Player - Tetori Dixon - FIVB Volleyball Nations League 2018
Tetori Dixon

Tetori Dixon

Club
Beijing Baic Motor VB Club
Nationality
United States
Birth Date
04/08/1992
Birth Place
Arizona, USA
Height
191 cm
Weight
83 kg

 Name: Tori Dixon

Sport: Volleyball
Discipline(s): Volleyball
Position: Middle
Height: 6-4
Hometown: Burnsville, Minn.
High School: Burnsville (Minnesota) Senior High School
College: University of Minnesota / Sport Management and Communication
World Championship Experience
    2014 FIVB World Championship (Gold)
Personal: Daughter of David and Pamela Dixon...Father David Dixon played 11 seasons in the National Football League and is the second player from New Zealand to compete in the NFL...Majored in sport management at University of Minnesota with a focus on communications.
Most Notable
    Best Blocker at 2016 NORCECA Olympic Qualification TournamentBest Blocker at 2015 FIVB World CupMember of 2014 FIVB World Championship gold-medal team, starting six of the 13 matches and converting 52.2 percent of attacks into points along with a 0.24 ace averageHelped U.S. win the 2015 FIVB World Grand Prix title, starting eight of 14 matches with a 2.61 points per set average and 42.9 kill percentSelected Best Blocker at 2014 Pan American Cup, averaging 0.74 blocks per set
MAJOR INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION:
2017 - FIVB World Grand Prix (5th Place); USA Volleyball Cup vs. Brazil; FIVB World Grand Champions Cup (Bronze)
2016 - NORCECA Olympic Qualification Tournament (Gold)
2015 - USA Volleyball Cup vs. China... FIVB World Grand Prix (Gold)...FIVB World Cup (Bronze)...NORCECA Championship (Gold)
2014 – Montreux Volley Masters (Silver)…Pan American Cup (Silver)…USA Volleyball Cup vs Brazil...FIVB World Grand Prix (5th Preliminary Round)...FIVB World Championship (Gold).Did You Know
    Had heart surgery in 2013 prior to her senior season at the University of Minnesota to enable her to continue playing volleyballAfter successful 2015 FIVB World Cup and 2016 NORCECA Olympic Qualification Tournament and being a prime candidate for spot on 2016 Olympic Games roster, she suffered ACL tear in January 2016 while competing in Japan V-League and missed rest of season. Returned to action in summer of 2017.Father David Dixon played 11 seasons in the National Football League (New England Patriots in 1992, Dallas Cowboys in 1993, Minnesota Vikings 1994-2004) and is the second player from New Zealand to compete in the NFLMother is Pamela Dixon and siblings are brothers Tahi and Kai, and sister ZealinMajored in sport management at the University of Minnesota with a focus on communicationsSelected AVCA All-America First-Team in 2013 as a senior at the University of Minnesota after being a Second-Team selection 2012Competed in the NCAA Division I Sweet 16 in all four years while playing at University of MinnesotaLeading scorer on the U.S. Girls' Youth National Team that captured gold at the 2008 NORCECA Girls' Youth Continental ChampionshipClaimed all-tournament honors in final three seasons competing in the USA Volleyball Girls' Junior National Championships
Tori Dixon's Favorites
Food: Pizza ... Professional Team: Minnesota Vikings .. Athlete: Lebron JamesHobbies and Interests: Exploring, any outdoor activity- tanning, pool, hiking, beach, dogs!

Career

  • Position Middle blocker
  • Selection Olympic (0) - W.C. (25) - Other (111)
  • Current Club Beijing Baic Motor VB Club
  • Spike 306
  • Block 295
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