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Alyssa Goehner
Alyssa  Goehner

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lakeville, Minn.

High School:
Lakeville North HS

Height:
5-11

Position:
Outside Hitter


12/05/2016

Gopher Spotlight: Goehner and Handley

Gophersports.com caught up with Alyssa Goehner and Erica Handley in this recent Gopher Spotlight.

03/21/2016

Goehner, Lohman Set to Compete with USA Volleyball

Duo will play in Italy and Croatia this July.

12/09/2015

Big Ten Honors Gophers for Academics

Student-athletes from the University of Minnesota honored for performance in classroom

12/09/2015

Big Ten Honors Gophers for Academics

Student-athletes from the University of Minnesota honored for performance in classroom

06/08/2015

Big Ten Volleyball Foreign Tour Set to Begin June 13

Over the course of nearly two weeks, the Big Ten Foreign Tour Team will compete in seven matches and host a volleyball clinic, in addition to community outreach activities.

09/24/2015

Margaret Eggert Photo Gallery

Margaret Eggert Photo Gallery

09/24/2015

Sophie Beckley Photo Gallery

Sophie Beckley Photo Gallery

09/10/2014

Alyssa Goehner

Alyssa Goehner Photo Gallery

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2016 • JUNIOR SEASON:
Played in 29 matches and 109 sets during her junior year • had 193 digs • competed with the US Collegiate National Team (Europe) and helped win gold • had eight digs vs. San Diego (8/27) and Florida State (9/3) • added 13 digs on the weekend against North Dakota and Toledo (9/16-17) • established five digs in win against Northwestern (10/9) • saw action and had two digs against Wisconsin (10/12) • had seven digs against No.14 Michigan State (10/15) • established 11 digs over the weekend against Iowa and Nebraska (10/21-23) • earned seven digs over the weekend against Rutgers and No.10 Penn State (10/28-29) •Played against Indiana and had 5 digs (11/2) • established five digs against Maryland (11/6) • earned 11 digs over the weekend against Illinois and Northwestern (11/12-13) • accomplished season-high 12 digs against No. 18 Michigan (11/20) • added a season-best 14 digs in the Nebraska win (11/23) • had five digs in win over No. 3 Wisconsin (11/26).

2015 • SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Academic All-Big Ten selection • Started in 32 of 35 matches, played in all but two sets (127)  saw action in both the Texas A&M and Stanford matches • established nine kills and 13 digs vs. Louisville (9/4) • had 10 kills against North Carolina (9/5) and hit .286 • had 11 kills and hit a career-high .429 vs. NDSU • hit .417 against Charleston (9/19) • had a career-high 17 digs at No. 1 Penn State (9/26) and added 11 kills for a double double  • had nine kills and 10 digs against Rutgers (10/11) • had 12 digs in the five set win over Wisconsin (10/14) • earned a career-best .500 hitting percentage in the rematch against Wisconsin (10/17) • added 10 digs against No. 25 Michigan (11/7) • established 5 digs in the sweep of No. 1 Penn State (11/14) • earned 5 kills and 10 digs against Purdue (11/21) • hit for .750 with three kills in the second round of the NCAA Tournament against Marquette (12/5) • added one dig in the Regional Semifinal against Illinois (12/11) • contributed six digs in the Regional Final against Hawaii (12/12) • added four digs in the National Semifinal against Texas (12/19).

2014 • FRESHMAN SEASON
As a freshman, played in 110 of possible 111 sets and saw action in all 31 matches • Saw action in both opening weekend matches against Notre Dame (8/29) and Louisville (8/30) • Played in all 11 sets during the Yale Invite (9/5), had two kills, two assists, one ace and 11 digs • Had 37 total digs in Diet Coke Classic (9/12-13) and was named to the All-Tournament Team • Starting Gopher libero at the Rocket Invite (9/19-20) and totaled 33 digs; also saw time as an outside hitter • Had a team-high 12 digs as the Gopher libero in the OSU win (9/24) • Had a team-high 15 digs vs. Penn State (9/27) • Posted seven digs at Illinois (10/1) • Had 10 digs against Northwestern (10/5) • Had a team-high 11 digs vs. Rutgers (10/10) as she played both libero and outside hitter • Added 11 digs vs. Wisconsin (10/15) • Posted 12 digs at Wisconsin (10/18) • Had nine digs at Indiana (10/29) • Had a personal-best 12 kills at Michigan State (11/7) and hit .294 • Posted eight digs at Penn State (11/15) • Had nine kills and 11 digs at Maryland (11/19) • Established 11 kills and seven digs at Ohio State (11/26) • Had 10 kills and six digs vs. Indiana (11/28)

INTERNATIONAL/CLUB:
Played with Northern Lights club team • recognized as the 2011 and 2012 PrepVolleyball.com National Player of the Year • also a 2013 AVCA Under Armour First Team All-American • competed with Northern Lights at their 2014 Europe Trip • received 2012 and 2013 Gatorade Player of the Year runner-up honors and was an All-American five straight years at open levels (14s, 15s, 16s, 17s and 18s) • was selected to the 2013 A1 Junior Training Team, which competed in Europe and was a part of the 2013 Global National Challenge All-Tournament Team, just one of four high school players to compete.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Played high school volleyball with Lakeville North High School • produced over 3,000 kills and helped them to state championships in 2010 and 2012 and runner-up in 2011 • named the 2012 and 2013 Star TribuneMetro Player of the Year, the 2012 and 2013Pioneer PressPlayer of the Year and was also a four-time first-team all-state selection • awarded the 2013 Ms. Baden/Ms. Minnesota Volleyball Award • holds the state high school single season kill record with 716 kills in 2011 • three-time all-metro player and a four-time first-team all-conference selection.

PERSONAL:
Born August 24, 1995 • graduated from Lakeville North in 2014 • business marketing major • daughter of Janis and Marty Goehner • has an older sister Jessica and a younger brother Matthew • mother, Janis, played volleyball at St. Cloud State, while aunt (and mom's twin sister) played at UW-River Falls.

Alyssa Goehner's Career Statistics
Season SP-MP K K/S E TA Pct. A SA Digs TB Pts
2014 110-31 87 0.79 42 264 .170 23 15 267 14 (0-14) 109
2015 127-35 120 0.94 44 392 .194 19 2 237 27 (4-27) 139.5
2016 109-29 3 0.03 6 23 -.130 21 0 193 0 (0-0) 3.0
Career Totals 346-95 210 0.61 92 679 .174 63 17 697 45 (4-41) 251.5

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