15 Mekayla Carey
15 Mekayla Carey
Height: 5-11
Year: Junior
Hometown: Stanwood, Mich.
High School: Morley-Stanwood
Position: Middle Hitter
m 32
k/s 2.79
h % .274
a/s 0.09
b/s 0.88
sa/s 0.21
d/s 0.82

2017 (Sophomore): Played in 25 total sets and 13 matches for Ferris State, helped Bulldogs to their fourth consecutive GLIAC Championship Regular Season and Tournament Championship and third consecutive NCAA Regional appearance… had 29 kills and 11 total blocks on the season… had a season best of six kills against Cedarville on 9/1 and against Saginaw Valley State University on 9/30.

2016 (RS Freshman): Played in 75 sets over 25 matches, helped Bulldogs to their third consecutive GLIAC Regular Season and Tournament Championship and second consecutive NCAA Regional Final appearance…totaled 100 kills and 25 total blocks…had a season best eight kills at Wayne State on 10/22…had a season best six total blocks in the same match.

2015 (Freshman): Redshirted in 2015, helped Bulldogs to 2015 GLIAC regular season and tournament championships, as well as an NCAA Tournament Regional Final appearance.

Before Ferris State: Carey teamed up with fellow FSU teammate Kayla Rosman to help Morley-Stanwood achieve success in her prep career. The talented hitter played a variety of roles as the Mohawks won their fourth conference title and third district championship in her career. The all-state pick also received all-conference, all-area and all-region accolades as a prepster under head coach Robin Kozuch. Both Carey and Rosman traveled to Seattle as American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Prep Phenom selections.

The daughter of Dan and Dana Carey, Mekayla also competed in basketball and softball on the high school level.

Recent Games
Nov 3 Northern Michigan W, 3-0
Nov 7 Wisconsin-Parkside W, 3-0
Nov 9 Saginaw Valley State W, 3-0
Nov 10 vs. Davenport W, 3-0
Nov 15 vs. Ashland W, 3-2
Nov 16 vs. Rockhurst (Mo.) L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 32 16
Sets 121 58
Kills 338 157
Kills per set 2.79 2.71
Errors 108 55
Total Attacks 838 406
Hitting Percentage .274 .251
Assists 11 7
Assists per set 0.09 0.12
Service Aces 25 14
Service Errors 45 23
Service Aces per set 0.21 0.24
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 99 56
Digs per set 0.82 0.97
Block Solo 22 14
Block Assist 84 47
Block Total 106 61
Blocks per set 0.88 1.05
Block Errors 2 0
Ball Handling Errors 1 1
Points 427.0 208.5
Points per set 3.5 3.6
Matches started 31 16
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 23 Upper Iowa W, 3-1 1 4 17 5 35 .343 1 1 3 0 3 2 3 1 5 0 21.5
Aug 24 Winona State (Minn.) W, 3-0 1 3 8 2 20 .300 0 5 1 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 13.5
Aug 24 Concordia-St. Paul (Minn.) W, 3-0 1 3 5 2 12 .250 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Aug 25 Hillsdale W, 3-1 1 4 15 9 38 .158 0 1 2 0 6 1 5 0 6 0 19.5
Aug 31 vs. Drury (Mo.) L, 3-1 1 4 14 3 30 .367 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 2 0 16.0
Aug 31 at Florida Southern L, 3-1 1 4 12 3 32 .281 0 2 0 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 15.0
Sep 1 vs. Rollins W, 3-0 1 3 12 1 19 .579 1 0 3 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 13.0
Sep 1 at Tampa L, 3-2 1 5 16 2 36 .389 0 0 4 0 1 1 2 0 3 0 18.0
Sep 7 Wisconsin-Parkside W, 3-0 1 3 9 5 25 .160 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 11.0
Sep 8 Purdue Northwest W, 3-0 1 3 11 2 23 .391 0 3 2 0 1 3 4 0 7 0 19.0
Sep 11 at Northwood W, 3-1 1 4 8 3 29 .172 0 1 3 0 5 1 4 0 5 0 12.0
Sep 14 at Northern Michigan W, 3-0 1 3 8 5 21 .143 1 0 2 0 2 1 1 0 2 0 9.5
Sep 15 at Michigan Tech W, 3-1 1 4 10 3 24 .292 1 0 2 0 2 3 9 0 12 0 17.5
Sep 21 Lake Superior State W, 3-0 1 3 7 4 24 .125 0 2 1 0 2 1 2 0 3 0 11.0
Sep 22 Saginaw Valley State W, 3-1 1 4 15 2 28 .464 1 1 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 16.0
Sep 28 at Davenport W, 3-2 1 5 13 6 33 .212 1 1 1 0 11 1 3 0 4 1 16.5
Sep 29 at Grand Valley State W, 3-1 1 4 10 3 30 .233 0 1 1 0 5 1 1 0 2 0 12.5
Oct 5 Wayne State W, 3-0 1 3 12 2 22 .455 0 1 1 0 3 0 2 0 2 0 14.0
Oct 6 Ashland W, 3-2 1 5 11 4 30 .233 0 0 2 0 4 0 6 0 6 0 14.0
Oct 12 vs. Findlay W, 3-2 1 5 4 8 21 -.190 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 3 0 5.5
Oct 12 vs. Indianapolis W, 3-1 1 4 14 1 33 .394 1 1 1 0 3 0 5 0 5 0 17.5
Oct 13 vs. Drury (Mo.) L, 3-2 - 5 10 6 31 .129 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 10.0
Oct 20 Northwood W, 3-0 1 3 7 3 19 .211 1 1 1 0 5 1 2 0 3 0 10.0
Oct 26 at Saginaw Valley State W, 3-2 1 5 8 5 32 .094 0 0 1 0 2 1 4 0 5 0 11.0
Oct 27 at Lake Superior State W, 3-0 1 3 12 3 26 .346 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 12.0
Nov 2 Michigan Tech W, 3-0 1 3 7 1 17 .353 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Nov 3 Northern Michigan W, 3-0 1 3 9 4 23 .217 1 2 1 0 3 1 5 0 6 0 14.5
Nov 7 Wisconsin-Parkside W, 3-0 1 3 11 1 13 .769 0 0 0 0 2 1 3 0 4 0 13.5
Nov 9 Saginaw Valley State W, 3-0 1 3 6 1 19 .263 0 0 1 0 3 0 4 0 4 0 8.0
Nov 10 vs. Davenport W, 3-0 1 3 12 1 27 .407 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 13.5
Nov 15 vs. Ashland W, 3-2 1 5 15 2 35 .371 1 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 15.0
Nov 16 vs. Rockhurst (Mo.) L, 3-2 1 5 10 6 31 .129 0 1 1 0 3 0 4 1 4 0 13.0
  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
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 25 75 100 1.33 52 311 .154 1 0.01 0 0.00 20 0.27 9 16 25 0.33 117.0 1.6
2017-18 13 25 29 1.16 11 79 .228 3 0.12 0 0.00 2 0.08 1 10 11 0.44 35.0 1.4
2018-19 32 121 338 2.79 108 838 .274 11 0.09 25 0.21 99 0.82 22 84 106 0.88 427.0 3.5
Total 70 221 467 2.11 171 1228 .241 15 0.07 25 0.11 121 0.55 32 110 142 0.64 579.0 2.6
  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 32 121 338 2.79 108 838 .274 11 0.09 25 0.21 99 0.82 22 84 106 0.88 427.0 3.5
Conference 16 58 157 2.71 55 406 .251 7 0.12 14 0.24 56 0.97 14 47 61 1.05 208.5 3.6
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Home 15 50 150 3.00 47 348 .296 5 0.10 18 0.36 43 0.86 10 43 53 1.06 199.5 4.0
Away 9 37 97 2.62 33 263 .243 3 0.08 5 0.14 35 0.95 9 26 35 0.95 124.0 3.4
Neutral 8 34 91 2.68 28 227 .278 3 0.09 2 0.06 21 0.62 3 15 18 0.53 103.5 3.0
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Wins 27 98 276 2.82 88 678 .277 11 0.11 22 0.22 87 0.89 19 76 95 0.97 355.0 3.6
Losses 5 23 62 2.70 20 160 .263 0 0.00 3 0.13 12 0.52 3 8 11 0.48 72.0 3.1
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August 6 22 71 3.23 24 167 .281 1 0.05 9 0.41 17 0.77 5 13 18 0.82 91.5 4.2
September 11 41 119 2.90 36 292 .284 5 0.12 9 0.22 38 0.93 12 32 44 1.07 156.0 3.8
October 8 33 78 2.36 32 214 .215 2 0.06 3 0.09 26 0.79 2 22 24 0.73 94.0 2.8
November 7 25 70 2.80 16 165 .327 3 0.12 4 0.16 18 0.72 3 17 20 0.80 85.5 3.4