Texas outside hitter Micaya White (1) spikes the ball against Baylor in Austin on Sept. 26, 2018. [NICK WAGNER/AMERICAN-STATESMAN]

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All-American outside hitter Micaya White earns the 1,000th kill of her Texas career

Posted October 4th, 2018


On Wednesday, Texas junior outside hitter Micaya White became the 20th player in school history to record 1,000 kills in a career.

White’s milestone moment came during a 19-kill effort in a five-set win at TCU. A two-time All-American, White has now compiled 1,001 kills during her time at Texas.

The placement of White among the Longhorns’ all-time leaders in kills comes with some caveats. Six of the names above White’s played at least a part of their careers during a time when rally scoring to 30 points was used in sets. Side-out scoring was used for nine of the players on the list. White trails 19th-place Paulina Prieto Cerame by four kills, although Prieto Cerame’s 89 kills at Penn State in 2013 are not included.


A Frisco native, White leads Texas this season with her 3.65 kills per set. She was named the Big 12’s offensive player of the week on Monday.

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