Women's Volleyball

Morgan Heise
Morgan  Heise


Hempstead, Texas

High School:






Trio Of Mustangs Selected To U.S. Collegiate National Team Programs

Heise named to China Tour Roster; Giordano and Hegarty on Indianapolis roster


Four Mustangs To Attend USA Volleyball National Team Tryout


Acker Named MVP At Team Awards Banquet

Team awards were announced at celebration of championship season


Heise Invited To USA Volleyball Coaches Clinic

Two-time conference Libero of the Year to serve as skills demonstrator


Three Mustangs Earn AVCA All-America Honorable Mention Awards

Acker, Giordano and Heise each garner national recognition

2015 (JR): Earned All-America Honorable Mention honors…Named American Athletic Conference Libero of the Year for the second straight season…Selected to All-Southeast Region and All-American Athletic Conference First Team…Set an SMU and conference record with 721 digs, second in the NCAA for the season…Was third in the NCAA with 6.06 digs per set, also a program and conference record…Matched her career-high with 38 digs at Temple (11/22), tying for third all-time in both program and conference history…Also had 36 digs against then-No. 17 Arizona (8/28)…Had at least 20 digs 20 times, including five matches with at least 30…Committed just seven serve-receive errors in 623 attempts (.989)…Named conference Defensive Player of the Week seven times…Also had 82 assists and 19 service aces…Had 15 digs and five assists against Purdue in the NCAA tournament (12/3).

2014 (SO): American Athletic Conference Libero of the Year...All-American Athletic Conference First Team...Set an SMU single-season record with 626 digs...Ranked 25th in the NCAA with 5.13 digs per set...Recorded a career-high 38 digs at Arkansas (9/13), third most in a match at SMU...Also posted the fourth most digs in a match at SMU with 36 in four sets at Connecticut...Eclipsed 20 digs 14 times, including four matches with at least 30 digs...Second on the team with 101 assists...Also had 22 aces and three kills...Named American Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week a league-high four times (9/15, 10/27, 11/3, and 12/1).

2013 (FR): Served as the libero for the Mustangs playing in 31 matches and all 112 sets...Led the team in digs with 406 and digs per set with 3.62 on the season...Earned "Best Libero" honor at SMU Invitational...Had at least 10 digs in 25 matches...Recorded a season-high 24 digs against Cincinnati (11/8)...Notched eight assists twice against San Francisco and UConn...Had six kills on the season...Served up three aces and no errors against Lamar (8/31)...Ended the year ranked 10th in The American in digs.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner for head coach Kin Seiley at Waller High School...Named second team TSWA All-State Libero as a junior...Under Armor Watch List nominee as a senior...Twice named District Player of the Year...Three-time first team All-District selection...Earned All-District honorable mention as a freshman...Led Waller to the state tournament three times, advancing to the regional semifinals as a junior...Served as a team captain...Member of the National Honor Society...Four-time Academic All-District honoree...Earned Academic All-State accolades as a senior.

PERSONAL: Full name is Morgan Alane Heise...Daughter of Robert and Susan Heise...Has two older brothers, Garrett and Clayton, who plays baseball at Sul Ross University...Favorite athlete is Misty May-Treanor...Favorite music is country and rock...Favorite artists are Luke Bryan and George Strait...Previously competed in rodeo...Major is undecided.

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