Stars Bio
#16 | LS
Tylar Grant Image
Height: 5-5
Class: JR
Position: LS
Major: Event & Convention Management
Hometown: Springfield, Mo.
Previous School: Parkview High School
Bios From Other Seasons:2017-18   2015-16   2014-15   

2014-15 – Was a regular in the rotation at outside hitter…Appeared in all 30 matches and played a total of 83 sets…Tied for fourth on team in service aces (13)…Finished the season with 93 kills, 75 digs, 13 service aces and four blocks…Had a breakout performance vs. St. Louis College of Pharmacy when she registered a career-high nine kills…Notched five of her 13 service aces in a single match against Saint Mary at the Avila University Invitational.

Parkview High School – A three-year varsity letterwinner in volleyball at Parkview for Annie Zimmerman…Earned playing time and started at left-side, right-side and middle hitter…Led the Vikings at the net with 35 blocks as a senior…Following senior season, was selected to participate in the Grin Action Classic All-Star volleyball tournament…Participated in club volleyball in the offseason with Xrossfire Volleyball (Tami Murphy) and Club Bear (Barry Wheeler)…Also played basketball as a freshman and sophomore…Academically, was a four-year honor roll student…Member of the Missouri High School Volleyball Coaches Association (MHSVCA) Academic All-State volleyball team four years in a row…Was a member of DECA, served as a volunteer volleyball coach for a middle school league…Logged more than 60 tutoring hours.

About Tylar – Daughter of Marcel Emobla and Annie Grant …Born in Springfield, Mo…Has one sibling (Taylar)…Minoring in marketing.

Career Bests
Kills – 9 – St. Louis College of Pharmacy – 9/18/2014
Attempts – 23 – Waldorf – 10/17/2014
Assists – 1 – Crowley’s Ridge – 10/31/2014
Digs – 9 – Waldorf  – 10/17/2014
Service Aces – 5 – Saint Mary – 9/6/2014
Blocks – 2 – Waldorf – 10/17/2014

2014-158330-23 931.1853390.024 60.0732- 130.219147-
2015-162919-2 250.92888-0.034 20.075- 20.1222-
2016-1711133-17 1271.1894300.088 140.1339- 240.226271-
2017-185717-13 941.6743380.059 40.0733- 80.120165-
Totals:28099-55 3391.227611955.3% 260.09109- 470.1767605-
2014-158330-23 40467 750.9405- 108.01.3
2015-162919-2 20201 240.8112- 28.01
2016-1711133-17 1101126 222232124- 156.51.4
2017-185717-13 21101 1572.828413- 103.51.8
Totals:28099-55 19118815 4781.76564493.3% 3961.4
2016 Volleyball Roster
Roster for 2016 Volleyball Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
1Yonne NasimiyuSROH5-8Nairobi, KenyaRock Bridge High School
2Taylor EdwardsSRDS5-6St. Peters, Mo.Fort Zumwalt East High School
3Darby JonesJROH5-6Kansas City, Mo.Staley High School
6Alexus DieckmannSOOH5-8Cole Camp, Mo.Cole Camp High School
8Danielle CravenJRS5-4Kansas City, Mo.Winnetonka High School
9Danielle KirkSOOH5-9Camarillo, Calif.Newbury Park High School
10Kerri KircherSRMH6-0Richmond, Ind.Northeastern High School
11Halan MannJRMH5-9Blue Springs, Mo.Blue Springs South High School
13Shay WilkersonJRMH5-10Lima, OhioShawnee High School
14Suhey CamposJRL5-2Kansas City, Mo.Winnetonka High School
16Tylar GrantJRLS5-5Springfield, Mo.Parkview High School
17Shelby JohnsonSOMH5-11Nixa, Mo.Nixa High School
18Samantha KnaustFRRS/MH6-1Wentzville, Mo.Fort Zumwalt North High School
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Head Coach
5th season
Luana Fields Image
Grad Assistant
2nd season
Brian Plunkett Image
Volunteer Assistant
2nd season
Rachael Ramirez Image
2nd season
Record: 9-24 Home: 4-6 Away: 1-11 Neutral: 4-7 AMC: 4-8