Cruz L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Carthage (Wis.) L, 3-0 - 2 0 1 4 -.250 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Feb 2 at North Central (Ill.) L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 vs. Dominican (Ill.) L, 3-0 - 1 2 4 12 -.167 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Feb 3 at Benedictine (IL) L, 3-0 - 2 1 2 4 -.250 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Feb 8 at CSU Northridge L, 3-0 - 1 1 0 8 .125 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Feb 15 CSU Northridge L, 3-0 - 3 2 2 4 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Feb 22 Alumni   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 St. John Fisher W, 3-0 - 3 5 2 12 .250 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
Mar 7 Adrian W, 3-0 - 3 8 1 16 .438 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Mar 8 Emmanuel (Mass.) W, 3-0 1 3 8 2 15 .400 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Mar 9 Johnson & Wales (RI) W, 3-0 1 3 4 5 12 -.083 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Mar 9 Rivier W, 3-1 1 4 15 2 23 .565 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 15.0
Mar 19 Endicott L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 25 at MIT W, 3-0 1 3 8 3 18 .278 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 1 4 0 10.5
Mar 26 at Wentworth (Mass.) W, 3-2 1 4 8 4 23 .174 1 1 2 0 4 2 2 0 4 0 12.0
Mar 28 at Springfield L, 3-0 1 3 0 3 10 -.300 0 0 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Mar 29 at Stevens W, 3-2 - 1 0 1 1 -1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Mar 31 at Marymount (Va.) W, 3-0 - 1 0 1 3 -.333 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 2.0
Apr 4 Moorpark College W, 3-0 - 1 1 1 2 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Apr 13 at UC Santa Cruz L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 17 38 61 1.61 32 160 .181 1 0.03 3 0.08 16 0.42 4 6 10 0.26 71.0 1.9
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 2 4 3 0.75 2 12 .083 0 0.00 0 0.00 1 0.25 0 0 0 0.00 3.0 0.8
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Home 7 19 42 2.21 13 85 .341 0 0.00 0 0.00 6 0.32 0 1 1 0.05 42.5 2.2
Away 7 16 17 1.06 15 63 .032 1 0.06 3 0.19 8 0.50 4 5 9 0.56 26.5 1.7
Neutral 3 3 2 0.67 4 12 -.167 0 0.00 0 0.00 2 0.67 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 0.7
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Wins 13 30 58 1.93 22 130 .277 1 0.03 2 0.07 13 0.43 4 6 10 0.33 67.0 2.2
Losses 4 8 3 0.38 10 30 -.233 0 0.00 1 0.13 3 0.38 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.5
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January 3 4 1 0.25 0 5 .200 0 0.00 0 0.00 2 0.50 0 0 0 0.00 1.0 0.3
February 3 5 3 0.60 7 20 -.200 0 0.00 1 0.20 2 0.40 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.8
March 10 28 56 2.00 24 133 .241 1 0.04 2 0.07 12 0.43 4 6 10 0.36 65.0 2.3
April 1 1 1 1.00 1 2 .000 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0 0 0.00 1.0 1.0