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Tyler Henderson
7   Tyler Henderson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Oklahoma City, Okla.

High School:
Heritage Hall School

Height:
5-11

Position:
Outside Hitter

Experience:
3L


12/12/2012

HENDERSON, ADAMS EARN AVCA ALL-AMERICA HONORS

Senior Tyler Henderson makes her third appearance on the All-America team, while senior Jessica Adams earns honorable mention accolades

12/05/2012

Henderson and Adams Named To AVCA All-Midwest Region Squad

Seniors Tyler Henderson and Jessica Adams earn spots on All-Midwest teams

12/03/2012

Tulsa Golden Hurricane Sports Weekly Review

December 3, 2012 . . . Issue #16

11/25/2012

TULSA VOLLEYBALL DRAWS FLORIDA IN FIRST ROUND OF NCAA TOURNAMENT

The Golden Hurricane will face the Gators in Gainesville at 6:30 p.m. on Friday

11/21/2012

Tulsa Volleyball To Close Regular Season With Pair of Friday Tilts

The Golden Hurricane will face Northwestern State and North Dakota State in final tune-ups before the NCAA Tournament

Career at Tulsa:A four-year letterwinner ... three-time AVCA Second Team All-American ... three-time Conference USA Player of the Year (2010, 2011 & 2012) ... one of two players in league history to become a four-time All-Conference USA first team selection ... four-time AVCA All-Midwest Region ... set the NCAA career record for kills in the 25-point rally scoring era... totaled 2,525 kills (5.22 k/s), hits .328, with 50 service aces, 407 digs (0.84 dig/s), 225 blocks (0.46 blk/s) and 2,711.5 total points (5.60 pts/s).

Senior (2012):AVCA Second-Team All-American ... Conference USA Player of the Year ... First-Team All-Conference USA ... AVCA Midwest Region First-Team selection ... totaled 668 kills (5.22 k/s), a .323 attack percentage, 72 blocks (0.56 blk/s), 143 digs (1.12 dig/s) and 741.5 total points (5.79 pts/s) ... led the NCAA in kills and points per set... reached 30 kills in two matches (at Houston, 9/28 and vs. UTEP, 10/12)... named C-USA Player of the Week on Aug. 27, Oct. 15 and Oct. 30... was named AVCA/Sports Imports National Player of the Week on Oct. 16 after averaging 6.94 points per set during the previous week... named to all-tournament teams at the Nike Invitational, Kansas Invitational, and Northern Colorado Classic, where she was named tournament MVP ... led C-USA in kills and points, and ranked four in hitting percentage (.323) ... tallied double-digit kills in 33 matches and 20 or more kills 14 times ... averaged at least 4.00 kills per set in 31 matches, and 5.00 kills per set in 21 matches ... hit above .300 in 20 matches, and above .400 in 12 matches ... tallied two double-doubles... collected 28 kills and hit .558 in a three-set win over Western Michigan (8/24)... tallied 18 kills and a career-high 19 digs against Kansas State (9/13)... recorded 31 kills at Houston (9/28)... tallied 31 kills vs. UTEP (10/12)... collected 18 kills, four service aces and 4.0 blocks against Tulane (10/14)... hit a career-high .700 with 23 kills and four service aces vs. SMU (11/16)... tallied 20 kills, hit .500 and added 3.0 blocks in TU's C-USA Championship triumph over UCF.

Junior (2011): AVCA Second-Team All-American ... Conference USA Player of the Year ... First-Team All-Conference USA ... AVCA Midwest Region First-Team selection ... totaled 593 kills (4.86 k/s), a .353 attack percentage, 40 blocks (0.33 blk/s), 59 digs (0.48 dig/s) and 623.0 total points (5.11 pts/s) ... reached 30 kills in two matches (vs. Illinois, 9/10 and vs. Oklahoma, 12/3) ... named C-USA Player of the Week on Sept. 12, Sept. 19, Nov. 7 and Nov. 21 ... named to all-tournament teams at the Florida State Invitational, Park Inn Hurricane Invitational, Middle Tennessee Invitational and Tar Heel Classic ... led C-USA in kills and points, and ranked second in hitting percentage (.353) ... tallied double-digit kills in 31 matches and 20 or more kills nine times ... averaged at least 4.00 kills per set in 27 matches, and 5.00 kills per set in 16 matches ... hit above .300 in 23 matches, and above .400 in 14 matches ... hit a season-high .655 (20-1-29) with 20 kills, two aces and four digs vs. Texas-Arlington (9/2) ... tallied a season-high 33 kills vs. No. 4 Illinois (9/10), hitting .377, and adding five digs ... recorded 30 kills, hitting .439, in the NCAA Tournament win over Oklahoma (12/3).

Sophomore (2010):2010 AVCA Second-Team All-American ... 2010 Conference USA Player of the Year and All-C-USA First-Team selection ... AVCA Midwest Region First-Team selection ... played in all 34 matches and 114 sets ... led the NCAA averaging 6.23 k/s and 6.67 pts/s, totaling 710 kills, a .348 attack percentage, 12 service aces, 139 digs, 60 blocks and 760.0 points ... her kills-per-set average and total kills set an NCAA record in the era of 25-point sets ... set NCAA and school records and tied a C-USA record with 45 kills at SMU (10/6); added nine digs, four blocks a service ace and hit .470 in the match, totaling 49 points ... recorded at least 12 kills in all 34 matches and eclipsed 20 kills on 21 occasions ... averaged 6.5 k/s or more in 16 matches, including 20-plus kills in 13 three-set matches ... tallied 26 kills and hit .404 at Houston (10/22) ... had 23 kills and hit .372 vs. Houston (11/21) ... posted 21 kills and hit .302 vs. SMU (11/27) ... slammed 26 kills and hi t.435 in the NCAA First Round vs. No. 13 LSU (12/3) ... recorded 24 kills at Oklahoma in the NCAA Second Round (12/4).

Freshman (2009):2009 AVCA Honorable Mention All-America selection ... AVCA All-Midwest Region First Team and Midwest Region Freshman of the Year ... 2009 C-USA Freshman of the Year, and selected to the All-C-USA First Team and C-USA All-Freshman Team ... played in and started all 33 matches and played 120 sets ... named Conference USA Offensive Player of the Week twice ... recorded 554 kills (4.62 per set), along with 66 digs and 53 blocks (13 solo, 40 assists) ... totaled 587.0 points (4.89 per set) ... had 10 matches with 20 or more kills and hit above .400 in nine matches ... had double-digit kills in all but four matches ... recorded a career-high 31 kills, along with four blocks at Southern Miss (11/8) ... tallied 26 kills and hit .489 vs. Stephen F. Austin (9/11) ... had 21 kills, three digs and two blocks vs. Marshall (10/2) ... recorded 26 kills, hit .412 and had three digs and four blocks vs. East Carolina (10/3) ... hit .481 with 13 kills and had two solo blocks vs. Oral Roberts (10/20) ... recorded 26 kills and had five digs vs. Tulane (11/1) ... tallied 25 kills, hit .420 and had three blocks at UCF (11/6) ... recorded 25 kills and hit .304 with 4.0 blocks vs. UAB (11/20) ... had 26 kills and hit .365 vs. Rice (11/22).

High School:A four-year letterwinner at Heritage Hall High School ... helped her team win four straight Class 4A state championships ... as a senior, was named the Class 4A State Championship Most Valuable Player, and was a Little City All-State selection ... also lettered in track and field for four years, where she won the state high jump championship all four years ... as a sophomore, she was honored as the best athlete in a field event at the state track and field championships.

Personal:Born Tyler Cymone Henderson on March 29, 1991 in Oklahoma City, Okla. ... daughter of Karen Henderson ... her biggest sports thrill was winning the 2010 C-USA Championship ... favorite professional volleyball players is Misty May-Treanor ... favorite movie is The Lion King ... favorite TV show is "Gossip Girl" ... hobbies include shopping and dancing ... major is organizational studies.

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Henderson's Career Highs Kills = 45 at SMU (10/6/10) Total Attempts = 83 at SMU (10/6/10) Hitting Percentage = .636 (17-3-22) at UTEP (11/14/10) Digs = 11 vs. Lamar (9/10/10) Assists = 1, 10 times - latest vs. SMU (11/27/10) Aces = 5 at Memphis (9/25/10) Blocks = 5.0, twice - latest vs. Marshall (11/17/10) Points = 49.0 at SMU (10/6/10)